Sonequa Martin-Green


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Sonequa Martin-Green (born March 21, 1985) is an American actress and producer. She is best known for her television role as Sasha Williams on The Walking Dead, a role she played from 2012 to 2017. Before that, she had starred in several independent films before gaining her first recurring role as Courtney Wells on The Good Wife. Later, she had ... See full bio »

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Star Trek: Discovery Michael Burnham / Cmdr. Michael Burnham
(2017-2021)
The Walking Dead Sasha Williams
(2012-2020)
Space Jam: A New Legacy Kamiyah James
(2021)
(2013)

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 2017-2021 Star Trek: Discovery (TV Series)
Michael Burnham / Cmdr. Michael Burnham
- All Is Possible (2021) ... Michael Burnham
- Choose to Live (2021) ... Michael Burnham
- Anomaly (2021) ... Michael Burnham
- Kobayashi Maru (2021) ... Michael Burnham
- That Hope Is You, Part 2 (2021) ... Michael Burnham
 2020-2021 Star Trek: Discovery Logs (TV Series short)
Michael Burnham / Captain Michael Burnham
- Personal Log//////Michael Burnham (2021) ... Captain Michael Burnham (voice)
- Personal Log//////Michael Burnham (2021) ... Michael Burnham (voice)
- Personal Log//////Michael Burnham (2020) ... Michael Burnham (voice)
- Personal Log//////Michael Burnham (2020) ... Michael Burnham (voice)
- Personal Log//////Michael Burnham (2020) ... Michael Burnham (voice)
 2021 Space Jam: A New Legacy
Kamiyah James
 2021 Invincible (TV Series)
Green Ghost
- It's About Time (2021) ... Green Ghost (voice)
 2020 Fast and Furious Crossroads (Video Game)
Vienna (voice)
 2020 The Outside Story
Isha
 2019 Holiday Rush
Roxy Richardson
 2012-2018 The Walking Dead (TV Series)
Sasha Williams
- What Comes After (2018) ... Sasha Williams
- The First Day of the Rest of Your Life (2017) ... Sasha Williams
- Something They Need (2017) ... Sasha Williams
- The Other Side (2017) ... Sasha Williams
- Bury Me Here (2017) ... Sasha Williams (credit only)
 2018 Wed-Locked (TV Series)
Martine
 2017 Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (TV Series)
Pirate Maria
- At the End of the Worlds (2017) ... Pirate Maria (voice)
- Mr. Rippen (2017) ... Pirate Maria (voice)
 2016-2017 New Girl (TV Series)
Rhonda
- Rumspringa (2017) ... Rhonda
- Jeff Day (2016) ... Rhonda
 2014 On the Bridge (Short)
Laura
 2014 Shockwave: Darkside
Private Lang
 2013 Once Upon a Time (TV Series)
Tamara
- The Heart of the Truest Believer (2013) ... Tamara
- And Straight on 'til Morning (2013) ... Tamara
- Second Star to the Right (2013) ... Tamara
- The Evil Queen (2013) ... Tamara
- Lacey (2013) ... Tamara
 2012 NYC 22 (TV Series)
Michelle Terry
- Ransom (2012) ... Michelle Terry (as Sonequa Martin)
- Crossing the Rubicon (2012) ... Michelle Terry (as Sonequa Martin)
- Thugs and Lovers (2012) ... Michelle Terry (as Sonequa Martin)
- Firebomb (2012) ... Michelle Terry (as Sonequa Martin)
- Pilot (2012) ... Michelle Terry (as Sonequa Martin)
 2011 Da Brick (TV Movie)
Rachel (as Sonequa Martin)
 2011 Gossip Girl (TV Series)
Joanna
- The Jewel of Denial (2011) ... Joanna (as Sonequa Martin)
 2009-2011 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Courtney Wells
- Closing Arguments (2011) ... Courtney Wells (as Sonequa Martin)
- VIP Treatment (2010) ... Courtney Wells (as Sonequa Martin)
- Cleaning House (2010) ... Courtney Wells (as Sonequa Martin)
- Unplugged (2010) ... Courtney Wells (as Sonequa Martin)
- Heart (2010) ... Courtney Wells (as Sonequa Martin)
 2011 Yelling to the Sky
Jojo Parker (as Sonequa Martin)
 2010 Star Trek Online (Video Game)
Michael Burnham (voice)
 2009 Army Wives (TV Series)
Kanessa Jones
- Shrapnel and Alibis (2009) ... Kanessa Jones (as Sonequa Martin)
- Need to Know Basis (2009) ... Kanessa Jones (as Sonequa Martin)
- Duty to Inform (2009) ... Kanessa Jones (as Sonequa Martin)
 2009 Rivers Wash Over Me
Shawna King (as Sonequa Martin)
 2009 Toe to Toe
Tosha (as Sonequa Martin)
 2008 Blind Thoughts
Jenna Lopez (as Sonequa Martin)
 2008 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Kiana Richmond
- Legacy (2008) ... Kiana Richmond (as Sonequa Martin)
 2007 I-Can-D (Short)
VJ (as Sonequa Martin)
 2005 Not Quite Right (Video)
Coco Delight (as Sonequa Martin)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: "Major Barbara" by George Bernard Shaw - playing Barbara, at the Allen Bales Theatre, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama (as Sonequa Martin) See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Instagram | Twitter

Alternate Names:

Sonequa Martin

Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)

Spouse:

Kenric Green  (1 child)

Children:

Green II, Kenric Justin

Parents:

Martin, Vera | Martin, Charles
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Personal Quote:

I have stage combat training from college, which is drastically different than fighting for the screen, but I do enjoy that kind of stuff. See more »

Trivia:

She was the salutatorian of her high school. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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