Sonequa Martin Green, Sasha, “The Walking Dead,” Coming to Louisville!
“I don’t know if I’d be here right now you weren’t so damn stupid!”
Sonequa Martin-Green is a young actress on the rise whose talent has allowed her to work across all mediums in entertainment.
Sonequa is currently starring in AMC’s critically acclaimed series ‘The Walking Dead’ where she portrays ‘Sasha.’ She is also well known for her recurring roles as ‘Tamara’ on ABC’s fan favorite ‘Once Upon A Time’ and ‘Courtney Wells’ on CBS’s Emmy winning drama, ‘The Good Wife.’ Additionally Sonequa made her mark recurring on CBS cop drama ‘NYC 22’ and Lifetime’s ‘Army Wives.’ Her television credits also include ‘Gossip Girl’ and ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent.’
Sonequa received rave reviews for her starring turn in Emily Abt’s Sundance hit ‘Toe To Toe’ in which she played ‘Tosha Spinner,’ a highly driven inner-city high school teenager. She followed up ‘Toe To Toe’ in Victoria Mahoney’s film ‘Yelling to the Sky’ alongside Gabourey Sidibe and Zoe Kravitz.
On stage, Sonequa is best known for her critically acclaimed performances in Des McAnuff’s ‘Fetch Clay Make Man,’ in which she starred as Muhammad Ali’s first wife, ‘Sonji Clay.’ and ‘Outside People’ at the Vineyard Theater.