Sonequa Martin-Green

Sonequa Martin-Green was born in Russellville, Alabama. She had initially planned to become a psychologist before deciding to pursue a career in acting when she was in the tenth grade. After graduating from the University of Alabama in 2007 with a degree in theatre, Sonequa is an American actress and producer. Martin-Green is best known for her television role as Sasha Williams in The Walking Dead (2012 - 2017) and as Tamara in Once Upon a Time (2013). Prior to this, she had starred in several independent films before gaining her first recurring role as Courtney Wells on The Good Wife (2009 - 2011). She plays the lead role as Michael Burnham in the series Star Trek: Discovery 2017.

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Cast Credits

After Trek (2017)
Guest starring as Sonequa Martin-Green (2 episodes)
Star Trek: Discovery (2017)
Starring as Michael Burnham (9 episodes)
The One Show (2015)
Guest starring as Sonequa Martin-Green
Lip Sync Battle (2015)
Guest starring as Sonequa Martin-Green
Once Upon a Time (2011)
Guest starring as Tamara (8 episodes)
Talking Dead (2011)
Guest starring as Sonequa Martin-Green (5 episodes)
The Talk (2011)
Guest starring as Sonequa Martin-Green
New Girl (2011)
Guest starring as Rhonda (2 episodes)
The Walking Dead (2010)
Starring as Sasha Williams (29 episodes)
Guest starring as Sasha Williams (8 episodes)
The Good Wife (2009)
Guest starring as Courtney Wells (7 episodes)
  • Episode 2x05: VIP Treatment (Oct 26, 2010)
  • Episode 2x04: Cleaning House (Oct 19, 2010)
  • Episode 1x21: Unplugged (May 11, 2010)
  • Episode 1x17: Heart (Mar 16, 2010)
  • Episode 1x16: Fleas (Mar 9, 2010)
  • Episode 1x09: Threesome (Nov 24, 2009)
  • Episode 1x05: Crash (Oct 20, 2009) [Co-Star]
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