Anna Diop Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06 Oct, 2020
Facts of Anna Diop
Date of Birth: 1988 , February-6
Age: 32 years old
Birth Nation: Senegal
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Anna Diop
Birth Name Anna Diop
Nationality Senegalese, American
Birth Place/City Dakar, Senegal
Profession Actress
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Married No
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies Lincoln Heights, Everybody Hates Chris, The Messengers, Quantico, Greenleaf, 24: Legacy, Bosch, Titans
TV Show The Moment, Message from the King, The Keeping Hours, Us
Siblings 1
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Anna Diop is a Senegalese-born American screen actress most known for playing the superhero Starfire in the television adaptation of the characters introduced in DC Comics, Titans.   

How Old is Anna Diop? What is her Height?

Anna Diop was born on February 6, 1988, in Dakar, Senegal. Her family moved to the United States when she was 6 and she grew up in Houston, Texas. As of October 2020, she is 32 years old and is billed as standing at 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 meters). She has a younger brother, Kareem Diop.  

Diop is a trained martial artist adept at disciplines like Muay Thai and Kickboxing, which lends itself nicely to her roles in action television shows.  

Career

Anna moved to Los Angeles, California, at age 17 to pursue an acting career. Wanting to initially pursue a career in journalism and lacking any sort of formal acting training, Diop, nonetheless, landed her first on-screen role as Diedra in the sitcom Everybody Hates Chris.  

She went on to have a guest appearance in the episode "Suspicion" of the ABC family drama series Lincoln Heights. Following a similar trend, Diop had a string of guest appearances in shows like the NBC sitcom Whitney. the NBC crime-drama series Southland, and the Fox thriller series Touch.

Diop made her feature film debut in 2013 as Hawa in the psychological thriller The Moment.    

Diop's first starring role in a television show was The CW supernatural mystery drama series The Messengers where she played Rose Arvale. Other notable television appearances include her recurring roles as Mia in the ABC thriller series Quantico and Isabel in the OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network) mystery drama series Greenleaf.

Anna Diop with Corey Hawkins on 24: Legacy SOURCE: Town & Country Magazine

 In 2016, Diop once again found herself in a starring role, this time as Nicole Carter in the Fox spin-off of the popular action-drama series 24, 24: Legacy. The series only ran for two seasons from February 5 to April 17, 2017, before being canceled.  

She is perhaps most well-known for her portrayal of the superhero Koriand'r / Kory Anders / Starfire in the DC Universe/HBO Max superhero series Titans. She stars alongside  Brenton ThwaitesTeagan Croft, Curran Walters, and Minka Kelly, among others. 

On the big screens, Diop has been seen in movies like 2016's Message from the King, 2017's The Keeping Hours, and 2019's Us.   

Estimated to Have a Net Worth of $1 Million

Anna Diop is estimated to have a net worth of around $1 million as of October 2020. Her wealth comes from her career as a screen actress including salary from television and movie contracts, media appearances, and brand recognition.

Anna Diop as Starfire on Titans SOURCE: Heroic Hollywood

The 32-year-old Senegalese-born actress is most known for her television work in such shows as The CW's The Messengers, Fox's 24: Legacy, and DC Universe/HBO Max's Titans.    

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