Uganda has always been known for all the bad things like Corruption, Over consumption of alcohol to mention but a few. However today here is another reason to brag about the pearl of Africa as we feature in our own Florence Kasumba, the one talent driving us higher in the Entertainment industry more film industry in particular.

Florence Kasumba (born 26 October 1976) is a German Ugandan actress. Other than acting in German and Dutch films, she is known for playing the part of Ayo in Captain America: Civil War, a role she will reprise in the upcoming Black Panther.

She has also played Senator Acantha in Wonder Woman and the Wicked Witch of the East in the NBC television series Emerald City.

EMERALD CITY — “The Beast Forever” Episode 101– Pictured: (l-r) Adria Arjona as Dorothy, Florence Kasumba as Wicked Witch Of The East — (Photo by: David Lukacs/NBC)

Florence was once nominated for the Black Entertainment Film Fashion Television & Arts Award (BET MOVIE AWARDS) for International Rising Star in 2016, against Lupita Nyong’o, John Boyega and Lisa Awuku. Kasumba is due to appear alongside Nyong’o in Black Panther, with both their characters being members of the Dora Milaje.

 

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