Diop in 2016
|Born||February 6, 1988|
Anna Diop (born February 6, 1988) is a Senegalese-American actress. She is most known her role as DC Comics superheroine Starfire on the DC Universe television series Titans. Prior to Titans, she also starred in the short-lived series The Messengers (2015) and 24: Legacy (2017). In 2019, she appeared in Jordan Peele's horror film Us.
Diop was born in Senegal, but moved to the United States at the age of six. In 2006, she made her television debut, frequently appearing on Everybody Hates Chris. In the following years, she guest starred on Lincoln Heights, Whitney, and Touch. Diop had a role in the 2013 film The Moment. In 2015, Diop starred as Rose Arvale in the short-lived supernatural drama series The Messengers. Later that year, she appeared in the thriller series Quantico and was cast in a recurring role on the drama series Greenleaf. In 2017, Diop was a series regular in the series 24: Legacy. In the DC Universe superhero series Titans (2018–), Diop plays the alien superhero Kory Anders/Starfire. In 2018, Diop was cast in the horror film Us directed by Jordan Peele.
|2006-2008||Everybody Hates Chris||Diedra||Recurring role, 4 episodes|
|2007||Lincoln Heights||Sharon||Episode: "Suspicion"|
|2011||Second Date Roxy||Layla Tase||Short film|
|Whitney||Waitress||Episode: "First Date"|
|2013||Touch||Lila James||Episode: "Perfect Storm"|
|While Expecting Cassius||Angela||Short film|
|Double Negative||Laila||Short film|
|2015||The Messengers||Rose Arvale||Series regular, 13 Episodes|
|Quantico||Mia||Episodes: "Found" and "Over"|
|2016||Greenleaf||Isabel||Recurring role, 9 episodes|
|Message from the King||Becca||Film|
|2017||24: Legacy||Nicole Carter||Main role|
|The Keeping Hours||Kate||Film|
|2018–present||Titans||Koriand'r / Kory Anders / Starfire||Main role|
|TBA||Something About Her||Anna|
- "Anna Diop Talks The Messengers". Essence. Retrieved 25 January 2016.
- "The Moment". 20 June 2014. Retrieved 25 January 2016.
- Tambay A. Obenson (4 August 2014). "Anna Diop & Craig Frank Will Be Among Angels of the Apoca - Shadow and Act". Shadow and Act. Archived from the original on 16 November 2014. Retrieved 25 January 2016.
- Erik Pedersen. "Barry Rothbart Collars 'Downward Dog' Gig; Anna Diop Joins OWN Drama Greenleaf". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 25 January 2016.
- Nellie Andreeva. "24: Legacy Casts Anna Diop As Series Regular". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 17 February 2016.
- Tambay A. Obenson (17 February 2016). "Anna Diop Joins Corey Hawkins in 24 Reboot". Shadow and Act. Archived from the original on 18 February 2016. Retrieved 17 February 2016.
- Andreeva, Nellie. "Titans: Anna Diop Cast As Starfire In Live-Action Series For DC Digital Service". Deadline Hollywood.
- N'Duka, Amanda (July 19, 2018). "Jordan Peele's 'Us' Adds Yahya Abdul-Mateen II And Anna Diop To Cast". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 5, 2019.