Ms Florence Kasumba, Ugandan-born, German actress, is currently filming her new role as a Tatort investigator, alongside Maria Furtwängler as part of the new team in Göttingen.
In the NDR-produced “Tatort: Born to Die” Kasumba will play a dominant investigator with the name Anaïs Schmitz.
Kasumba, who grew up in Essen, studied in the Netherlands and began her career as a musical actress, has been on television and in the cinema for more than twenty years.
According to Ugandan Embassy in Berlin, The 41-year-old, who loves Chinese martial arts, has worked in Hollywood in some of the most successful blockbusters of recent years. She starred in “Captain America: Civil War” and the acclaimed “Black Panther”, currently she is also featured in “Avengers: Infinity War”.
Kasumba will be lending her voice to Shenzi, one of the hyenas in Disney’s live-action remake of their classic film, The Lion King, coming to cinemas in Summer 2019.