Sonequa Martin-Green (born March 21, 1985 in Russellville, Alabama) is an American actress.
She currently stars on the latest iteration of the Star Trek franchise —Star Trek: Discovery— in the lead role of Michael Burnham. Martin-Green's casting makes her the second black and female lead of a Star Trek title, and her character is the second in the franchise's history to not start as a ship's captain.note
She is married to her Walking Dead co-star, Kenric Green.
- Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021) as Savannah James
- Army Wives (2009) as Kanessa Jones (3 episodes)
- The Good Wife (2009 — 2011) as Courtney Wells (8 episodes)
- NYC 22 (2012) as Michelle Terry (5 episodes)
- The Walking Dead (2012 — 2017) as Sasha Williams
- New Girl (2012 — 2013) as Rhonda (2 episodes)
- Once Upon a Time (2013) as Tamara (7 episodes)
- Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (2017) as Pirate Maria (voice, 2 episodes)
- Star Trek: Discovery (2017 — present) as Michael Burnham
- Invincible (2021) (2021) as Green Ghost (voice, 1 episode)