Janeshia Adams-Ginyard is an established and extremely talented stunt woman and actress, making a name for herself through her unparalleled dedication and skills. She was a member of the 2006-2007 U.S. National Bobsled team as a brakeman and professional wrestler for WOW Women of Wrestling as the superhero, “Frost: the Olympian,” a character based on her experience as a bobsledder. Janeshia is an alumna of the University of California, Berkeley with a Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics and a minor in African-American Studies with an emphasis on Caribbean Culture.
Janeshia executes two separate roles in Marvel Studios’ film, Black Panther. She was one of the main eight Dora Milaje, the all-female special forces who serve as the Black Panther’s personal bodyguards and the stunt double for Danai Gurira’s character, Okoye. She reprises her role as stunt double for Danai in Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War. Janeshia is featured in the Lexus Black Panther commercial, “Long Live the King.” And she is also the stunt double for Aisha Hinds on Fox’s new hit drama “9-1-1”. Janeshia is fluent in American Sign-Language and trained in Taekwondo. Very active in her faith, she founded “Hyphy 4 Christ”, an entertainment organization determined to inspire, encourage, and motivate through faith-based content.