A dynamic performer, actress and spokesmodel with distinctive style and quick wit, Africa Miranda won the hearts of many across the US and around the globe as the breakout star of Bravo TV’s The New Atlanta. Fans fell in love with her witty personality and of course her fabulous head of hair, but also her down to earth girl next door appeal. On The New Atlanta Africa was shown developing her multiple projects, juggling the demands of her growing career and navigating the delicate balance between ambition and success versus love and relationships. Viewers immediately picked up that she is a fast talker, with a dry sense of humor. She is cerebral, and says: “I’m always in my feelings,” willing to show her fears, struggles, successes or failures.
After appearing on The New Atlanta, Africa was named the first ever Brand Ambassador for international hair care company Creme of Nature. Having already been the face of their previous Argan Oil from Morocco campaign, the brand recognized Africa’s connection with their consumers and felt she was a perfect fit. As Brand Ambassador she represented the company in various capacities including special appearances, hosting social media chats, and speaking at events and on panels.
Africa’s attention grabbing hair, great personal style, and sparkling personality have made her an in demand beauty expert and event host, with features on Arise TV and also WomensWearDaily.com during New York Fashion Week. Whether she is representing major brands or giving her take on hair trends and celeb style, Africa is able to bring her brand of “accessible glamour” to any setting. She is also creating buzz with her Girls with Curls and Hairnista “Hey Girl Hey” Meet-up events, which pop up in different U.S. and international cities to celebrate women and their beauty. These events have been featured on essence.com, MadameNoire, TheYBF, and more.
Currently residing in New York City, Africa was born in Boston, Massachusetts, of Cape Verdean descent, and grew up in Montgomery, Alabama. She is an avid social media buff and stays connected with her fans via her YouTube page also known as “Africa TV” and her official website and lifestyle blog africamiranda.com. A seasoned live performer, Africa has graced stages from Atlanta, Georgia to Abuja, Nigeria, captivating audiences with her dynamic presence and thrilling stage show.
A little bit Diana Ross, a little bit Audrey Hepburn, Africa has truly established herself as “the one to watch.”