According to Deadline, British actress Shivaani Gha joined the cast to play Safiyah, in Batwoman‘s second season. Gha has been tapped for a recurring role.
Safiyah, the fiercely protective ruler of a small community on the island of Coryana. A woman with as many enemies as aliases, she is compassionate and charismatic with both physical and psychological prowess. She is beloved by her people and will stop at nothing to protect what’s hers. No one goes unnoticed by Safiyah, specifically when it comes to those who have encountered the Desert Rose.
Shivaani Ghai is known for her role in “Dominion” and “London Has Fallen”. She is repped by Buchwald, Grandview and Denton Brierley in the UK.
Batwoman returns in 2021 on The CW.
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