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David Oyelowo

David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo (pronounced "oh-yeh-lo-wo"), a classically trained stage actor, has quickly become one of Hollywood's most sought-after talents. He was born in Oxford, England, to Nigerian parents; his father, Stephen, worked for an airline company and his mother for the railway. Oyelowo graduated from the London Academy of Music and ...

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Apr 1, 1976 In Oxford, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Joe's Place
Latest Project:
Series Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter 2015-08-02

Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 16 wins & 33 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Interstellar
Poster of Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Poster of Jack Reacher
Poster of Selma
Movie Three Seconds Unknown 2017
Movie A United Kingdom Unknown 2017
Movie 2016 Golden Globe Arrivals Special Unknown 2016
Movie 73rd Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2016
Movie Queen of Katwe Unknown 2016
Movie Nina Unknown 2016
Series Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter Unknown 2015-08-02
Movie Black Knight Decoded Unknown 2015
Movie Star Wars Rebels: Recon Missions Unknown 2015
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 2015
Movie Five Nights in Maine Unknown 2015
Movie Captive Unknown 2015
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Movie The 46th Annual NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2015
Movie The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2015
Series Weekend Ticket Unknown 2015
Movie 72nd Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2015-01-11
Movie A Most Violent Year D.A. Lawrence 2015-01-30
Movie The Oscars Unknown 2015-02-22
Movie 20th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards Unknown 2015-01-15
Movie Interstellar School Principal 2014-11-07
Movie 9 Kisses Himself 2014-12-11
Series Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition Unknown 2014
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Unknown 2014
Movie Selma Unknown 2014
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014
Movie The EE British Academy Film Awards Unknown 2014
Movie 45th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2014
Movie Middle of Nowhere Brian 2014-09-01
Series Star Wars Rebels Agent Kallus 2014-09-26
Series Datzhott Unknown 2014
Movie Default Unknown 2014
Movie Nightingale Unknown 2014
Movie Lee Daniels' The Butler Louis Gaines 2013-08-16
Series Live with Kelly and Michael Unknown 2013
Movie The 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards Unknown 2013-02-23
Movie 44th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2013-02-01
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 2013-09-09
Series The Frame Unknown 2013
Movie 206 Unknown 2013
Movie Complicit Unknown 2013
Movie Jack Reacher: When the Man Comes Around Unknown 2013
Movie Jack Reacher Unknown 2012
Series Teens Wanna Know Unknown 2012-08-23
Movie Red Tails Unknown 2012
Movie Lincoln Unknown 2012-11-16
Movie The Paperboy Yardley Acheman 2012-10-17
Series Oprah's Next Chapter Unknown 2012-01-01
Series Vivir de cine Unknown 2012
Series Oprah: Where Are They Now? Unknown 2012-10-02
Series Songs of Praise Unknown 2011
Movie 96 Minutes Unknown 2011
Movie Rahab Unknown 2011
Series Andrew Young Presents Unknown 2011
Movie Joe's Place Unknown 2011
Series Good Day L.A. Unknown 2011
Series The Big Picture Unknown 2011-03-29
Movie Rise of the Planet of the Apes Unknown 2011-08-05
Movie The Help Unknown 2011-08-10
Series The Talk Unknown 2010-10-18
Series Five Days Unknown 2010
Movie Change in the Wind Unknown 2010
Movie Blood and Oil Unknown 2010
Series Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Movie Big Guy Unknown 2009
Series Glenn Martin DDS Unknown 2009-08-17
Movie Small Island Unknown 2009
Movie Rage Unknown 2009
Series The Good Wife Unknown 2009-09-22
Series The Passion Unknown 2008
Movie Sweet Nothing in My Ear Unknown 2008
Movie A Raisin in the Sun Unknown 2008
Movie Who Do You Love Unknown 2008
Series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Unknown 2008
Movie The Last King of Scotland Unknown 2007-01-19
Movie Spooks Interactive Unknown 2007
Series British Film Forever Himself 2007-07-28
Movie Graham & Alice Unknown 2006
Movie Shoot the Messenger Unknown 2006-04-26
Movie As You Like It Unknown 2006
Movie Born Equal Unknown 2006
Movie The World's Greatest Actor Unknown 2006-03-12
Series The Gil Mayo Mysteries Unknown 2006
Movie American Blend Unknown 2006
Movie The Best Man Unknown 2006-01-19
Movie Derailed Unknown 2005
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Series Robot Chicken Unknown 2005-02-20
Movie A Sound of Thunder Unknown 2005
Movie End of the Line Unknown 2004
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Series MI-5 Unknown 2004
Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Tomorrow La Scala! Unknown 2002
Series RI:SE Unknown 2002-04-29
Series Richard & Judy Unknown 2001-11-26
Movie Circles Unknown 2001
Movie Dog Eat Dog Unknown 2001
Series Breakfast Unknown 2000-10-02
Series Brothers and Sisters Unknown 1998
Series Maisie Raine Unknown 1998-07-28
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series As Time Goes By Unknown 1997
Series E! Live from the Red Carpet Unknown 1995-03-27
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Film 2016 Unknown 1971-11-16
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14