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David Oyelowo

David Oyelowo (pronounced - "oh-yellow-oh"), is a classically trained stage actor who has quickly become one of Hollywood's most sought-after talents. He graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), and received the "Scholarship for Excellence" from Nicholas Hytner in 1998. David starred as Martin Luther King Jr. in ...

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Apr 1, 1976 In Oxford, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Andrew Young Presents
Latest Project:
Series Robot Chicken 2018-03-13

Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 18 wins & 39 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Queen of Katwe
Poster of Nightingale
Poster of Selma
Poster of A United Kingdom
Movie Rahab Cen 2019
Movie Chaos Walking Unknown 2019
Movie Jack Reacher Unknown 2019
Movie Only You None 2019
Movie Circles None 2019
Series Brothers and Sisters Unknown 2019
Movie Gringo Harold Soyinka 2018-03-09
Series Les Misérables Unknown 2018
Movie Jay Z: Family Feud ft. Beyoncé None 2018-01-04
Series Robot Chicken Unknown 2018-03-13
Movie The Cloverfield Paradox Kiel 2018-02-04
Movie A Wrinkle in Time The It 2018-03-09
Movie The 71st Annual Tony Awards Himself - Presenter 2017-06-11
Movie The Making of an Icon Mann Salute to Sidney Poitier Himself 2017-07-24
Movie The Oscars Unknown 2017-02-26
Movie 32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards Himself - Presenter 2017-02-25
Series The Envelope Unknown 2017-02-08
Movie Waiting for Hassana Unknown 2017
Series WGN Morning News Unknown 2017
Movie Nina Unknown 2016
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 2016
Series Lorraine Unknown 2016
Movie A United Kingdom Unknown 2016
Movie 2016 Golden Globe Arrivals Special Unknown 2016-01-10
Movie The 24th Annual Movieguide Awards Unknown 2016-02-22
Movie After the Storm Unknown 2016-09-01
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2016
Movie 13th Unknown 2016-10-07
Movie 73rd Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2016-01-10
Series The Lion Guard Unknown 2016-01-15
Movie Queen of Katwe Robert Katende 2016-09-30
Movie Five Nights in Maine Unknown 2015
Movie Black Knight Decoded Unknown 2015
Movie The Oscars Unknown 2015-02-22
Series Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter Unknown 2015-08-02
Movie Nightingale Peter Snowden 2015-05-29
Series The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Unknown 2015-09-08
Movie Captive Brian Nichols 2015-09-18
Series National Endowment for the Arts: United States of Arts Unknown 2015-09-25
Movie The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2015-09-20
Movie Star Wars: Rebels - Recon Missions Agent Kallus 2015-03-26
Series The Late Late Show with James Corden Unknown 2015-03-23
Movie Selma: Filmmaker Q&A Unknown 2015
Movie Selma Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 2015-01-09
Movie 20th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards Unknown 2015-01-15
Movie A Most Violent Year D.A. Lawrence 2015-01-30
Movie The 46th Annual NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2015-02-06
Movie 72nd Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2015-01-11
Series The Talk Unknown 2014
Movie The Butler: Gag Reel Unknown 2014
Series The View Unknown 2014
Movie Default Unknown 2014
Movie 45th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2014-02-22
Movie Middle of Nowhere Brian 2014-09-01
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Series Star Wars: Rebels Unknown 2014-09-26
Movie Interstellar School Principal 2014-11-07
Series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Unknown 2014-12-21
Movie 9 Kisses Himself 2014-12-11
Series Off Camera with Sam Jones Unknown 2014-02-06
Movie The EE British Academy Film Awards Unknown 2014-02-16
Series Weekend Ticket Unknown 2013-03-11
Series The Frame Unknown 2013-04-09
Movie The Butler: An American Story Unknown 2013
Series Datzhott Unknown 2013
Movie Complicit Edward Ekubo 2013-02-17
Movie The 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards Unknown 2013-02-23
Movie Jack Reacher: When the Man Comes Around Himself 2013-05-07
Series Good Day L.A. Unknown 2013
Movie 44th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2013-02-01
Movie Lee Daniels' The Butler Louis Gaines 2013-08-16
Movie 206 Man 2013-09-18
Series Songs of Praise Unknown 2013
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 2013-09-09
Movie The Paperboy Unknown 2012
Series Steve Harvey Unknown 2012-09-04
Series Larry King Now Unknown 2012-07-17
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 2012-01-09
Series Oprah's Next Chapter Unknown 2012-01-01
Series Teens Wanna Know Unknown 2012-08-23
Movie Red Tails Joe 'Lightning' Little 2012-01-20
Series Oprah: Where Are They Now? Unknown 2012-10-02
Series Vivir de cine Unknown 2012-10-26
Movie Lincoln Unknown 2012-11-16
Movie 96 Minutes Duane 2011-10-14
Movie Rise of the Planet of the Apes Steven Jacobs 2011-08-05
Series The Big Picture Unknown 2011-02-01
Movie The Help Unknown 2011-08-10
Movie Joe's Place Unknown 2011
Series Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Movie Change in the Wind Benjamin Mays 2010-08-24
Movie Blood and Oil Unknown 2010
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2010
Series Andrew Young Presents Unknown 2010
Movie Rage Homer 2009-11-09
Series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Unknown 2009
Series The Good Wife Unknown 2009-09-22
Movie Big Guy Unknown 2009
Movie Small Island Unknown 2009
Series Glenn Martin DDS Unknown 2009-08-17
Movie Sweet Nothing in My Ear Leonard Grisham 2008-04-20
Series The Passion Unknown 2008
Movie Who Do You Love Unknown 2008
Movie A Raisin in the Sun Unknown 2008
Movie Spooks Interactive Unknown 2007
Series Five Days Unknown 2007
Movie Five Days: Revised Final Episode Matt Wellings 2007-09-10
Movie The Last King of Scotland Dr. Junju 2007-01-19
Movie Five Days: Making Five Days Himself / Matt Wellings 2007-09-10
Series British Film Forever Unknown 2007-07-28
Movie As You Like It Orlando De Boys 2007-09-21
Movie The 12th Satellite Awards Himself - Winner 2007-12-16
Movie The World's Greatest Actor Unknown 2006-03-12
Movie The Best Man Unknown 2006-01-19
Movie Shoot the Messenger Unknown 2006
Series The Gil Mayo Mysteries Unknown 2006-03-12
Series Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition Unknown 2006-09-30
Movie Born Equal Yemi 2006-12-17
Movie Graham & Alice Unknown 2006
Movie American Blend Mercury 2006-03-26
Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2005
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie It's a Boy! Joseph 2005-11-27
Movie Derailed Unknown 2005-11-11
Movie A Sound of Thunder Payne 2005-09-02
Movie End of the Line Unknown 2004
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Series MI-5 Unknown 2003-07-22
Series Richard & Judy Unknown 2003
Series RI:SE Unknown 2002-04-29
Movie Tomorrow La Scala! Unknown 2002
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 2001
Movie Dog Eat Dog CJ 2001-12-07
Series Breakfast Unknown 2000-10-02
Series As Time Goes By Unknown 2000
Series Maisie Raine Unknown 1998
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 1995
Series E! Live from the Red Carpet Unknown 1995-03-27
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Film 2017 Unknown 1971-11-16
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14