Chiwetel Ejiofor

Biography

Chiwetelu Umeadi "Chiwetel" Ejiofor was born on 10 July 1977 in Forest Gate, London. He attended London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, but had to leave after a year after receiving the roll of Ens, in Steven Spielberg's historical drama, "Amistad". For his first leading film role in Dirty Pretty...

33 titles Acting

The Lion King

2019 · Scar (voice)

5.1

Sherlock Gnomes

2018 · Watson (Voice)

5.8

Mary Magdalene

2018 · Peter

Tonight at Noon

2017 · Lee

7.5

Doctor Strange

2016 · Baron Karl Mordo

6.3

Triple 9

2016 · Michael Atwood

6.0

Z for Zachariah

2015 · John Loomis

6.3

Secret in Their Eyes

2015 · Ray

8.0

The Martian

2015 · Venkat Kapoor

6.0

Savannah

2013 · Christmas Moultrie

8.1

12 Years a Slave

2013 · Solomon Northup

6.3

Phil Spector

2013 · Mock Prosecutor

6.1

Half of a Yellow Sun

2013 · Odenigbo

6.4

Salt

2010 · Darryl Peabody

5.8

2012

2009 · Adrian Helmsley

6.3

Endgame

2009 · President Thabo Mbeki

6.8

Redbelt

2008 · Mike Terry

7.4

Talk to Me

2007 · Dewey Hughes

7.8

American Gangster

2007 · Huey Lucas

7.9

Children of Men

2006 · Luke

7.6

Inside Man

2006 · Detective Bill Mitchell

7.9

Serenity

2005 · The Operative

6.9

Four Brothers

2005 · Victor Sweet

7.1

Kinky Boots

2005 · Lola

5.8

Slow Burn

2005 · Ty Trippin

6.9

Red Dust

2004 · Alex Mpondo

5.3

She Hate Me

2004 · Frank Wills

6.5

Melinda and Melinda

2004 · Ellis Moonsong

7.6

Love Actually

2003 · Peter

6.5

Twelfth Night, or What You Will

2003 · Orsino

7.4

Dirty Pretty Things

2002 · Okwe

5.9

It Was an Accident

2000 · Nicky Burkett

6.9

G:MT Greenwich Mean Time

1999 · Rix

7.3

Amistad

1997 · Ens. James Covey

6.9

Deadly Voyage

1996 · Ebow