Adepero Oduye

Biography

Adepero Oduye hails from Brooklyn, New York City by way of Nigeria. She is a graduate of Cornell University; and has studied acting with Wynn Handman, Austin Pendleton, and Susan Batson. Her name is pronounced "Add-eh-pair-o Oh-due-yay."

Her theatre credits include Danai Gurira's play E...

11 titles Acting

6.1

Galveston

2018 · Loraine

7.4

Widows

2018 · Breechelle

4.5

The Dinner

2017 · Nina

5.3

Geostorm

2017 · Eni Adisa

7.8

The Big Short

2015 · Kathy Tao

6.2

Emily & Tim

2015 · Meg (Segment 5)

8.1

12 Years a Slave

2013 · Eliza

5.6

Steel Magnolias

2012 · Annelle

7.2

Pariah

2011 · Alike

7.2

Half Nelson

2006 · Crack Smoker

6.9

On the Outs

2004 · Adepero