David Oyelowo

Biography

David Oyelowo was born in Oxford in 1976. His family originates from Nigeria. David studied Theatre Studies for A level and his teacher suggested he should become an actor. After A levels David enrolled for a year on an Art foundation course. In December 2000 David became the first black actor to pl...

35 titles Acting

Chaos Walking

2020 · Aaron

4.2

A Wrinkle in Time

2018 · The It (voice)

5.6

The Cloverfield Paradox

2018 · Kiel

6.1

Gringo

2018 · Harold Soyinka

6.8

A United Kingdom

2016 · Seretse Khama

7.4

Queen of Katwe

2016 · Robert Katende

4.5

Five Nights in Maine

2016 · Sherwin

5.3

Nina

2016 · Clifton Henderson

5.4

Captive

2015 · Brian Nichols

6.4

Nightingale

2015 · Peter Snowden

8.6

Interstellar

2014 · Principal

4.3

Default

2014 ·

7.5

Selma

2014 · Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

7.0

A Most Violent Year

2014 · D.A. Lawrence

7.2

The Butler

2013 · Louis Gaines

6.4

Complicit

2013 · Edward Ekubo

5.9

Red Tails

2012 · Joe 'Lightning' Little

6.4

Middle of Nowhere

2012 · Brian

5.8

The Paperboy

2012 · Yardley Acheman

7.4

Lincoln

2012 · Corporal Ira Clark

7.0

Jack Reacher

2012 · Emerson

8.1

The Help

2011 · Preacher Green

5.7

96 Minutes

2011 · Duane

7.6

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

2011 · Steven Jacobs

4.9

Rage

2009 · Homer

5.6

Who Do You Love

2008 · Muddy Waters

6.7

Sweet Nothing in My Ear

2008 · Leonard Grisham

6.7

A Raisin in the Sun

2008 · Joseph Asagai

6.6

Shoot the Messenger

2006 ·

6.3

As You Like It

2006 · Orlando De Boys

7.7

The Last King of Scotland

2006 · Dr. Thomas Junju

6.9

Born Equal

2006 · Yemi

6.6

Derailed

2005 · Patrol Officer

4.2

A Sound of Thunder

2005 · Payne

6.1

The Best Man

2005 · Graham

5.2

Dog Eat Dog

2001 · CJ