Chiwetel Ejiofor

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 Things, he won a British Independent Film Award for best actor. He has portrayed Othello in numerous stage productions including Bloomsbury Theatre, Theatre Royal in Glasgow and Donmar Warehouse. He made his directorial debut in the short film Slapper, which he also wrote. He soon became well known after moving on to bigger roles in "Inside Man" (2005), "American Gangster" (2007), "Children of Men" and Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" (2012).

Chiwetel Ejiofor
5.447 users like
NameChiwetel Ejiofor
Birthday1977-07-10
Place of BirthForest Gate, London, UK
Popularity5.447
Homepage
Also Known AsЧиветель Эджиофор
Images posters
Images posters
Images posters
Images posters
Images posters
Images posters
Images posters
Images posters
Images posters
Redbelt
6.3
Melinda and Melinda
6.3
Red Dust
6.5
12 Years a Slave
7.9
Half of a Yellow Sun
5.1
Secret in Their Eyes
6.4
Triple 9
5.8
Come Sunday
5.9
Endgame
6.2
Kinky Boots
6.5
Doctor Strange: Strange Company
7.3
Z for Zachariah
5.6
Doctor Strange
7.4
The Elephant Queen
8.4
American Gangster
7.6
Salt
6.3
2012
5.7
Savannah
6.4
Making a Scene
7.5
Mary Magdalene
6.1
Inside Man
7.4
G:MT Greenwich Mean Time
5.7
Three Blind Mice
3.9
The Lion King
7.1
Children of Men
7.6
Slow Burn
5.4
Sherlock Gnomes
5.5
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
7.2
Red Nose Day Actually
7.3
Four Brothers
6.7
Serenity
7.4
The Martian
7.7
She Hate Me
5.3
Love Actually
7.1