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Chiwetel Ejiofor


English actor Chiwetel Ejiofor is renowned for his portrayal of Solomon Northup in 12 лет рабства (2013), for which he received Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations, along with the BAFTA Award for Best Actor. He is also known for playing Okwe in Гряз&... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 53 wins & 74 nominations. See more awards »

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12 лет рабства Solomon Northup
(2013)
(2005)
2012 Adrian Helmsley
(2009)

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 2019 Король Лев (post-production)
Scar (voice)
 2019 The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (post-production)
Trywell Kamkwamba
  Tonight at Noon (completed)
Lee / Evans
 2018 Шерлок Гномс
Dr. Watson (voice)
 2018 Еретик
Carlton Pearson
 2017 День красных носов (TV Short)
Peter
 2016 Три девятки
Michael Atwood
 2015 Марсианин
Vincent Kapoor
 2015 Z - значит Захария
John Loomis
 2013 Making a Scene (Short)
Man
 2013 12 лет рабства
Solomon Northup
 2013 Фил Спектор (TV Movie)
Mock Prosecutor
 2013 Танцы на грани (TV Mini-Series)
Louis
- Interviewing Louis (2013) ... Louis
- Episode #1.5 (2013) ... Louis
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Louis
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Louis
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Louis
 2013 Саванна
Christmas Moultrie
 2011 Граница тени (TV Mini-Series)
Jonah Gabriel
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... Jonah Gabriel
- Episode #1.6 (2011) ... Jonah Gabriel
- Episode #1.5 (2011) ... Jonah Gabriel
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... Jonah Gabriel
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... Jonah Gabriel
 2010 Солт
Peabody
 2009/I 2012
Adrian Helmsley
 2009/I Конец игры
Thabo Mbeki
 2008 Красный пояс
Mike Terry
 2007 Гангстер
Huey Lucas
 2007 Поговори со мной
Dewey Hughes
 2006 Цунами (TV Mini-Series)
Ian Carter
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Ian Carter
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... Ian Carter
 2006 Не пойман - не вор
Detective Bill Mitchell
 2005 Ярость
Ty Trippin
 2005 Миссия Серенити
The Operative
 2005 Кровь за кровь
Victor Sweet
 2004 Мелинда и Мелинда
Ellis Moonsong
 2004 Красная пыль
Alex Mpondo
 2003 Canterbury Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Paul
- The Knight's Tale (2003) ... Paul
 2003 Три слепые мыши
Mark Hayward
 2003 Twelfth Night, or What You Will (TV Movie)
Orsino
 2003 Trust (TV Mini-Series)
Ashley Carter
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Ashley Carter
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... Ashley Carter
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... Ashley Carter
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... Ashley Carter
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... Ashley Carter
 2001 Murder in Mind (TV Series)
DS McCorkindale
- Teacher (2001) ... DS McCorkindale (as Chiwetal Ejiofor)
 2001 My Friend Soweto
Soweto
 2001 Mind Games (TV Movie)
Tyler Arnold
 2000 It Was an Accident
Nicky Burkett
 1997 Амистад
Ensign Covey
 1996 Screen Two (TV Series)
Ebow
- Deadly Voyage (1996) ... Ebow
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Other Works:

Played "Malcolm" in William Shakespeare's "Macbeth" - United Kingdom tour. See more »

Publicity Listings:

14 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Chiwetal Ejiofor

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

I like to disappear into a role. I equate the success of it with a feeling of being chemically changed. See more »

Trivia:

Attended Dulwich College in London, England. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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