Chiwetel Ejiofor

Ejiofor at the 2016 [[San Diego Comic-Con]] Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor ( ; born 7 July 1977) is an English actor.

After enrolling at the National Youth Theatre in 1995 and attending the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, at age 19 and three months into his course, Ejiofor was cast by Steven Spielberg to play a supporting role in the film ''Amistad'' (1997) as James Covey.

Ejiofor portrayed the characters Okwe in ''Dirty Pretty Things'' (2002), Lola in ''Kinky Boots'' (2005), The Operative in ''Serenity'' (2005), Solomon Northup in ''12 Years a Slave'' (2013), Vincent Kapoor in ''The Martian'' (2015), Karl Mordo in ''Doctor Strange'' (2016), Dr Watson in ''Sherlock Gnomes'' (2018) and Trywell Kamkwamba in ''The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind'' (2019). He voiced Scar in the 2019 remake of ''The Lion King'', and will be featured in the upcoming fantasy film, ''Maleficent: Mistress of Evil''. For ''12 Years a Slave'', he received Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations, along with the BAFTA Award for Best Actor. He was nominated for a 2014 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his performance on ''Dancing on the Edge''.

Ejiofor has received numerous awards and nominations for acting, including the BAFTA Orange Rising Star Award in 2006, two Golden Globe Award nominations, and the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for his performance in ''Othello'' in 2008. In 2008, he was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II for services to the arts. He was elevated to Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2015 Birthday Honours. Provided by Wikipedia
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Published 2005
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Published 2017
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Published 2016
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Published 2015
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Published 2019
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Published 2005
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Published 2010
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Published 2006
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Published 2010
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Published 2009
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Published 2014
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Published 2015
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Published 2006
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Published 2008
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Published 2006
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Published 2014
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Published 2007
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Published 2007
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