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Kevin Spacey, Lesley Manville, Van Morrison, and Frank Lampard are also among the people feted by Queen Elizabeth II in her annual Birthday Honors.
The '12 Years a Slave' actor is expected to play a villainous character who used to be a student of The Ancient One.
The three stars join previously announced presenters, such as Jennifer Aniston, John Travolta, Ben Affleck, and David Oyelowo.
Ejiofor, who previously worked together with Benedict Cumberbatch in '12 Years a Slave', is in talks for a mystery role.
The '12 Years a Slave' star and two other actors will join lead star Matt Damon in the sci-fi thriller about an astronaut stranded in Mars.
It was a strike for '12 Years a Slave' as both the movie and the lead stars went home with a trophy each.
Besides looking for the right actor to play James Bond's foe, producers are also searching for a new leading lady.
As many as nine films are nominated for Best Picture, including 'Hustle' and 'Gravity' which nab a total of 10 nominations each.
The Sandra Bullock starrer gets the attention from the British Academy Film, being nominated in the main categories such as Best Film, Best Actress and Best Director.
The crime thriller directed by 'Lawless' helmer John Hillcoat will depict an attempted murder of a cop to draw police away from a big heist across the town.
As predicted, historical drama '12 Years a Slave' takes a lead in the nomination list with seven nods.
The '12 Years a Slave' actor says, 'We'll see if it happens,' when asked about the possibility of him joining the J.J. Abrams project.
Caviezel would portray Ward Allen who tried to navigate the vicissitudes of social, industrial, environmental and personal change.