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David Oyelowo

David Oyelowo

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Date :

April 01, 1976

Birth Place :

Oxford, England, UK

Spouse :

Jessica Watson (actress, since 1998)

Claim to fame :

As Brian in "Middle of Nowhere" (2012)

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Oprah Winfrey and David Oyelowo in Talks to Produce Disney's 'The Water Man'

June 11, 2015 03:58:46 GMT

and are in discussions with Disney to produce new movie "", according to Deadline. If the deal is sealed, David will also star in the movie as Amos. The project is written by newbie writer Emily Needell. Prior to selling the project to Disney, Emily worked as assistant director to writer-director couple Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett.
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David Oyelowo on Oscar Snub: Only Black Stars With 'Subservient' Roles Get Academy Awards

February 02, 2015 19:33:22 GMT

criticized the Academy Awards when addressing his Oscar snub. The "" actor who was given cold shoulder for his applauded portrayal as Martin Luther King Jr. slammed the Academy for ignoring black stars who were not in "subservient" roles.
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Lupita Nyong'o and David Oyelowo in Talks to Join Disney's 'Queen of Katwe'

January 10, 2015 04:44:29 GMT

and apparently are eyeing a new project. According to a Friday, January 9 report from Deadline, the two stars are circling Disney's "". The movie centers on Phiona Mutesi who overcomes all and becomes a chess prodigy. Based on a 2011 ESPN The Magazine article by Tim Crothers and book "The Queen of Katwe: A Story of Life, Chess, and One Extraordinary Girl's Dream of Becoming a Grandmaster", it is directed by Mira Nair.
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Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo Attend 'Selma' Premiere

December 15, 2014 07:26:37 GMT

The cast members of "", a historical movie about Martin Luther King's effort to fight for civil rights in the 1960s, gathered in New York City on Sunday, December 14 for the premiere of the flick. , who is also a producer in the movie, showed up at the Ziegfeld Theater alongside other cast members including who plays King, , and Cuba Gooding Jr.
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David Oyelowo's Martin Luther King Jr. Leads Civil Rights March in 'Selma' Trailer

November 07, 2014 08:05:39 GMT

Martin Luther King Jr. biopic "" has offered the first trailer for viewing pleasure. It sees as the legendary civil rights leader who comes face to face with 's President Lyndon B. Johnson in his fearless fight for freedom.
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'12 Years a Slave' Swept Movie Categories at 2014 NAACP Awards

February 23, 2014 08:35:32 GMT

"" emerged as a big winner at the 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards on Saturday, February 22. The slavery drama took home Outstanding Picture, Outstanding Director for Steve McQueen, Outstanding Writing for John Ridley and Outstanding Supporting Actress for .
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David Oyelowo and Kate Mara to Lead Prison Breakout Thriller 'Captive'

October 16, 2013 06:55:14 GMT

and have been signed on to star in true-story thriller called "". He will play criminal Brian Nichols who notoriously escaped from custody while on trial for rape, while she is set to portray the woman he took hostage while on the run.
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Michael B. Jordan and David Oyelowo Circling 'Star Wars Episode 7'

September 20, 2013 08:48:34 GMT

In latest casting rumors for the much-talked about "Star Wars Episode 7", two more actors audition for coveted roles in the forthcoming seventh installment in the "Star Wars" film series. One is TV actor , known for his roles on "" and "", while the other is English actor , who is a cast member of "" starring and .
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Betty White Has No Retirement Plan in Mind

March 18, 2010 06:16:45 GMT

Beloved actress/comedienne has assured fans she won't be stepping out of the limelight and retiring any time soon, despite turning 88 in January. The six-time Emmy winner began her career in the 1940s and has landed notable roles on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", "The Betty White Show" and "The Golden Girls".
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Kevin Costner to Welcome Seventh Child in June

March 18, 2010 04:26:04 GMT

Hollywood actor is preparing to welcome his seventh child - his second wife is pregnant again. The "Bodyguard" star married German model Christine Baumgartner in 2004 and they are parents to two sons, 2-year-old Cayden and Hayes, who born in last February.
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Lee Daniels Chose British Actor to Play Martin Luther King Jr.

March 17, 2010 10:02:43 GMT

"" director Lee Daniels has turned to Britain while casting for his civil rights movie "" - he's hired U.K. actor to play iconic American Martin Luther King Jr. The Oscar-nominated filmmaker is turning his attentions to the U.S. civil rights movement of the 1960s, and will tell the story of the historic marches led by Luther King Jr. in Selma, Atlanta.
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