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David Oyelowo is a British-Nigerian actor and producer. He is best known for his portrayal of Martin Luther King Jr. in the 2014 historical drama film Selma, for which he received Golden Globe Award, Film Independent Spirit Award nominations and won the NAACP Image Award for Best Actor. Oyelowo also portrayed MI5 officer Danny Hunter on the British drama series Spooks from 2002 to 2004. His other notable film appearances include Nightingale (as Peter Snowden), Middle of Nowhere (as Brian), The Butler (as Louis Gaines), Interstellar (as School Principal), Queen of Katwe (as Robert Katende), Lincoln (as Ira Clark), and A United Kingdom (as Seretse Khama). Born David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo on April 1, 1976 in Oxford, England, to Nigerian parents, both of his parents are of Yoruba descent. He graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), and received the “Scholarship for Excellence” from Nicholas Hytner in 1998. He made his feature film debut in Dog Eat Dog (2001). In September 1998, he married English actress Jessica Oyelowo. They have four children.
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Inspirational Quotes by David Oyelowo
I don't have a tailor, but I do love clothes.David Oyelowo
The kinds of stories I want to be a part of telling are about delving into what it is to be a human being.David Oyelowo
I've been an actor for 14 years now and a lot of that time was spent in theatre and television. Then I moved to L.A. to try and build upon that and it's starting to pay off!David Oyelowo
The only way we are going to get diversity is if the demographics of the decision-makers change... The odd-token bone thrown is not going to do it. Don't pat yourself on the back because you made that black drama; that's not diversity. It's got to be baked into the foundation of where the ideas flow from.David Oyelowo
I try as much as possible not to utter a single line that I don't believe in.David Oyelowo