Biography - Chiwetel Ejiofor

A biography of Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor Biography

Chiwetelu Umeadi "Chiwetel" Ejiofor was born on 10 July 1977 in Forest Gate, London. He attended London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, but had to leave after a year after receiving the roll of Ens, in Steven Spielberg's historical drama, "Amistad". For his first leading film role in Dirty Pretty Things, he won a British Independent Film Award for best actor. He has portrayed Othello in numerous stage productions including Bloomsbury Theatre, Theatre Royal in Glasgow and Donmar Warehouse. He made his directorial debut in the short film Slapper, which he also wrote. He soon became well known after moving on to bigger roles in "Inside Man" (2005), "American Gangster" (2007), "Children of Men" and Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" (2012).

Chiwetel Ejiofor Interview

Chiwetel Ejiofor: Michael Fassbender Is A Paintball Fiend - CONAN on TBS

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How old is Chiwetel Ejiofor?

Chiwetel Ejiofor was born on 10 July 1977 and is 39 years old.

Where was Chiwetel Ejiofor born?

Chiwetel Ejiofor was born in Forest Gate, London, UK.

How many movies has Chiwetel Ejiofor been in?

Chiwetel Ejiofor has been in 44 movies .

How many TV Shows has Chiwetel Ejiofor been in?

Chiwetel Ejiofor has been in 6 tv shows .

How many movies has Chiwetel Ejiofor directed?

Chiwetel Ejiofor has directed 2 movies .

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