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Both she and her husband are committed Christians. Check out these celebrities... Halle Berry is one of the most beautiful women in the world.  In March 2010, he played the role of Keme Tobodo in the BBC's drama series Blood and Oil. , He is married to actress Jessica Oyelowo, with whom he has four children. Ask David Oyelowo why he wanted to be an actor and he’ll tell you it was simply all about the storytelling. Let’s create a better future together. He is best known for his portrayal of Martin Luther King Jr. in the biographical film Selma 2014.. Oyelowo, who is also a screenwriter voice-over artist and producer, was in 2016 appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to drama. He commented, "it was useful for getting dates but probably not much else". Oyelowo was born in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, to Nigerian parents. David Oyelowo revealed his children enjoy play dates with his Come Away co-star Angelina Jolie's kids at her home.. In a major landmark for colour-blind casting, Oyelowo was the first black actor to play an English king in a major production of Shakespeare, and although this casting choice was initially criticised by some in the media, Oyelowo's performance was critically acclaimed and later won the 2001 Ian Charleson Award for best performance by an actor under 30 in a classical play. They share two kids — sons Asher and Caleb. Like many women,... DAVID OYELOWO ON SPEAKING TO HIS KIDS ABOUT POLICE BRUTALITY: ‘I DIDN’T HAVE THE WORDS’, DAMIAN LILLARD AND HIS FIANCEE WELCOME TWINS, SKAI JACKSON REMAINS POSITIVE AFTER LEAKED VIDEO: “YOU LIVE AND YOU LEARN”. “I posted [the video] because I had made the mistake of thinking that things would be different for my son, said Oyelowo. They have four children.  His highest-profile role to date was as Martin Luther King Jr. in the 2014 biographical drama film Selma. @itsreallyasher My eldest baby graduated high school!! David Oyelowo is a Golden Globe-nominated actor who started his career as a stage performer before transitioning to the big screen. He has played supporting roles in the films Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Lincoln (2012), Jack Reacher (2012), and garnered praise for portraying Louis Gaines in The Butler (2013). David Oyelowo, one of the UK's leading young actors, has played everything from the King of England to a Nigerian asylum-seeker. BROLL: David Oyelowo, Jessica Oyelowo and kids arrive on the red carpet at the “Queen of Katwe” premiere held at El Capitan Theater in Los Angeles, Ca on September 20, 2016 David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo OBE (/ oʊ ˈ j ɛ l ə w oʊ / oh-YEL-ə-woh; born 1 April 1976) is a … DAVID OYELOWO has become one of the most popular British actors over the last few years, and he is certainly a good candidate to fill the shoes of Daniel Craig following the upcoming No Time To Die. Share with your friends. David Oyelowo also known as 'David O', is a classically trained stage actor who has quickly become one of Hollywood's most sought-after talents. And that was just a beautiful thing. , In 2014, Oyelowo formed his own independent production company, Yoruba Saxon Productions which has co-produced movies that featured him including, Nightingale, Captive, Five Nights in Maine, and most recently, A United Kingdom.. He captioned the video: “Every black person has racism as a wound. On television, he played MI5 officer Danny Hunter on the British drama series Spooks (2002–2004) and Javert in the BBC miniseries Les Misérables (2018). #dolcegabbana #DGKingsAngels #fashion #show thank you so much @dolcegabbana ? He is known for his role as Louis Gaines in Lee Daniels ' 2013 movie The Butler . , In 2012, Oyelowo appeared in Middle of Nowhere. David is married to actress Jessica Oyelowo, with whom he has four children. It is sad, but kids who have had trauma need something to relate to! In February 2019, it was announced that Oyelowo had joined the Peter Rabbit cast with James Corden, Rose Byrne and Domhnall Gleeson reprising their roles as the title character, Bea and Thomas McGregor for its sequel due to be released in March 2021. David Oyelowo was born on 1st April 1976 in Oxford, to Nigerian parents of Yoruba ethnicity. “It’s not like saying to my son, ‘Put your hands on the dash, don’t be confrontational.’ Those conversations are already emasculating—to basically say, ‘Forget about justice in an interaction with the police. He graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), and received the "Scholarship for Excellence" from Nicholas Hytner in 1998.  He has been said to have 8 middle names, among which are "Animamoma", "Chukwudi", and "Oyerogba". Derek Chauvin had his knee on George Floyd’s neck for another 44 seconds longer than that. , As of 2014[update], he provides the voice of Imperial Security Bureau agent Alexsandr Kallus on the animated series Star Wars Rebels. Quotations by David Oyelowo, English Actor, Born April 1, 1976. Also in 2014, for his performance in Nightingale, he won the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries and was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special and a Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film. I pray he progresses into a world where black men like him can thrive without fear. David attended a "'military-style' boarding school" while growing up in Lagos, Nigeria They returned to London when Oyelowo was fourteen, settling in Islington. BUMP WATCH: SUMMER WALKER, KELLY ROWLAND, CHRISTINA MILIAN AND MORE! Because George Floyd wasn’t resisting arrest,” said Oyelowo. David Oyelowo Steps Out With His Wife and Kids BN TV Features Inspired Movies & TV Nollywood Scoop Tips for Becoming a Transgenerational Actor, according to Joke Silva  On doing so he stated, "I did a film called Selma... and that film centers on voting rights and I've lived here for nearly 10 years now and to be walking around and doing a film about voting rights and telling people to vote, and you can't vote yourself is a little hypocritical.