David Oyelowo

Born in April 1st, 1976

From Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK

David Oyelowo Biography

David Oyelowo was born in Oxford in 1976. His family originates from Nigeria. David studied Theatre Studies for A level and his teacher suggested he should become an actor. After A levels David enrolled for a year on an Art foundation course. In December 2000 David became the first black actor to play an English monarch for the RSC taking the title role in Henry VI.

His performance won him the 'Ian Charleson' Award 2001 for best newcomer in a classical play.

David Oyelowo Filmography

See How They Run Poster
September 9, 2022
Chaos Walking Poster
March 5, 2021
The Midnight Sky Poster
December 23, 2020
The Water Man Poster
May 7, 2021
Come Away Poster
November 13, 2020
Don't Let Go Poster
August 30, 2019
Gringo Poster
March 9, 2018