David Oyelowo

As a successful actor in his homeland of England, David Oyelowo's talent made it easy for him to break into America's film industry. His radiance in some of the UK's best plays and TV series helped him land roles in movies like Red Tails, Derailed, The Help and The Last King of Scotland. The award-winning thespian has even starred in a few indie films as well as several Hollywood hits, including Steven Spielberg's Lincoln, One Shot alongside Tom Cruise and Paperboy, opposite Nicole Kidman and Matthew McConaughey. Oyelowo shot to superstardom in 2015 when he portrayed Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the historical drama Selma

The Latest on David Oyelowo

  • ALL



  • NEWS

Lupita Nyong'o Returns to Africa for New Film

Here's your first look at Queen of Katwe.

Idris Elba, David Oyelowo Have One More Thing in Common

The Golden Globe nominees are not just handsome, talented and British.

Celebrities: BET Breaks: Taraji, Viola and More Snag Golden Globe Nods

Plus, Idris Elba is killing the game. (12/10/2015)

David Oyelowo Is the First Black James Bond... Kind Of

The actor will voice the character in an upcoming audio-book version.

Kevin Hart, Common, Ava DuVernay May Add Diversity to Oscars

Actors invited to join membership, director aims for board.

David Oyelowo: 'People Want to See Us as Victims, Not as Heroes'

The actor on his new film, Nightingale, facing rejection and more.
  • page
  • of 1