Caption: David Oyelowo at event of The Oscars (2015)
Actor, Producer, Director
Born: April 1, 1976
Star sign: Aries
Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)
Known for: Interstellar (2014), Selma (2014), Jack Reacher (2012), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo (pronounced "oh-yeh-lo-wo"), a classically trained stage actor, has quickly become one of Hollywood's most sought-after talents. He was born in Oxford, England, to Nigerian parents; his father, Stephen, worked for an airline company and his mother for the railway. Oyelowo graduated from the London Academy of Music and ...