Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Born: July 10,1977 London, England

Parents: Obiajulu Ejiofor,Arinze Ejiofor

Zodiac: Cancer

Height: 5 feet 7 inches

Biography: Chiwetelu Umeadi "Chiwetel" Ejiofor, OBE is a British actor of film, television, and theatre. After enrolling at the National Youth Theatre . Ejiofor was chosen by Steven Spielberg to play a small part in Amistad as James Covery. He has received numerous awards and nominations for acting, including the BAFTA Orange Rising Star Award five Golden Globe award nominations, and the Laurence Oliver award for Best actor for his performance in Othello. Ejiofor made his film debut in the television film Deadly Voyage. He performed on stage in The Seagull .The production received favorable reviews, with particularly strong praise for Ejiofor. "Chiwetel Ejiofor produces one of the most memorable performances of Othello in recent years".