David Oyelowo

TV Actor

Birthday April 1, 1976

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Oxford, England

Age 48 years old

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Earned a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of Martin Luther King, Jr. in the 2014 film Selma and appears as a principal in the Christopher Nolan thriller Interstellar. He also played the role of Officer Danny Hunter in the television series Spooks.

Before Fame

He became involved in theater and acting because he was drawn into the industry by a pretty girl.


He was a supporting actor in Dog Eat Dog in 2001.

Family Life

He married actress Jessica Oyelowo and together they had four children.

Associated With

Jeff Daniels starred with him in the CBS movie, Sweet Nothing In My Ear.


David Oyelowo Highlights
David Oyelowo Highlights