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    Chiwetel Ejiofor's birthday is on 10 July 1977 and birth place is Forest Gate, London, England. His age as in 2022 is 45 years. His Parents are Arinze Ejiofor and Obiajulu Ejiofor. His mother's name is Obiajulu Ejiofor and his father's name is Arinze Ejiofor. His parents were of Igbo origin. By profession his father was a physician, whilst his mother worked as a pharmacist. He has 2 siblings. In siblings he has 2 sisters. His sisters name is Zain Ejiofor Asher born on 27 August 1983. By profession his younger sister Zain is a British Nigerian news presenter at CNN International, based in New York City. His other sisters name is Kandi and by profession she is a general practitioner. During a trip to Nigeria with his family for a wedding in 1988, when Ejiofor was 11 years old, he and his father were travelling to Lagos after the festivities when their vehicle was engaged in a head-on collision with a truck. Ejiofor was severely hurt and the scars he received are still evident on his forehead whilst his father lost his life in the accident. 

    At his junior school, Dulwich Prep London, Ejiofor started performing in school plays. One of his first roles was that of a gravedigger in William Shakespeare's Hamlet. In his senior school at Dulwich College too he continued to act and enrolled at the National Youth Theatre at that time. He was accepted into the  London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. However, he dropped out just after his first year as he got a role in Steven Spielberg's movie Amistad.  In September of 1995, he gave a performance as Othello at the Bloomsbury Theatre. In 1996, he gave the same performance at the Theatre Royal, Glasgow, featuring alongside Rachael Stirling in the role of Desdemona.

    The GEANCO Foundation, a non-profit welfare organization in West Africa, presented Ejiofor with a Global Promise Award in 2015 in recognition of his charitable activities in Nigeria. Ejiofor, along with Peter Capaldi, Cate Blanchett, Jesse Eisenberg, Keira Knightley, Douglas Booth, Neil Gaiman, Juliet Stevenson, Kit Harington, and Stanley Tucci, appeared in a video on September 12, 2016, that was produced by the United Nations refugee agency UNHCR to promote awareness of the refugee crisis that is occurring around the world. The actors in "What They Took With Them" read a poetry that was written by Jenifer Toksvig and was inspired by the first-hand accounts of refugees. The poem is part of the UNHCR's #WithRefugees campaign, which also contains a plea to governments asking them to increase asylum to provide more housing, jobs, and education for refugees. Ejiofor is a fan of the football team Crystal Palace F.C. Cancer is his star sign. His Ethnicity is Black and his nationality is British.

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    He is 45 years of old birthdate is July 10, 1977. He measures 5 feet 10 inches in height and his weight is 78 kg in kilograms. He is the famous as British actor. Chiwetel Ejiofor is a difficult man to forget. His hair is Black and his eyes are Light Brown. 

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    Chiwetel Ejiofor dating, relationship, Girlfriend and Wife

    Chiwetel Ejiofor has dated and his girlfriend's names are Naomie Harris, Lupita Nyong’o, Sari Mercer and Frances Aaternir.

    He is not married. He doesnt have a wife. 

    Chiwetel Ejiofor dated -

    1) Naomie Harris - From 2000 to 2007, Chiwetel was in a relationship with English actress Naomie Harris.

    2) Lupita Nyong’o - When they were shooting for movie director Steve McQueen in 2012, it was said that the on-screen romance between Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong'o and Chiwetel continued off-screen as well.

    3) Sari Mercer - In 2013, he started a relationship with actress Sari Mercer and was seen out in public with her at a number of award functions. Their relationship lasted for about two years before they parted ways.

    4) Frances Aaternir - In September 2015, Ejiofor and the Ghanaian-Australian model Frances Aaternir were first seen together at the premiere of The Martian. They kept their relationship under wraps and didn't post anything about it on their social media profiles. Nevertheless, Ejiofor and his girlfriend kept their fans entertained with random media appearances. They were also seen attending red carpet events together such as the BAFTA Awards and the EE British Academy Film Awards, both of which took place at Royal Albert Hall in 2018 and 2019, respectively. However, after 2019, they started making less public appearances and the two broke up quietly towards the end of 2019. Since the breakup, Ejiofor has been silent about his romantic life, whilst Aaternir has moved on with her life and is now seeing Brook Klausing. At the beginning of February 2020, the model and her new lover started dating.

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Career

    His first cinematic role was in the television movie Deadly Voyage in 1996.After that, he established himself as a theater actor in London. In the movie Amistad, directed by Steven Spielberg, he played the role of Ensign James Covey, an interpreter for Djimon Hounsou's Cinque. He next starred in the British movie G:MT - Greenwich Mean Time in 1999. He featured in Blue/Orange at both the Royal National Theatre on the Cottesloe stage and then at the Duchess Theatre in 2000. His portrayal of Romeo in William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet received a nomination for the Ian Charleson Award that same year.In 2000, the Critics' Circle Theatre Awards presented Ejiofor with the Jack Tinker Award for Most Promising Newcomer. Ejiofor got the London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Outstanding Newcomer in 2000 for his work in the play Blue/Orange. In 2001, he was also nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actor.

    In the film It Was an Accident, directed by Jeremy Cameron, in 2000, Chiwetel Ejiofor made his debut as a male lead, portraying the character of Nicky Burkett. He featured in the movie Dirty Pretty Things in 2002, for which he earned a British Independent Film Award for best actor. The next year, he was in Love Actually, a BBC version of Chaucer's The Knight's Tale. He also appeared on the BBC drama Trust. He played the main character of Augustus in 2003, in the radio version of Rita Dove's poetic drama "The Darker Face of the Earth."It was first broadcast on the BBC World Service on August 23, 2003, which was the International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition. In 2004, he featured with Hilary Swank in Red Dust, in which he played the fictitious politician in post-apartheid South Africa called Alex Mpondo.

    In Peter Spafford's radio play I Was a Stranger, which was telecast on BBC Radio 4 on May 17, 2004, he portrayed Prince Alamayou. In Andrew Rissik's drama Dionysus, which was centered on Euripides' Bacchae and was also telecast by the BBC, he portrayed the god Dionysus. His costars in the drama were Paul Scofield as Cadmus and Diana Rigg as Agave.In the movie Serenity, in 2005, he played the role of The Operative, a complex villain, and got praises for his portrayal.In the movie "Children of Men", in 2006, Chiwetel Ejiofor plays the role of a revolutionary. In recognition of both his singing and acting abilities in Kinky Boots, he was nominated for both the Golden Globe Award and the British Independent Film Award. In 2006, he was also up for the BAFTA Orange Rising Star Award, which goes to new British film talent. In 2007, Chiwetel Ejiofor was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Film for his role in Tsunami: The Aftermath.

    In the movie Talk to Me, in 2007, Ejiofor appeared alongside Don Cheadle, a movie modeled on the actual life of Ralph "Petey" Greene, an African-American radio personality in the 1960s and 1970s. From the 18th of January to the 17th of March 2007, he gave a stage performance in The Seagull at the Royal Court. Subsequently that very same year, he played Othello once again at the Donmar Warehouse, with Kelly Reilly as Desdemona and Ewan McGregor as Iago. The show got good reviews, and Chiwetel Ejiofor got a lot of praise. He won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for his work. He also provided the narration for the BBC television movie "Partition: The Day India Burned," which premiered in 2007 and was centered on the event of India's partition. In the cult movie Redbelt in 2008, he featured as Mike Terry. The movie was well appreciated by critics.

    In the 2008 Birthday Honours, Chiwetel Ejiofor was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire. The short movie Slapper marked his debut as Director, that same year. He also scripted the movie which was built  on an idea by editor and director Yusuf Pirhasan. In the movie "2012," Chiwetel Ejiofor starred alongside John Cusack which released in 2009.The movie ended up earning more than 700 million dollars, making it one of the top-grossing movies of all time and ranking it fifth on the list of the best films of 2009. In the movie Salt in 2010, he portrayed the character of a CIA officer Darryl Peabody. In the 2013 BBC Two drama Dancing on the Edge, he played the main lead of band founder Louis Lester, for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe Award and which aired in the US on Starz.

    In the movie "12 Years a Slave," directed by Steve McQueen and which was released in 2013, Chiwetel Ejiofor played the part of Solomon Northup. The book that Solomon Northup wrote about his life as a free black man in New York who was abducted in 1841 and sold into slavery in Louisiana served as the inspiration for the movie that was based on his autobiography.  Chiwetel Ejiofor trained to play the violin, gathered tales about slaves, kept his hair styled in the manner of a slave, and participated in some of the manual labor that Northup undertook, such as picking cotton, as part of preparation for the role. Chiwetel Ejiofor who had never worked with McQueen before, used the opportunity to examine the dynamic of the director's collaboration with co-actor Michael Fassbender, who had previously partnered with McQueen on the films Hunger in 2008 and Shame in 2011.The premiere of 12 Years a Slave was met with widespread praise, with many reviewers praising Chiwetel Ejiofor portrayal and predicting that he would almost certainly be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor. On January 16, 2014, Chiwetel Ejiofor was formally nominated for the 86th Academy Awards, that was to be held on March 2. Chiwetel Ejiofor was set to play Patrice Lumumba in a movie version of Aimé Césaire's A Season in the Congo as of September 2013. He had already played the part on stage at the Young Vic.The movie was going to be directed by Joe Wright, who had previously directed the drama. Thandiwe Newton and Chiwetel Ejiofor featured together in the 2014 Nigerian movie "Half of a Yellow Sun," in 2014.

    In the upcoming movie adaptation of the novel Marching Powder: A True Story of Friendship, Cocaine, and South America's Strangest Jail, written by McFadden and Australian journalist Rusty Young, it was revealed that Chiwetel Ejiofor would take on the role of real-life drug dealer Thomas McFadden in June 2014. Chiwetel Ejiofor portrayed Baron Mordo in the Marvel movie Doctor Strange, in 2016, alongside his buddy Benedict Cumberbatch. He will portray Peter in the forthcoming movie Mary Magdalene, was revealed the same year, which would be directed by Garth Davis and written by Helen Edmundson. He was formally selected to play Scar in the 2019 computer-animated adaptation of The Lion King directed by Jon Favreau on November 1, 2017.In the 1994 animated movie, Scar was portrayed by Jeremy Irons. Chiwetel Ejiofor provided the narration for the docudrama "The Elephant Queen," which was released in 2019.

    Chiwetel Ejiofor made his first appearance as a feature film director in 2019 with the movie The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, which was based from the autobiography of the same title written by William Kamkwamba.The story follows a young boy in Malawi who constructs a wind-powered water pump. In the follow-up movie Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, which came out in 2022, Ejiofor reprised the character Mordo once again.

    Chiwetel Ejiofor has been honored with a number of accolades. He has received several nominations in the category of Best Actor for his performance as Solomon Northup, in the biopic movie 12 Years a Slave, in 2013 and claimed the AACTA International, BAFTA, BET, and Black Reel awards. As Othello in a 2007 Donmar Warehouse production of the same-titled play, which earned him the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor. In the 2009 release apocalyptic disaster blockbuster 2012, where he played geologist Adrian Helmsley. It was a global commercial hit with a box-office collection of more than 769 million dollars. It also garnered him a Black Reel and NAACP Image Award nomination. In the BBC miniseries Dancing on the Edge in 2013, he played the role of Louis Lester and received an Emmy, Golden Globe and Satellite award for outstanding lead actor in a miniseries or movie, for his performance. He even claimed a Black Reel Award in the same category. In the 2018 Apple TV+ documentary movie The Elephant Queen, he played the narrator  and garnered a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Narrator. For the 2019 British drama The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, he was director and screenwriter and received a nomination for two British Independent Film Awards, the Black Reel Award for Outstanding Breakthrough Screenwriter, the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture and the Alfred P. Sloan Prize. He went on to claim  the NAACP Image Award and the Alfred P. Sloan Prize. He was honored by Queen Elizabeth II with the rank of Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 2008 for his contributions to the arts industry. During the Birthday Honours ceremony that took place in 2015, he was promoted to the rank of Commander of the Order of the British Empire.

    In 1995, after joining the National Youth Theatre and going to the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Chiwetel Ejiofor was selected to play James Covey, a supporting character in the 1997 movie Amistad by Steven Spielberg. At the time, he was 19 years old and three months into his course.

    Chiwetel Ejiofor has acted in many films and played the roles of Okwe in Dirty Pretty Things in 2002, Victor Sweet in Four Brothers in 2005, The Operative in Serenity in 2005, Lola in Kinky Boots in 2005, Thabo Mbeki in Endgame in 2009, Darryl Peabody in Salt in 2010, Solomon Northup in 12 Years a Slave in 2013, Vincent Kapoor in The Martian in 2015, Karl Mordo in Doctor Strange in 2016, Trywell Kamkwamba in The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind in 2019 and Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness in 2022. In the movie Sherlock Gnomes in 2018, he provided the voice of Dr. Watson and in the 2019 version of The Lion King, he provided the voice of Scar. He even appeared in the fantasy movie Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. In recognition of his work in the film 12 Years a Slave, he was nominated for both the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award and won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor. His work in Dancing on the Edge earned him a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie in 2014. He was cast as the main character in the sci-fi television show The Man Who Fell to Earth, which aired on Showtime in 2022. He was honored by Queen Elizabeth II with the rank of Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 2008 for his contributions to the arts industry. In the 2015 Birthday Honours, he was promoted to the rank of Commander of the Order of the British Empire.

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    Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor is his born and real name. His date of birth is 10 July 1977and birthplace is Forest Gate, London, United Kingdom  By profession he is a British Actor. His Parents are Arinze Ejiofor and Obiajulu Ejiofor. Obiajulu Ejiofor is his mother's name and Arinze Ejiofor is his father's name. He has 1 siblings. In sibling he has 1 sister. His sisters names are Zain Asher.

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Age and Height

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Age and Height
    Name Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor
    Age

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    Height 5 feet 10 inches


    Chiwetel Ejiofor Wiki and Biography

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Wiki and Biography
    Born and Real Name Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor
    Nickname Chiwetel Ejiofor 
    Birthday 10 July 1977
    Age

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    Profession British Actor
    Birthplace Forest Gate, London, United Kingdom
    Sun sign Cancer
    Nationality British
    Ethnicity Not Known
    Religion Christianity
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    Chiwetel Ejiofor Height, Weight and Body Measurements

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Height, Weight and Body Measurements
    Height 5 feet 10 inches
    Weight 78 kg
    Body Measurements Not Known
    Eye Color Light Brown
    Hair Color Black


    Chiwetel Ejiofor Net Worth and Salary

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Net Worth and Salary
    Net Worth USD $16 million
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    Chiwetel Ejiofor Education Qualifications, School and College

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Education Qualifications, School and College
    Educational Qualifications Graduation
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    Chiwetel Ejiofor Professional Life

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Professional Life
    Profession British Actor 
    Famous and well known British Actor


    Chiwetel Ejiofor Family Details/ parents/ family background?

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Family Details/ parents/ family background?
    Parents /Father Arinze Ejiofor
    Parents /Mother Obiajulu Ejiofor
    Siblings/ Brothers Name Not Known
    Siblings/ Sisters Name Zain Ejiofor Asher, Kandi
    Wife Not Known
    Children/Son's Name Not Known
    Children/Daughter's Name Not Known


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    Chiwetel EjioforGirlfriend/Wife/dating/Affairs?
    Wife/Spouse Name Not Known
    Dating /Girlfriend Name/Affairs Naomie Harris, Lupita Nyong’o, Sari Mercer and Frances Aaternir.


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    Chiwetel Ejiofor Marriage Details
    Marital Status Not Married
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    Chiwetel Ejiofor Home Address and Residence

    Chiwetel Ejiofor Home Address and Residence
    Home town Forest Gate, London, United Kingdom
    House address Forest Gate, London, United Kingdom


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