David Oyelowo is a British-Nigerian actor as well as a producer who has played the supporting roles in movies such as Ride of The Planet of The Apes, Middle of Nowhere, and Lincoln. In addition to that, he has garnered the praise for playing the role as Louis Gaines in the Butler in 2013. Besides, on TV, Oyelowo has played as MI5 officer Dany Hunter in a British series called Spooks. Perhaps, David’s highest-profile character role was as Martin Luther King, Jr. in an American biographical drama film known as Selma in 2014.
Talking about his personal life biography, Oyelowo has already got married. He is married to his wife named Jessica Oyelowo who is also an actress. The pair tied their knots in 1998 and since then, they are together. Additionally, he also has four children together with his wife Jessica. At present, he is residing in Los Angeles together with his family.
Now, let us find some more details related to the bio of Oyelowo that has been obtained from different sources. He is the native of Oxford, England, United Kingdom. He came into this world on 1st April of the year 1976 which has now made him reach at the age of 40. He is of Yoruba ethnicity and he was born to a Nigerian couple. He was grown up in Tooting Bec until he was 6 when his family moved to Lagos, Nigeria. There, his father used to work for the national airline and his mother for a railway company.
It was in 1999 when he started his stage career when he was offered a season with Royal Shakespeare Company playing the roles in Volpone, as a title character in Oroonoko, and Antony and Cleopatra along with Alan Bates, Frances de la Tour, and Guy Henry. Additionally, he has also made his appearance in numbers of movies as well as TV shows such as The Paperboy, Rage, The Best Man, Red Tails, Derailed, Dog Eat Dog, Jack Reacher, 96 Minutes and more.
David Oyelowo is one of the most popular and loved celebrity on the television screen whom we’ve been knowing and seeing daily. Some of you may also be the fan of him since a long time as well as some of you may also love to access some other news related to him. Some of us may also have the information regarding his daughter, personal life, as well as the professional career from different gossip pages, newspaper, and magazines. Oyelowo has been active in this field since 1998 and during these periods, he has already gained numbers of fans in his social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
David Oyelowo stands tall at the towering height of 5 feet and 9 inches that is 1.75 m and his weight has not been revealed. As he was born in the month of April, his zodiac sign is Aries. During his career, he has earned big amount of salary and his net worth is estimated to be around $3 million.