Tag: David Oyelowo

Bernard DayoJanuary 18, 2021

Can Yvonne Orji’s upcoming comedy series ‘First Gen’ break out of Nigerian stereotypes?

Yvonne Orji isn’t slowing down in pursuing personal projects. According to reports, the Insecure star is developing a comedy series ...

Bernard DayoDecember 23, 2020

Why David Oyelowo played a Nigerian astronaut in Netflix film ‘The Midnight Sky’

David Oyelowo isn’t a stranger to the world of sci-fi. In 2011’s Rise of the Planet of the Apes, he ...

Wilfred OkicheSeptember 22, 2020

#TIFF2020: David Oyelowo’s ‘The Water Man’ is a modest charmer

After delivering indelible performances in films like Selma and A United Kingdom, British-Nigerian actor David Oyelowo appeals to the child ...

Bernard DayoJuly 18, 2019

The trailer for time-travel thriller ”Don’t Let Go” has David Oyelowo trying to solve a murder

Blumhouse has been a name synonymous with horror blockbusters over the years. Halloween, Ma, The First Purge, Unfriended: Dark Web, ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 25, 2019

David Oyelowo joins cast of ‘Peter Rabbit’ sequel

According to reports, the upcoming sequel to Peter Rabbit has added David Oyelowo to the cast. Simply titled Peter Rabbit ...

Bernard DayoDecember 26, 2018

David Oyelowo to make directorial debut with Disney film ‘The Water Man’

In 2015, it was announced that Selma actor David Oyelowo was in talks to produce and direct Disney film The ...

Bernard DayoDecember 5, 2018

David Oyelowo shines in the first trailer for TV adaptation of ‘Les Misérables’

Back in July, we were given first-look photos from the upcoming BBC miniseries Les Misérables, an adaptation of Victor Hugo’s ...

Bernard DayoJuly 16, 2018

Here’s your first look at David Oyelowo as Javert in “Les Misérables”

Two months ago, Victor Hugo’s classic 19th century novel Les Misérables was announced as a TV adaptation. Unlike the 2012 ...

Bernard DayoJune 25, 2018

David Oyelowo to star in fantasy adventure “Come Away,” along with Angelina Jolie

What do you do when Hollywood has already made films based on Alice in Wonderland and Peter Pan? You surely ...

Bernard DayoMarch 23, 2018

[The Film Blog] Funny, smart, and a little extra: David Oyelowo brings everything Nigerian in “Gringo”

Years before David Oyelowo became a Hollywood star, his teacher at the City and Islington College had suggested that he ...

Bernard DayoMarch 16, 2018

[The Film Blog] David Oyelowo won’t say no being the next James Bond

The iconic role of James Bond has been up for grabs since Daniel Craig’s Spectre, his penultimate Bond film that ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 15, 2018

[The Media Blog] David Oyelowo to star in Les Misérables miniseries

David Oyelowo will star in BBC One’s upcoming six-part miniseries of Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables, along with Golden Globe nominee ...

Bernard DayoDecember 21, 2017

[The Film Blog] Watch David Oyelowo in the hilarious first trailer of action comedy “Gringo”

The first trailer for Nash Edgerton’s upcoming action comedy film Gringo is here, and it’s upbeat and hilariously chaotic. Titled ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 7, 2016

Actor, David Oyelowo unveils scholarship program for Nigerian girls

British-Nigerian actor, David Oyelowo has officially unveiled a scholarship program for young Nigerian girls. The scholarship tagged The David Oyelowo ...

Oreoluwa PetersJanuary 20, 2016

David Oyelowo, Idris Elba speak on #OscarsSoWhite controversy (WATCH)

Following the criticism of the organisers of the Oscar Academy Awards for an apparent lack of diversity in nominations for ...

Oreoluwa PetersDecember 10, 2015

David Oyelowo pit against Idris Elba face as Golden Globes 2016 nominees are announced (Full List)

And the nominations are out! The 73rd Golden Globe Awards nominees list has been announced and British-Nigerian actor and British-Ghanaian hunk, Idris ...

Janeth JAugust 13, 2015

Nigerian man is the new James Bond

Remember that award winning movie, Selma? I’ll forgive you if you can’t remember it, that movie is boring. Tried to see ...

Ada IgboanugoFebruary 23, 2015

#Oscars2015: David Oyelowo reacts to Selma loss at the Academy Awards

by Chinwe Okafor The Oscars turned out much according to expectation. But a lot of surprises trailed the 87th season ...

SolaFebruary 23, 2015

See the full list of winners at the 2015 Academy Awards

by Oluwapelumi Oyetimein The 87th Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars have finally come and gone. There were several ...

SolaFebruary 14, 2015

Selma actor, David Oyelowo says what he “desperately misses” about Nigeria & more (READ)

by Anike Jacobs Aww, how sweet! Nigerian-born British actor, David Oyelowo who played Martin Luther King, Jr. in the biographical ...

ifrekeFebruary 7, 2015

5 reasons why House on the Rock is showing Selma this Sunday

by ‘Ifreke Inyang This Sunday – February 8 – there will be a screening of the movie Selma, at the ...

Ada IgboanugoJanuary 19, 2015

Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, others march together to mark MLK Day (PHOTOS)

by Chinwe Okafor Today is Martin Lurther King Day and in commemoration, Oprah Winfrey and other stars from the movie ...

Ada IgboanugoJanuary 19, 2015

House On The Rock to host David Oyelowo, other cast members of Oscar nominated movie ‘Selma’

by Chinwe Okafor Leading new generation church, House on the Rock has invited Nigerian-British actor David Oyelowo to Nigeria. The ...

Ada IgboanugoJanuary 15, 2015

David Oyelowo’s Selma, Birdman, Boyhood make the Oscars nominee list + full list of nominees

by Chinwe Okafor The nominations for the Academy Awards has been released and so far The Grand Budapest Hotel has already scooped ...

Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2014

David Oyelowo talks ‘Selma’, ‘MLK’ & Chimamanda’s Americanah in Essence Magazine

by Chinwe Okafor Following racial tensions that have been going on for months now and the rift caused by the ...

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