David Oyelowo Net Worth

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David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo is a British–American actor and producer.

He is of Nigerian decent. Keep reading to find more information about David Oyelowo net worth.

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David Oyelowo Profile

Oyelowo was born in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, to Nigerian parents. His father is from Oyo State, Western Nigeria while his mother is from Edo State, Southern Nigeria.

David Oyelowo net worth
David Oyelowo Net Worth

He grew up in Tooting Bec, South London, until he was six, when his family moved to Lagos, Nigeria, where his father Stephen worked for the national airline and mother for a railway company. David attended a “‘military-style’ boarding school.” They returned to London when Oyelowo was fourteen,  settling in Islington.

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He is married to actress Jessica Oyelowo, with whom he has four children. They live in Los Angeles, California.

Career

While enrolled in theatre studies at City and Islington College, his teacher suggested that he become an actor. Oyelowo enrolled for a year in an acting foundation course, at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA). He finished his three-year training in 1998. He also spent time with the National Youth Theatre.

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He began his stage career in 1999 when he was offered a season with the Royal Shakespeare Company playing roles in Ben Jonson’s Volpone, as the title character in Oroonoko.

David Oyelowo Net Worth

David Oyelowo net worth is about $ 6 million. He has starred in a number of movies.

His highest-profile role to date was as Martin Luther King Jr. in the 2014 biographical drama film Selma. He also took the lead role in A United Kingdom (2016) as well as playing the role of a chess coach in Queen of Katwe (2016).

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He has played supporting roles in the films Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Lincoln (2012), Jack Reacher (2012), and garnered praise for portraying Louis Gaines in The Butler (2013). On television, he played MI5 officer Danny Hunter on the British drama series Spooks (2002–2004) and Javert in the BBC miniseries Les Misérables (2018).

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