Latest Chiwetel Ejiofor News


Chiwetel Ejiofor: Lockdown Has Been 'Intense'

Chiwetel Ejiofor has found lockdown ''intense''.The '12 Years A Slave' star admits he has struggled during the coronavirus pandemic and he believes it has ''influenced'' the way he works.He said: ''Lockdown has been intense. It...

Chiwetel Ejiofor: I Envy Charlize Theron

Chiwetel Ejiofor ''envies'' Charlize Theron.The 43-year-old actor stars alongside Charlize in the new Netflix superhero movie 'The Old Guard', and has said he is jealous of the actress for her ability to ''tell narrative through...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Says Filming Action Movie With Female Director Is Different

Chiwetel Ejiofor says female directors approach action scenes differently than male filmmakers. The 43-year-old actor stars in Gina Prince-Bythewood's 'The Old Guard', as former CIA operative James Copley, who hires Andy's (Charlize Theron) team of...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Can't Wait To Work With Sam Raimi

Chiwetel Ejiofor is looking forward to working with Sam Raimi on 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness'.The 42-year-old actor will reprise his role as Baron Karl Mordo in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) sequel...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Will Return For Doctor Strange Sequel

Chiwetel Ejiofor has confirmed that he will return for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness'.The 42-year-old actor has revealed that he is set to reprise the role as villain Baron Karl Mordo in the...

Chiwetel Ejiofor To Voice Scar In 'The Lion King' Re-boot?

It looks like the forthcoming 'Lion King' re-make may have finally found its Scar. The new CG-animated movie is rumoured to be taking on Chiwetel Ejiofor as the voice of this iconic Disney villain, joining...

Chiwetel Ejiofor's Name Helped Career

Chiwetel Ejiofor thinks his name has helped his career.The 38-year-old actor - whose was born in London to Nigerian parents - was advised to change his surname when he was first starting out to avoid...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Has Baby Names

Chiwetel Ejiofor knows what he wants to call his children.The '12 Years a Slave' actor - who is dating Sari Mercer - is very guarded about his personal life, including any plans to start a...

Chiwetel Ejiofor: I Want Michael Pena As Bond

Michael Pena should be the next James Bond, according to Chiwetel Ejiofor.The '12 Years a Slave' actor widened the the possible of list of contenders by throwing his 'The Martian' co-star's name into the hat...

Rachel Mcadams Confirms Her Casting In Marvel’S ‘Doctor Strange’

Rachel McAdams has joined the cast of Doctor Strange. The 36-year-old Canadian born actor, best known for her roles in The Notebook and True Detective, confirmed her casting whilst appearing at the Toronto International Film...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Splits From Girlfriend

Chiwetel Ejiofor has split from his girlfriend Sari Mercer. The '12 Years A Slave' actor and the Canadian model have reportedly called time on their relationship which came to a ''natural end''.A source told The...

Chiwetel Ejiofor And David Oyelowo To Be Honoured For Charity Work

The two stars, who both have Nigerian roots, are to be handed a Global Promise Award by bosses of The GEANCO Foundation, a non-profit organisation which helps provide healthcare and education to women...

Margot Robbie's Hairy Offer

Margot Robbie offered to shave her head for 'Z for Zachariah'.The Australian actress, who stars in the new sci-fi drama alongside Chris Pine and Chiwetel Ejiofor, admits she was eager to distance herself from her...

Z For Zachariah Pushed Robbie, Ejiofor And Pine As Actors

Margot Robbie's character thinks she's the only survivor until she meets Chiwetel Ejiofor's scientist. She says she was continually put into awkward positions during filming. "Just delving into it deeper," she says. "And I guess,...

Rachel Mcadams Doesn't Want To Be A Movie Star

Rachel McAdams never wanted to be a movie star.Despite one of the most in-demand names in Hollywood, the 36-year-old Canadian actress never had the ambition to be one of the leading names in the industry...

Rachel Mcadams Confirms Doctor Strange Talks Are Ongoing

Rachel McAdams has confirmed she is in talks to star in 'Doctor Strange'.The 36-year-old actress was reported to be the front runner to play the female lead in the Marvel movie opposite Benedict Cumberbatch, who...

Rachel Mcadams 'In Talks Over Doctor Strange Role'

Rachel McAdams is reportedly in talks to star in Marvel's 'Doctor Strange'.The 36-year-old actress - whose previous credits include 'The Notebook' and 'Mean Girls' - is wanted to play the part of the female lead...

Arise Sir Kevin Spacey: Us Actor Receives Honorary Knighthood In Queen's Birthday Honours List

American Kevin Spacey has said he was "honoured and humbled by such recognition from the Queen”, after being included in this year’s birthday honours list. The actor has been given an honorary knighthood by the...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Cast As Doctor Strange Villain - Report

Ejiofor will embrace his bad side to play Marvel villain Baron Mordo, opposite The Imitation Game star as the titular neurosurgeon-turned-sorcerer, reports Deadline.com. Another Brit, Tilda Swinton, was recently cast as The...

Chiwetel Ejiofor To Star As Baron Mordo In Doctor Strange

Chiwetel Ejiofor will reportedly star as Baron Mordo in Marvel's 'Doctor Strange'.The 37-year-old actor will appear opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in the Scott Derrickson-directed movie, which is due out in November 2016.Although the character is typically...

Chiwetel Ejiofor To Play Baron Mordo In 'Doctor Strange'

Oscar nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor will play the sorcerous nobleman Baron Mordo in Marvel's Doctor Strange. The 37-year-old will line up against Benedict Cumberbatch's Doctor, while Tilda Swinton is reportedly in talks to play the Ancient...

Tinie Tempah Wants To Star In Movies

Tinie Tempah has his sights set on acting in films.The 26-year-old rapper - whose last single 'Lover Not A Fighter' failed to reach the UK Top 10 - has revealed that he's keen to train...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Admits He's A Loner

Chiwetel Ejiofor thinks he's a loner.The Oscar-nominated actor, who starred in Steve McQueen's '12 Years a Slave', says he's become more ''self-reliant'' as he's got older.And asked if he considers himself to be a loner,...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Admits He's Confused By Fame

Chiwetel Ejiofor struggles to understand fame.The 37-year-old actor, who's best known for his starring role in the Steve McQueen-directed '12 Years a Slave', says he's conscious that his profile has risen markedly since appearing in...

A Week In Movies: Berlin Wraps Up, Dames Judi And Maggie Hit The Red Carpet, Julia Roberts Films In L.a. And There Are New Trailers For Age Of Adaline, Big Game And Crimson Peak

The Berlin Film Festival wrapped up last weekend after the premiere for Disney's new live-action version of Cinderella, and stars Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Lily James and Richard Madden, plus director Kenneth Branagh were...

A Week In Movies: Selma Premieres In London, Mission: Impossible 5 Shifts Its Release, New Trailers Drop For True Story, Child 44, Fantastic Four And Ted 2

David Oyelowo and Ava DuVernay were on hand in London for the European premiere of Selma this week. They were joined on the red carpet by costar Colman Domingo and singer Nicole Scherzinger. Up for...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Talks About His Character Exploration For 'Z For Zachariah'

Chiwetel Ejiofor is set to star in a chilling adaptation of Robert C. O'Brien's apocalyptic novel 'Z for Zachariah', and while he is highly respected for his versatility in acting roles, he admits he found...

Is Chiwetel Ejiofor Starring In 'Doctor Strange'?

Chiwetel Ejiofor, the Oscar-nominated star of 12 Years a Slave, is in early talks to star opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in Marvel's Doctor Strange. Sources tell Variety that negotiations are at a very early stage but...

Non-white Ethnic Groups Dangerously Under/misepresented In Hollywood

A study has found that non-white ethnic groups were severely underrepresented in Hollywood in 2013, indicating deep-seated issues regarding inclusion and equality at the heart of the movie industry.'12 Years a Slave' - an Oscar...

Half Of A Yellow Sun Scores Nigerian Release

Producers behind Chiwetel Ejiofor and Thandie Newton's new film Half Of A Yellow Sun have been granted an August (14) release date in Nigeria following a dispute with the nation's censorship officials.The movie, based on...

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews