Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje - Rotten Tomatoes

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Lowest Rated:   13% The Mistress of Spices (2006)
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Birthplace:   Islington, London, England, UK
Grew up in London and Nigeria. Modeled in London and Milan before turning to acting (and after obtaining a master's degree in law); moved to the U.S. to pursue an acting career in 1994. Appeared in the music videos for EnVogue's "Giving Him Something He Can Feel" and Mary J. Blige's "Love No Limit." Nominated for NAACP Image Awards in the Best Supporting Actor: Drama Series category for his role in HBO's Oz in 1997 and 2000. The meaning of his name: "ade" (crown); "wale" (to come home); "akin" (warrior); "nuoye" (chief); "agbaje" (wealth, prosperity). Came up with the name ofhis Lost character, Mr. Eko, himself. Nickname is "Triple A."

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
80% Bilal: A New Breed of Hero
  • Bilal
2016
26% Suicide Squad
  • Waylon Jones/Killer Croc
2016
60% Concussion
  • Dave Duerson
2015
73% Trumbo
  • Virgil Brooks
2015
27% Annie
  • Nash
2014
27% Pompeii
  • Atticus
2014
66% Thor: The Dark World
  • Algrim the Strong/Kurse
2013
91% The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete
  • Sergeant Pike
2013
47% Bullet to the Head
  • Robert Nkomo Morel
2013
50% Best Laid Plans
  • Joseph
2012
35% The Thing
  • Jameson
2011
25% Killer Elite
  • The Agent
2011
43% Faster
  • Evangelist
2010
35% G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
  • Heavy Duty
2009
13% The Mistress of Spices
  • Kwesi
2006
16% Get Rich or Die Tryin'
  • Majestic
2005
36% On the One
  • Bull Sharkey
2005
No Score Yet Unstoppable (9 Lives)
  • Junod
2004
83% The Bourne Identity
  • Wombosi
2002
No Score Yet Lip Service
  • Actor
2001
47% The Mummy Returns
  • Lock-Nah
2001
No Score Yet Enslavement: The True Story of Fanny Kemble
  • Joe
2000
No Score Yet Lip Service
  • Sebastion
1999
29% Legionnaire
  • Luther
1998
No Score Yet 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
  • Cabe Attucks
1997
33% Ace Ventura - When Nature Calls
  • Hitu
1995
23% Congo
  • Kaheya
1995

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet Tavis Smiley
2013
  • Guest
52% American Odyssey
2015
  • Frank Majors
89% Lost
2004-2010
  • Mr. Eko Island Man
80% Hunted
2012
  • Deacon Crane
27% Chelsea
2016
  • Guest
Monk
2002-2009
  • Samuel
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
No Score Yet Major Lazer
2015
  • Voice
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
95% Game of Thrones
2011
  • Malko
Oz
1997-2003
  • Simon Adebisi

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