Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Highest Rated: 89% Tour De Pharmacy (2017)

Lowest Rated: 11% The Mistress of Spices (2006)

Birthday: Aug 22, 1967

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."


Highest Rated Movies



53% Farming Actor Screenwriter Director 2019
56% Bilal: A New Breed of Hero Bilal 2018
58% Elizabeth Blue Dr. Bowman 2017
36% Wetlands Babel 'Babs' Johnson 2017
No Score Yet Pharmacy Road Actor 2017
89% Tour De Pharmacy Actor 2017
No Score Yet Tangled Before Ever After Xavier 2017
27% Suicide Squad Waylon Jones/Killer Croc $325.1M 2016
59% Concussion Dave Duerson $23.3M 2015
74% Trumbo Virgil Brooks 2015
28% Annie Nash $58.7M 2014
27% Pompeii Atticus $20M 2014
66% Thor: The Dark World Algrim the Strong/Kurse $206.4M 2013
86% The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete Sergeant Pike $0.5M 2013
46% Bullet to the Head Robert Nkomo Morel $9.6M 2013
50% Best Laid Plans Joseph 2012
35% The Thing Jameson $17M 2011
27% Killer Elite The Agent $25.1M 2011
42% Faster Evangelist $23.3M 2010
34% G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Heavy Duty $150.2M 2009
11% The Mistress of Spices Kwesi 2006
16% Get Rich or Die Tryin' Majestic $30.9M 2005
36% On the One Bull Sharkey $0.4M 2005
No Score Yet Unstoppable (9 Lives) Junod 2004
83% The Bourne Identity Wombosi $121.6M 2002
No Score Yet Lip Service Actor 2001
47% The Mummy Returns Lock-Nah $200.7M 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
32% Ace Ventura - When Nature Calls Hitu 1995
22% Congo Kaheya 1995


55% Ten Days in the Valley
John Bid 2018
41% Chelsea
Guest 2016
No Score Yet Conan
Guest 2016
No Score Yet The Wendy Williams Show
Guest 2016
No Score Yet Major Lazer
Voice 2016
54% American Odyssey
Frank Majors 2015
89% Game of Thrones
Malko 2015
No Score Yet The Talk
Guest 2014
76% Hunted
Deacon Crane 2012
No Score Yet The Mo'Nique Show
Guest 2010
90% Monk
Samuel 2009
85% Lost
Mr. Eko Island Man 2006
89% Oz
Simon Adebisi 2003
60% Cracker
Guest 1997
No Score Yet Pensacola: Wings of Gold
Odeku 1997
No Score Yet New York Undercover
Ramsey 1995
70% Linc's
Winston Iwelu
No Score Yet Red Shoe Diaries
No Score Yet Tavis Smiley
77% Watership Down

QUOTES FROM Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje CHARACTERS

Curator says: Where is it? Where is the bracelet?

Lock-Nah says: I think I know.

Robert Nkomo Morel says: In classical literature... the hero dies.

Robert Nkomo Morel says: In classical literature the hero dies.

James Bonomo says: You had me at fuck you.

Morel says: If I wanted your opinion I would have bought you a brain.

Heavy Duty says: [about handling the accelerator suits] Careful. They're worth millions of dollars each.

Ripcord says: [in a suit] Millions of dollars. Got it. [falls out of the van]

Heavy Duty says: Jesus...

Ripcord says: My bad. My bad. Won't happen again! [Gets smacked by a car]

Ripcord says: My bad. My bad. Won't happen again! [gets smacked by a car]

Evangelist says: Can you at least find it in your heart to forgive me for what I did?

Driver says: ...I can't

Driver says: I can't

Evangelist says: That's's alright... cuz I forgive you for what you're about to do

Evangelist says: That's alright. It's alright... cuz I forgive you for what you're about to do.

Lock-Nah says: When the time comes I shall truly enjoy killing you.

Evangelist says: Today, I want to talk to you about forgiveness...