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Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Lowest Rated:   11% 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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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
53% Bilal: A New Breed of Hero
  • Bilal
2018
33% Farming
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2018
55% Elizabeth Blue
  • Dr. Bowman
2017
36% Wetlands
  • Babel 'Babs' Johnson
2017
No Score Yet Pharmacy Road
  • Actor
2017
88% Tour De Pharmacy
  • Actor
2017
No Score Yet Tangled Before Ever After
  • Xavier
2017
28% Suicide Squad
  • Waylon Jones/Killer Croc
$325.1M 2016
60% Concussion
  • Dave Duerson
$23.3M 2015
74% Trumbo
  • Virgil Brooks
2015
29% Annie
  • Nash
$58.7M 2014
27% Pompeii
  • Atticus
$20M 2014
66% Thor: The Dark World
  • Algrim the Strong/Kurse
$206.4M 2013
89% 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
25% Killer Elite
  • The Agent
$25.1M 2011
41% Faster
  • Evangelist
$23.3M 2010
35% 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
84% The Bourne Identity
  • Wombosi
$121.5M 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
33% Ace Ventura - When Nature Calls
  • Hitu
1995
22% Congo
  • Kaheya
1995

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
55% Ten Days in the Valley
2017
  • John Bid
  • 2018
  • 2017
38% Chelsea
2016-2017
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet Major Lazer
2015-2016
  • Voice
  • 2016
  • 2015
52% American Odyssey
2015
  • Frank Majors
  • 2015
94% Game of Thrones
2011-2017
  • Malko
  • 2015
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2014
  • 2013
76% Hunted
2012
  • Deacon Crane
  • 2012
90% Monk
2002-2009
  • Samuel
  • 2009
91% Lost
2004-2010
  • Mr. Eko Island Man
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
89% Oz
1997-2003
  • Simon Adebisi
  • 2003
  • 2000
  • 1999
No Score Yet Red Shoe Diaries
1992-1996
  • Davis
No Score Yet Tavis Smiley
2013
  • Guest

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