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Daniel Kaluuya

Daniel Kaluuya (born 24 February 1989) is an English actor and writer. Kaluuya began his career as a teenager in improvisational theatre. He subsequently appeared in the first two seasons of the British television series Skins, in which he co-wrote some of the episodes. Playing the lead role in Sucker Punch at the Royal Court Theatre in London, Kaluuya was particularly praised for his performance and he won both the Evening Standard Award and Critics' Circle Theatre Award for Outstanding Newcomer. He gained further acclaim for his performance as Bingham "Bing" Madsen in the Black Mirror episode "Fifteen Million Merits". He then played Michael "Tealeaf" Fry in the BBC dark comedy series Psychoville and Michael "Mac" Armstrong in the BBC Three horror drama series The Fades. Kaluuya appeared as Agent Colin Tucker in the 2011 film Johnny English Reborn and portrayed Black Death in the 2013 film Kick-Ass 2. In 2015, he had a supporting role in Denis Villeneuve's film Sicario. In 2017 Kaluuya starred in Get Out which garnered him an Academy Award Nomination for Best Actor. In 2018, he portrayed W'Kabi in Ryan Coogler’s blockbuster film Black Panther and appeared in Steve McQueen's heist film Widows. He has been nominated for the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and BAFTA Award for Best Actor for his leading role as Chris Washington in the 2017 horror film Get Out. In 2018, he won the BAFTA Rising Star Award.

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Feb 24, 1989 In London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Golden Globe Awards 1944-01-20
Latest Project:
Movie Nope 2022-07-21
Known For
Poster of Cities: Nature's New Wild
Poster of Widows
Poster of Get Out
Poster of Sicario
Movie Nope Unknown 2022-07-21
Movie The Upper World Unknown 2022
Movie Black Panther: Wakanda Forever W'Kabi 2022-07-06
Movie Judas and the Black Messiah Fred Hampton 2021-02-12
Movie Black Power: A British Story of Resistance Narrator 2021-03-25
Movie Two Single Beds Jay 2020-10-07
Movie A Christmas Carol (voice) 2020-12-04
Movie Queen & Slim Slim 2019-11-27
Series Tamron Hall Self - Guest 2019-09-09
Movie Black Panther W'Kabi 2018-02-13
Movie Widows Jatemme Manning 2018-11-06
Series Cities: Nature's New Wild Narrator 2018-12-30
Series Watership Down Bluebell (voice) 2018-12-22
Movie Robot & Scarecrow The Man (voice) 2017-06-04
Movie Get Out Chris Washington 2017-02-24
Movie Horror Show The Psycho Killer 2017-12-07
Movie Sicario Reggie Wayne 2015-09-17
Movie Date Night Dave 2014-04-11
Series Babylon Matt Coward 2014-11-13
Movie Jonah Mbwana 2013-01-16
Movie Welcome to the Punch Juka Ogadowa 2013-03-15
Movie Kick-Ass 2 Black Death 2013-07-17
Movie Random Brother 2011-08-23
Movie Johnny English Reborn Agent Colin Tucker 2011-09-15
Series Black Mirror Bingham 'Bing' Madsen 2011-12-04
Series The Fades Mac Armstrong 2011-09-21
Movie Baby Damon 2010-06-25
Movie Chatroom Mo 2010-08-11
Movie Doctor Who: Planet of the Dead Barclay 2009-04-11
Series FM Unknown 2009-02-25
Series Psychoville Tealeaf / Michael Fry 2009-06-18
Movie Cass Young Cass - age 14 2008-01-08
Series Skins Unknown 2007-01-25
Movie Much Ado About a Minor Ting Shocker 2007-11-23
Series The Graham Norton Show Self 2007-02-22
Movie Shoot the Messenger Reece 2006-04-26
Series Coming Up Micah 2003-08-20
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Self 1996-07-22
Series Saturday Night Live Self - Host 1975-10-11
Series The Oscars Self 1953-03-18
Series Golden Globe Awards Self - Winner 1944-01-20