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Okwui Okpokwasili

Okwui Okpokwasili (born August 6, 1972) is an Igbo-Nigerian American artist, performer, choreographer, and writer. Her multidisciplinary performances draw upon her training in theatre, and she describes her work as at "the intersection of theatre, dance, and the installation." Several of her works relate to historical events in Nigeria. She is especially interested in subjects of cultural and historical memory and how the Western imagination perceives of African bodies. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Aug 6, 1972
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Interpreter 2005-04-08
Latest Project:
Movie Altostratus: An Allegory 2020-06-29
Known For
Poster of Altostratus: An Allegory
Poster of The Blacklist
Poster of The Hoax
Poster of The Interpreter
Movie Altostratus: An Allegory Unknown 2020-06-29
Movie It's Not About Jimmy Keene Aliza Bethea 2019-01-29
Movie Madeline's Madeline Nurse, KK 2018-08-10
Movie Bronx Gothic Herself 2017-07-12
Movie Her Composition Kim 2015-10-30
Movie A Midsummer Night's Dream Queen Hippolyta 2014-09-08
Series The Blacklist Gordon Kemp's Lawyer 2013-09-23
Movie I Am Legend Infected 2007-12-12
Movie The Hoax Malika 2006-10-14
Movie The Interpreter U.N. Tour Guide 2005-04-08