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David Oyelowo

 

Stage Credits

  [TV]
MASTERPIECE on PBS Drama, 2019
Javert
  [Off-Broadway]
NYTW Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Othello

 

Stage

Performances
  [TV]
MASTERPIECE on PBS Drama, 2019
Javert

  [Off-Broadway]
NYTW Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Othello


David Oyelowo Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
David Oyelowo, Othello

David Oyelowo News

AMC+ & RLJE Films Acquire SECTION 8 Photo AMC+ & RLJE Films Acquire SECTION 8
by Michael Major - Jul 12, 2022

¬†Written by Chad Law (Drive Hard), Josh Ridgway (Howlers) and directed by Christian Sesma (Vigilante Diaries), SECTION 8 stars Ryan Kwanten (‚ÄúTrue Blood‚ÄĚ), Dolph Lundgren (The Expendables), Dermot Mulroney (‚ÄúHanna‚ÄĚ), Scott Adkins (John Wick: Chapter 4) and Mickey Rourke (The Wrestler).

VIDEO: Sam Rockwell & Saoirse Ronan Investigate a West End Murder in the SEE HOW THEY Photo VIDEO: Sam Rockwell & Saoirse Ronan Investigate a West End Murder in the SEE HOW THEY RUN Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 29, 2022

Watch the trailer for the new West End murder mystery film See How They Run, starring Sam Rockwell and Saoirse Ronan. The film takes place in the West End of 1950s London, as plans for a movie version of a smash-hit play come to an abrupt halt after the film’s Hollywood director is murdered.

Ian Charleston Award Winner Announced Photo Ian Charleston Award Winner Announced
by Aliya Al-Hassan - May 24, 2022

Gloria Obianyo has won the first prize of the 2022 Ian Charleson Awards for her role as Neoptolemus in Paradise by Kae Tempest at the National Theatre. A performance that the judges said 'never put a foot wrong'.

SERIESFEST: Season 8 Announces Official Selections For The International Independent  Photo SERIESFEST: Season 8 Announces Official Selections For The International Independent Pilot Competitions And Esteemed Jury Members 
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2022

SeriesFest, the award-winning international television festival, today announced the official selections for this year's International Independent Pilot Competitions taking place during Season 8 in Denver, Colorado from May 5-11, 2022. A truly unique experience, Season 8 will offer programming that explores the incredible evolving landscape of episodic content and a celebration welcoming the return of our creative community to Denver. 

Comedy Series TEN PERCENT to Premiere on Sundance Now and AMC+ Photo Comedy Series TEN PERCENT to Premiere on Sundance Now and AMC+
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 6, 2022

Sundance Now is set to release the first season of the upcoming original comedy series Ten Percent. The show's two-episode premiere is set for Friday, April 29 on Sundance Now and AMC+. An encore airing of the first episode will debut linearly on BBC AMERICA Sunday, May 1 with one episode weekly thereafter. 

Meet the Cast of MACBETH Photo Meet the Cast of MACBETH
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2022

Macbeth begins performances tonight, March 29, 2022, at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street) and opens on Thursday, April 28, 2022. Learn more about the cast bringing this show back to the stage!

Curiosity Stream Announces 2022 Slate of Original Programming Photo Curiosity Stream Announces 2022 Slate of Original Programming
by Michael Major - Feb 23, 2022

Several popular series are back for new seasons plus exciting new, brand-defining titles showcase compelling stories from biomimicry, asteroids, true crime, and exotic wildlife rescue to great escapes in history, accidental inventions, tycoons that shaped the world, and much more. 

National Youth Theatre Announce Free Audition Workshops Around The UK Photo National Youth Theatre Announce Free Audition Workshops Around The UK
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2022

The National Youth Theatre (NYT) has announced Audition Open Days around the UK - a free workshop giving young people audition advice and introducing them to the NYT ethos and the world of theatre making.

Sacred Heart University Community Theatre Announces January Film Schedule Photo Sacred Heart University Community Theatre Announces January Film Schedule
by Stephi Wild - Dec 29, 2021

The SHU Community Theatre presents a month of film programming in January. Films run at SHU Community Theatre, 1420 Post Road, Fairfield.

Atlantic Theater Company Announces Launch Commissions From Nikki Massoud & Max Yu Photo Atlantic Theater Company Announces Launch Commissions From Nikki Massoud & Max Yu
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2021

Atlantic Theater Company has announced its 2021-2022 Launch Commission writers Nikki Massoud and Max Yu. Launch commissions are offered to early career playwrights in support of writing a new play and facilitating relationships in the theater industry.

David Oyelowo Videos

VIDEO: Sam Rockwell & Saoirse Ronan Investigate a West End Murder in the SEE HOW THEY VideoVIDEO: Sam Rockwell & Saoirse Ronan Investigate a West End Murder in the SEE HOW THEY RUN Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 29, 2022

Watch the trailer for the new West End murder mystery film See How They Run, starring Sam Rockwell and Saoirse Ronan. The film takes place in the West End of 1950s London, as plans for a movie version of a smash-hit play come to an abrupt halt after the film’s Hollywood director is murdered.

VIDEO: Leslie Odom Jr. Performs 'O Holy Night' on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT VideoVIDEO: Leslie Odom Jr. Performs 'O Holy Night' on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT
by Stage Tube - Dec 17, 2020

Tony and GRAMMY winning superstar Leslie Odom Jr. brings the holiday cheer with this song from 'The Christmas Album,' his new project that reimagines a host of holiday favorites.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for CHAOS WALKING, Starring Tom Holland, Nick Jonas VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for CHAOS WALKING, Starring Tom Holland, Nick Jonas, & Cynthia Erivo
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

In the not too distant future, Todd Hewitt (Tom Holland) discovers Viola (Daisy Ridley), a mysterious girl who crash lands on his planet, where all the women have disappeared and the men are afflicted by 'the Noise' - a force that puts all their thoughts on display.

VIDEO: David Oyelowo Talks Fitness on THE LATE LATE SHOW VideoVIDEO: David Oyelowo Talks Fitness on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2020

James Corden welcomes David Oyelowo to the studio and asks him about a video he posted urging people to vote for Joe Biden while jump roping shirtless. Was it the push Joe needed to take the win?! After James congratulates David on celebrating 22 years of marriage, the 'Come Away' star shares the promise he and his wife made to each other that he feels helped keep them close over the years.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE MIDNIGHT SKY on Netflix VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE MIDNIGHT SKY on Netflix
by Stage Tube - Oct 27, 2020

Our humanity always endures.

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Stars as Aretha Franklin in the First GENIUS: ARETHA Trailer VideoVIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Stars as Aretha Franklin in the First GENIUS: ARETHA Trailer
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2020

Get your first look at Cynthia stepping into the shoes of one of the world's most legendary artists in the first trailer for Genius: Aretha!

VIDEO: Watch the New Trailer for PETER RABBIT 2: THE RUNAWAY VideoVIDEO: Watch the New Trailer for PETER RABBIT 2: THE RUNAWAY
by Stage Tube - Jan 15, 2020

In PETER RABBIT 2: THE RUNAWAY, the lovable rogue is back. Bea, Thomas, and the rabbits have created a makeshift family, but despite his best efforts, Peter can't seem to shake his mischievous reputation. Adventuring out of the garden, Peter finds himself in a world where his mischief is appreciated, but when his family risks everything to come looking for him, Peter must figure out what kind of bunny he wants to be.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for PETER RABBIT 2: THE RUNAWAY VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for PETER RABBIT 2: THE RUNAWAY
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2019

In PETER RABBIT 2: THE RUNAWAY, the lovable rogue is back.  Bea, Thomas, and the rabbits have created a makeshift family, but despite his best efforts, Peter can't seem to shake his mischievous reputation. Adventuring out of the garden, Peter finds himself in a world where his mischief is appreciated, but when his family risks everything to come looking for him, Peter must figure out what kind of bunny he wants to be.

VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for MASTERPIECE's LES MISERABLES Premiering 4/14 on PBS VideoVIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for MASTERPIECE's LES MISERABLES Premiering 4/14 on PBS
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2019

A new dramatic adaptation of Victor Hugo's classic novel, Les Miserables, stars Golden Globe¬ģ nominees Dominic West as Jean Valjean, David Oyelowo as Javert, and Lily Collins as Fantine. The six-part drama from MASTERPIECE brings to life vibrant characters, intricate storylines, and powerful themes in an epic retelling of the timeless story of redemption. Premieres Sunday, April 14 at 9/8c, on PBS.

BWW Exclusive: Meet the Cast of LES MISERABLES on PBS - Javert VideoBWW Exclusive: Meet the Cast of LES MISERABLES on PBS - Javert
by Alan Henry - Apr 6, 2019

We're counting down to Les Miserables on PBS! In today's feature, meet Javert! Andrew Davies' six-part drama adaptation of Victor Hugo's 19th century classic will delve deep into the many layers of Hugo's story, revelling in Jean Valjean and Javert's cat-and-mouse relationship, against the epic backdrop of France at a time of civil unrest. With striking intensity and contemporary resonance, Hugo's novel explores the struggles and triumphs of the underclass and the quest for a better life.


David Oyelowo Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has David Oyelowo been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Othello .