David Oyelowo - updates

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Oscars body appoints more black and women members

Jun 28, 2015 - 11:55 AM

Actors David Oyelowo Gugu Mbatha Raw Malcolm D Lee Heather Graham Felicity Jones Emma Stone and Elizabeth Banks are among the actors and filmmakers invited to the body

Lupita Nyong'o at home in East Africa for Disney production

Mar 30, 2015 - 12:41 AM

The actress is in Uganda to film Queen of Katwe

Photo by Mike Nelson/EPA

Hollywood 'exile' for black actors worries British government

Feb 25, 2014 - 10:34 AM

As black British actors migrate to Hollywood due to lack of roles available the British government takes action

LACK OF ROLES FOR BLACK BRITS? British actor Chiwetel Ejiofor poses with the award for a leading actor for his work on the film "12 Years a Slave" at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House in London on February 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT

'The Butler': Small-scale epic

Sep 12, 2013 - 8:34 PM

Film is a window to the mind of an observer survivor in US racial history

WINDOW TO THE MIND. Whitaker's 'Butler' beholds history. Photo from the film's Facebook

'The Butler' serves up US civil rights history

Aug 16, 2013 - 11:46 AM

Oprah Winfrey back in advocacy film also starring Forest Whitaker

BECAUSE IT HAPPENED. 'Why don't these stories get told more?' says Whitaker. Screen grab from the trailer