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The Lion King actor Chiwetel Ejiofor: Scar will do anything to get what he wants

Chiwetel Ejiofor voices Simba's malevolent uncle Scar in Disney's The Lion King remake. He succeeds British thespian Jeremy Irons, who voiced the part in the original animated version that released in 1994.

Chiwetel Ejiofor set to star in directorial debut

Chiwetel Ejiofor is set to star in his directorial debut. The Oscar-nominated actor's untitled directorial debut has started its production in Malawi and it has been adapted from the book 'The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind'


Being gay is harder than being black in Hollywood: Chiwetel Ejiofor

"12 Years a Slave" star Chiwetel Ejiofor believes Hollywood still marginalises people because of their sexuality.

Secret In Their Eyes movie review

Secret In Their Eyes movie review: A tighter film would see Billy Ray deploy much cleverer and subtler methods than he does in his pursuit of Marzin/Beckwith. However, that is about the only wrong note Secret in their Eyes strikes.

'The Martian' movie review

The Martian review: Glee is the underlying narrative of from this surprisingly optimistic space tale the director who gave us Alien. 'Man stranded on Mars' is just the setting.

Chiwetel Ejiofor splits from girlfriend Sari Mercer

"12 Years a Slave" star Chiwetel Ejiofor is single again after he reportedly broke up with his model girlfriend Sari Mercer.


Chiwetel Ejiofor to join 'Doctor Strange' cast

'12 Years a Slave' star Chiwetel Ejiofor is set to join the cast of 'Doctor Strange'.

Chiwetel Ejiofor eyed for James Bond villain?

Daniel Craig is set to return as Bond, with Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw and Naomie Harris set to return as well.

Winners can’t be sinners

‘12 Years A Slave’ could be a game-changer at these Academy Awards.

12 Years a Slave named Best Film at BAFTAs

Steve McQueen's visceral, violent story of a free black man kidnapped into servitude in the 19th-century U.S. South was named best picture. Its star, Chiwetel Ejiofor, took the male acting trophy.

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Those Oscar pizzas weren't props

That was a real pizza delivery guy, not an actor, who helped Ellen DeGeneres pass out those pies.