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Idi Amin (Character)
from The Last King of Scotland (2006)

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The Last King of Scotland -- Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970s
The Last King of Scotland -- Clip: Press conference
The Last King of Scotland -- Interview: Gillian Anderson "On seeing Idi Amin..."
The Last King of Scotland -- Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970s
The Last King of Scotland -- Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970s

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Biography:
General and dictator of Uganda between 1971 and 1979... See more »
Alternate Names:
Idi Amin Dada / President Idi Amin / President Idi Amin Jr.

Filmography

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  1. The John Akii Bua Story: An African Tragedy (2008) Played by John Bosco
  2. The Last King of Scotland (2006) Played by Forest Whitaker
  3. Simon (2004) (V) Played by Bjarne Henriksen
  4. Ali (2001) Played by Themba Gasa
  5. Dr. Lucille (2001) (TV) Played by Makalo Mofokeng (as Idi Amin Dada)

  6. Mississippi Masala (1991) Played by Joseph Olita
  7. "Lentsu"
        - Osa 3 (1990) TV episode, Played by Paul Nettey
  8. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - George Steinbrenner/Morris Day & The Time (1990) TV episode, Played by Chris Rock
        - Maureen Stapleton/Linda Ronstadt/Phoebe Snow (1979) TV episode, Played by Garrett Morris
        - Jack Burns/Santana (1977) TV episode, Played by Garrett Morris
        - Louise Lasser/Preservation Hall Jazz Band (1976) TV episode, Played by Garrett Morris

  9. The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988) Played by Prince Hughes
  10. Amin: The Rise and Fall (1981) Played by Joseph Olita
    ... aka "Rise and Fall of Idi Amin" - UK (original title)

  11. Dingetjie & Idi (1977) Played by Elias Moloi
  12. Mivtsa Yonatan (1977) Played by Mark Heath (as Idi Amin Dada)
    ... aka "Operation Thunderbolt" - , USA (dubbed version)
  13. The Richard Pryor Special? (1977) (TV) Played by Richard Pryor (as Idi Amin Dada)
  14. Raid on Entebbe (1976) (TV) Played by Yaphet Kotto (as President Idi Amin Jr.)
  15. Victory at Entebbe (1976) (TV) Played by Julius Harris (as President Idi Amin)

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From The Last King of Scotland (2006)
Idi Amin: Look at you. Is there one thing you have done that is good? Did you think this was all a game? 'I will go to Africa and I will play the white man with the natives.' Is that what you thought? We are not a game, Nicholas. We are real. This room here, it is real. I think your death will be the first real thing that has happened to you. See more »

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