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[on his role in The Last King of Scotland
(2006)) I did a massive amount to prepare for this. First of all I started learning Swahili, learning the accent, then I had to do study all the recording as well as all the books, tapes, documentaries. When I went to Uganda I met with his [Idi Amin
's] brother, sister, his ministers, his generals and even to the Ugandan king. I did more research for this ...
Raised in Los Angeles by an insurance-salesman father and schoolteacher mother, the high school football star ditched his jersey and helmet after catching the acting bug in a production of Dylan Thomas
' "Under Milk Wood".
Often plays characters that are, or are inspired by, historical figures