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Born and raised in London, England, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje began his career as a model in Milan. He graduated with a masters degree in Law from London's prestigious Kings College, before moving to Los Angeles to make the transition to acting. Fluent in several languages, including English, Italian, Yoruba and Swahili, he is best known for his ... See full bio »

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 2015 Odyssey (TV Movie) (pre-production)
Frank Majors
 2015 Bilal (filming)
Bilal
 2015 Trumbo (filming)
Virgil Brooks
 2014/I Annie (completed)
Nash
 2015 Game of Thrones (TV Series)
Malko
- Episode #5.1 (2015) ... Malko
 2014/I Pompeii
Atticus
 2012 Hunted (TV Series)
Deacon Crane
- Snow Maiden (2012) ... Deacon Crane
- Khyber (2012) ... Deacon Crane
- Polyhedrus (2012) ... Deacon Crane
- Ambassadors (2012) ... Deacon Crane
- Kismet (2012) ... Deacon Crane
 2012 Best Laid Plans
Joseph
 2011 Strike Back (TV Series)
Tahir
- Project Dawn #6 (2011) ... Tahir
- Project Dawn #5 (2011) ... Tahir
 2011 Killer Elite
Agent
 2005-2006 Lost (TV Series)
Mr. Eko
- I Do (2006) ... Mr. Eko
- Every Man for Himself (2006) ... Mr. Eko (credit only)
- The Glass Ballerina (2006) ... Mr. Eko (credit only)
 2005 Preaching to the Choir
Bull Sharky
 2005 The Mistress of Spices
Kwesi
 2005 Black/Blue (Short)
The Target
 2004 Unstoppable
Agent Junod
 2001 Lip Service
Sebastion
 2000 Red Shoe Diaries 12: Girl on a Bike (Video)
The Student (segment "The Written Word") (as Adewale)
 1998 Legionnaire
Luther
 1998 Linc's (TV Series)
Winston Iwelu
 1997 Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series)
Ambassador Odeku
- Fallout (1997) ... Ambassador Odeku
 1997 Cracker: Mind Over Murder (TV Series)
John Doe
- Madwoman (1997) ... John Doe
 1997/II 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (TV Movie)
Cabe Attucks (as Adewale Akinnouye-Agbaje)
 1996 Deadly Voyage (TV Movie)
Emmanuel (as Adewale)
 1995 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
Hitu (as Adewale)
 1995 Congo
Kahega (as Adewalé)
 1995 Delta of Venus
The Clairvoyant (as Wale)
 1995 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Cliff Ramsey
- Downtown Girl (1995) ... Cliff Ramsey (as Adewalé)
 1994 Red Shoe Diaries (TV Series)
Davis Bateman
- Written Word (1994) ... Davis Bateman (as Adewalé)
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Other Works:

In Envouge video "Giving Him Something He Can Feel" See more »

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3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Adewale | Adewalé | Adewale Akinnouye-Agbaje | Wale

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

They gave me a stick and said, 'Knock those three guys out.' There's no better way to make an entrance. - when asked if he was made to feel like the "new kid on the block" when joining Lost See more »

Trivia:

The name of his character, "Atticus" in the action adventure film Pompeii is similar to a role he played in the 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea TV film, the name of whom was "Cabe Attucks". See more »

Trademark:

Due to his tall frame, powerful-looking phyisque and deep voice, he often plays sinister, imposing characters of criminal or military backgrounds

Nickname:

Wally See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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