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Kwame Kwei-Armah

Kwame Kwei-Armah was born on March 24, 1967 in Hillingdon, Middlesex, England as Ian Roberts. He is an actor and writer, known for Once Upon a Time (1991), Elmina's Kitchen (2005) and The 3 Kings (2000). See full bio »
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Known For

Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time Director
(1991)
Elmina's Kitchen
(2005)
The 3 Kings
The 3 Kings Caspar
(2000)
Der Clown
Der Clown Jerôme
(1999)

Filmography

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 2010 Skins (TV Series)
Personal Trainer
- Everyone (2010) ... Personal Trainer
 2009 Horne & Corden (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (2009)
 2008 Walter's War (TV Movie)
Daniel Tull
 2008 Hotel Babylon (TV Series)
Hutch
- Episode #3.5 (2008) ... Hutch
 2008 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Danny Adebayou
- The Great and the Good (2008) ... Danny Adebayou
 2007 Cold Blood (TV Mini-Series)
Brendan
- Cold Blood 2 (2007) ... Brendan
 2006 Robin Hood (TV Series)
De Fourtnoy
- Who Shot the Sheriff? (2006) ... De Fourtnoy
 2006 Fade to Black
Joe Black
 1994-2004 Casualty (TV Series)
Finlay Newton / Lloyd Wincott
- Facing Up (2004) ... Finlay Newton
- Love's Labours... Lost (2004) ... Finlay Newton
- Out with a Bang (2004) ... Finlay Newton
- Who Cares (2004) ... Finlay Newton
- A Dangerous Initiative (2004) ... Finlay Newton
 2004 Pride (TV Movie)
Lush (voice)
 2004 The Afternoon Play (TV Series)
Walter Weinberg
- Sons, Daughters and Lovers (2004) ... Walter Weinberg
 2003 Children in Need (TV Series)
Finn
- Episode #1.24 (2003) ... Finn
 2000-2001 Holby City (TV Series)
Finlay Newton
- Hearts and Flowers (2001) ... Finlay Newton
- Anyone Who Had a Heart (2000) ... Finlay Newton
- Letting Go (2000) ... Finlay Newton
- Staying Out (2000) ... Finlay Newton
 2000 The 3 Kings
Caspar
 1999 Der Clown (TV Series)
Jerôme
- Feierabend (1999) ... Jerôme
- Schmutzige Geschäfte (1999) ... Jerôme
 1998 Il mio West
Rastafarian (as Kwame Kwei Armah)
 1998 An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (TV Series)
Male C.I.D Officer
- A Last Embrace (1998) ... Male C.I.D Officer
 1996 Expert Witness (TV Series documentary)
Robert Mantack
- The Gambler (1996) ... Robert Mantack
 1995 Cutthroat Island
Dawg's Pirate
 1994 Between the Lines (TV Series)
DC Colin Smithson
- A Face in the Crowd (1994) ... DC Colin Smithson
 1989 The Bill (TV Series)
Driver
- Pick Up (1989) ... Driver (as Ian Roberts)
 1983 Storyboard (TV Series)
Wesley
- Lytton's Diary (1983) ... Wesley (as Ian Roberts)
 1983 Birth of a Nation (TV Movie)
Paul (as Ian Roberts)
 1980 The Latchkey Children (TV Series)
Duke
- Episode #1.6 (1980) ... Duke (as Ian Roberts)
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... Duke (as Ian Roberts)
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Duke (as Ian Roberts)
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... Duke (as Ian Roberts)
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Duke (as Ian Roberts)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Willy Russell's musical, "Elegies for Angels, Punks, and Raging Queens," was performed at the Criterion Theatre in London, England with Kim Criswell, James Dreyfus, Sean Mathias, Simon Green, Regina Fong, and Simon Fanshawe in the cast. Willy Russell was also director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Kwame Kwei Armah | Ian Roberts

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

Released an album, 'Kwame', in November 2003 on the back of his success in 'Celebrity Fame Academy'. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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