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Eugene Khumbanyiwa

Eugene Wanangwa Khumbanyiwa is a Malawian, South Africa- based stage, television, film and voice actor, popularly known for playing the role of Obesandjo in the 2009 Oscar- nominated sci-fi hit 'District 9.' Khumbanyiwa was born at Cobbe Barracks Hospital in Zomba, Malawi's former capital. He has four siblings. His father is Major Stewart ... See full bio »
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 2015 Chappie (post-production)
 2014 Seal Team Eight: Behind Enemy Lines
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 2012 Death Race: Inferno (Video)
 2011 Paradise Stop
Malawian trucker
 2008 Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema
Drug dealer

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Besides English, he speaks Chewa, also known as Nyanja, and some Swahili, both languages are of the Bantu language family. These languages can be heard in movies like "District 9 (2009)" and "Death Race: Inferno(2012)" as part of his character's dialogue. See more »



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He was great as Obesandjo, the Nigerian Gangster in District 9 DoctorWeeTodd
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