TV commercial (voice-over): Citi credit cards by Citibank
7 Interviews |
14 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
13 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Smith, Laura Francis
| Whitaker, Forest Steven
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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 ...
He is a supporter and public advocate for Hope North, a boarding school and vocational training center in northern Uganda for escaped child soldiers, orphans, and other young victims of the country's civil war. He met the school's founder during the filming of The Last King of Scotland.
Often plays military/political/law enforcement roles