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Shaka King


Shaka King is a director and writer, known for Judas and the Black Messiah (2021), Newlyweeds (2013) and Mulignans (2015). See full bio »

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Director Shaka King on 'Judas and the Black Messiah'

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 6 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

Newlyweeds Director
(2013)
Mulignans Director
(2015)
LaZercism Director
(2017)

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 2019-2020 Shrill (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Wedding (2020)
- Camp (2020)
- Troll (2019)
- Pool (2019)
 2018 High Maintenance (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Derech (2018)
- Namaste (2018)
 2016-2017 People of Earth (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Game Night (2017)
- Truth or Dare (2017)
 2017 LaZercism (Short)
 2015 Mulignans (Short)
 2013 Newlyweeds
 2009 Cocoa Loco (Short)
 2008 Big Merc Is in the Building (Video short)
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Directed 2 actors to Oscar nominated performances: Daniel Kaluuya and LaKeith Stanfield. Kaluuya won for his performance in Judas and the Black Messiah (2021).

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