Daniel Kaluuya

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  • Birth Place: London, England
  • Profession: Actor, Comedian, Writer
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Fast Facts

  • Parents emigrated from Uganda.
  • Was part of the cast for the first two seasons of Skins, and is also credited as a writer on two episodes.
  • Performed and recorded a parody of Boy Better Know song "Too Many Men" with Jason Lewis.
  • Won a special Evening Standard Award in 2010 for his work in Sucker Punch at the Royal Court Theatre in London.
  • Was named one of BAFTA's Brits to Watch in 2011.
  • Was selected for the Sundance Screenwriters Lab in 2016.

Awards

  • 2017, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 2017, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2018, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 2017, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Actor: Nominee
  • 2018, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Leading Actor: Nominee
  • 2017, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 2018, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Male Lead: Nominee

Details

  • Birth Place: London, England
  • Profession: Actor, Comedian, Writer