Quick Facts of Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor
- Full NameChiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor
- Net Worth$8 million
- Date of Birth10 July, 1977
- Marital Status Married
- Ethnicity Black
- Nationality American
- Eye colour Dark Brown
- Hair colour Brown
- SpouseSari Merce
- Height5 feet 10 inches
- Weight72 kg
- EducationNational Youth Theatre
- Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram, and Facebook
- Horoscope Cancer
Short Description of Chiwetel Ejiofor
Chiwetel Ejiofor is an English actor. He has played numerous different television series including Murder in Mind, The Canterbury Tales, Partition: The Day India Burned, Phil Spector and so on. Moreover, Ejiofor has played numerous movies including She Hate Me, Melinda and Melinda, Slow Burn, 12 Years a Slave, 2012, Half of a Yellow Sun and many more.
Chiwetel was born Forest Gate, London and holds the British nationality. He belongs to the black ethnic group. Moreover, as he was born in the year 1977, he celebrates his birthday on July 10. His full name is Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor. Chiwetel Ejiofor is nicknamed as Chiwetel. His sun sign is Cancer.
Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Early Life and Education
Traveling back to his early life, Chiwetel was born on July 10, 1977, in London. He is the son of a father-Arinze Ejiofor and mother-Obiajulu Ejiofor. He has one sister whose name is Zain Asher and has a cousin named Chidozie Ejiofor.
Talking about his education, Chiwetel attended Dulwich College and also joined the National Youth Theatre. He also joined London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art but left after 3 years.
Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Career
Talking about his career, He started his career as a Film actor as the role as Ebow in television film Deadly Voyage and his first tv show is the BBC One’s thriller drama anthology series Murder in Mind for his role as DS McCorkindale.
He is also best known for Playing Okwe, Dirty Pretty Things, Solomon Northup in the 12 Years a Slave, and for playing the title role in William Shakespeare’s play Othello.
He played movies including Salt, Savannah, Half of a Yellow Sun, Z for Zachariah, The Martian, Secret in Their Eyes, Doctor Strange and much more. His TV series such as Romeo and Juliet, The Vortex, The Seagull, A Season in the Congo, Everyman and so on.
Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Personal Life
Chiwetel is a married man. He married Canadian actress as well as model Sari Merce. The couple was having a healthy dating but that did not last for a long time. Ejiofor has a straight sexual orientation.
Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Body Statistics
Chiwetel has an athletic body type. He stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches. Similarly, he weighs 72 Kg. Well, Chiwetel’s body shape is straight. His eyes are Dark brown in color and have black hair. However, his other body measurements are not available at the moment.
Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Net Worth
Chiwetel Ejiofor makes an excellent earning and enjoys an impressive net worth. He has maintained a net worth to be $8 Million. His fans can connect with him on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.