He soon became a household name starring as the murderous, drug-addicted prisoner Adebisi in HBO's hit television series Oz, which earned him critical and audience acclaim, as well as two NAACP Award nominations.
Akinnuoye-Agbaje subsequently focused on his film career, starring in such blockbusters as The Mummy Returns, The Bourne Identity and Get Rich or Die Tryin'.
He became known worldwide as the mysterious Mr. Eko in J.J. Abrams' acclaimed hit TV series Lost, for which he and the cast earned the 2006 Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Ensemble.
Akinnuoye-Agbaje currently resides in London, England.
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Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje Facts
|Birthday||August 22, 1967 (51)|
|Birthplace||London, England, United Kingdom|
|Height||6' 1" (1m85) How tall is Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje compared to you?|
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