How old was David Oyelowo in the movie Selma?

David Oyelowo was 37 in Selma when he played the character 'Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'.

That was over 9 years ago in 2014.

Today he is 48, and has starred in 56 movies in total, 22 of those since Selma was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Selma, I think David Oyelowo looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Ava DuVernay has worked with David Oyelowo a total of 4 times in his career.
  • David Oyelowo's first movie was as 'CJ' in Dog Eat Dog, released in 2001 when he was 24
  • Selma scores 7.43 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Selma

David Oyelowo's other movies