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  1. 'Nightingale': LAFF Review

    5:07 pm 6/17/2014

    David Oyelowo plays the sole character in a drama that tracks the vlog-chronicled mental breakdown of a military vet.Read more

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  2. '42' Actor Joins Martin Luther King Drama 'Selma' (Exclusive)

    10:41 am 4/16/2014

    Andre Holland will play politician and activist Andrew Young in the film about the civil rights marches of 1965.Read more

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  3. Sharon Stone, Berry Gordy Toast 'Lee Daniels' The Butler'

    1:03 pm 1/6/2014

    Director Lee Daniels and his cast were the focus of a luncheon at the home of Robert Newman.Read more

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  4. David Oyelowo on the Unusual Experience of Being Directed by Lee Daniels (Video)

    12:26 pm 12/10/2013

    The actor says that his director on "The Paperboy" and "The Butler" will sometimes yell "Fake!" in the middle of a take and break down crying on set.Read more

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  5. David Oyelowo on the Success of 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' and Working with the Director

    11:06 am 12/10/2013

    Breakthrough performer David Oyelowo shares what it's like to work with the temperamental director and how he's able to feed off the filmmaker's passion. "That, to me, is success, when I walk away from a set and I go, 'I am braver, I can be more than I have been before' and I think the key for all of us is the filmmakers," he says. Read more

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  6. THR Panel: 6 Breakthrough Performers on Difficult Directors and Working Without a Script (Video)

    5:00 am 12/2/2013

    A conversation with Barkhad Abdi ("Captain Phillips"), Adele Exarchopoulos ("Blue Is the Warmest Color"), Greta Gerwig ("Frances Ha"), Kathryn Hahn ("Afternoon Delight"), David Oyelowo ("The Butler") and Olivia Wilde ("Drinking Buddies").Read more

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  7. THR Breakthrough Performers Panel

    5:00 am 12/2/2013

    Olivia Wilde (Drinking Buddies), Adele Excharpoulos (Blue Is the Warmest Color), Kathryn Hahn (Afternoon Delight), Greta Gerwig (Francis Ha), David Oyelowo (Lee Daniels' The Butler), Barkhad Abdi (Captain Phillips) join THR's awards analyst Scott Feinberg to discuss their award-worthy movies. Read more

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  8. David Oyelowo, Kate Mara to Star in True-Life Thriller 'Captive' (Exclusive)

    3:50 pm 10/15/2013

    Jerry Jameson is directing the feature, which is being made by Alex Garcia and Lucas Akoskin's BN Films. Read more

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  9. Hollywood Film Awards to Honor Michael B. Jordan, Sophie Nelisse and David Oyelowo (Exclusive)

    9:18 am 10/9/2013

    The 26-year-old star of "Fruitvale Station," 13-year-old star of "The Book Thief" and 37-year-old star of "Lee Daniels' The Butler" follow in impressive footsteps.Read more

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  10. 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Cast Talk About the Basis for Their Characters (Video)

    6:39 pm 8/13/2013

    Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Cuba Gooding Jr. and David Oyelowo discuss the real and fictional inspirations for their roles while the film's director speaks about capturing the emotional reality of the civil rights movement.Read more

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