Articles about Daniel Kaluuya

For some people, it is a hard task to find out what they want to do with their life even as an adult. Daniel Kaluuya wasn’t like everyone else though. He wrote his first play at the age of nine. His inspiring journey from a young playwright to an Academy Award winner is one to behold. Born on February 24, 1989, in London, to Ugandan parents, Kaluuya spent his childhood in a public housing facility in Camden. He was active in the improvizational theater scene as a child. His on-screen debut came in 2006 in BBC’s ‘Shoot the Messenger.’ His first major role was as Posh Kenneth in the British teen drama ‘Skins.’ In 2010, in a play called ‘Sucker Punch’ by Roy Williams, his talent as an actor was on full display. His performance received raving reviews from different corners. He then went on to act in several short films and TV series including the anthology series ‘Black Mirror.’ Kaluuya received his breakthrough when he was cast in Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ which was released in 2017. His performance in the film was widely praised and he received an Academy Award nomination for the Best Actor. His transformation from an Academy Award nominee to a winner did not take much time. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in 2021 for his performance in ‘Judas and the Black Messiah.’ He also won at the Golden Globes and BAFTA for the same.

'Judas and the Black Messiah' gets March 5 India release

11 Feb 2021

Entertainment
'Judas and the Black Messiah' gets March 5 India release

Judas and the Black Messiah, which stars Daniel Kaluuya, is releasing on March 5 in India.

Black Batman series by John Ridley coming in January 2021

24 Aug 2020

Entertainment
Black Batman series by John Ridley coming in January 2021

Batman is being written afresh, and he will be a man of color this time.

Five best Netflix movies and shows to watch this February

29 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Five best Netflix movies and shows to watch this February

Netflix is one of the premiere content streaming sites and they plan to cement their position by continuously adding new movies and shows.

Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman declared Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

05 Mar 2018

Entertainment
Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman declared Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

Gary Oldman was named Best Actor at the 90th Academy Awards for his performance in 'Darkest Hour'.

Oscars 2018: Have a look at this year's major nominations

04 Mar 2018

Entertainment
Oscars 2018: Have a look at this year's major nominations

It's that time of the year when the best movies from across the globe compete at the most prestigious film awards - The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars.

From Meryl Streep to Dunkirk: All about Oscar nominations 2018

23 Jan 2018

Entertainment
From Meryl Streep to Dunkirk: All about Oscar nominations 2018

The nominations for 90th Academy Awards have been announced.