I first remember him as the drag queen with a heart of gold in Kinky Boots, but then Chiwetel Ejiofor showed up all sexy and hot in ’30s suits in Dancing on the Edge. And then he was nominated for a Best Actor Oscar due to his wrenching performance in 12 Years a Slave. Hello, sir! We need you in more frock flicks! BBC, ITV, Hollywood, everybody, get on that, stat.
Peter in Mary Magdalene (2018)
Odenigbo in Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
Solomon Northup in 12 Years a Slave (2013)
Louis in Dancing on the Edge (2013)
Christmas Moultrie in Savannah (2013)
Lola in Kinky Boots (2005)
Ensign Covey in Amistad (1997)
What’s your favorite historical costume movie or TV role of Chiwetel Ejiofor’s? What kind of frock flick would you like to see him next?