Jeffrey Wright

Biography: Wright was raised by his mother, a lawyer, now retired from the U.S. Customs Department, and his aunt, a former nurse. He is happily married to Carmen Ejogo, his co-star in Boycott, and they have a son. Wright received his early education at St. Albans School for Boys in Washington, D.C. He attended Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts, graduating with a B.A. in Political Science in 1987. While at Amherst, he discovered his love of acting and, after graduation, moved on to NYU with an acting scholarship. He left after two months to pursue his career full time.

Jeffrey Wright's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 63
Highest Metascore: 86 Ernest & CĂ©lestine
Lowest Metascore: 32 Crime and Punishment in Suburbia
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 16 out of 25
  2. Negative: 2 out of 25
25 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 Nov 20, 2015 Beetee tbd
64 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Nov 21, 2014 Beetee 6.2
77 Only Lovers Left Alive Apr 11, 2014 Dr. Watson / Dr. Watson 7.3
86 Ernest & CĂ©lestine Feb 28, 2014 Grizzly Judge 6.9
75 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Nov 22, 2013 Beetee 7.9
61 The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete Oct 11, 2013 Henry / Henry 7.3
53 A Single Shot Sep 20, 2013 Simon / Simon 6.3
49 Broken City Jan 18, 2013 Cast / Carl Fairbanks / Carl Fairbanks 5.4
46 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Dec 25, 2011 Cast 5.8
67 The Ides of March Oct 7, 2011 Cast 7.1
74 Source Code Apr 1, 2011 Cast 7.6
65 Cadillac Records Dec 5, 2008 Muddy Waters 7.0
58 Quantum of Solace Nov 14, 2008 Felix Leiter 6.4
56 W. Oct 17, 2008 Colin Powell 5.0
69 Chicago 10 Feb 29, 2008 Bobby Seale 6.8
45 The Invasion Aug 17, 2007 Dr. Stephen Galeano 6.2
81 Casino Royale Nov 17, 2006 Felix Leiter 8.0
36 Lady in the Water Jul 21, 2006 Mr. Dury 6.6
76 Syriana Nov 23, 2005 Bennett Holiday 7.8
79 Broken Flowers Aug 5, 2005 Winston 5.9
76 The Manchurian Candidate Jul 30, 2004 Al Melvin 6.0
65 Ali Dec 25, 2001 Howard Bingham 6.3
tbd Too Tired to Die Feb 21, 2001 Balzac Man 10
32 Crime and Punishment in Suburbia Sep 15, 2000 Chris 8.1
50 Shaft Jun 16, 2000 Peoples Hernandez 7.2
70 Hamlet May 12, 2000 Gravedigger 5.5
65 Basquiat Aug 9, 1996 Jean Michel Basquiat 7.0