Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Biography: Raised in both England and his parents' homeland of Nigeria, Akinnuoye-Agbaje worked as a model while completing his law degree at King's College London. In the mid-1990s he embarked on an acting career, appearing in music videos and essaying small roles in 1995's Ace Ventura: Pet Detective and Congo, in which he played an African guide. Two years later, Akinnuoye-Agbaje landed his breakthrough role on the gritty HBO prison drama Oz. As the murderous drug dealer Adebisi, he instilled fear and fidelity in his fellow inmates with his unwavering stare. After he left the show in 2000, he became a formidable big-screen bad guy, landing villainous roles in action flicks such as The Mummy Returns and Get Rich or Die Tryin'. But he made his biggest splash when he returned to TV as the mysterious (and initially mute) Mr. Eko on the second season of Lost. His run on the show was short-lived, however, and his character was killed off within a year. Since then, he's resumed acting on theRaised in both England and his parents' homeland of Nigeria, Akinnuoye-Agbaje worked as a model while completing his law degree at King's College London. In the mid-1990s he embarked on an acting career, appearing in music videos and essaying small roles in 1995's Ace Ventura: Pet Detective and Congo, in which he played an African guide. Two years later, Akinnuoye-Agbaje landed his breakthrough role on the gritty HBO prison drama Oz. As the murderous drug dealer Adebisi, he instilled fear and fidelity in his fellow inmates with his unwavering stare. After he left the show in 2000, he became a formidable big-screen bad guy, landing villainous roles in action flicks such as The Mummy Returns and Get Rich or Die Tryin'. But he made his biggest splash when he returned to TV as the mysterious (and initially mute) Mr. Eko on the second season of Lost. His run on the show was short-lived, however, and his character was killed off within a year. Since then, he's resumed acting on the big screen, including an appearance in the blockbuster G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. Despite his career of playing intense, intimidating characters, Akinnuoye-Agbaje is known off screen by his nickname "Triple A." Expand

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 48
Highest Metascore: 68 The Bourne Identity
Lowest Metascore: 32 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 20
  2. Negative: 4 out of 20
20 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
48 Elizabeth Blue Sep 22, 2017 Executive Producer / Dr. Bowman tbd
37 Wetlands Sep 15, 2017 Babel 'Babs' Johnson tbd
52 Bilal: A New Breed of Hero Oct 7, 2016 Bilal / Bilal 8.6
40 Suicide Squad Aug 5, 2016 Cast / Killer Croc / Waylon Jones/Killer Croc 6.1
55 Concussion Dec 25, 2015 Dave Duerson 6.2
60 Trumbo Nov 6, 2015 Virgil Brooks 7.4
33 Annie Dec 19, 2014 Nash 5.2
39 Pompeii Feb 21, 2014 Cast / Cast / Atticus / Atticus / Atticus / Atticus 3.4
54 Thor: The Dark World Nov 8, 2013 Algrim/Kurse / Algrim/Kurse / Algrim/Kurse / Algrim/Kurse 7.3
61 The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete Oct 11, 2013 Pike / Pike / Pike / Pike / Sergeant Pike / Sergeant Pike tbd
48 Bullet to the Head Feb 1, 2013 Cast / Cast / Morel / Morel / Robert Nkomo Morel / Robert Nkomo Morel tbd
49 The Thing Oct 14, 2011 Derek Jameson 6.3
44 Killer Elite Sep 23, 2011 The Agent 5.8
44 Faster Nov 24, 2010 Evangelist 6.6
32 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Aug 7, 2009 Heavy Duty 5.3
tbd The Mistress of Spices May 5, 2006 Kwesi 5.6
49 Preaching to the Choir Apr 14, 2006 Bull Sharky / Bull Sharky tbd
45 Get Rich or Die Tryin' Nov 9, 2005 Majestic 5.1
tbd Unstoppable Oct 30, 2004 Agent Junod tbd
68 The Bourne Identity Jun 14, 2002 Wombosi / Wombosi tbd
48 The Mummy Returns May 4, 2001 Lock-Nah 3.5
45 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls Nov 10, 1995 Hitu 6.9