Biography

A British actor. He is best known for his roles in Cloud Atlas (2012) and Interstellar (2014), as well as the lead role of Lex Carnahan in The CW miniseries Containment.

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A British actor. He is best known for his roles in Cloud Atlas (2012) and Interstellar (2014), as well as the lead role of Lex Carnahan in The CW miniseries Containment.

Courtesy Wikipedia®

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 28

Birthday 1980-01-02

Place of Birth Hammersmith, London, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • David Kwaku Asamoah Gyasi

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Hell on the Border as Bass Reeves
2020 Come Away
2019 Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
2019 Carnival Row (8 episodes) as Agreus
2019 Cold Blood as Malcolm
2018 Hunter Killer as Cob Wallach
2018 Pulsar
2018 Annihilation as Daniel
2018 Troy: Fall of a City (8 episodes) as Achilles
2017 Man in an Orange Shirt (1 episode) as Steve
2016 Panic as Andrew Deeley
2016 Containment (13 episodes) as Alex 'Lex' Carnahan
2014 Interstellar as Dr. Romilly
2013 The Whale as Richard Peterson
2012 Cloud Atlas as Autua / Lester Rey / Duophsyte
2012 The Dark Knight Rises as Skinny Prisoner
2012 White Heat (6 episodes) as Victor
2012 Red Tails as Corporal
2009 Law & Order: UK (1 episode)
2008 Apparitions (2 episodes)
2006 Torchwood (1 episode)
2006 Shoot the Messenger
2006 Shooting Dogs as François
2005 Mike Bassett: Manager (6 episodes)
2005 Doctor Who (1 episode) as Harvey
2003 What a Girl Wants as Ian's Band Member
2000 Belonging (2 episodes)
1986 Casualty (1 episode) as Bryce

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