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Chiwetel Umeadi Ejiofor (pronounced "Chee-wet-el Edg-ee-for") CBE, is a British actor who is well known for his performance of Solomon Northup in Steve McQueen's critically acclaimed historical drama 12 Years a Slave (2013) for which he earned a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Actor, and has also starred in Dirty Pretty Things, Kinky Boots, Serenity, and The Martian

For Disney, he portrayed Baron Mordo in the 2016 Marvel superhero film, Doctor Strange and in the upcoming Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. He also voiced Scar in the 2019 CGI live-action adaptation of The Lion King, and portrayed Conall in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.[1] 

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