David Oyelowo

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'My father thought actors were one step above cat burglars!': Alfred Molina meets David Oyelowo
The actors talk about applause, auditions, how they fell in love with the theatre – and the extraordinary high of delivering the perfect line

Chris Wiegand

23, Mar, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Sunday with David Oyelowo: ‘I unwind by watching MMA fights'
The actor on discovering hiking, choosing dessert, and attending church online

Michael Segalov

20, Dec, 2020 @6:36 AM

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Come Away review – an indigestible lump of kid-lit stodge
Combining elements of classic children’s books and starry cameos, this leaden family fantasy is flatter than an empty sweet wrapper

Peter Bradshaw

17, Dec, 2020 @7:00 AM

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David Oyelowo: 'Nowhere on Earth has been better at covering up racism than Great Britain'
The actor is tired of talking about race, but the trolling of his latest film shows why he still has to. He talks religion, the secret of his happy marriage – and why he worried he had failed the legacy of Martin Luther King

Simon Hattenstone

16, Dec, 2020 @6:00 AM

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The Midnight Sky review – beardy George Clooney marooned in bland cosmic yarn | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week
Clooney desperately tries to warn a returning spaceship of earthly apocalypse in this languid space caper

Peter Bradshaw

09, Dec, 2020 @2:00 PM

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A black Alice in Wonderland? That's a real fairytale ending
Rightwing ‘review-bombers’ couldn’t be more wrong: the casting of David Oyelowo in a kind of prequel to the Peter Pan and Alice stories is inspired

Ben Child

20, Nov, 2020 @3:43 PM

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The Water Man review – David Oyelowo's charming directorial debut
The star’s first foray into film-making is a sweet, if flawed, attempt to recapture the spirit of 80s kids adventures buoyed by a charismatic turn from Lonnie Chavis

Benjamin Lee

18, Sep, 2020 @7:14 PM

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The most exciting movies of 2020 – family films
Mulan fights her way out of controversy, Pixar jams with a jazz Coco and Keanu Reeves stars opposite SpongeBob Squarepants in next year’s most promising kids’ flicks

Guardian film

25, Dec, 2019 @7:00 AM

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The Tiger Who Came to Tea review – a charming, faithful adaptation
Snowman and Snowdog producers Lupus Films have made Christmas treat from Judith Kerr’s children’s classic

Lucy Mangan

08, Dec, 2019 @1:36 PM

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Don't Let Go review – tricksy time-warp murder mystery
In this very silly drama, David Oyelowo plays a cop investigating a horrific crime with the help of a phone call from the past

Cath Clarke

25, Sep, 2019 @3:00 PM

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The Tiger Who Came to Tea coming to TV this Christmas
David Oyelowo to star in animated version of Judith Kerr children’s classic

Seth Jacobson

28, Jul, 2019 @11:01 PM

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Is the Favourite historically accurate?
The once stuffy genre has been given a reboot, with emotional truth as important as historical fidelity

Ellen E Jones

02, Feb, 2019 @10:00 AM

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