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Jeffrey Wright

Born: December 7, 1965, Washington, D.C., USA

Jeffrey Wright is an American actor most recently known for his role in the television thriller “Westworld”.

As for films, Wright has starred in “The Hunger Games” films, “The Good Dinosaur”, “Casino Royale”, “Source Coe”, “The Ides of March”, “Syriana”, “Lady in the Water”, “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”, and many more.

Jeffrey is happily married to Carmen Ejogo, his co-star in Boycott, and they have a son.


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Game Night (2018)

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A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights find themselves trying to solve a murder mystery.

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Confirmation (2016)

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| 109 Min

Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States' Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.

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Westworld (2016)

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Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, explore a world in which every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be indulged without consequence.

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)

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| 136 Min

With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale, Finnick, and Peeta – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination atte...

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The Good Dinosaur (2015)

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| 101 Min

- The Good Dinosaur' asks the question: What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct? Pixar Animation Studios takes you on an epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikel...

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)

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Katniss Everdeen reluctantly becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion against the autocratic Capitol.

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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

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| 146 Min

Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a \Victors Tour\ of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion...

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A Single Shot (2013)

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| 116 Min

The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood.

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Broken City (2013)

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| 109 Min

In a broken city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg) seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure, the mayor (Russell Crowe). Billys relentless pursuit of justice, matched only by his streetwise toughness, makes him an unst...

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The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete (2013)

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| 108 Min

Coming of age story about two inner city youths, who are left to fend for themselves over the summer after their mothers are taken away by the authorities.

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Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)

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| 123 Min

After being around for centuries and now living in the modern age, vampire Adam is a rockstar that cannot grow accustomed to the new modern world with all of its new technology. While he lives in Detroit, his wife Eve lives in Tangier, flourishing in the new world. But when she senses Adam's dep...

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Ernest & Celestine (2012)

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| 78 Min

Celestine is a little mouse trying to avoid a dental career; Ernest is a big bear craving an artistic outlet. When Celestine meets Ernest, they overcome their natural enmity by forging a life of crime together.

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Source Code (2011)

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| 93 Min

Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he's involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He learns he's part of a top-secret experimental program that enables him to experience the final 8 minutes of another perso...

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Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)

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| 129 Min

A year after his father's death, Oskar, a troubled young boy, discovers a mysterious key he believes was left for him by his father and embarks on a scavenger hunt to find the matching lock.

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The Ides of March (2011)

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| 101 Min

An idealistic staffer for a newbie presidential candidate gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail. Based on the play by Beau Willimon.

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A Child's Garden of Poetry (2011)

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| 30 Min

Poems by some of the greatest writers of all time are brought to life through lyrical animation and readings by some of today’s most respected performers.

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Quantum of Solace (2008)

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| 106 Min

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that bla...

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Cadillac Records (2008)

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| 109 Min

In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, \Cadillac Records\ follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of Americas musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.

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W (2008)

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Whether you love him or hate him, there is no question that George W. Bush is one of the most controversial public figures in recent memory. W takes viewers through Bush's eventful life -- his struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and his faith, and of course the critical days leadi...

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The Invasion (2007)

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| 99 Min

Washington, D.C. psychologist Carol Bennell and her colleague Dr. Ben Driscoll are the only two people on Earth who are aware of an epidemic running rampant through the city. They discover an alien virus aboard a crashed space shuttle that transforms anyone who comes into contact with it into unfeel...

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Casino Royale (2006)

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| 144 Min

James Bond goes on his first ever mission as a 00. Le Chiffre is a banker to the worlds terrorists. He is participating in a poker game at Montenegro, where he must win back his money, in order to stay safe among the terrorist market. The boss of MI6, known simply as M sends Bond, along with Vesper ...

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Lady in the Water (2006)

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| 110 Min

Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from th...

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Broken Flowers (2005)

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| 105 Min

When a mysterious pink letter informs Don Johnston (Bill Murray) that he may have a 19-year-old son, he visits four former lovers, where he comes face to face with the errors of his past and the possibilities of the future.

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Syriana (2005)

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| 128 Min

The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman, a Switzerland-based energy analyst, experiences both personal trage...

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The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

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| 129 Min

When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, then-Captain Ben Marco, was knocked unconscious. Brokering the incident for political capital, Shaw eventually becomes a vice-presidential nominee, while Marco i...

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Angels in America (2003)

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| 352 Min

Playwright Tony Kushner adapts his political epic about the AIDS crisis during the mid-eighties, around a group of separate but connected individuals.

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Ali (2001)

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| 157 Min

In 1964, a brash new pro boxer, fresh from his olympic gold medal victory, explodes on to the scene: Cassius Clay. Bold and outspoken, he cuts an entirely new image for African American's in sport with his proud public self confidence and his unapologetic belief that he is the greatest boxer of ...

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Shaft (2000)

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| 99 Min

New York police detective John Shaft arrests Walter Wade Jr. for a racially motivated slaying. But the only eyewitness disappears, and Wade jumps bail for Switzerland. Two years later Wade returns to face trial, confident his money and influence will get him acquitted -- especially since he's pa...

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Ride with the Devil (1999)

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| 138 Min

Ride with the Devil follows four people who are fighting for truth and justice amidst the turmoil of the American Civil War. Director Ang Lee takes us to a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border where a staunch loyalist, an immigrant's son, a freed slave, and a young widow form an unlik...

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Critical Care (1997)

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| 107 Min

Werner Ernst is a young hospital resident who becomes embroiled in a legal battle between two half-sisters who are fighting over the care of their comatose father. But are they really fighting over their fathers care, or over his $10 million estate? Meanwhile, Werner must contend with his nutty supe...

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Basquiat (1996)

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| 108 Min

Director Julian Schnabel illustrates the portrait of his friend, the first Afro-American Pop Art artist Jean Michel Basquiat who unfortunately died at a young age and just as he was beginning to make a name for himself in the art world. Along side the biography of Basquiat are the artists and the ar...

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