Daniel Kaluuya (born 24 February 1989) is a British actor and writer. He achieved international recognition for his performance in the critically acclaimed horror film Get Out (2017), for which he earned numerous accolades, including nominations for the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, SAG Award, and BAFTA Award for Best Actor. That same year, he also received a nomination for the BAFTA Rising Star Award.
Kaluuya began his career as a teenager in improvisational theatre. He subsequently appeared in the first two seasons of the British television series Skins, some of which he also co-wrote. Playing the lead role in Sucker Punch at the Royal Court Theatre in London, Kaluuya won rave reviews for his performance and he won both the Evening Standard Award and Critics' Circle Theatre Award for Outstanding Newcomer.
He gained further acclaim for his performance in the Black Mirror episode "Fifteen Million Merits", and played Tealeaf in the BBC dark comedy series Psychoville, and Mac in the BBC Three horror drama The Fades. Kaluuya appeared as Agent Tucker in the 2011 film Johnny English Reborn, and in 2013, he appeared in the film Kick-Ass 2. In 2015, he played a supporting role in the Denis Villeneuve film Sicario. In 2018, he portrayed W'Kabi in the Marvel Studios blockbuster film Black Panther. Wikipedia