Carmen Ejogo

British actress

Carmen Elizabeth Ejogo (/ɪˈɡ/; born 22 October 1973)[1][2] is an English actress and singer.

Carmen Ejogo
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Ejogo in 2019
Carmen Elizabeth Ejogo

(1973-10-22) 22 October 1973 (age 49)
Kensington, London, England
OccupationActress, singer
Years active1986–present
(m. 1998; div. 1998)

Jeffrey Wright
(m. 2000; div. 2014)
RelativesCharles Ejogo (brother)

Ejogo is best known for her roles in Metro (1997), The Avengers (1998), Love's Labour's Lost (2000), What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001), Boycott (2001), Away We Go (2009), Sparkle (2012), Alex Cross (2012), The Purge: Anarchy (2014), Selma (2014), Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016), It Comes at Night (2017), Alien: Covenant (2017), and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018).

In 1998, she was married to musician Tricky for a short time. In 2004, she married actor Jeffrey Wright. They divorced in 2014. They had two children.


  1. Family Search. Retrieved 11/22/14.
  2. "Birth Registration Details", (retrieved 19 July 2009).