Adepero Oduye

Adepero Oduye
Adepero Oduye hails from Brooklyn, New York City by way of Nigeria. She is a graduate of Cornell University; and has studied acting with Wynn Handman, Austin Pendleton, and Susan Batson. Her name is pronounced "Add-eh-pair-o Oh-due-yay." Her theatre credits include Danai Gurira's play Eclipsed, at the Yale Repertory Theatre; The Bluest Eye, at the Hartford Stage and Long Wharf Theatres; and Fela!, in the AEA workshop, directed and choreographed by Bill T. Jones. Ms. Oduye first starred for writer/director Dee Rees as Alike in the award-winning short film Pariah. Among the other shorts that she has starred in are Gabriele Zamparini's Water; Russell Costanzo's The Tested; and Nadiah Hamzah's Sub Rosa.
Name Adepero Oduye
Also Known As
Birthday 1978-01-11
Gender Female
IMDB Adepero Oduye profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA
As: Alike
2011-12-28
Pariah...
As: Eliza
2013-10-30
12 Years a Slave...
As: Zipporah
2009-01-01
If I Leap...
As: Annelle
2012-10-07
Steel Magnolias...
As: O
2013-07-02
The Door...
As: Kathy Tao
2015-12-11
The Big Short...
As: Adepero
2005-07-13
On the Outs...
As: Meg (Segment 5)
2015-08-29
Emily & Tim...
As: Crack Smoker
2006-08-11
Half Nelson...
As: The Outlaw
2011-12-06
Touch of Evil...
As: Nina
2017-05-05
The Dinner...
As: Unknown
2018-03-10
Galveston...
As: Eni Adisa
2017-10-20
Geostorm...
As: Nina Simone
2017-03-25
To Be Free...
As: Keisha

Vulture Club...
As: Jackie
2001-09-30
Law & Order: Crimina...
As: Regina Plank
2009-04-08
The Unusuals...
As: Traci Sands
1990-09-13
Law & Order...