Work in Progress

Riley, Jenelle
November 2006
Back Stage East;11/30/2006, Vol. 47 Issue 48, p1
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The article offers information on the life and works of actor Djimon Hounsou. He was born in a small village in Benin, Africa. The actor, who is known for his performance in films like "Amistad" and "Gladiator," was nominated for Academy Awards for his performance in the film "In America." His upcoming film is "Blood Diamond," in which he is working with actor Leonardo DiCaprio. According to Hounsou, he chooses his roles on the message of a script and how the script makes him feel.


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