Djimon Hounsou

Biography

Djimon Hounsou was born in Cotonou, Benin, West Africa, to Albertine and Pierre Hounsou, a cook. He moved to Lyon, France, when he was 13. Hounsou has graced the catwalks of Paris and London as a popular male model. He has since left his modeling career and has worked on Gladiator (2000) by Ridley Scott and Amistad (1997) by Steven Spielberg.

Filmography

Movie Name Release Date
Guardians of the Galaxy August 1, 2014
How to Train Your Dragon 2 June 13, 2014
Captain Marvel March 8, 2019