Chiwetel, though, didn't hang around to find out if the rest of Hollywood was as impressed with him. And I imagined it would make a great story or memory." he said of that time.
"But I wasn't going to stick around because I really wanted to do plays.
In 2008, his efforts were recognised with an OBE from the Queen.
He hesitated to take historical drama 12 Years a Slave because: "You wait all your life for a great script to come through the door.
Chiwetel Ejiofor debuted in movies from his first movie named Amistad which was released in 1997. James Covey and the movie was directed by Steven Spielberg. Chiwetel Ejiofor made his television debut on the television series Deadly Voyage which was released in 1996.
In that television series, he had the role of Ebow.
He added: "And I was very definite and forthright about that. I wanted to work in the National Theatre and the RSC." Starring opposite Ewan Mc Gregor in Othello underlined his mastery of the stage and won him an Olivier award.
Notable films followed with Dirty Pretty Things and Love Actually where he was part of love triangle featuring Keira Knightley and Andrew Lincoln.Naomie Harris is a famous actress and the couple was together for about 7 years.The couple was happy but they couldn’t continue their relation for long and got separated in 2007.Chiwetel Ejiofor last appearance was in Doctor Strange which was a big hit and he had the role of Karl Mordo.In 2017, he has been shooting for his two upcoming movies named Maty Magdalene and Come Sunday in which he has the role of Peter and Carlton Pearson.It has also earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.