David Gyasi

David Gyasi ( born January 2, 1980 in Hammersmith, London ) is a British actor.


David Gyasi was born in the London Borough of Hammersmith, the son of immigrants from Ghana. His father worked as a taxi driver, his mother a cook. He has six siblings.

After graduating from Middlesex University, he played supporting roles until he a wider audience in 2012 through his participation in the movie Cloud Atlas was known, in which he played three roles.

Filmography (selection)

  • 2003: What a Girl Wants (What a Girl Wants )
  • 2005: Shooting Dogs
  • 2006: Shoot the Messenger
  • 2012: Red Tails
  • 2012: The Dark Knight Rises
  • 2012: Cloud Atlas