David Oyelowo (born April 1, 1976) is a British actor and voice actor.

He is best known for his roles in Jack Reacher, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, The Last King of Scotland, The Help, and Selma.

He voices Alexsandr Kallus in Star Wars Rebels.[1]


  • During his initial audition for the role of Kallus, David didn't actually know what he was auditioning for. Weeks after his audition for a "top-secret role," David was informed that he'd been offered the role of Kallus. [2]
  • As a child, David was not a fan of Star Wars, and was more interested in GI Joe's. [3]
  • Star Wars Rebels is David's first role in an animated series.