Akinnuoye-Agbaje recently wrapped his feature film directorial debut Farming, an autobiographical story based on his life. The film, which he also wrote, stars Kate Beckinsale, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Damson Idris, and chronicles Akinnuoye-Agbaje's own coming-of-age story growing up fostered by a white working class family in the U.K.
Previously, he starred in the ABC drama Ten Days in the Valley, opposite Kyra Sedgwick. Akinnuoye-Agbaje also starred in the independent features Wetlands, opposite Jennifer Ehle and Heather Graham, and Elizabeth Blue. Akinnuoye-Agbaje played the iconic role of Killer Croc in the Warner Bros./DC Comics feature Suicide Squad. His extensive film credits include Trumbo, opposite Bryan Cranston; Concussion, opposite Will Smith and Alec Baldwin; the Sony remake of Annie, opposite Jamie Foxx; Pompeii; Marvel/Disney's Thor: The Dark World; The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete; Warner Bros.' Bullet to the Head; Killer Elite, opposite Robert De Niro; G.I. Joe: Rise of the Cobra and Faster opposite Dwayne Johnson; Get Rich or Die Tryin'; The Bourne Identity; and The Mummy Returns. His TV roles include Frank Majors on NBC's American Odyssey, Malko on HBO's Game of Thrones, Deacon Crane on Hunted, Mr. Eko on ABC's Lost and Simon Adebisi on Oz.