Djimon Hounsou

Djimon Hounsou in 2009

Djimon Hounsou (born April 24, 1964 in Cotonou, Benin) is the actor who played Ajihad, the leader of the Varden, in the film version of Eragon.

Hounsou has appeared in a number of well-known films, among them Amistad, Gladiator, The Island, and the Blood Diamond.

Selected filmography Edit

Film Year Role
Push 2009 Henry Carver
Blood Diamond 2006 Solomon Vandy
Eragon 2006 Ajihad
The Island 2005 Albert Laurent
Gladiator 2000 Juba
Amistad 1997 Cinqué
Stargate 1995 Horus

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