Femi Elufowoju, jr in Mechanic: Resurrection

Date - 24 October, 2016, All News Film
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Femi Elufowoju, jr plays the role of Krill in new action thriller Mechanic: Resurrection, which can be seen in Cinemas nationwide.

When the deceitful actions of a cunning but beautiful woman force him to return to the life he left behind, Arthur Bishop’s life is in danger as he has to complete an impossible list of assassinations of the most dangerous men in the world.

Directed by Dennis Gansel and written by Philip Shelby, Tony Mosher, Rachel Long, and Brian Pittman. Jason Statham, Jessica Alba and Tommy Lee Jones also star.

Overview

Femi Elufowoju, jr has performed extensively at the National Theatre and Royal Court, and is the first theatre director of African descent to establish a national touring company in the UK, Tiata Fahodzi. He artistically led the company for 13 years, directing and presenting over 30 plays including his production of Oladipo Agboluaje’s Iya-Ile: The First Wife (nominated for an Olivier Award). He has since served as an Associate at the Almeida Theatre and The Royal Court.

He reprised the role of Maccomo in the Complicité production of Lion Boy which played at The New Victory Theatre on Broadway and John Sterling in The Ghost Train at The Manchester Royal Exchange.

On screen he played President Jakob Lokoya across season two of Borgen and featured in both series of the BBC Three comedy Little Miss Jocelyn.

Femi plays the role of Krill in the action thriller Mechanic: Resurrection alongside Jason Statham, Jessica Alba and Tommy Lee Jones and President Ibaka in The Saint on Netflix.

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