Djimon Hounsou

Djimon Hounsou
Djimon Hounsou  Beninese Actor

Djimon Hounsou dating history

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According to our records, Djimon Hounsou is possibly single.


Djimon Hounsou has been in relationships with Paula Patton (2016 - 2017) and Kimora Lee Simmons (2007 - 2012).

Djimon Hounsou has had encounters with Kola Boof (2006) and Debbie Allen.

Djimon Hounsou is rumoured to have hooked up with Cameron Diaz (2007).


Djimon Hounsou is a 59 year old Beninese Actor. Born Djimon Gaston Hounsou on 24th April, 1964 in Cotonou, Benin, he is famous for Gladiator in a career that spans 1986–present. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Djimon Hounsou has been in an on-screen matchup with Queen Latifah in Beauty Shop (2005).

Djimon Hounsou is a member of the following lists: 1964 births, American Christians and American male models.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating2 5 years, 9 months 3 years, 4 months 1 year
Encounter2 18 years, 1 month 9 years -
Rumoured1 28 days - -
Total5 18 years, 1 month 4 years, 12 months 28 days


First Name Djimon
Middle Name Gaston
Last Name Hounsou
Full Name at Birth Djimon Gaston Hounsou
Birthday 24th April, 1964
Birthplace Cotonou, Benin
Height 6' 1½" (187 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Bald
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality Beninese
Occupation Text Actor, Producer, Model, Voice Artist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Gladiator
Year(s) Active 1989–present, 1986–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Somnium Entertainment (LA)
Brand Endorsement TV commercial for Gap Jeans (2002), Public service announcement for The ONE Campaign [] (2005), (2007) Print advertisements for Calvin Klein designer "Steel" men's underwear
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Djimon Gaston Hounsou (; born 24 April 1964) is a Beninese–American actor and model. Hounsou began his career appearing in music videos. He made his film debut in the Sandra Bernhard film Without You I'm Nothing (1990) and gained widespread recognition for his role as Cinqué in the Steven Spielberg film Amistad (1997). He gained further recognition for his roles in Gladiator (2000), In America (2003), and Blood Diamond (2006), receiving Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor nominations for both the latter films. He also played an antagonist in Furious 7 (2015). He has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award and three Screen Actors Guild Awards. Djimon Hounsou plays an important role as well in the French film Forces spéciales in 2011.

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Djimon Hounsou59 TaurusActor
Paula Patton48 SagittariusActress
Kimora Lee Simmons48 TaurusFashion Designer
Cameron Diaz51 VirgoActress
Kola Boof54 PiscesWriter
Debbie Allen74 CapricornFilm/TV Producer


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Kenzo LeeMale30th May, 200914 years oldKimora Lee Simmons


Gladiator 22024JubaMovie
A Quiet Place: Day One2024Movie
Gran Turismo2023Steve MardenboroughMovie
Shazam! Fury of the Gods2023WizardMovie
Rebel Moon - Part One: A Child of Fire2023General TitusMovie
Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank2022Sumo (voice)Movie
Black Adam2022WizardMovie
Invincible2021Martian EmperorTV Show
The King's Man2021SholaMovie
What If...?2021KorathTV Show
A Quiet Place Part II2020Man on IslandMovie
NBA 2K212020Coach Bishop (voice)Unknown
Captain Marvel2019KorathMovie
Charlie's Angels2019Edgar BosleyMovie
Chang'an shi er shi chen2019Ge LaoTV Show
Aquaman2018King Ricou (voice)Movie
Same Kind of Different as Me2017Denver MooreMovie
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword2017BedivereMovie
The Legend of Tarzan2016Chief MbongaMovie
The Vatican Tapes2015Vicar ImaniMovie
Furious 72015JakandeMovie
Wayward Pines2015CJ MitchumTV Show
Dragons: Race to the Edge2015DragoTV Show
Seventh Son2014RaduMovie
How to Train Your Dragon 22014Drago (voice)Movie
Guardians of the Galaxy2014KorathMovie
Baggage Claim2013QuintonMovie
Forces spéciales2011KovaxMovie
Elephant White2011Curtie ChurchMovie
The Tempest2010CalibanMovie
Black Panther2010Black Panther, T'ChallaTV Show
Push2009Henry CarverMovie
Never Back Down2008Jean RoquaMovie
Blood Diamond2006Solomon VandyMovie
Beauty Shop2005JoeMovie
The Island2005Albert LaurentMovie
Biker Boyz2003MotherlandMovie
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life2003KosaMovie
Dead Weight2002Det. YoussoufMovie
In America2002MateoMovie
The Four Feathers2002Abou FatmaMovie
Heroes2002Mystery ManShort Film
The Tag2001MarshallShort Film
Alias2001Kazari BomaniTV Show
Soul Food2000Victor OnukaTV Show
The Middle Passage2000Narrator (US Version)Movie
Deep Rising1998VivoMovie
The Wild Thornberrys1998VillagerTV Show
The Small Hours1997Movie
Ill Gotten Gains1997FyahMovie
Stargate1994Horus (as Djimon)Movie
ER1994Mobalage IkaboTV Show
Killing Zoe1993Moïse (voice)Movie
Unlawful Entry1992Prisoner on Bench (as Djimon)Movie
Without You I'm Nothing1990Ex-Boyfriend (as Djimon Hounson)Movie
Beverly Hills, 902101990DoormanTV Show
Janet Jackson: Love Will Never Do (Without You)1990Man (uncredited)Music Video
En Vogue: Hold On1990Djimon HounsouMusic Video
Tina Turner: I Don't Wanna Lose You1989Djimon HounsouMusic Video
OziOzi's Father (voice)Movie
Rebel Moon 2Movie
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AparecidoAparecidoApr 24, 2023

Hoje 24/04 é o aniversário de Djimon Hounsou! Today 24/04 is the birthday of Djimon Hounsou! Feliz Aniversário! Muita paz, saúde, realizações, sucesso e bênçãos! Abraços! Happy Birthday! Peace, health, achievements, success and blessings! Hugs! Eu te amo, Djimon Hounsou! I love you, Djimon Hounsou!

AparecidoAparecidoApr 24, 2022

Hoje 24/04 é o aniversário de Djimon Hounsou! Today 24/04 is the birthday of Djimon Hounsou! Feliz Aniversário! Muita paz, saúde, realizações, sucesso e bênçãos! Abraços! Happy Birthday! Peace, health, achievements, success and blessings! Hugs! Eu te amo, Djimon Hounsou! I love you, Djimon Hounsou!

AparecidoAparecidoJul 31, 2020

I love Djimon Hounsou!

beverlypressbeverlypressAug 2, 2019

Djimon Hounsou! Two-Time Oscar Nominee... The Unforgettable Supporting Star of "In America" and "Blood Diamond"

artistsprMay 23, 2017


JOJOFeb 6, 2014

I think it's well known that he also dated Cameron Diaz

general enya odonnellJun 23, 2010

after you riveting performances in the brother to brother film w channing tatum and blood dimond w lienardo well we as family and friends were hoping you may understand the privelege that comes with these honors namely a presidential accord (for no child left behind )an invitation to review suggest and relocate to any states of your choice how ever in georgia we have both an incredible home land security and a vast wild life refugee that spans tenessee south and north carolina s mississippi alabama lousiana as well as all ameritis and distingusd services from katrina on so please just think of these statements in regards to what your preserves friends and family needs ) ps be a happi happi parental and learn to text T-9

maria fowlerJul 7, 2009

you should be happy to be with kimora she is a keeper, wish i was her

pazzApr 19, 2009

think you and kimora make a great couple. from yours and kimoras biggest fan pazz

robert maltzJan 18, 2009

i enjoyed watching him when he guest starred on er for a few episodes

ShunJan 17, 2009

Djimon, Idris, Seal,and Akons are the only thing popping when it comes to dating!

ConscienceApr 2, 2008

wow.. i like ur movies and i wanna be like you.. someday

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