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Badja Djola

Born in Brooklyn, New York, USA on 9th April 1948. Died in 2005 aged 56 years old.
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Badja Djola was an actor with a career spanning 22 years, from 1979 to 2001, starting at the age of 31. His first film was Penitentiary and his last film was Night at the Golden Eagle. A lot of his work was in the Drama and Thriller genres.

Known For


Film Film Year Runtime Rating Streaming Options
Night at the Golden Eagle poster Night at the Golden Eagle 2001 1h 27m R
Deterrence poster Deterrence 1999 1h 41m R
The Hurricane poster The Hurricane 1999 2h 26m R
Butter poster Butter 1998 1h 41m R
The Players Club poster The Players Club 1998 1h 44m R
The Brave poster The Brave 1997 2h 3m
Rosewood poster Rosewood 1997 2h 20m R
Heaven's Prisoners poster Heaven's Prisoners 1996 2h 12m R
The Waterdance poster The Waterdance 1992 1h 46m R
The Last Boy Scout poster The Last Boy Scout 1991 1h 45m
A Rage in Harlem poster A Rage in Harlem 1991 1h 55m R
An Innocent Man poster An Innocent Man 1989 1h 53m R
Mississippi Burning poster Mississippi Burning 1988 2h 8m R
The Serpent and the Rainbow poster The Serpent and the Rainbow 1988 1h 38m R
The Lightship poster The Lightship 1985 1h 29m PG-13
The Lonely Guy poster The Lonely Guy 1984 1h 30m R
Penitentiary poster Penitentiary 1979 1h 39m R

Regularly Credited With

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Terrence Howard
2 films together
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William Forsythe
2 films together
Michael Rooker's profile
Michael Rooker
2 films together
Bruce McGill's profile
Bruce McGill
2 films together
Ryan Cutrona's profile
Ryan Cutrona
2 films together
Tobin Bell's profile
Tobin Bell
2 films together
Zakes Mokae's profile
Zakes Mokae
2 films together
Paul Guilfoyle's profile
Paul Guilfoyle
2 films together


His Top Genres 1
21% Drama
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His Top Years
12% 1999
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1 Genres are counted according to total films, not total genres, as such the overall total of all genress will be more than 100%.

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Badja Djola FAQ

How old was Badja Djola when he died?

56 years old.

When was Badja Djola born?

9th April 1948

Where was Badja Djola born?

Brooklyn, New York, USA

Has Badja Djola won an Oscar?

No, he never won an Oscar.

Has Badja Djola won a BAFTA?

No, he never won an BAFTA.

What ethnicity is Badja Djola?

He was Black.