Birth Name: Djimon Gaston Hounsou
Age: 49, born 24 April 1964
Country of origin: Benin
Currently Residing In: United States
Height: 6' 3"
Relationship Status: In a relationship
Partner: Kimora Lee Simmons
In 1989 and 1991, Hounsou appeared in the music videos for "Straight Up" by Paula Abdul and "Love Will Never Do (Without You)" by Janet Jackson.
Hounsou's film debut was in the 1990 Sandra Bernhard film Without You I'm Nothing. He had television parts on Beverly Hills, 90210 and ER and a guest starring role on Alias. Hounsou received a larger role in the science fiction film Stargate.
Hounsou received wide critical acclaim and a Golden Globe Aw