Obvious MCM - Olatunde "O. T." Fagbenle is a Nigerian-British actor, writer and director. He has appeared in several films, stage and television productions. . .
In 2016 Fagbenle won an MVSA award for Best Actor for his acting in the titular role of The Interceptor on the BBC, and in the same year he was also nominated by the Screen Nation Awards for Best Actor for the same role. . .
Fagbenle has been honoured by the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (of which Queen Elizabeth II is patron) by being included in the 100 faces of RADA along with Sir Anthony Hopkins, Clive Owen and Sir John Gielgud. . .
Fagbenle is the first British actor of mixed race heritage to play a lead in a period drama in the history of UK television (Walter's War). He is also the first to play a leading role in an HBO series (Looking) and to win a best actor award at the M.E.N. . .