Djimon Hounsou's film career – Djimon Hounsou is a film star from Benin who has appeared in movies including "Amistad," "Blood Diamond" and "In America."
Djimon Hounsou, the family man – Hounsou, a former model in Paris, is married to Kimora Lee Simmons, well-known in her own right for her career in the fashion industry.
Blood Diamond – Appearing alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in "Blood Diamond," Hounsou won rave reviews for his portrayal of a fisherman forced to work in a diamond mine after being captured by rebels.
Djimon Hounsou, the activist – Hounsou, who is a well-known activist, addresses the United Nations' Summit on Climate Change in New York on September 22, 2009.
Amistad – Then U.S. President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton attend the Washington premiere of "Amistad" on 4 December 1997.
The Tempest – Djimon Hounsou, Helen Mirren and Alan Cumming attend a party for the premiere of the 2010 film "The Tempest" on December 6, 2010 in Los Angeles.