How Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje Turned His “Excruciating” Childhood Experience Into His Searing Directorial Debut ‘Farming’ – Toronto Q&A

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Becoming a series-regular on a show as storied as Lost is a lofty achievement for any actor. But for Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, the path that brought him there—and to films like Suicide Squad and Thor: The Dark World—could not have been rockier or more challenging. It's a journey Akinnuoye-Agbaje relates in his directorial debut Farming, which premiered in Toronto this weekend. As a young boy, Akinnuoye-Agbaje was fostered by his Nigerian parents into a white working-class…