Nigerians are becoming a regular feature in Hollywood series If you watch Sense8, youâll realise thereâs a new face on the show who made his debut in the second season of the show. Toby Onwumere (born February 1, 1990) is a Nigerian-born American actor known for the role of Capheus on the second season of the Netflix original series Sense8. Toby Onwumere is a Nigeriana-American actor, born on February 1, 1990. Since then, Warner Bros. has added a few more people to the cast. Meanwhile, Ameen has remained busy since stepping away from Sense8, having headlined Idris Elba's feature directing debut Yardie and costarred on Michaela Coel's acclaimed HBO series I May Destroy You. It was announced prior to the arrival of Sense8 season 2 that Aml Ameen, who played Capheus âVan Damme,â quit the show and would be replaced by Toby Onwumere. Say hello to Toby Onwumere who replaced Aml Ameen playing the role of â¦ Videos Sense8. Onwumere has since reunited with her on The Matrix 4, so clearly, the pair had a good experience working together before. Nigerian-born Toby Onwumere is the latest cast member added to Lana Wachowskiâs âThe Matrix 4â from Warner Bros./Village Roadshow. Sense8 overcame it fair share of obstacles behind the scenes, including Season 1 actor Aml Ameen being replaced by Toby Onwumere in Season 2 after Ameen left the series over reported creative differences with Lana Wachowski. Toby Onwumere, who worked with Lana Wachowski on the Netflix series Sense8, is the latest performer to join The Matrix 4 cast. Toby Onwumere has been cast in The Matrix 4.Nearly 20 years after The Matrix Revolutions came out, Neo will be returning to the big screen in 2022.In August, it was confirmed that Keanu Reeves was returning as Neo for The Matrix 4, with Lana Wachowski back in the director's chair. Sense8 (a play on the word sensate / Ë s É n s eÉª t /) is an American science fiction drama streaming television series created by Lana and Lilly Wachowski and J. Michael Straczynski for Netflix.The production companies behind Sense8 included the Wachowskis' Anarchos Productions (replaced by Lana and her wife's Venus Castina Productions in the second â¦ Toby Onwumere, Actor: Sense8. He is still an up-and-coming actor in Hollywood, but already he has made a big impact on the stage and on television. Related: Netflix Boss Defends Sense8 Cancelation. The creators of "Sense8" also created the genre-defining Matrix Trilogy and "Babylon 5" TV series. Netflix. Toby Onwumere is an actor, known for Sense8 (2015), Thorp (2020) and The Matrix 4 (2021).