SANTA MONICA, CA -- AUGUST 30, 2013--Chiwetel Ejiofor of the movie 12 YEARS A SLAVE, was photographed at Shutters on the Beach in Santa Monica, CA. (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)

SANTA MONICA, CA — AUGUST 30, 2013–Chiwetel Ejiofor of the movie 12 YEARS A SLAVE, was photographed at Shutters on the Beach in Santa Monica, CA. (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)