Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington

69 · Born: Dec 28, 1954

Personal Details

Height6' 0"
Net Worth250,000,000.00
BornDec 28, 1954 Mount Vernon, New York, USA
Parents
  • Lennis Washington
  • Denzel Washington Sr

Biography

Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. (born December 28, 1954) is an American actor, screenwriter, director and film producer. He first rose to prominence when he joined the cast of the medical drama St. Elsewhere, playing Dr. Philip Chandler for six years. He has received much critical acclaim for his work in film since the 1990s, including for his portrayals of real-life figures, such as Steve Biko, Malcolm X, Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, Melvin B. Tolson, Frank Lucas, and Herman Boone. Washington has received two Academy Awards, two Golden Globe awards, and a Tony Award. He is notable for winning the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his part in Glory in 1989, and the Academy Award for Best Actor in 2001 for his role in the film Training Day.

Career

2024
Gladiator II
Gladiator II as Macrinus
2023
The Equalizer 3
The Equalizer 3 as Robert McCall
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2021
The Little Things
The Little Things as Joe "Deke" Deacon
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The Tragedy of Macbeth
The Tragedy of Macbeth as Macbeth
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2018
The Equalizer 2
The Equalizer 2 as Robert McCall
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2017
Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary
Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary as John Coltrane (voice)
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Roman J. Israel, Esq.
Roman J. Israel, Esq. as Roman J. Israel
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2016
The Magnificent Seven
The Magnificent Seven as Sam Chisolm
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Fences
Fences as Troy Maxson
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2014
The Equalizer
The Equalizer as Robert McCall
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2013
2 Guns
2 Guns as Robert 'Bobby' Trench
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The March
The March as Narrator (voice)
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2012
Flight
Flight as Whip Whitaker
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Safe House
Safe House as Tobin Frost
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2010
Unstoppable
Unstoppable as Frank Barnes
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The Book of Eli
The Book of Eli as Eli
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2009
The Taking of Pelham 123
The Taking of Pelham 123 as Walter Garber
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2007
American Gangster
American Gangster as Frank Lucas
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The Great Debaters
The Great Debaters as Melvin B. Tolson
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2006
Deja Vu
Deja Vu as Doug Carlin
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Inside Man
Inside Man as Detective Keith Frazier
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2004
The Manchurian Candidate
The Manchurian Candidate as Major Bennett Ezekiel Marco
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Man on Fire
Man on Fire as John W. Creasy
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2003
Out of Time
Out of Time as Matt Lee Whitlock
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2002
John Q
John Q as John Quincy Archibald
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Antwone Fisher
Antwone Fisher as Dr. Jerome Davenport
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2001
Training Day
Training Day as Alonzo Harris
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2000
Remember the Titans
Remember the Titans as Coach Herman Boone
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1999
The Hurricane
The Hurricane as Rubin "Hurricane" Carter
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The Bone Collector
The Bone Collector as Lincoln Rhyme
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1998
He Got Game
He Got Game as Jake Shuttlesworth
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The Siege
The Siege as Anthony 'Hub' Hubbard
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Fallen
Fallen as John Hobbes
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1997
Mother Goose: A Rappin' and Rhymin' Special
Mother Goose: A Rappin' and Rhymin' Special as Humpty Dumpty / The Crooked Man (voice)
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1996
The Preacher's Wife
The Preacher's Wife as Dudley
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Courage Under Fire
Courage Under Fire as Lieutenant Colonel Nathaniel Serling
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1995
Virtuosity
Virtuosity as Lt. Parker Barnes
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Crimson Tide
Crimson Tide as Hunter
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Devil in a Blue Dress
Devil in a Blue Dress as Easy Rawlins
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Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
1993
Philadelphia
Philadelphia as Joe Miller
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The Pelican Brief
The Pelican Brief as Gray Grantham
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Much Ado About Nothing
Much Ado About Nothing as Don Pedro of Aragon
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1992
Great Performances
Great Performances as Narrator
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Malcolm X
Malcolm X as Malcolm X
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1991
Mississippi Masala
Mississippi Masala as Demetrius Williams
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Ricochet
Ricochet as Nick Styles
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1990
Heart Condition
Heart Condition as Napoleon Stone
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Mo' Better Blues
Mo' Better Blues as Bleek Gilliam
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1989
Glory
Glory as Pvt. Trip
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The Mighty Quinn
The Mighty Quinn as Xavier Quinn
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Baka: The People of the Rainforest
1988
For Queen & Country
For Queen & Country as Reuben
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The George McKenna Story
The George McKenna Story as George McKenna
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1987
Cry Freedom
Cry Freedom as Steve Biko
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1986
Power
Power as Arnold Billings
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1984
A Soldier's Story
A Soldier's Story as Private First Class Peterson
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License to Kill
License to Kill as Martin Sawyer
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1982
St. Elsewhere
St. Elsewhere as Philip Chandler
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1981
Carbon Copy
Carbon Copy as Roger Porter
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1979
Flesh & Blood
Flesh & Blood as Kirk
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1977
Wilma
Wilma as Robert Eldridge, age 18
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2020
Giving Voice
2015
Champs
Champs
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2014
The Graham Norton Show
1992
Great Performances
2021
A Journal for Jordan
A Journal for Jordan as Director
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2016
Fences
Fences as Director
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2007
The Great Debaters
The Great Debaters as Director
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2002
Antwone Fisher
Antwone Fisher as Director
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