Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington

Overview: Denzel Washington Biography, Net Worth and Movies

Denzel Washington, is an American actor, director, and producer who has captivated audiences for over four decades. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest actors, powerful screen presence, versatility, of his generation. Throughout his career, has amassed numerous accolades and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Washingtons, journey began in Mount Vernon, New York. Initially planning a career in journalism, he discovered his passion for acting while at Fordham University. After graduating, he honed his craft at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco before embarking on his professional journey. His breakout role came in 1987 with the film “Cry Freedom,” where he portrayed South African anti-apartheid activist Stephen Biko. He followed this success with powerful performances in films, he won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor.

Washington solidified his status as a Hollywood A-lister and commercially successful films, which earned second Academy Award for Best Actor. Washington’s impact on cinema is undeniable. He has broken barriers for African American actors in Hollywood, captivating performances as a cultural icon and a true inspiration.

BornDecember 28, 1954
BirthplaceMount Vernon, New York, U.S.
BirthNameDenzel Hayes Washington Jr.
Height6 fit 0.5 inc
SpousePauletta Pearson
ChildrenJohn David, Katia, Olivia, and Malcolm
ParentsLennis Washington
Denzel Washington Sr

Denzel Washington Networth and Earnings

Washingtons impact on cinema is undeniable. His captivating performances, commitment to social good have cemented his place as a cultural icon and a true inspiration. His networth is estimated $200 Million.

Denzel Washington Earnings From Movie

MovieYearEarnings
The Equalizer2014$50 million
The Equalizer 22018$81 million
Fences2016$68 million
Safe House2012$208 million
Unstoppable2010$167 million
American Gangster2007$227 million

Denzel Washington Awards

AwardsYearMovie
Academy Award
Best Actor2001Training Day
Best Supporting Actor1989Glory
Golden Globe Award
Best Actor2001Training Day
Best Supporting Actor1989Glory