Denzel Washington

Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. (born December 28, 1954) is an American actor, film director, an film producer. He haes received much creetical acclaim for his wirk in film syne the 1990s, includin for his portrayals o real-life figurs sic as Steve Biko, Malcolm X, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, Melvin B. Tolson, Frank Lucas, an Herman Boone. Washington is a featurt actor in the films produced bi Jerry Bruckheimer an wis a frequent collaborator o the late director Tony Scott.

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Washington in Februar 2000, at the Berlinale film festival.
BornDenzel Hayes Washington, Jr.
(1954-12-28) 28 December 1954 (age 65)
Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.
ResidenceBeverly Hills, Californie, U.S.
Alma materFordham Varsity
ThriftActor, film director, film producer
Years active1974–present
ReleegionKirk o God in Christ, Pentecostal Christian[1]
Hauf-marrae(s)Pauletta Washington (m. 1983)

Washington haes received twa Gowden Globe awairds an a Tony Awaird,[2] an twa Academy Awards: Best Supportin Actor for Glory (1989) an Best Actor for Training Day (2001).[3]


  1. Hochman, David (December 2007). "Denzel Washington Interview: Devoted to Family and Faith". Reader's Digest. Retrieved 2013-07-26.
  2. "Five Ways Denzel Can Achieve His EGOT Dream". June 14, 2010. Retrieved 2011-08-14.
  3. (April 4, 2002). "Halle Berry, Denzel Washington get historic wins at Oscars. Jet. Digital version retrieved March 17, 2008.