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Denzel Washington

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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Denzel Washington, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Dec 28, 1954 In Mount Vernon, New York, États-Unis
Movie/TV Credits:
50
First Appeared:
In the movie Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother goose big book of Rhymes
Latest Project:
movie The Equalizer 2 2018-08-03
Known For
Poster of Chasing Trane
Poster of The Magnificent Seven
Poster of The Equalizer
Filmography
Movie Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother goose big book of Rhymes Humpty Dumpty 2018
Movie The Equalizer 2 Robert McCall 2018-08-03
Movie Chasing Trane John Coltrane (voice) 2017-04-14
Movie Roman J. Israel, Esq. Roman J. Israel, Esq. 2017-11-10
Movie The Magnificent Seven Sam Chisolm 2016-09-14
Movie Fences Troy Maxson 2016-12-16
Movie Champs Himself 2015-03-13
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Himself 2014-02-17
Movie The Equalizer Robert McCall 2014-09-24
Series Circus Halligalli Unknown 2013-02-25
Movie 2 Guns Robert 'Bobby' Trench 2013-08-02
Movie The March Narrator (voice) 2013-08-26
Movie Safe House Tobin Frost 2012-02-09
Movie Flight Whip Whitaker 2012-11-02
Movie The Book of Eli Eli 2010-01-14
Movie Unstoppable Frank Barnes 2010-11-04
Movie The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Walter Garber 2009-06-11
Movie The Great Debaters Melvin B. Tolson 2007-12-27
Movie American Gangster Frank Lucas 2007-11-02
Movie Déjà Vu Agent Doug Carlin - ATF 2006-11-22
Movie Inside Man Detective Keith Frazier 2006-03-23
Movie The Manchurian Candidate Major Bennett Ezekiel Marco 2004-07-30
Movie Man on Fire Creasy 2004-04-23
Movie John Q John Quincy Archibald 2002-02-15
Movie Training Day Alonzo Harris 2001-10-05
Movie Remember the Titans Coach Herman Boone 2000-09-29
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie The Hurricane Rubin "Hurricane" Carter 1999-09-17
Movie The Bone Collector Lincoln Rhyme 1999-11-04
Movie He Got Game Jake Shuttlesworth 1998-05-01
Movie The Preacher's Wife Dudley 1996-12-13
Movie Courage Under Fire Lieutenant Colonel Nathaniel Serling 1996-07-04
Movie Crimson Tide Lt. Commander Ron Hunter 1995-05-12
Movie Devil in a Blue Dress Ezekiel 'Easy' Rawlins 1995-09-15
Movie Virtuosity Lt. Parker Barnes 1995-08-04
Movie The Pelican Brief Gray Grantham 1993-12-16
Movie Philadelphia Joe Mille 1993-12-22
Movie Malcolm X Malcolm X 1992-11-18
Movie Ricochet Nick Styles 1991-10-04
Movie Mississippi Masala Demetrius Williams 1991-09-18
Movie Glory Pvt. Trip 1989-12-15
Movie The Mighty Quinn Xavier Quinn 1989-02-17
Series Dome, el petit geni del beisbol Dr. Jerome Davenport 1989-04-02
Movie For Queen & Country Reuben 1988-05-17
Movie Cry Freedom Steve Biko 1987-11-05
Movie A Soldier's Story Private First Class Peterson 1984-09-14
Series St. Elsewhere Dr. Philip Chandler 1982-10-26
Movie Carbon Copy Roger Porter 1981-09-25
Movie Flesh & Blood Kirk 1979-10-14
Movie Wilma Robert Eldridge, age 18 (as Denzel Washington, Jr.) 1977-12-19