Denzel Washington Height, Age, Bio

Last updated: February 25, 2022
  • Denzel Washington
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 220,000,000
  • Birthday: 28 Dec 1954
  • Age: 67
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 6.1 ft
  • Weight: 176 lb
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Denzel Hayes Washington Jr.
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: D
  • Religion: Denzel is Christian
  • Ethnicity: Black
  • Family Details
  • Father: Denzel Washington, Sr. (Denzel’s father served as a Pentecostal Minister, worked for the Water Department and at a local department store)
  • Mother: Lennis Lynne Washington (Beautician and operator)
  • Siblings: Lorice Washington (Sister), David Washington (Brother)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Scar above his right eye, on his eyebrow
    • Very often plays military commanders

Who Is Denzel Washington?

Denzel Washington was born on 28th December 1954 in New York, United States. He is a critically acclaimed actor for substantially trying to exhibit his acting skill in different types of roles.

He has also won various awards. He has starred for her roles in the films such as The Hurricane, Training Day, Flight, 2 Guns, Fences and The Equalizer film series.

Best Movies

    The Equalizer 2 2018
    The Equalizer 2 (2018) Robert McCall
    The Magnificent Seven 2016 poster
    The Magnificent Seven (2016) Chisolm
    The Equalizer 2014 poster
    The Equalizer (2014) Robert McCall
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    Flight (2012) Whip Whitaker
    American Gangster 2007 poster
    American Gangster (2007) Frank Lucas
    Inside Man 2006 poster
    Inside Man (2006) Detective Keith Frazier
    Deja Vu 2006 poster
    Deja Vu (2006) Doug Carlin
    Man on Fire 2004
    Man on Fire (2004) John W. Creasy
    Training Day 2001 poster
    Training Day (2001) Alonzo
    The Hurricane 1999 poster
    The Hurricane (1999) Rubin Carter
    Malcolm X 1992 poster
    Malcolm X (1992) Malcolm X

Pets

Quotes and Sayings

  • "Don’t aspire to make a living, aspire to make a difference." - Denzel Washington
  • "Put God first in everything you do." - Denzel Washington
  • "Dreams without goals, are just dreams and they ultimately fuel disappointment." - Denzel Washington
  • "Don’t be afraid to fail big, to dream big." - Denzel Washington
  • "Nothing in life is worthwhile unless you take risks. Fall forward. Every failed experiment is one step closer to success." - Denzel Washington
  • "You pray for rain, you gotta deal with the mud too. That’s a part of it." - Denzel Washington

Houses

Denzel Washington house, mansion

He has a pretty cool house in Los Angeles, California. The 1.5 acre property features a pool and tennis court in the gated community of Beverly Park.

Car Collection

  • Denzel Washington car collection

    Aston Martin
    Bentley Continental

  • Denzel Washington cars

    Range Rover Vogue
    Chrysler 330

Hobbies and Interests

Favorite Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Idris Elba.
Favorite Actress: Dakota Fanning, Angelina Jolie.
Favorite Singers: Eminem, Jay-Z, NAS.
Favorite TV Show: Monk (2002-2009).

  • Basketball
  • Reading

Facts & Trivia

  • Has worn some kind of military uniform in at least six of his films.

  • Son, Malcolm, was named in honor of Malcolm X.

  • In 2006, he donated $1 million to Save Africa’s Children.

  • The actors he most wants to work with are Al Pacino and Robert De Niro.

  • Denzel Washington height is 6 Feet 1 Inches (185 centimeters tall).

  • Once when was playing basketball in his childhood, his Pinky Finger was broken, which was never cured.

  • In his action movie “The Book of Eli” (2010) the stunts are performed by him only.

Major Awards

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Academy Awards - 2002
Best Actor in a Leading Role in Training Day (2001)
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Academy Awards - 1990
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Glory (1989)
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Golden Globes - 2000
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama in The Hurricane (1999)
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Golden Globes - 1990
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture in Glory (1989)
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Screen Actors Guild Awards - 2017
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role in Fences (2016)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 220,000,000