Denzel Washington Height, Age, Bio
- Net Worth: $ 220,000,000
- Birthday: 28 Dec 1954
- Age: 68
- Country: United States
- Occupation: Actor
- Zodiac sign: Capricorn
- Sexual orientation: Straight
- Height: 6.1 ft
- Weight: 176 lb
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Birth Name: Denzel Hayes Washington Jr.
- Nationality: American
- Nickname: D
- Religion: Denzel is Christian
- Ethnicity: Black
- 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)
- 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.
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Marital Status: Married.
Wife: Pauletta Washington.
Children: 4 children. Two sons and two daughters namely, John David (b. April 23, 1983), Katia (b. November 27 1987), Malcolm (b. April 10 1991) and Olivia (b. April 10 1991).
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
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.
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).
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.
Best Actor in a Leading Role in Training Day (2001)
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Glory (1989)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama in The Hurricane (1999)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture in Glory (1989)
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role in Fences (2016)