Denzel Washington is a successful actor, director and also a producer. In his career, he has been frequently praised by the critics and got his consistent success at Box Office to create the perception that African American actors can be drawn majority white audience. As an actor, he is known for his predilection for taking on challenging roles and showing them to excellence. Denzel had an example many of his friends take up the way of drugs, crime, and violence and he began to get involved in street violence, a poor single mother, who sent him to Oakland Military Academy to gain knowledge of some discipline.
Denzel was born on 28, December 1954 in (Mount Vernon), New York. His father runs the beauty shop and has two siblings. Washington took part in the talent show at his local Boys and Girls club when he was seven years old. At the age of 14, his parents divorced and he was sent a boarding school with his sister. Before discovering his interest in acting, he studied journalism at Fordham University.
He returned to the University with the interest of acting and done B.A in Drama and Journalism in 1977. After that Washington won the scholarship from American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco. He realized his acting skills after working as a creative artwork in summer camp.
He married with Pauletta Pearson and Denzel Washington wife met on the set of his first play ‘Wilma’. They have four children’s first one is John David (Former United Football League Player) but he returned to acting in 2015, the second one is Katia (graduated from Yale University), and twins Olivia and Malcolm. Olivia starred in ‘Lee Daniels’s Film ‘the Butler’. Malcolm graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in film studies degree. Here we discuss Denzel Washington son movies like ‘The Old Man & the Gun, BlacKkKlansman, Monster.
Washington is a passionate Christian and has thought about turning into a preacher. In 1995, he gave US$2.5 million to build the new West Angeles Church of God in Christ in Los Angeles. Since 1993, he also served as the national spokesperson for Girls and Boys Clubs of America. In 2012, he identified as independent voted and supported Barack Obama in 2008. He is also attached to many organizations.
After doing many successful stage performances, he made his screen debut in 1981 with the comedy film ‘Carbon Copy’. Denzel Washington also received the national attention on the TV screen medical drama ‘St. Elsewhere (1982-88) and a TV movie ‘License to Kill’ in 1982. He appeared in many films like ‘Power’ (1986) and ‘The Mighty Quinn’ (1989).
In 1987, he has done a role of South African Activist ‘Stephan Biko’ in the movie ‘Cyr Freedom’ and nominates for the best-supporting actor in the Academy Award. His amazing success came in 1989, he won the Oscar for best supporting actor in the drama war film ‘Glory’ in which he played as a freed slave fighting in the Union army. He also won several awards for his role. The decade of the 1990s was very fruitful for him.
Washington appeared in numerous remarkable films throughout the 1990s, he gave brilliant performances in the comedy ‘Mississippi Masala’ (1991) and biopic Malcolm X (1992), for which he was nominated for an Oscar. Other plays like the Shakespearean comedy Much Ado About Nothing (1993), The Pelican Brief (1993), Philadelphia (1993), the military thriller Crimson Tide (1995), Courage Under Fire (1996) and the Hurricane (1999), for which he nominate another Oscar and received the Golden Globe for best actor.
In 2001, Washington received his second Oscar for the cop thriller Training Day in a leading role in which played a corrupt and violent police detective. His other impressive movies of the 2000s include ‘Antwone Fisher’ (2002), The Manchurian Candidate (2004) and ‘Inside Man’ (2006). He appeared as a role of drug kingpin opposite narcotics office (Russell Crowe’s) in ‘American Gangster (2007). Washington spotted as MTA Dispatcher Walter Garber in 2009, the classic film ‘The Taking of Pelham 123’.
Washington has persistently to explore a range of roles; he starred action drama Book of Eli as a futuristic tale in 2010. The same year, Denzel movie won a Tony Award on the behalf of Fences, a renewal of the August Wilson classic drama. He played a rough CIA agent in South Africa in the action thriller ‘Safe House’ (2012) and the film grossed more than $200 million dollars worldwide.
Denzel Washington Flight Movie:
The story of ‘Flight’ 2012 revolves around the complicated character as a brave airplane pilot hiding a substance abuse problem. It was a low budget drama. He was nominated for sixth time Oscar Award for his role. Washington was cast as a covert drug enforcement in action comedy ‘2 Guns’ 2013.
Early 2016, Denzel received the award from the Hollywood press association at annual Golden Globe telecast. He starred in Roman J. Israel in 2017, Denzel Washington lawyer as idealistic Los Angeles lawyer who starts on the question to his principles. For his performance, Washington received an eighth Oscar Award nomination. In July 2018 Denzel Washington Equalizer repeated his role for its sequel, as Robert McCall in ‘The Equalizer 2’and it’s a Denzel Washington new movie.
Before working in ‘Fences’ 2010, he has done the leading role in Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun on Broadway in 2014. Proceeding with his work in front of an audience, he is moreover set to star in the Broadway renewal of The Iceman Cometh in 2018, playing ‘Theodore Hickman’ in Eugene O’Neill’s.
Denzel Washington latest movie:
|2018||The Equalizer 2|
|2017||Roman J. Israel, Esq.|
|2016||The Magnificent Seven|
|1997||Happily Ever After|
|1986||The George McKenna Story|
|2018||The Iceman Cometh|
|2014||A Raisin in the Sun|