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About Denzel Washington
Denzel Washington is American actor celebrated internationally for his performances in numerous commercially successful and critically acclaimed films such as Cry Freedom, Malcolm X, Glory, Remember the Titans, Training Day and American Gangster. He is regarded as one of the greatest actors of his generation.
He married Pauletta Pearson in 1983. He and Pauletta have four children together.
Throughout his career, he has received several prestigious awards, including multiple Golden Globe awards and an Academy Award for his performance in the 1989 film Glory. His performance in the crime 2001 thriller Training Day earned him another Academy Award. In 2016, he was honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards.
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Famous quotes by Denzel Washington
Acting is just a way of making a living, the family is life.Denzel Washington
Everybody has a job to do. There are people in Iraq on both sides of this war who do what they do for religious reasons, and they feel with God on their side. Some people are good at annihilating people. Maybe that's their gift.Denzel Washington
Growing up I didn't watch movies.Denzel Washington
I had a lot of success from the start. I never really was tested for long periods of time. I got my first professional job while I was a senior in college. I signed with the William Morris Agency before I graduated.Denzel Washington
I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me - spiritually and financially.Denzel Washington
I never really had the classic struggle. I had faith.Denzel Washington
I wasn't allowed to go to movies when I was kid my father was a minister. 101 Dalmatians and King of Kings, that was the extent of it.Denzel Washington
I'm not a film buff. I don't watch a lot of movies.Denzel Washington
If I am a cup maker, I'm interested in making the best cup I possibly can. My effort goes into that cup, not what people think about it.Denzel Washington
If you don't trust the pilot, don't go.Denzel Washington
It's simple: You get a part. You play a part. You play it well. You do your work and you go home. And what is wonderful about movies is that once they're done, they belong to the people. Once you make it, it's what they see. That's where my head is at.Denzel Washington
Michelle Pfeiffer hasn't been finding a lot of work recently because she doesn't like what a woman her age is offered. That's a real double standard. You get Sean Connery, who gets older and older, still playing opposite young ladies, but it doesn't work the other way around.Denzel Washington
My faith helps me understand that circumstances don't dictate my happiness, my inner peace.Denzel Washington
My mother never gave up one me. I messed up in school so much they were sending me home, but my mother sent me right back.Denzel Washington
My mother used to tell me man gives the award, God gives the reward. I don't need another plaque.Denzel Washington
My ultimate life dream project is my kids. My family.Denzel Washington
Denzel Washington's Popularity
Denzel Washington is a famous American actor, director, and producer, who was born on December 28, 1954. As a person born on this date, Denzel Washington is listed in our database as the 2nd most popular celebrity for the day (December 28) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1954).
People born on December 28 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Denzel Washington is the 36th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Denzel Washington's birthday, Denzel Washington is the 259th most famous American.
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