Washington in 2000
|Born||December 28, 1954
Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor, director, producer|
|Spouse||Pauletta Washington (m. 1983–present)|
Denzel Washington (born December 28, 1954) is an American actor, director, and producer. He has won many awards during his acting career. In 2001 he became only the second African American man to win the Academy Award for "Best Actor". He has been in 43 feature films. He has won two Oscars. 
Washington played Malcolm X in the 1992 movie Malcolm X. He played Whip Whitaker in the 2012 film Flight.
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