Denzel Washington Net Worth: Biography, Family, Career


How much is Denzel Washington net worth 2017 Forbes? Denzel Washington is an American Actor and filmmaker. The real name of his is Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. He was named at the name of the father. He had won three golden globe awards. He was born in the Mount Vernon, New York, U.S. on December 28, 1954.

He is of 61 age now. He was awarded for the best film actor in the films ‘Glory’ and the ‘training day’. The net worth of Denzel Washington according to the previous statistics is $140 million US dollars. He had made much success behind the scene and also supported many films behind the scene which has benefited him a lot. These success has played an important role in the increase in the net worth of the Denzel Washington.

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The brief description of the Denzel Washington is as follow:

NameDenzel Hayes Washington, Jr.
Date of BirthDecember 28, 1954
OccupationActor and filmmaker
NationalityUnited states of America
PartnerPauletta Pearson

  • John David Washington.
  • Olivia Washington.
  • Malcolm Washington.
  • Katia Washington.
Net Worth$140 million

Denzel Washington Net Worth:

The hits on hits movie made an important part in the increase of the earning. Denzel Washington’s net worth according to the previous statistics is $ 140 million US dollars.

Family Background:

The father name of the Denzel Washington is Denzel Hayes Washington, Sr., he was named at his father. His father was meant Pentecostal minister, and he had also functioned for the Water Department and at a local department store. Denzel’s mother name was Lennis “Lynne who was the owner, as well as the operator of the beauty polar, ate Georgia. He is the brother of the Rita Pierson.

Denzel Washington Net Worth
Denzel Washington

He got his school level education in Mount Vernon in the Pennington-Grimes Elementary School in 1968. When he was 14 years then his parents get divorced from each other. Owing to this her mother sent him to private preparatory school, which had changed his life. He attended Mainland High School which is a public high school. After getting the school level education, he dreamed of going to the Texas Tech University because their uniform was similar to the one which they wore.

Denzel Washington Net Worth
Denzel Washington

He had done B.A. in Drama and Journalism from Fordham University. He got married with the girl Pauletta Pearson. He has four children whose names are: John David Washington, Olivia Washington, Malcolm Washington, and Katia Washington.

Career in Film Industry

He had earned many awards for his best acting. He had got the globe award for acting in the film “Malcolm X” in 1992. He had also gained the Golden Globe award as the actor in the movie “The Hurricane”. In 2000, he had faced a great success in the history of the African-American. He was the first Nominee in the history who had won the Golden Globe award for the film ‘Training day’. He had worked and released the movie “Remember the Titans” which was the biggest hit for him. This had increased the overall net worth of Denzel.

Denzel Washington Net Worth
Denzel Washington