Facts of Denzel Washington
|Full Name||Denzel Washington|
|Birth Name||Denzel Hayes Washington Jr.|
|Profession||Actor, Director, Producer|
|Birth City||New York City|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||enzel Hayes Washington Sr.|
|Mother Name||Lennis "Lynne" Washington|
|No Of Children||4|
|Awards||Oscar Award,Golden Globe|
|Sibilings||Lorice Washington, David Washington|
|Date of Birth||December 28,1954|
What is Denzel Washington's Net Worth in 2020?
Denzel Washington is an American actor, producer, and director. The Academy Award-winning actor is best known for his roles in movies like Glory and Training Day. He is also popular for his Remember the Titans, The Hurricane, and American Gangster.
The Golden Globe-winning star has a total wealth of $250 million. Below the article summarises all of Denzel's financial aspects, his salary, earnings from films and his other sources of income.
Similarly, his annual salary in 2020 is around $60 million as per renowned sources along with Celebrity Net Worth.
Denzel Owns a Net Worth of $250 Million- Earnings, Salary, and Other Income Sources
As of 2020, American actor Denzel Washington has an estimated net worth of $250 million. Likewise, his annual salary sits at $60 million as per Celebrity Net Worth. He gathered most of his fortune from his works in the entertainment industry.
He started his career when he was just 18 with the role of Robert Eldridge in the TV movie Wilma in 1977.
Since then he is acted in several movies like Philadelphia, alongside Tom Hanks, Remember the Titans,starring Ryan Gosling, Cry Freedom, The Great Debaters, The Bone Collector, featuring Angelina Jolie and Queen Latifah, The Hurricane, Courage Under Fire, starring Matt Damon, American Gangster, Much Ado About Nothing, Safe House, starring Ryan Reynolds, The Magnificent Seven, featuring Chris Pratt, and Fences.
He has won two Oscar Awards for his role in the movies Glory and Training Day.
Further, he also received two Golden Globe Award and a Tony Award.
The movies he has been cast on have had good earning at the box office. Some of them are given below:
|Malcolm X||1992||$48.2 million|
|Much Ado About Nothing||1993||$36 million|
|The Pelican Brief||1993||$195.3 million|
|Crimson Tide||1995||$163.7 million|
|Courage Under Fire||1996||$100.9 million|
|The Preacher's Wife||1996||$48 million|
|The Siege||1998||$116.7 million|
|The Bone Collector||1999||$151.5 million|
|The Hurricane||1999||$74 million|
|Remember the Titans||2000||$136.7 million|
|Training Day||2001||$104.5 million|
|John Q.||2002||$102.6 million|
|Out of Time||2003||$55.5 million|
|Man on Fire||2004||$130.3 million|
|The Manchurian Candidate||2004||$96.1 million|
|Inside Man||2006||$184.4 million|
|Déjà Vu||2006||$180.6 million|
|American Gangster||2007||$266.5 million|
|The Taking of Pelham 123||2009||$150 million|
|The Book of Eli||2010||$157 million|
|Safe House||2012||$208.1 million|
|2 Guns||2013||$131.9 million|
|The Equalizer||2014||$192.3 million|
|The Magnificent Seven||2016||$162.4 million|
|The Equalizer 2||2018||$190 million|
Listed as Highest Paid By Forbes With $38 Million 2006
While Denzel is known for charging big sum for his roles in movies, he was also listed as the highest paid actors by Forbes in 2006.
As per the report, he made $38 million alone in the year 2006.
Being an actor he gained most of his wealth from the salary he received for acting in different movies.
- Virtuosity (1995) - $7,500,000
- Courage Under Fire (1996) - $10,000,000
- The Siege (1998) - $12,000,000
- Fallen (1998) - $12,000,000
- The Hurricane (1999) - $10,000,000
- Out of Time (2003) - $20,000,000
- Man of Fire (2004) - $20,000,000
- American Gangster (2007) - $40,000,000
How much was Denzel Washington paid for Training Day?
He received $12 million for the movie Training Day(2001).
He has endorsed the car company, Audi, but the money he makes out of the deal is still unknown.
Assets- Houses And Cars
He currently resides in a house in Beverly Park Terrace which has a market value of $5 million. The property is spread over 1.5 acres of land and is accommodated with a tennis court and a pool. His neighbor is Eddie Murphy.
He owns an Aston Martin Vanquish which has a market price of $300,000 and Aston Martin DBS which has a market value of $296,000, and a Range Rover Evoque of $80,000.
He also owns a Chrysler 300C of $31,000 and a Rolls Royce Phantom which costs $400,000.
Charity, Insurance, And Taxes
Denzel made a donation of $2.5 million which was used for building the West Angeles Church of God in Christ facility located in Los Angeles.
He also donated $1 million to Nelson Mandela's Children's Fund and another $1 million to Wiley College.
Washington also donated $2 million to Fordham University to the theatrical department of the institution and $250,000 for the theatre specific scholarship.
He also charitable organizations like Artists for a New South Africa, Entertainment Industry Foundation, Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, Keep a Child Alive, and Elton John AIDS Foundation to name some.
Being an A-class celebrity he must be heavily insured when it comes to himself, assets, and other possessions.
He must also be paying a huge sum of money as taxes for his massive $220 million fortune.
Denzel Washington's Personal Life- Age, Education, Relationships, Height And Weight
He was born as Denzel Hayes Washington Jr. on 28th December 1954 in Mount Vernon, New York, the United States. He is the son of Denzel Hayes Washington Sr. and Lennis Lynne Washington.
As a child, he attended Pennington-Grimes Elementary School and later transferred to Oakland Military Academy.
He also attended Mainland High School. He then enrolled at Fordham University from where he has a bachelor's certificate in Drama and journalism.
Relationship: He Married Pauletta Pearson
He is a married man and is married to Pauletta Pearson. The couple met during the filming of Wilma and got married on 25th June 1983.
He is the father of four children; John David, Katia, and twins, Malcolm and Olivia.
Height And Weight
He is a tall actor with a height of 5 feet and 11.75 inches (182.2 cms) and his weight is 80 kg (176 lbs).