Mount Vernon, New York, United States
Denzel Washington has been honored with five Academy Award® nominations, winning the Oscar® twice: in 1989 for his performance in “Glory” and again in 2001 for “Training Day". He has earned numerous additional awards and accolades throughout his acting career as well as recognition for his work as a director.
Currently, Washington is in production on director Tony Scott’s action thriller “Unstoppable”, released in 2010. In Spring 2010, he will also star on Broadway in the revival of August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama “Fences".