Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker

American actor
Forest Steven Whitaker is an American actor. He is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a British Academy Film Award, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards.Wikipedia
BornJuly 15, 1961
HometownLongview, Texas, United States of America
Net worth$25 million
Height6'2" (1.88m)
SpouseKeisha Nash (m 1996 - 2021)
ChildrenTrue Whitaker
ParentsLaura Francis Smith , Forest Whitaker, Jr.
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James McAvoy refused to campaign for 2008 Oscars as he 'felt cheap'

  • James McAvoy opted out of campaigning for an Oscar for his 2007 movie Atonement because he "felt cheap". The Scottish actor supported his drama The Last King of Scotland and his co-star Forest Whitaker during the 2006-2007 awards season and his eyes were opened to the months-long slog of schmoozing and networking that was expected of them. When he received buzz for Atonement the following season, he choose not to go through the rigmarole again. "(With The Last King of Scotland campaign), it was

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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Ernest & Celestine
Ernest & Celestine
PG
1h 20min
2012
Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life
Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life
0h 24min
2010
Lullaby for Pi
Lullaby for Pi
1h 41min
2010
Species
Species
R
1h 48min
1995
Andor
Andor
0h 40min
2022
Respect
Respect
PG-13
2h 25min
2021
City of Lies
City of Lies
R
1h 54min
2021
Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey
Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey
PG
2h
2020
Zulu
Zulu
R
1h 50min
2020
Burden
Burden
R
2h 9min
2018
EPIX FREE: By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem HD
EPIX FREE: By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem HD
2019
FREE MGM+: GODFATHER OF HARLEM
FREE MGM+: GODFATHER OF HARLEM
2019
FREE EPIX: Godfather of Harlem
FREE EPIX: Godfather of Harlem
2019
Godfather of Harlem
Godfather of Harlem
0h 55min
2019
Finding Steve McQueen
Finding Steve McQueen
R
1h 30min
2019
How It Ends
How It Ends
1h 53min
2018
Triumph: The Untold Story of Perry Wallace
Triumph: The Untold Story of Perry Wallace
1h 35min
2017
The Forgiven
The Forgiven
R
1h 55min
2018
We Are One
We Are One
1h 26min
2017
Arrival
Arrival
PG-13
1h 56min
2016
Roots
Roots
TV-MA
1h 30min
2016
Southpaw
Southpaw
R
2h 3min
2015
Two Men in Town
Two Men in Town
R
1h 56min
2014
Sewing Hope
Sewing Hope
0h 54min
2015
Taken 3
Taken 3
PG-13
1h 55min
2015
Repentance
Repentance
R
1h 33min
2013
Food Chains
Food Chains
1h 22min
2014

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2019Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureBlack Panther (film)Winner
2014Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureThe ButlerNominated
2014Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading RoleThe ButlerNominated
2007Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading RoleThe Last King of Scotland (film)Winner
2007Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaThe Last King of Scotland (film)Winner