John David Washington

Actor | * 07/28/1984 (36) | Los Angeles, California, USA
John David Washington (born July 28, 1984) is an American actor and former football running back. He played college football at Morehouse College and signed with the St. Louis Rams as an undrafted free agent in 2006. Professionally, Washington spent four years as the running back for the United Football League's Sacramento Mountain Lions. Washington shifted to an acting career like his father, Denzel Washington, and mother, Pauletta. He was part of the main cast of the HBO comedy series Ballers (2015–2019). His breakthrough came playing Ron Stallworth in Spike Lee's crime film BlacKkKlansman (2018), for which he received both Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations. Washington achieved wider recognition after starring in Christopher Nolan's spy film Tenet (2020). ()
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John David Washington (born July 28, 1984) is an American actor and former American football running back. He shifted to an acting career like his father, Denzel Washington and mother, Pauletta Washington. He is known for his roles in the HBO comedy series Ballers, BlacKkKlansman (2018), which brought him a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor, and Tenet (2020) by Christopher Nolan.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Crime

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Movies with John David Washington as Actor(10)

as Malcolm2020 Malcolm & Marie
2020 Tenet
as Richard 'Bobo' Evans2019 All Rise
as Ron Stallworth2018 BlacKkKlansman
as Dennis Williams2018 Monsters and Men
as Lt. Kelly2018 The Old Man & the Gun
as Mahlik2017 Love Beats Rhymes
as Boy with Toy Rifle (uncredited)1995 Devil in a Blue Dress
as Student in Harlem Classroom1992 Malcolm X

TV Shows/Series with John David Washington as Actor(1)

as Ricky Jerret2015 Ballers

Movies with John David Washington as Crew(2)

Production/Executive Producer2020 Malcolm & Marie
Production/Co-Producer2010 The Book of Eli

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: John David Washington
Born: Saturday, 07/28 1984 (July) in Toluca Lake (current age: 36 years + 64 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Educated at: Morehouse College
Other names for John David Washington (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"존 데이비드 워싱턴"
John David Washington frequently works together with these people:
Spike Lee (7x, Crew)
Denzel Washington (4x, Actor)
Jennifer Beals (2x, Actress)
Richard Schiff (2x, Actor)
Tom Waits (2x, Actor)
Eric A. Norris (2x, Crew)
George Cottle (2x, Crew)
Rob Weiss (2x, Crew)
David Lowery (2x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:73580, Added: 05/23/2018, Last updated: 09/21/2020