John David Washington

39, from Los Angeles, California, USA

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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. In 2015, he started with the HBO comedy series Ballers and his role in BlacKkKlansman (2018) brought him a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor. He also starred in Tenet (2020) by Christopher Nolan, and Malcolm & Marie (2021).


2024Aged 40

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    Boy Willie

2023Aged 39

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  • Poster for True Love: Making 'The Creator'


2022Aged 38

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    Harold Woodman

2021Aged 37

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    Richard 'Bobo' Evans

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2020Aged 36

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    The Protagonist

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2018Aged 34

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    Ron Stallworth

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    Dennis Williams

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    Lt. Kelly

2017Aged 33

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2010Aged 26

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1995Aged 11

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    Boy with Toy Rifle (uncredited)

1992Aged 8

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    Student in Harlem Classroom