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John David Washington Biography

Birth Place:
Los Angeles, California, United States
Actor, producer

Fast Facts

  • Played a small part in his dad's movie, Malcolm X in 1992
  • Played as a running back on his college football team
  • Signed with the St
  • Louis Rams in 2006
  • Played football for the Sacramento Mountain Lions in the United Football League from 2009 to 2012


  • 2020People's Choice Awards-Favorite Action Movie Actor: nominated
  • 2019Independent Spirit Awards-Best Supporting Male: nominated
  • 2019Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama: nominated
  • 2018Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role: nominated