Denzel Washington Net Worth

Denzel Washington net worth: He is a famous Actor, producer, director and screenwriter with a total Net Worth of $190 million. Denzel reportedly makes $40 million to $60 million every year through his movies and other business ventures.

The actor has received much appreciation form his fans and is also critically acclaimed for his previous works in Cry Freedom (1987), Malcolm X (1992), The Hurricane (1999) and also in Remember the Titans (2000).

For the movie “Training Day”, he won the Best Actor Oscar and thus became the second African American Actor to receive such an award. Additionally he has also revived Tony Awards, three Golden Globe awards and also two awards for Best Supporting Actor.



Denzel Washington Net Worth

Birth placeMount Vernon, New York, U.S.
Years active1974–present
Height6 ft (1.85 m)
Spouse(s)Pauletta Pearson (m. 1983)
Denzel Washington net worth$190 million


Early Life – Education: 

Born on December 28, 1954, Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr spent his formative years in Mount Vernon, New York. His father, Denzel Hayes Washington, Sr was a Pentecostal minister while his mother, Lennis “Lynne” (née Lowe) owned a  beauty parlor.

Until 1968, he studied at Pennington-Grimes Elementary School however after his parent’s separation he was enrolled in the Oakland Military Academy. For his further studies, Washington attended Fordham University in 1978 to earn a B.A in Drama and Journalism. After that he studied acting at the Lincoln Center campus where he could secure title roles in Othello and The Emperor Jones. Finally Denzel enrolled in a graduate school before beginning his professional acting career.


He tied knot with Pauletta Pearson on On June 25, 1983. The couple first met on the sets of Wilma (a television film).  Together they have four offspring including John David (b. July 28, 1984), Katia (b. November 27, 1986), Olivia and Malcolm (b. April 10, 1991).

After seeing immense success in the film industry, now Washington may become a preacher. Being a  devout Christian, the actor has many times thought to do more for his religious beliefs.