John David Washington - Famous Actor

John David Washington Net Worth


John David Washington, the famous American actor and former professional football player, has a net worth of $8 million. He had his breakthrough role in Spike Lee’s 2018 film ‘BlacKkKlansman’ and has also been part of the main cast of the HBO series ‘Ballers,’ as well as in several other films.

Key facts:

  • John David Washington is an American actor and former professional football player with a net worth of $8 million.
  • He had his breakthrough role in Spike Lee's 2018 film 'BlacKkKlansman' as undercover detective Ron Stallworth, for which he earned SAG and Golden Globe Award nominations.
  • Washington began his career as a football player at Morehouse College and played with the UFL's Sacramento Mountain Lions for four years until the league folded.
  • In addition to 'BlacKkKlansman,' Washington has appeared in films such as 'Tenet,' 'Malcolm & Marie,' 'Beckett,' and 'Canterbury Glass.'
  • Washington also played the main role of Ricky Jerret in the HBO sports dramedy series 'Ballers' alongside Dwayne Johnson, Rob Corddry, Omar Miller, London Brown, and Jazmyn Simon.

Basic Information About John David Washington

CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Actors
ProfessionsActor, producer
Net worth$8,000,000
Date of birth1984-07-28 (39 years old)
Place of birthLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ IMDb

What Movie Awards did John David Washington win?


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John David Washington awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
People's Choice Award - Favorite Action Movie StarNomineeTenet2020
DFCS Award - Best ActorNomineeBlacKkKlansman2018
Golden Schmoes - Best Actor of the YearNomineeBlacKkKlansman2018
Hollywood Breakthrough Award - Breakthrough ActorWinnerBlacKkKlansman2018
OFTA Film Award - Best Breakthrough Performance: MaleWinnerBlacKkKlansman2019
PCC Award - Best ActorNomineeBlacKkKlansman2018
Virtuoso Award - WinnerBlacKkKlansman2019
Audience Award - Best Foreign Actor (Melhor Ator Estrangeiro)WinnerBlacKkKlansman2019

John David Washington roles

Movie / Series Role
Malcolm & MarieMalcolm
BlacKkKlansmanRon Stallworth
Malcolm XStudent in Harlem Classroom
Devil in a Blue DressBoy with Toy Rifle (uncredited)
The Old Man & the GunLt. Kelly
MonsterRichard 'Bobo' Evans
Made in HollywoodSelf 1 episode, 2018
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2018
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2018
BallersRicky Jerret 47 episodes, 2015-2019
The Late Late Show with James CordenSelf / ... 3 episodes, 2018-2020
The Daily ShowSelf 1 episode, 2019
Access HollywoodSelf 2 episodes, 2018-2021
The Oprah Winfrey ShowSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2006

John David Washington's Quotes

  • I hope people will see how harmful words are and how irresponsible we can be when saying the wrong things at the wrong time to certain people.
  • Coming from a football background, when everybody is doing their job and operating on such a high level, it only motivates you to do the same.
  • My mother is very positive and encouraging and nurturing, as a mother should be. She's my auditioning partner. She says when it's not good enough; she says when I'm ready.
  • Like acting, undercover detective work requires a lot of performance. There's just more pressure because it's life-or-death situations.
  • Whenever you're feeling moments of discomfort, that means true change is happening for you.

Interesting Facts about John David Washington

  1. Son of actor Denzel Washington and actress and singer Pauletta Washington.
  2. Won a football scholarship to Morehouse College, class of 2006.
  3. Was signed by the St. Louis Rams after going undrafted in the 2006 NFL draft.
  4. Was allocated to the NFL Europe, is playing for the Hamburg Sea Devils (Germany) in the 2007 season as a Running Back.
  5. Grandson of Lennis Washington. Older brother of Katia Washington, and twins Malcolm and Olivia Washington.
  6. Nephew of actress Rita Pearson.
  7. John David is his actually his first name. He doesn't like it when people just call him John.
  8. Set the record for rushing yards at Morehouse.
  9. His favorite movies are "Dances with Wolves" (1990), "Raging Bull" (1980), "Man on Fire" (2004), "Coming to America" (1988), and "Glory" (1989).
  10. He was born and raised is Los Angeles, California.
  11. He was a Letterman level athlete in football, basketball and track in high school.
  12. Friends with Omari Hardwick.

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