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Denzel Washington

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 40 films, with $3,772,111,196 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #33)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Tobin Frost (Safe House), Robert McCall (The Equalizer), Frank Lucas (American Gangster), Captain William Whitaker (Flight), Eli (The Book of Eli)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Safe House (Executive Producer), The Equalizer (Producer), The Book of Eli (Producer), The Great Debaters (Director), Antwone Fisher (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Tony Scott, Antoine Fuqua, Daniel Espinosa, Todd Black, Marton Csokas

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading40$2,179,347,848$1,592,763,348$3,772,111,196
Supporting3$48,170,685$0$48,170,685
(Unclassified)2$0$0$0
Inverviewee1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesProducer2$196,365,797$154,550,303$350,916,100
Director2$51,304,289$2,324,590$53,628,879
Executive Producer1$126,181,630$82,360,532$208,542,162
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/29/2017 The Equalizer   $0 $0 $0
9/23/2016 Magnificent Seven   $0 $0 $0
3/13/2015 Champs Himself  $0 $0 $0
9/26/2014 The Equalizer Robert McCall  $101,530,738 $90,634,545 $192,165,283
8/2/2013 2 Guns Robert "Bobby" Trench  $75,612,460 $56,880,555 $132,493,015
11/2/2012 Flight Captain William Whitaker  $93,772,375 $65,811,783 $159,584,158
2/10/2012 Safe House Tobin Frost  $126,181,630 $82,360,532 $208,542,162
11/12/2010 Unstoppable Frank Barnes  $81,562,942 $87,948,667 $169,511,609
1/15/2010 The Book of Eli Eli  $94,835,059 $63,915,758 $158,750,817
6/12/2009 The Taking of Pelham 123 Walter Garber  $65,452,312 $86,912,058 $152,364,370
12/25/2007 The Great Debaters Melvin B. Tolson  $30,226,144 $35,149 $30,261,293
11/2/2007 American Gangster Frank Lucas  $130,164,645 $137,820,811 $267,985,456
11/22/2006 Déjà Vu Doug Carlin  $64,038,616 $117,000,000 $181,038,616
3/24/2006 Inside Man Keith Frazier  $88,513,495 $97,164,028 $185,677,523
7/30/2004 The Manchurian Candidate Ben Marco  $65,948,711 $30,200,000 $96,148,711
4/23/2004 Man on Fire John W. Creasy  $77,906,816 $53,061,763 $130,968,579
10/3/2003 Out of Time Matt Lee Whitlock  $41,083,108 $14,406,718 $55,489,826
12/19/2002 Antwone Fisher Dr. Jerome Davenport  $21,078,145 $2,289,441 $23,367,586
2/15/2002 John Q John Q  $71,026,631 $31,200,000 $102,226,631
10/5/2001 Training Day Alonzo Harris  $76,261,036 $28,244,326 $104,505,362
9/29/2000 Remember the Titans Coach Boone  $115,654,751 $21,051,932 $136,706,683
12/29/1999 The Hurricane Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter  $50,699,241 $23,257,000 $73,956,241
11/5/1999 The Bone Collector Lincoln Rhyme  $66,488,090 $84,975,000 $151,463,090
11/6/1998 The Siege Anthony 'Hub' Hubbard  $40,932,372 $75,691,623 $116,623,995
5/1/1998 He Got Game Jake Shuttleworth  $21,554,585 $844,095 $22,398,680
1/16/1998 Fallen Det. John Hobbes  $25,188,006 $0 $25,188,006
12/13/1996 The Preacher's Wife Dudley  $48,093,211 $0 $48,093,211
7/12/1996 Courage Under Fire Lieutenant Colonel Nathaniel Serling  $58,918,501 $41,829,761 $100,748,262
9/29/1995 Devil in a Blue Dress Easy Rawlins  $16,004,418 $0 $16,004,418
8/4/1995 Virtuosity Parker Barnes  $23,980,766 $0 $23,980,766
5/12/1995 Crimson Tide Lt. Cmdr. Hunter  $91,381,194 $68,000,000 $159,381,194
12/22/1993 Philadelphia Joe Miller  $76,512,063 $124,000,000 $200,512,063
12/17/1993 The Pelican Brief Gray Grantham  $100,768,056 $87,227,803 $187,995,859
5/7/1993 Much Ado About Nothing Don Pedro of Aragon  $22,549,338 $0 $22,549,338
11/18/1992 Malcolm X Malcolm X  $44,707,772 $0 $44,707,772
2/5/1992 Mississippi Masala Demetrius  $7,308,786 $0 $7,308,786
10/4/1991 Ricochet Nick Styles  $20,596,333 $0 $20,596,333
8/3/1990 Mo' Better Blues Bleek Gilliam  $16,153,000 $0 $16,153,000
2/2/1990 Heart Condition Napoleon Stone  $4,134,992 $0 $4,134,992
12/14/1989 Glory Trip  $26,593,580 $0 $26,593,580
5/19/1989 For Queen and Country Reuben James  $191,051 $0 $191,051
2/16/1989 The Mighty Quinn Xavier Quinn  $3,992,420 $0 $3,992,420
11/6/1987 Cry Freedom Steve Biko  $5,899,797 $20,000,000 $25,899,797
1/31/1986 Power Arnold Billing, Billing Associates President  $3,800,000 $0 $3,800,000
9/14/1984 A Soldier's Story Private First Class Melvin Peterson  $21,821,347 $0 $21,821,347
9/25/1981 Carbon Copy Roger Porter  $8,400,000 $0 $8,400,000
Movies: 46Totals:$2,227,518,533$1,592,763,348$3,820,281,881
  Averages:$48,424,316$34,625,290$83,049,606
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/26/2014 The Equalizer Producer $101,530,738 $90,634,545 $192,165,283
2/10/2012 Safe House Executive Producer $126,181,630 $82,360,532 $208,542,162
1/15/2010 The Book of Eli Producer $94,835,059 $63,915,758 $158,750,817
12/25/2007 The Great Debaters Director $30,226,144 $35,149 $30,261,293
12/19/2002 Antwone Fisher Director $21,078,145 $2,289,441 $23,367,586
Movies: 5Totals:$373,851,716$239,235,425$613,087,141
  Averages:$74,770,343$47,847,085$122,617,428