John David Washington


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John David Washington was born on July 28, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for BlacKkKlansman (2018), Tenet (2020) and Malcolm & Marie (2021). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 7 wins & 41 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

BlacKkKlansman Ron Stallworth
(2018)
Tenet Protagonist
(2020)
Malcolm & Marie Malcolm
(2021)
The Book of Eli Producer
(2010)

Filmography

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 2021 Beckett (post-production)
Beckett
 2021 Malcolm & Marie
Malcolm
 2020 Tenet
Protagonist
 2015-2019 Ballers (TV Series)
Ricky Jerret
- Players Only (2019) ... Ricky Jerret
- Who Wants a Lollipop (2019) ... Ricky Jerret
- Edutainment (2019) ... Ricky Jerret
- Crumbs (2019) ... Ricky Jerret
- Municipal (2019) ... Ricky Jerret
 2018 The Old Man & the Gun
Lt. Kelly
 2018 BlacKkKlansman
Ron Stallworth
 2018/II Monster
Richard 'Bobo' Evans
 2018 Monsters and Men
Dennis
 2017 Love Beats Rhymes
Mahlik
 2017 Seven Bucks Digital Studios (TV Series short)
Ricky Jerret
 1995 Devil in a Blue Dress
Boy with Toy Rifle (uncredited)
 1992 Malcolm X
Student in Harlem Classroom
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (38 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I've failed a lot, you know, in football, and I've gone on a lot of auditions, been told no, been told I'm not right, so I know what failure feels like. It's about the work. See more »

Trivia:

Grandson of Lennis Washington. Older brother of Katia Washington, and twins Malcolm and Olivia Washington. See more »

Nickname:

JD

Star Sign:

Leo

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