Denzel Washington's winning screen roles
The actor turns 64 on December 28
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Denzel Washington is one of Hollywood's most successful stars. An actor, director, and producer, he has to date won over 75 awards out of more than 150 nominations. Major accolades include three Golden Globes and two Academy Awards. He is also a recipient of the prestigious Cecil B. DeMille Award.
Click through this gallery and celebrate his most famous roles, along with some of the awards and nominations he received for them.
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