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Age: 52
Forest Whitaker at age 52
Age: 52
Forest Whitaker at age 52
Age: 52
Forest Whitaker at age 52
Age: 52
Forest Whitaker at age 52
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Forest Whitaker

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Birthday
15, 1961
Birthplace
Longview, TX
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
15, 1961 (age 61)
Birthplace
Longview, TX

About

Best Actor Oscar winner for his portrayal of dictator Idi Amin in 2006's The Last King of Scotland. His other notable films include Battlefield Earth, Taken 3, Rogue One and Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai.

Before Fame

In high school, he was a member of the football team alongside future NFL player, Jay Schroeder.

Trivia

He was in The Great Debaters, he played a rogue cop in Street Kings, and he also acted opposite Jude Law in Repo Men.

Family Life

He married actress Keisha Nash in 1996 and they have four children.

Associated With

Before his death, Frank Zappa worked with him.