Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker  American Actor


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Forest Whitaker and Keisha Whitaker
Keisha Whitaker and Forest Whitaker have been married for 22 years since 4th May 1996. view relationship


Forest Whitaker has been in a relationship with Raye Dowell.


Forest Whitaker is a 56 year old American Actor. Born Forest Steven Whitaker III on 15th July, 1961 in Longview, Texas, United States, he is famous for The Last King of Scotland. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Forest Whitaker has been in an on-screen matchup with Robin Givens in A Rage in Harlem (1991).

Forest Whitaker is a member of the following lists: American male karateka, Businesspeople from Los Angeles and Male actors from Los Angeles.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 22 years, 5 months - -
Dating1 - - -
Total2 22 years, 5 months 11 years, 2 months -


First Name Forest
Middle Name Steven
Last Name Whitaker
Full Name at Birth Forest Steven Whitaker III
Age 57 years
Birthday 15th July, 1961
Birthplace Longview, Texas, United States
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Weight 203lbs (92 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University California State Polytechnic University, University of Southern California, Drama Studio London, New York University
Occupation Text Actor, Producer, Director
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Last King of Scotland
Year(s) Active 1982–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Brillstein Entertainment Partners
Brand Endorsement Citibank, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
Shoe Size 11

Forest Steven Whitaker III (born July 15, 1961) is an American actor, producer, and director.

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Forest Whitaker57 CancerActor
Keisha Whitaker46 PiscesActress
Raye Dowell56 LeoActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
OceanMaleKeisha Whitaker
AutumnFemaleKeisha Whitaker
SonnetFemale3rd October, 199621 years oldKeisha Whitaker
TrueFemale2nd July, 199820 years oldKeisha Whitaker


Black Panther2018ZuriMovie
Finding Steve McQueen2018Howard LambertMovie
Burden2018Reverend KennedyMovie
How It Ends2018TomMovie
The Forgiven2017Desmond TutuMovie
The Poison Rose2017Dr. Miles MitchellMovie
Arrival2016Colonel WeberMovie
Roots2016FiddlerTV Show
Rogue One2016Saw GerreraMovie
Star Wars: Go Rogue2016Saw GerreraMovie
A Fall from Grace2015SourceMovie
Southpaw2015Tick WillsMovie
Empire2015Eddie BarkerTV Show
Dope2015The Narrator (voice)Movie
Two Men in Town2014William GarnettMovie
Taken 32014Franck DotzlerMovie
Star Wars Rebels2014Saw GerreraTV Show
Out of the Furnace2013Chief Wesley BarnesMovie
The Butler2013Cecil GainesMovie
The Last Stand2013Agent John BannisterMovie
Repentance2013Angel SanchezMovie
Zulu2013Ali SokhelaMovie
Black Nativity2013Reverend Cornell CobbsMovie
Making a Scene2013ManShort Film
Nelson Mandela2013Narrator (voice)Movie
Ernest & Celestine2012Ernest (English version, voice)Movie
A Dark Truth2012Francisco FrancisMovie
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior (TV Serie2011Sam CooperMovie
Catch .442011RonnyMovie
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - Loved Ones2011Sam CooperMovie
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - House of Corpses2011Sam CooperMovie
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - The Profiler2011Sam CooperMovie
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - Inside the Red Cell2011Sam CooperMovie
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - Alternate Reality: The New Criminal Minds2011Sam CooperMovie
My Own Love Song2010JoeyMovie
Repo Men2010JakeMovie
Our Family Wedding2010Brad BoydMovie
Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life2010Lion (voice)Short Film
Lullaby for Pi2010GeorgeMovie
Hurricane Season2009Al CollinsMovie
Powder Blue2009CharlieMovie
Where the Wild Things Are2009Ira (voice)Movie
Toys in the Attic2009Teddy (English version, voice)Movie
Jamie Foxx Ft. T-Pain: Blame It2009Forest WhitakerMovie
Dragon Hunters2008Lian-Chu (English version, voice)Movie
Street Kings2008Captain Jack WanderMovie
Vantage Point2008Howard LewisMovie
Fragments2008Charlie ArchenaultMovie
Ripple Effect2007PhilipMovie
The Air I Breathe2007HappinessMovie
The Great Debaters2007Dr. James Farmer Sr.Movie
Even Money2006Clyde SnowMovie
Everyone's Hero2006Lonnie Brewster (voice)Movie
The Last King of Scotland2006Idi AminMovie
The Marsh2006Geoffrey HuntMovie
A Little Trip to Heaven2005Abe HoltMovie
American Gun2005CarterMovie
Mary2005Ted YoungerMovie
American Dad!2005Daniel Turlington, Ron Turlington, TurlingtonTV Show
Criminal Minds2005Sam CooperTV Show
First Daughter2004Narrator (voice)Movie
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood2004Forest WhitakerMovie
Deacons for Defense2003Marcus ClayTV Movie
Panic Room2002BurnhamMovie
Phone Booth2002Captain RameyMovie
The Shield2002Jon KavanaughTV Show
The Twilight Zone2002NarratorTV Show
Green Dragon2001AddieMovie
The Fourth Angel2001BernardMovie
The Follow2001The Employer (uncredited)Movie
Feast of All Saints2001Daguerreotypist PicardTV Movie
Battlefield Earth2000KerMovie
Four Dogs Playing Poker2000Mr. EllingtonMovie
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai1999Ghost DogMovie
Light It Up1999Officer Dante JacksonMovie
Witness Protection1999Steven BeckTV Movie
Body Count1998CraneMovie
Phenomenon1996Nate PopeMovie
Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault1996Mr. RuckerTV Movie
Mr. Holland's Opus1995Bobby Tidd - Adult (uncredited)Movie
Smoke1995Cyrus ColeMovie
Species1995Dan SmithsonMovie
Blown Away1994FranklinMovie
Jason's Lyric1994MaddogMovie
Ready to Wear1994Cy BiancoMovie
The Enemy Within1994Col. MacKenzie 'Mac' CaseyTV Movie
ER1994Curtis AmesTV Show
Bank Robber1993Officer BattleMovie
Body Snatchers1993Major CollinsMovie
Last Light1993Fred WhitmoreTV Movie
Lush Life1993Buddy ChesterTV Movie
Article 991992Dr. Sid HandlemanMovie
Consenting Adults1992David DuttonvilleMovie
The Crying Game1992JodyMovie
A Rage in Harlem1991JacksonMovie
Diary of a Hitman1991DekkerMovie
Downtown1990Dennis CurrenMovie
Criminal Justice1990Jessie WilliamsTV Movie
Johnny Handsome1989Dr. Steven FisherMovie
Bird1988Charlie 'Bird' ParkerMovie
Good Morning, Vietnam1987Edward GarlickMovie
Stakeout1987Jack PismoMovie
Hands of a Stranger1987Sergeant DelaneyTV Movie
Platoon1986Big HaroldMovie
The Color of Money1986AmosMovie
North and South, Book II1986CuffeyTV Show
Vision Quest1985BalldozerMovie
North and South1985CuffeyTV Show
Amazing Stories1985JerryTV Show
The Grand Baby1985TV Movie
Tag: The Assassination Game1982Gowdy's BodyguardMovie
Fast Times at Ridgemont High1982Charles JeffersonMovie
Making the Grade1982TV Show
Cagney & Lacey1981Night ManagerTV Show
Hill Street Blues1981Floyd GreenTV Show
The Fall Guy1981FriendTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979Lewis JordanTV Show
Diff'rent Strokes1978HermanTV Show
LAbyrinthJack JacksonMovie
The Godfather of HarlemBumpy JohnsonMovie
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Selena4ShannonSelena4ShannonSep 8, 2014

Brilliant man! I am amazed by his intelligence and good heart.

gb2002gb2002Apr 12, 2014

Man has a Good Soul, Heart, and Mind. Stand up guy - Great Actor.

TimeaAug 26, 2008

Hi! Forest Withaker is a very talented actor. I loved you in the Last King of Scotland. It was a brilliant performance. i find you a nice guy. It seems to me you are very faithful man. You have been married for 12 years. It is very unusual in Hollywood that a marriage lasts so long.

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