Forest Whitaker (Young) – Childhood Photos, Age, Family, Height, Weight and More

Biography - A Short Wiki

Check out what Forest Whitaker looked like when being younger, net worth, body statistics, and more facts!

From capturing our hearts with his emotional performance in the 1995 movie “Smoke” to giving us the bad guy creeps in the 2002 thriller “Panic Room,” Forest Whitaker has done it all. This versatile actor has touched all the genres he possibly could, and recently his portrayal of Zuri in the 2018 movie “Black Panther” was much lauded.

Career Highlights

Forest Whitaker has been very successful throughout the years.

Forest Whitaker made his film debut at the age of 21 in the 1982 comedy movie “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” in a supporting role, but it was only in 1988 that he bagged his first lead role starring as musician Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker in the movie “Bird.”

Family Information
Wife/Spouse (Name):Keisha Nash Whitaker (m. 1996)
Children/KidsYes (Ocean Whitaker, True Whitaker, Autumn Whitaker, Sonnet Noel Whitaker)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)N/A
Civil StatusMarried

Forest Whitaker - Childhood Pics

Forest Whitaker Young Childhood Photo
Here is what Forest Whitaker looked like when young

Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts

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More Interesting Facts
Full/Real NameForest Steven Whitaker III
Gender (Biological)Male
Age (as of today)60 years
Date of BirthJuly 15, 1961
Place of BirthLongview, Texas, United States
NationalityAmerican
Height1.88 m, 6 feet 2 inches
Weight75 kg, 165.5 lbs
Net Worth / Wealth$45 million
OccupationActor, Director, Producer

Height, Weight, and Age

Forest Whitaker's height is quite tall measuring 1.88 m. Forest Whitaker weighs 75 kg. Being born on July 15, 1961, translates to an age of 60 years as of todays date (January 28, 2022).

Quotes

Stereotypes do exist, but we have to walk through them.

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I was a curious child. I’d debate with anyone who came to the door – people from the Islamic community… Jehovah’s Witnesses… anyone.

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College football, acting, opera singing – I approached them all in the same obsessive way.

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I’ve been trying to understand conflict and violence ever since I was a kid. You know. There were a few things that happened even on my block – the Black Panthers used to be right around the corner from where we were.

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Our leaders must hear us speaking on behalf of our brothers and sisters in South Sudan. If the moral duty to save lives and work toward peace is not compelling enough to drive decision-makers, we must remind them that we care and will hold them accountable.

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