Who is Olivia Washington, Denzel Washington’s Daughter?
Denzel Washington is one of the most renowned actors and filmmakers and his children are slowly becoming popular, some on their own, and some thanks to their father’s fame. Olivia has taken steps like her father, and is now an aspiring actress; one of her most notable portrayals is as Olivia in the film “The Butler” (2013), then as Adrienne in the film “In Reality” (2018), among other roles she has secured so far in her career.
So, do you want to learn more about Oliva Washington’s life and career, from her childhood years to recent endeavors, both personal and professional? If yes, then stay with us for the length of the article, as we bring you closer to Denzel Washington’s daughter.
Olivia Washington Wiki: Age, Parents, Siblings, Childhood, and Education
Born Olivia Rashelle Washington on the 10th April 1991, in Los Angeles, California USA, she is the daughter of Denzel Washington and his wife Pauletta Pearson. She has a twin brother Malcolm, and two older siblings, the oldest John David, an actor, and Katia, who is an actress as well. Her twin brother graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in film studies.
She attended high school in Los Angeles, and after matriculation enrolled at New York University, however, there is no information about which field she studied, and whether she graduated or not.
Olivia’s career started in 2013, when she portrayed Olivia in the biopic about Cecil Gaines in the film “The Butler”, directed by Lee Daniels, and starring Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey and John Cusack. Two years later, she appeared in the TV series “Empire”, in an episode playing the character named Dee, while it was in 2016 that she secured her first recurring role, as Agent Cacioppi in the TV mini-series “Madoff”.
She was quite busy in 2016, as she continued with the role of an FBI Agent in the TV crime-drama thriller series “Mr. Robot”, starring Rami Malek, then had a minor role in the comedy-drama film “The Comedian”, with Robert De Niro, Leslie Mann and Danny DeVito. She has been successful in recent years too, paving her own way, first with roles in a couple of short films “Sorry For Your Loss”, then “An Act of Terror”, and “The Forever Tree”, all in 2017, while in 2018 she featured in the TV series “Chicago P.D.”, and in the film “In Reality”, starring Ann Lupo who also wrote and directed the film, with Miles G. Jackson and Kimiko Glenn. Most recently she appeared in the TV series “She’s Gotta Have It” (2019).
Olivia Washington Net Worth
Olivia hasn’t reached the heights of her father, and maybe never will, but she has already proven herself a talented actress and her work has steadily contributed to her wealth. So, do you know how rich Olivia Washington is? As of mid- 2019, sources have estimated that Olivia Washington’s wealth is as high as $2 million, which is rather decent, but nothing in comparison to her father’s wealth, which is around $230 million. Hopefully, Olivia stays on the right path and her wealth increases in the upcoming years.
Olivia Washington Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend, Height and Appearance
Olivia isn’t one of those celebrities who share their life with the public, but instead, tends to keep all the information a secret. This has resulted in complete obscurity about Olivia’s personal endeavors, and all we can say for now is that she is single and focused on her career. To speak further of her secretive nature, Olivia isn’t active on any social media network. Hopefully, she changes her mind and starts sharing more information about her personal endeavors with her fans in the near future.
When it comes to her looks, Olivia has long black hair and brown eyes, while her height is 5ft 8ins, which is equal to 1.73m – her weight and vital statistics are unknown.
Olivia Washington’s Father, Denzel Washington
Now that we have shared all there is to know about Olivia, let’s share some fact about her father, the renowned actor, Denzel Washington. Born Denzel Hayes Washington Jr. on the 28th December 1954, in Mount Vernon, New York State USA, he is the son of Lennis ‘Lynne’ Washington and Denzel Hayes Washington Sr.
His parents divorced when he was 14 years old, after which his mother sent him to the Oakland Military Academy. He finished high school education at Mainland High School, then would earn a BA degree in Drama and Journalism from Fordham University. He later returned to the university at the Lincoln Center campus where he studied acting, and also spent a year at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, California.
To speak of his career, Denzel has more than 50 film and TV titles credited to his name, and has won two Academy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards. Some of his most popular roles include that of Alonzo in the film “Training Day” (2001), then as Dr. Jerome Davenport in the film “Antwone Fisher” (2002), as Eli in the film “The Book of Eli” (2010), and Troy Maxson in “Fences” (2016).