Although he was born into a family of celebrities, Malcolm Washington did everything possible to make a name for himself. He struggled to rise from the bottom despite having a background that would throw him to the top. Today, his hard work, dedication, and focus have placed him high in the film industry.
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Malcolm Washington is an American producer, film director, and writer. He is also famous for being the son of the well-known award-winning actor Denzel Washington. The producer has taken part in the production of great films such as Chef, Trouble Man, Trouble Man, The Dispute, and The Benny Got Shot.
Malcolm Washington’s profile summary
- Full name: Malcolm Washington
- Gender: Male
- Date of birth: 10 April 1991
- Age: 31 years old (as of 2022)
- Zodiac sign: Aries
- Place of birth: Los Angeles, U.S.A
- Current residence: Los Angeles, U.S.A
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: White
- Sexuality: Straight
- Religion: Straight
- Height in feet: 5' 9"
- Height in centimetres: 175
- Weight in pounds: 165
- Weight in kilograms: 75
- Hair colour: Black
- Eye colour: Dark brown
- Mother: Pauletta
- Father: Denzel Washington
- Siblings: John David, Katia, and Olivia
- University: University of Pennsylvania
- Profession: Producer, film director, and writer
- Net worth: $2 million
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Malcolm was born in Los Angeles, U.S.A. His parents are prominent Hollywood celebrities, Denzel and Pauletta. Malcolm has three siblings; John David, Katia, and Olivia. Olivia and Malcolm are twins.
Malcolm’s family is of African American ethnicity. They are American nationals. He acquired his basic education in a private school in Los Angeles. Later he went to the University of Pennsylvania to further his studies.
While in the university, Malcolm was active in basketball. The film producer graduated from the university with a degree in Film Studies.
How old is Malcolm Washington?
As of 2022, he is 31 years old and was born on 10 April 1991.
Malcolm was a great basketball player while in college. He played the point guard position. His basketball stats include:
- Games Played/Started: 19/1
- Minutes: 76 (4.0 mpg)
- Points: 11 (0.6 ppg)
- Rebounds: 5 (0.3 RPG)
- FG Pct.: .154 (2-13)
- 3FG Pct.: .000 (0-4)
- FT Pct.: .583 (7-12)
- Assists: 7
- Turnovers: 6
- Blocked Shots: 0
- Steals: 5
The success in basketball did not excite Malcolm. The player went ahead to pursue his childhood dream, filming.
Malcolm had an interest in films and filmmaking from a tender. His interest was contributed by the fact that he grew up amidst Hollywood celebrities, including his parents and siblings.
In 2014, Malcolm became the assistant producer of Jon Favreau's adventure comedy Chef. Unfortunately, the movie did not fetch much, and Washington went underground for a couple of years until 2016 when he joined as a second assistant director in the Jackson Young short film Trouble Man.
In 2017, he took the roles of director, assistant director, producer, and writer. The star’s first project was as an assistant to Spike Lee in the TV series She’s Gotta Have It. She held the position for eight episodes. The comedy was an instant hit.
Malcolm’s next project for 2017 was being an assistant director of the Marc Pannia short film The Last Bookstore. Later in the same year, Denzel’s son became the producer of the comedy-drama Summer of 17.
Writing and directing
The producer’s crowning moment was when he decided to write and direct a short film Benny Got Shot, released in November 2017. The film was greatly received by audiences.
The recognition led him to bag The Atlanta Film Festival awards for their 2017 Filmmaker-to-Watch Award. Additionally, it was screened during the Palm Springs Short films 2017 edition and was lucky to be selected to be screened at the Los Angeles Short Film Showcase.
The celebrity rode on this success and embarked on to direct an upcoming TV series, I, Too, Dream America. Later, he produced the 2019 short film The Dispute. Malcolm Washington’s movies have made him rise higher in the entertainment industry.
Who is Malcolm Washington’s wife?
Malcolm has kept his marital life private and away from the media knowledge. As of 2022, the celeb has not disclosed any of his relationships or children. However, he is close to his parents and siblings.
What is Malcolm Washington’s net worth?
He has accumulated a decent wealth through production, directing, and writing film-related projects. As of 2022, the star allegedly has a net worth of approximately $2 million.
Malcolm Washington’s fast facts
- What does Malcolm Washington do? He is an American producer, film director, and writer.
- Are Olivia and Malcolm Washington twins? Yes. The two are children of Hollywood celebrities Denzel and Pauletta.
- What is Malcolm Washington's net worth? As of 2022, the star has an alleged net worth of $2 million.
- What is Malcolm Washington’s height? Malcolm stand at 5 feet 9 inches tall.
- How old is Malcolm Washington? He is 31 years old, born on 10 April 1991.
- Who are Malcolm Washington’s siblings? His siblings are John David, Katia, and Olivia.
- Does Malcolm Washington have children? As of 2022, the celeb has not disclosed any of his relationships or children.
Malcolm Washington is a multi-talented star who had achieved success as a basketball player during his college days but decided to follow his initial dream of filming. Despite being a celebrity child, the producer has looked his way to the top independently and has accumulated a decent net worth.
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