Denzel Washington is more than just an Oscar-winning superstar. He’s a Christian who’s serious about his roles … even when they get a bit bloody, like in the Book of Eli.
Denzel Washington is one of Hollywood’s most successful and respected actors. But the two-time Academy Award winner (for 1989’s Glory and 2001’s Training Day) is also one of Hollywood’s highest profile Christians.
The son of a Pentecostal preacher from Mount Vernon, New York, Washington, 55, has been an active member of West Angeles Church of God in Christ for nearly 30 years, reads his Bible every morning, and always chooses roles that he can „bend” in the direction of a positive message or a reflection of his deep personal faith. […]
Hhe is not ashamed to speak bluntly about his Christian beliefs.
„I believe that Jesus is the Son of God,” he says. „I’ve been filled with the Holy Spirit. I know it’s real. […]