Happy Birthday: Forest Whitaker

forestwhitaker.jpgHappy Birthday actor Forest Whitaker

Born: July 15, 1961 in Longview, Texas, USA

Married to:
Keisha Whitaker (4 May 1996 – present) (2 children)

His left eye, which can not open fully due to the hereditary condition ptosis.

Often plays characters that are, or are inspired by, historical figures

Often plays military/political/law enforcement roles

Platoon
1986
dir. Oliver Stone
Starring
Charlie Sheen
Willem DaFoe
MOVIE POSTERPHENOMENON
1996
dir. Jon Turteltaub
Starring:
John Travolta
Kyra Sedgwick
PANIC ROOMPanic Room
2002
dir. David Fincher
Starring
Jodie Foster
Kristin Stewart
Vantage PointVantage Point
2008
Directed by Pete Travis
Starring
Dennis Quaid
Matthew Fox
Street Kings
2008
Directed by David Ayer
Starring
Keanu Reeves
Whitaker
WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE Movie PosterWhere the Wild Things Are
dir. Spike Jonze
Stars:
Max Records
Catherine O’Hara
Whitaker
Our Family Wedding Movie PosterOur Family Wedding
MOVIE REVIEW
dir. Rick Famuyiwa
Stars
America Ferrera
Forest Whitaker
Repo Men Movie PosterRepo Men
dir. Miguel Sapochnik
Stars
Jude Law
Forest Whitaker
movie posterTHE AIR I BREATHE
2007
dir. Jieho Lee
Starring:
Kevin Bacon
Forest Whitaker
 moviesBLOODSPORT
1988
dir. Newt Arnold
Starring:
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Donald Gibb
FAST TIMES AT RIDGEMONT HIGH
1982
dir. Amy Heckerling
Starring:
Sean Penn
Ray Walston
MOVIE POSTERA DARK TRUTH
2013
dir. Damian Lee
Stars:
Andy Garcia
Kim Coates
MOVIE POSTERTHE LAST STAND
2013
dir. Jee-woon Kim
Stars:
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Eduardo Noriega
MOVIE POSTERTHE BUTLER
2013
dir. Lee Daniels
Stars:
Forest Whitaker
Oprah Winfrey
MOVIE POSTEROUT OF THE FURNACE
2013
dir. Scott Cooper
Stars:
Christian Bale
Casey Affleck
MOVIE POSTERTHE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND
2006
dir. Kevin Macdonald
Stars:
James McAvoy
Forest Whitaker
MOVIE POSTERBLACK NATIVITY
2013
dir. Kasi Lemmons
Stars:
Forest Whitaker
Angela Bassett

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