Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker est un acteur, réalisateur et producteur de cinéma américain né le 15 juillet 1961 à Longview (Texas). Forest Whitaker est diplômé de l'université de la Californie du Sud (USC) et plus précisément de la School of Theater de l'USC. Il a joué aux côtés de Robin Williams dans Good Morning, Vietnam, mais il a été véritablement révélé en 1988 pour son interprétation du jazzman Charlie Parker dans le film Bird de Clint Eastwood, qui lui a valu le prix d'interprétation masculine au Festival de Cannes. En 1998, son rôle de Ghost Dog, tueur adoptant la philosophie des samouraïs teinté de culture rap au service de la mafia dans le film homonyme de Jim Jarmusch, obtient un grand succès. En 2006, il interprète le rôle de Jon Kavanaugh, officier de l'IAD (Internal Affairs Department) chargé de faire tomber la « Strike Team », dans la saison 5 de la série The Shield. La même année, son rôle du dictateur de l'Ouganda, Idi Amin Dada, dans le film Le...

Forest Whitaker dans l'actualite


Harvey Keitel VS Forest Whitaker : face à face tendu dans la bande ...
AlloCiné
Avant sa sortie en salles le 7 mai prochain, découvrez la première bande-annonce de « La voie de l'ennemi », le nouveau film de Rachid Bouchareb avec Forest Whitaker, Harvey Keitel et Brenda Blethyn au casting.


Le Parisien

Forest Whitaker au Pathé
Le Parisien
Les cinéphiles vont vivre des moments privilégiés demain soir au Pathé de Boulogne. Le cinéma accueille une star du cinéma, une vraie. Forest Whitaker participera au côté du réalisateur Rachid Bouchareb à la projection en avant-première de « la Voie de ...


Arizona State University

Delivering Democracy Lecture features actor Forest Whitaker
Arizona State University
Actor and humanitarian Forest Whitaker will be a featured guest at the inaugural Delivering Democracy Lecture hosted by ASU's Center for the Study of Race and Democracy on April 22 in Phoenix. Photo by: ASU Center for the Study of Race & Democracy
Can we deliver on the promise of democracy?Arizona Republic

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Contactmusic.com

Forest Whitaker - Stars Pay Tribute To Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Contactmusic.com
Stars including Forest Whitaker, Lena Dunham, Shakira and Eva Longoria have paid tribute to beloved Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez following his death on Thursday (17Apr14). The writer passed away at his home in Mexico City, Mexico at the ...
Stars pay tribute to Gabriel Garcia MarquezExpress.co.uk

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Watch: Trailer For Rachid Bouchareb's 'Two Men In Town' Starring ...
Indie Wire (blog)
Forest Whitaker seems to be drifting back into the spotlight. Last year, he led the hit "Lee Daniels' The Butler" and appeared in support in "Out Of The Furnace," and now he has a bonafide arthouse world film with the Berlin International Film Festival ...


TheWrap

Forest Whitaker Nearing Deal to Join Jake Gyllenhaal in Boxing ...
TheWrap
Oscar winner Forest Whitaker is in negotiations to star opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in Antoine Fuqua's boxing drama “Southpaw,” multiple individuals familiar with the project have told TheWrap. A representative for The Weinstein Company did not ...
Forest Whitaker In Talks To Help Jake Gyllenhaal With His SouthpawWe Got This Covered
Forest Whitaker In Talks For Boxing Drama SouthpawFemaleFirst.co.uk

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WLWT Cincinnati

Forest Whitaker tapped as Miami University's commencement speaker
Hamilton Journal News (subscription)
Oscar-winning actor Forest Whitaker will address Miami University's class of 2014 during its spring commencement. Miami has 3,650 candidates for spring graduation, scheduled to be held at 1:30 p.m. May 17 at Yager Stadium. “As an actor and a ...
Forest Whitaker to speak to Miami gradsCincinnati.com
Actor Forest Whitaker to speak at Miami U. commencementWLWT Cincinnati
Forest Whitaker to speak at graduationMiami Student

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New Vision

Forest Whitaker helps Gulu's Kony war victims to hearPublish Date ...
New Vision
Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker was recently in Uganda where he helped open up the world of sound to more than 1,400 people together with Starkey Foundation, a hearing foundation. Starkey Hearing Foundation travels the globe, delivering the ...


University Herald

Forest Whitaker to speak at local university's commencement
Cincinnati Business Courier
Georges Biard | Creative Commons. Oscar-winning actor Forest Whitaker will speak at Miami University's commencement. Staff Cincinnati Business Courier. Oscar-winning actor Forest Whitaker will be making his way to the Tri-State in May, WLWT reports.
Miami University Names Forest Whitaker as Spring Commencement ...University Herald
Actor Forest Whitaker to speak at Miami U in OhioWTRF

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Indian Express

Forest Whitaker in talks for Gyllenhaal drama
RTE.ie
Forest Whitaker is in talks to join Jake Gyllenhaal in the upcoming boxing drama Southpaw. The drama from Antoine Fuqua (Training Day) is about Billy 'The Great' Hope (Gyllenaal), a title-winning left-handed prizefighter whose victory is marred by a ...
Forest Whitaker to star with Jake Gyllenhaal in 'Southpaw'Indian Express
Forest Whitaker in talks for Jake Gyllenhaal's boxing drama SouthpawDigital Spy
Oscar winner Forest Whitaker to join Jake Gyllenhaal in “Southpaw”PanARMENIAN.Net

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