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...

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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 ...


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.


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 to speak to Miami grads
Cincinnati.com
Forest Whitaker, well-known for movie roles from "Good Morning, Vietnam" to last year's hit "The Butler," will address Miami University graduates this year. Commencement will be at 1:30 p.m. May 17 in Yager Stadium on the Oxford campus. Whitaker won an ...
Forest Whitaker tapped as Miami University's commencement speakerHamilton Journal News (subscription)
Actor Forest Whitaker to speak at Miami U. commencementWLWT Cincinnati
Oscar winner Forest Whitaker to address Miami graduates May 17WXIX
Miami Student
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University Herald

Miami University Names Forest Whitaker as Spring Commencement ...
University Herald
Forest Whitaker (Photo : Miami) Forest Whitaker. Forest Whitaker, the Oscar winning actor has been chosen as the commencement speaker for Miami University's spring graduation ceremony May 17, at the Yager stadium. Whitaker won an Academy Award ...
Forest Whitaker to speak at local university's commencementCincinnati Business Courier
Actor Forest Whitaker to speak at Miami U in OhioWTRF

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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 ...


Aquarian Weekly

Interview with Forest Whitaker: Talking 'Repentance'
Aquarian Weekly
Forest Whitaker is a distinguished artist and humanist. He is the founder of PeaceEarth Foundation, co-founder and chair of the International Institute for Peace and is the UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador for Peace and Reconciliation. He is also a talented, ...


Staragora

Pierre Niney au casting d'un biopic sur le Commandant Cousteau
Staragora
Après "Anthony Zimmer" avec Yvan Attal et Sophie Marceau, les films "Largo Winch" et "Largo Winch 2" avec Tomer Sisley ou encore "Zulu" mettant en scène Orlando Bloom et Forest Whitaker, le réalisateur Jérôme Salle souhaite raconter la vie du célèbre ...

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Indian Express

Forest Whitaker to star with Jake Gyllenhaal in 'Southpaw'
Indian Express
Oscar winner Forest Whitaker is in talks to star opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in Antoine Fuqua's boxing drama 'Southpaw'. Gyllenhaal plays the role of Billy 'The Great' Hope, a left-handed prizefighter who wins a title but suffers a tragedy soon after and ...
Forest Whitaker in talks for Jake Gyllenhaal's boxing drama SouthpawDigital Spy
Forest Whitaker in talks for Gyllenhaal dramaRTE.ie
Oscar winner Forest Whitaker to join Jake Gyllenhaal in “Southpaw”PanARMENIAN.Net

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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 ...