Forest Whitaker Net Worth, Height, Weight, Earnings, Bio

Forest Whitaker is a famous Movie Actor. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Forest Whitaker net worth is $30 Million. He was born on July 15, 1961, and his birthplace is Longview, TX. Forest is also well known as, the Best Actor Oscar winner for his portrayal of dictator Idi Amin in 2006’s The Last King of Scotland. His other notable films include Battlefield Earth, Taken 3, Rogue One, and Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai. The forest originated in the United States. Before his death, Frank Zappa worked with him.

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Forest Whitaker Net Worth

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Forest Whitaker Early Life

Forest Whitaker was born on July 15, 1961, in Longview, Texas, U.S. His mother, Laura Francis was a special education teacher while his father, Forest Steven Jr., was an insurance salesman. He has two younger brothers, Kenn and Damon, and an older sister, Deborah. He went to the California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, and was a college football player. A backbone injury made him shift his major to music. He later opted for major in drama and was accepted to study opera at the Music Conservatory at the University of Southern California, and subsequently to the Drama Conservatory of the university. He graduated in 1982.

Father: Forest Steven Jr.
Mother: Laura Francis Smith
Brother: Kenn Whitaker, Damon Whitaker
Sister: Deborah Whitaker
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Keisha Nash Whitaker (m. 1996)
No. of Children: 3
Son: Ocean Whitaker
Daughter: Sonnet Noel Whitaker, Autumn Whitake

Forest Whitaker Personal Life

Forest Whitaker has been married to actress Keisha Nash since 1996. The couple has two daughters, Sonnet and True from their marriage. Forest has a son, Ocean, and Keisha has a daughter, Autumn, from their respective previous relationships. He is a vegetarian and promotes the same through People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). He was inducted as the UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador for Peace and Reconciliation in a ceremony that was held at UNESCO headquarters on June 21, 2011. He co-founded the International Institute for Peace (IIP) at Rutgers University in Newark, New Jersey.

Nickname: Forest
Gender: Male
Age: 62 years old (in 2024)
Date of Birth: July 15, 1961
Full Name: Forest Steven Whitaker
Profession: Actor
Nationality: American
Birthplace: Longview, Texas, United States
Religion: Christianity
Zodiac Sign: Cancer

Forest Whitaker Net Worth and Salary

Forest Whitaker is one of the richest Movie Actors in the United States. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Forest Whitaker’s net worth is $30 Million.

Net Worth: $30 Million
Salary: Under Review
Source of Income: Movie Actor
Cars: Not Available
House: Living In Own House.

Forest Whitaker Height and Physical Appearance

Forest Whitaker is a handsome man with a very dashing personality. He has a good physique.

Body Measurements: 46-40-15 inches
Bodytype: Average
Height: 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m)
Weight: 100 kg (220 lbs)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown

Forest Whitaker Education Qualification

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School: Drama Studio London‘s
College: California State Polytechnic University
University of Southern California
New York University‘s


  • Forest Ranked on the list of most popular Movie Actors.
  • Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United States.
  • Forest Whitaker celebrates birthday on July 15 of every year.

Who is Forest Whitaker?

Forest Whitaker is an American actor, born on 15 July 1961 in Longview, Texas, United States.

How old is Forest Whitaker?

Forest Whitaker is 62 years old as of January 2024.

How tall is Forest Whitaker?

Forest Whitaker is 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m).


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