Malcolm Washington Biography
Malcolm Washington is an American film director, producer, writer, and basketball player. He is best known for being Denzel Washington’s son and for his role in the film, Benny Got Shot.
Malcolm Washington Age
Washington was born on April 10, 1991, in Los Angeles, California. He is 29 years old as of 2020.
Malcolm Washington Height
Washington stands at a height of 5 feet and 9 inches.
Malcolm Washington Family
Washington is the son of actor Denzel Washington and actress Paulette Washington. He was raised alongside his twin sister Olivia Washington and older siblings, Katia Washington and John David Washington.
Malcolm Washington Girlfriend
Washington has kept his personal life away from the media and public.
Malcolm Washington Education
Washington attended Windward school (2009), then went to the University of Pennsylvania and earned a degree in film studies and later graduated from AFI Conservatory.
Malcolm Washington Career
In 2014, he started working in the entertainment industry as a production assistant for the hit film “Chef.” For ‘Trouble Man,’ he was promoted to a second assistant director, and with the brief ‘The Last Bookstore,’ he was eventually promoted to an assistant director.
In 2017, he worked as Spike Lee’s assistant on the famous series “She’s Gotta Have It.” His breakthrough came when he wrote and directed the short film “Benny Got Fired.” The film was well-received, and the Atlanta Film Festival gave Washington the Filmmaker-to-Watch Certificate. He recently completed the short film “The Conflict” and is currently working on some other projects.
Malcolm’s crowning achievement came when he decided to compose and direct a short film. In November 2017, he published his drama short titled “Benny Got Fired.” The film starred Iantha Richardson, Tammi Mac, and Jay Reeves and told the story of a young autopsy assistant’s nightmares.
Many people enjoyed his short film. In 2017, the Atlanta Film Festival presented Washington with the Filmmaker-to-Watch Award, indicating that he had a promising future in film and filmmaking. During the 2017 edition of Palm Springs Shortfilms, the film was also screened, and it was later chosen to be screened at the Los Angeles Short Film Showcase.
He was recently seen as the director of the short film ‘The Conflict,’ which was released in 2019.
Malcolm Washington Net Worth
Washington has an estimated net worth of about $2 million.