Malcolm Washington comes from the Washington family of Hollywood celebrities such as Oscar winning actor Denzel Washington, Pauletta Washington and siblings John David Washington, Katia Washington, and Olivia Washington.
Malcolm Washington is one of the four children of Denzel Washington, the Academy Award receiving actor, producer, and director.
Although he is popularly known as the son of a celebrated veteran actor, Malcolm Washington is working hard to make a name for himself behind the scenes like many of his siblings. Did you know? He was a top-rated basketball player during his college days in the University of Pennsylvania. He played point guard for his team.
Malcolm Washington was born on April 10, 1991, Los Angeles, U.S.A along with his twin sister. He belongs to African American ethnicity and holds an American nationality.
Talking about his childhood, he grew up as a celebrity child, as both of his father and mother, Oscar winning Denzel Washington and Pauletta Washington are prominent Hollywood celebrities who began their careers around the 1980s.
Malcolm attended a private school in Los Angeles. Then, he moved to the University of Pennsylvania to continue his further studies. During his college days, he was very active in sports, especially basketball but the apple doesn't fall far from the tree as he did graduate from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in film studies.
Malcolm Washington played basketball at the University of Pennsylvania, according to ESPN, but like the rest of his family, he also got involved with entertainment. According to USA Today, he graduated in 2013 with a degree in film studies, and he later graduated from AFI Conservatory, a graduate film school. The son of Denzel Washington and Pauletta Washington is also the twin brother to Olivia Washington.
Games Played/Started: 19/1
Minutes: 76 (4.0 mpg)
Points: 11 (0.6 ppg)
Rebounds: 5 (0.3 rpg)
FG Pct.: .154 (2-13)
3FG Pct.: .000 (0-4)
FT Pct.: .583 (7-12)
Blocked Shots: 0
Malcolm Washington played the point guard position.
Pauletta Washington gave birth to twins, a daughter Olivia Rashelle Washington and a son Malcolm Washington on April 10, 1991 when she was 39 years of age.
Malcolm has three siblings: two sisters and a brother. Both of his sisters, Olivia Washington, and Katia Washington are pursuing a career in Hollywood. Olivia Washington is working as an actress in the movies The Butler (2013), Mr. Robot (2015) and The Comedian (2016).
Whereas, Katia Washington started behind the scenes as an editorial production assistant and has worked as an associated producer, directorial assistant in the movies Django Unchained (2012), Fences (2016), The Birth of a Nation (2016). Her work has awarded herself an oscar.
And his brother, John Dave Washington is also in Hollywood as a footballer turned actor and producer. Some of his movies are Malcolm X (1992), The Book of Eli (2010), Coco (2016), andMonster (2017).
Like his father, Malcolm is also into directing movies. The apple doesn't fall far from the tree as he too is a very charming, versatile personality.
Malcolm has contributed a lot in the Hollywood industry with his writing, directing, producing talent. He came to the limelight after producing a short movie The Dispute in 2019.
Talking about Malcolm's age, he is 29 years old, as of 2020. Moreover, he stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 75 kg.
Malcolm Washington could have had a promising career in basketball. However, he decided not to continue a career in that field. After he was done completing graduation in 2013 from college, he started to pursue a career in filmmaking as he was active in directing in a couple of films. This is how his film career began:
Given his success in such a short span of time, it's clear that Malcolm Washington has a bright future in the industry.