Who is Katia Washington?
The lesser known child of the famous actor Denzel Washington, Katia has recently started her own career in the entertainment industry, though in contrast to her father, Katia is more involved in behind the scenes work. She is an assistant producer, editorial assistant, and also works on other aspects of filmmaking.
So, do you want to find out more about Katia Washington, from her childhood to most recent career endeavors and her personal life as well? If yes, then stay with us for the length of the article as we bring you closer to one of the daughters of Denzel Washington.
Is Katia Washington Lesbian?
Katia likes to keep things from her personal life as far away as she can from the media, however, rumors of her sexuality arose in the last couple of years, mostly due to her secrecy. Some sources reported her as being a lesbian and even in an interracial relationship with another woman. However, all these reports remain untrue until Katia speaks out. For now, Katia’s only interest is her rising career, and for now she stays secretive about her romantic life.
Katia Washington Wiki: Age, Parents, Siblings, Yale College
Born on the 27th November 1987, in Los Angeles, California USA, Katia is the daughter of Pauletta and Denzel Washington, the second oldest of four children – she has two brothers, John David and Malcolm, and a sister Olivia; Malcolm and Olivia are twins. Her siblings are also involved in the entertainment world and have proven their acting talents to the world, with John already winning several awards, and is the star of the show “Ballers”. Katia attended some of the most prestigious private schools in Los Angeles, and upon matriculation, enrolled at Yale College, eventually graduating in 2010 with a degree in Arts.
Katia’s career started in 2012, when she worked as an editorial production assistant on the highly-acclaimed western drama film “Django Unchained”, directed by Quentin Tarantino, and starring Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz and Leonardo DiCaprio among others. Two years later she was an assistant on the film “The Equalizer”, which starred her father alongside Chloe Grace Moretz and Marton Csokas. From there, Katia worked on the film “The Birth of a Nation” in 2016, and also with her father on the film “Fences”. Most recently, Katia was co-producer of the film “Assassination Nation”. All of these projects contributed to Katia’s popularity, however, she still remains better known to the world as the daughter of Denzel Washington.
@ielanguages do you know of any University that offers french classes online or any exams that gives credits for french.
— katia washington (@katiawashington) September 10, 2011
Katia Washington Net Worth
Although in the spotlight behind her father, Katia has started making a name for herself in the entertainment world, and with some successful projects credited to her name, her net worth has increased to a large degree in the last couple of years. So, have you ever wondered how rich Katia Washington is, as of late 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Katia’s net worth is over $2 million. Pretty impressive, don’t you think? Undoubtedly, her wealth will become even higher in the upcoming years, assuming that she successfully continues her career.
Katia Washington’s Father, Denzel Washington
Now that we have covered all there is to know about Katia, let’s share some information about her father, Denzel Washington.
Born Denzel Hayes Washington Jr. on the 28th December 1954, in Mount Vernon, New York State USA, he is the son of Denzel Hayes Washington Sr. a Pentecostal minister, and Lennis, a beauty parlor owner. His parents divorced when he was 14 years old, and he was then sent by his mother to Oakland Military Academy. After that, he studied at Mainland High School, and upon matriculation enrolled at Fordham University, from which he obtained a BA degree in 1977. He furthered his education at the Lincoln Center of Fordham University, where he studied acting, then attended graduate school at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, California for one year, before eventually deciding to try himself out as a professional actor.
Denzel Washington Career
Denzel started his career in the late ‘70s, making his screen debut in the television film “Wilma”, and then appearing on stage, making his debut in 1979 in the play “Coriolanus”. He remained true to stage roles, earning a Tony Award for his role in the play “Fences”. His first breakthrough was the role of Dr. Philip Chandler which he played in 137 episodes of the highly acclaimed series “St. Elsewhere” (1982-1987). In 1989 he won the Academy Award for the part of Pte. Silas Tripp in the film “Glory”, and his second Academy Award came in 2001 for the part of Detective Alonzo Harris in the film “Training Day”. He has worked on a number of high-profile films, and in recent years he directed the film “Fences” in 2016, in which he also starred, and starred in the film “Roman J. Israel, Esq.” in 2017, for which he earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. His most recent project was the film “The Equalizer 2” (2018), a sequel to the 2014 hit film.
Denzel Washington Net Worth
Since launching his career, Denzel has featured in over 50 films and TV series, all of which contributed to his wealth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Denzel Washington is, as of early 2019? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Washington’s net worth is as high as $220 million. Well, he has deserved every penny.