Has also starred in numerous other films, including Man on Fire, The Siege, Crimson Tide, Courage Under Fire, Remember the Titans, and The Manchurian Candidate. Denzel Washington was born in Mount Vernon New York in 1954. He became immensely popular for his role as Dr. Philip
Chandler in "St. Elsewhere". That television series
ran from 1982-1988. Denzel Washington went on to an illustrious film career, starting with "Glory" in 1989, followed by "Philadelphia", "Crimson Tide", and "Courage Under Fire". Denzel Washington recently starred in a remake of "The Manchurian
Candidate", which involves soldiers being brainwashed during
the Gulf War.