Born in Houston, Texas, Isaiah Washington is one of the famous African-American actors who is well known for his role as Dr. Preston Burke on the ABC medical drama Grey’s Anatomy. The series earned much popularity over the years. For his work in the series, Isaiah won two Image Awards and a Screen Actors Guild Award.
Isaiah Washington was born on 3 August 1963, in Houston, Texas, the USA under the birth sign of Leo. He is American by nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity.
Regarding his parents, Washington’s father named Isaiah Washington III but his mother and siblings identity is not given in the social media platforms.
Isaiah completed his high schooling from Willowridge High School. After that, he studied at Howard University. After that, he served in the United States Air Force.
The 56-year-old actor shared a blissful marital relationship with his longtime girlfriend turned wife Jenisa Marie Garland. The duo got married on 14 February 1996 in a private ceremony.
Together, husband and wife are blessed with three children named Iman Washington, Tyme Washington, and Isaiah Washington V.
Currently, Isaiah and Jenisa are enjoying their romantic life and living elegantly with their blessing children.
American-Sierra Leonean actor, Washington has a net worth of $500 thousand, according to Celebritynetworth. His major source of income is earned as being an actor in Hollywood movies and television series.
Being an actor, he earns an average salary, $100,000 per year and $11.42 per hour. Also, he surely collects a huge sum through a sponsorship deal.
Isaiah started his movie career in the early-1990s. He made his acting debut in the movie The Color of Love (1991). The same year, he appeared as Malcolm in the film Land Where My Fathers Died.
He began appearing in the medical drama series Grey’s Anatomy along with Ellen Pompeo, Sandra Oh, Katherine Heigl, Chandra Wilson, Sara Ramirez, Patrick Dempsey, Chyler Leigh, Brooke Smith, and many more. For his role as Dr. Preston Burke, he won two NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series.
In addition, he earned a Screen Actors Guild Award. Isaiah was honored by TV Guide as one of “TV’s Sexiest Men” in June 2006.
In 2103, he played the character John Muhammed in Blue Caprice. For his role in the film, he was nominated for Black Reel Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture and he earned a nomination for Gotham Independent Award for Best Actor.
Isaiah Washington one of the famous African-American actor who is well known for his role as Preston Burke on the ABC medical drama Grey’s Anatomy.
6 feet 1 inches or 185 cm tall.
84 kg or 185 lbs.