Denzel Dominique Whitaker (born June 15, 1990) is an American actor.
His notable film appearances include The Great Debaters and Training Day, as well as TV shows ER, Brothers & Sisters and The War At Home. He was a cast member during the tenth and final season of the Nickelodeon sketch-comedy series All That. He was in the Disney Channel Original Movie, Dadnapped. He also appeared on The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, as a player on Zack and Cody's wheelchair basketball team, and in Werner Herzog's Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans. He also appeared in the 2010 Wes Craven horror film My Soul To Take as a blind 16 year old named Jerome that was born early along with 6 other children because of the killing of a murderer that had multiple souls, and the souls escaped and were hiding in the children. He appeared in the 2011 film Abduction, in season 3 of The Boondocks as character Sgt. Gutte, and on Black Dynamite: The Animated Series as Donald The Accountant.
He has also worked as an assistant voice director for the 2010 film Freaknik: The Musical.
Whitaker at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con
Denzel Dominique Whitaker
June 15, 1990
Torrance, California, U.S.
He was named after actor Denzel Washington. He disputed this fact on The Oprah Winfrey Show while promoting the movie The Great Debaters, only to learn later from his father that, in fact, Washington was his namesake.
|2006||The Ant Bully||Albert||Voice role|
|2007||The Great Debaters||James Farmer Jr.||NAACP Image Award, Outstanding Supporting Actor|
|2009||Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans||Daryl|
|2010||My Soul to Take||Jerome|
|2015||Back to School Mom||Noah Riley|
|2018||Black Panther||James / Young Zuri|
|2019||Untitled Social Media Thriller||Thomas||Post-production|
|2004||One on One||Young Duane||Episode: "You Don't Have to Go Home..."|
|2004-2005||All That||Denzel||Recuuring role; six episodes|
|2005||What's New, Scooby-Doo?||Jake/Kid (Voice)||Episode: "Camp Comeoniwannascareya"|
|All That: 10th Anniversary Reunion Special||Denzel||Television special|
|Spongebob Squarepants||Background Fish Character||Uncredited|
|ER||Hassan||Episode: "Wake Up"|
|2006||The War at Home||Jeff||Guest role; two episodes|
|Teachers||Martin Sanders||Episode: "Schoolympics"|
|2007||Handy Manny||Kyle (Voice)||Episode: "Join the Club"|
|The Suite Life of Zack & Cody||Trent||Episode: "Back in the Game"|
|2009||House Rules||Peter Chiba||Television film|
|CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Frankie Kirkland||Episode: "No Way Out"|
|Brothers & Sisters||Carter||Guest role; three episodes|
|2010||R U There?||Max||Television film|
|Freaknik: The Musical||Fruit Bowl Boys Member||Television film; voice role|
|The Boondocks||Sgt. Gutter (Voice)||Episode: "Bitches to Rags"; voice role|
|2012||Black Dynamite: The Animated Series||Donald the Accountant (Voice)||Episode: "Taxes and Death or Get Him to the Sunset Strip"|
|Rizzoli & Isles||Trevor||Episode: "Virtual Love"|
|2013||Monday Mornings||Nick Villanueva||Episode: "Communion"|
|Legit||Clay||Guest role; two episodes|
|2015||Blue Bloods||Curtis Turner||Guest role; two episodes|