Tag Archives: Forest Whitaker

Whitaker wouldn’t play Obama

Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker wouldn't feel "comfortable" playing US President Barack Obama. The 52-year-old actor previously played Uganda's tyrant President Idi Amin in an Oscar-winning performance for 2006's The Last King of Scotland.However, he believes there ar... Read More »

Whitaker: Revolution was strong

Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker shared his neighborhood with a number of revolutionaries in his youth.The 52-year-old Academy Award-winning actor stars in political biopic The Butler.He portrays real-life manservant Cecil Gaines, an African-American who worked in the ... Read More »