Isaiah Washington

Biography: A native of Houston, Texas, Isaiah Washington spent four years in the Air Force before studying drama at Washington, DC's Howard University. While at Howard, he won a role in the play Spell #7 and then moved to New York to further pursue his career. There he appeared in a number of stage productions, including August Wilson's Fences and Thornton Wilder's Skin of Our Teeth. With a passion for theater, Washington became one of the founding members of City Kids Repertory, a theater group that visits high schools and community centers throughout New York.
Washington first made his mark in cinema in gritty crime dramas and romantic ensemble comedies. He has been featured in four acclaimed Spike Lee films: Crooklyn, Clockers, Girl 6, and Girl on the Bus. Other feature credits include Exit Wounds, Romeo Must Die, True Crime, Bulworth, Out of Sight, Love Jones, Dead Presidents, Stonewall, Strictly Business and the acclaimed Dancing in September - a performance which earned him a
A native of Houston, Texas, Isaiah Washington spent four years in the Air Force before studying drama at Washington, DC's Howard University. While at Howard, he won a role in the play Spell #7 and then moved to New York to further pursue his career. There he appeared in a number of stage productions, including August Wilson's Fences and Thornton Wilder's Skin of Our Teeth. With a passion for theater, Washington became one of the founding members of City Kids Repertory, a theater group that visits high schools and community centers throughout New York.
Washington first made his mark in cinema in gritty crime dramas and romantic ensemble comedies. He has been featured in four acclaimed Spike Lee films: Crooklyn, Clockers, Girl 6, and Girl on the Bus. Other feature credits include Exit Wounds, Romeo Must Die, True Crime, Bulworth, Out of Sight, Love Jones, Dead Presidents, Stonewall, Strictly Business and the acclaimed Dancing in September - a performance which earned him a nomination for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor.
Washington was also seen in Ghost Ship, Welcome to Collinwood and Hollywood Homicide.
On television, he has guest-starred in several series, including NYPD Blue, Law & Order, Homicide: Life on the Street, Ally McBeal, New York Undercover, Living Single, Soul Food, and Touched by an Angel.
Washington makes his home in Los Angeles with his wife and two sons.
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Isaiah Washington's Scores

Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 63 The 100: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 45 Private Practice: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
4 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd The 100: Season 2 Oct 22, 2014 Chancellor Jaha 6.4
63 The 100: Season 1 Mar 19, 2014 Chancellor Jaha / Chancellor Thelonius Jaha 6.5
57 Bionic Woman: Season 1 Sep 26, 2007 Antonio Pope 5.2
45 Private Practice: Season 1 Sep 26, 2007 Dr. Preston Burke (Backdoor Pilot Only) 7.2
tbd Grey's Anatomy: Season 3 Sep 21, 2006 Dr. Preston Burke 8.2
tbd Grey's Anatomy: Season 2 Sep 25, 2005 Dr. Preston Burke 8.4
62 Grey's Anatomy: Season 1 Mar 27, 2005 Dr. Preston Burke 8.3