Forest Whitaker height and weight


How tall is Forest Whitaker?

Forest Whitaker’s height is 6ft 2in (188 cm).

How much does Forest Whitaker weigh?

Forest Whitaker weighs 220 lbs (99 kg).

What is Forest Whitaker’s shoe size?

What is Forest Whitaker’s zodiac sign?

Forest Whitaker’s zodiac sign is Cancer.

When was Forest Whitaker born?

Forest Whitaker’s birthday is on July 15, 1961.

Where was Forest Whitaker born?

Forest Whitaker was born in Longview, Texas, USA.

American actor, Forest Whitaker’s real name is Forest Steven Whitaker III.

Forest Whitaker’s transformations for movie roles

Forest Whitaker as Idi Amin – The Last King of Scotland, 2006 © Fox Searchlight Pictures

Gained 50 lbs (22 kg) of fat

“There’s always something about a character that changes something about you, makes you say something in a different way. When I was doing ‘Last King,’ I went to 300 pounds (137 kg). I don’t remember feeling heavy, but I guess I was. I do whatever is necessary for the part.”


Forest Whitaker weight loss

Lost 80 lbs (36 kg) Age: 48

Forest Whitaker after weight loss

Photo credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images 2010.

“I cut all the soy out and it changed everything. I just wanted to take care of myself.”