Forest Whitaker - Reflecting on His Most Significant Roles | The Daily Social Distancing Show

13 nov 2020
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Forest Whitaker recalls his favorite roles, reflects on the loss of Chadwick Boseman and discusses his upcoming Netflix film “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey.” #DailyShow #TrevorNoah #ForestWhitaker
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  • Trevor's face at 1:52. 😍😍😍 The genuine look of wonder is so adorable.

    Lydiah KanyoroLydiah KanyoroHace un día
  • My favorite is The Crying Game!

    momishka7momishka7Hace 2 días
  • My favorite movies of Forest Whitaker was in is MCU(Marvel Cinema Universe film series)Black Panther 2018 and Netflix's Jingle Jangle 2020

    Inego ZamoraInego ZamoraHace 2 días
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    Ashley No Last Name GivenAshley No Last Name GivenHace 4 días
  • i'm cry last,before see this film!=(

    Duda XDuda XHace 7 días

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  • Trevor: When will you be encouraging Ophrah Winfrey to get involved with the Georgia run-off Elections for the United States Senate ? OW was conspicuous by her absence from the Presidential contest (despite the fact that a self-identified Black, Howard University alumna was the candidate for Vice President).

    QuidEst NuncQuidEst NuncHace 12 días
  • The Last King of Scotland is my number 2 pick for favorite movies starring Forest Whitaker. My favorite movie is Repo Men! Forest Whitaker's character just didn't give a damn! Repossessing organs or repossessing cars, it was a job to him and all the same and he killed and got those unpaid for organs no matter what! SEE THAT MOVE!!!

    Audio Visual ProofAudio Visual ProofHace 12 días
  • Bloodsport! Small part, but legendary movie.

    Frank JensenFrank JensenHace 13 días
  • He really is the best.

    Nikki:奇迹暖暖音Nikki:奇迹暖暖音Hace 13 días
  • He played Charlie Parker in Clint Eastwood’s movie “Bird”.

    Craig DonaldsonCraig DonaldsonHace 14 días
  • Love this Jingle Jangle!

    Rev. Robin Kay Monk SelfRev. Robin Kay Monk SelfHace 14 días
  • Ghost Dog is a fricking great movie.

    Andreas SuojanenAndreas SuojanenHace 14 días
  • my all time favourite actor including the recent going drama the godfather of harlem. what a legend.

  • Panic Room 🔥

    Sizwe DinganiSizwe DinganiHace 14 días
  • Yes, just saw Jingle Jangle yesterday and it was FANTASTIC!

    LaKeisha PLaKeisha PHace 14 días
  • Wow!! he has aged well. Looks very handsome.

    Black In AmericaBlack In AmericaHace 14 días
  • "Ghost Dog"

  • He's so humble and versatile. So gifted. Ghost Dog is one of my top favorite films.

    BoweryDollBoweryDollHace 15 días
  • Hmmmm Battlefield Earth ?

    Otis DOtis DHace 15 días
  • Good Morning Vietnam 🇻🇳 Ghost Dog Samurai

    Ollo OdukOllo OdukHace 15 días
  • What a gem of a person. Love Forest Whitaker!

    Sarah PerkinsSarah PerkinsHace 15 días
  • We saw Jingle Jangle last night. Amazing! I cannot wait to learn the songs, and Forest was so fantastic. My husband said "this (production quality)is too good for Netflix."

    Cynthia NeffCynthia NeffHace 15 días
  • for awhile he played a lot of junkie and bad cop roles lol but still an excellent actor, very underrated.

    stuntmanbeezy1stuntmanbeezy1Hace 15 días
  • I love that brother. Godfather of Harlem is my shit

    daddy infladaddy inflaHace 15 días
  • Greatest actor!

    RegorsnasRegorsnasHace 15 días

    Thomas ThomasThomas ThomasHace 15 días
  • Ghost Dog

    bushweedneverbushweedneverHace 15 días

    anthony daoanthony daoHace 16 días
  • Ok, I know this isn’t the point of this, but please go to 1:54 to watch Trevor’s face gradually light up like a Christmas tree. Let your heart be warm and your day be made. ❤️

    Najs MoneéNajs MoneéHace 16 días
  • My brothers helped me lose my joy. Looking forward to FW’s movie

    Kimi MinorKimi MinorHace 16 días
  • He actually seems cool as hell.

    B CarB CarHace 16 días
  • I just watched jingle jangle, great movie❤ reminded me of the greatest showman❤

    RomanticfoolRomanticfoolHace 16 días
  • Super charming handsome man.

    HelgaliHelgaliHace 16 días
  • Forest Whitaker on the bill is reason enough to go see a movie. He's an amazing actor.

    HwiHwiHace 16 días
  • what an angel

    Maria GuzmanMaria GuzmanHace 16 días
  • America Loves You...

    bob geddesbob geddesHace 16 días
  • Trevor you have the best job on the planet!!!!

    John DozierJohn DozierHace 16 días
  • Stand Up .... ... For America. During these troubling times I would encourage concerned Americans to take up a U. S. Flag. Find an appropriate (and legal) location. Stand and hold the flag. Stay for at least 4 hours. No chanting of political slogans, Remain quiet except for normal conversation. If others doing same thing then gather together but maintain six feet between fellow ‘standers’ at all times. If someone asks, say what you feel but remain apolitical at all times. Example: I am a concerned American standing up for... .... America. ..... American Democracy. .... the United States Constitution. .... the American election process. Etc. If there is a relief ‘stander’ coming, surrender your flag to them to hold onto in case a person shows up without a flag, or just wants to join in. Wear a mask... Social Distance .... .... Stay Well.

    NNANNAHace 16 días
  • My favorite movie is "Ghost Dog". It was my first experience with my adoration.

    Willa JenkinsWilla JenkinsHace 16 días
  • If I see his name, I know it's going to be good.

    Melvia SheppardMelvia SheppardHace 16 días
  • Whittaker, look so good !

    gwen gladdengwen gladdenHace 16 días
  • Amazing

    El MaikitoEl MaikitoHace 16 días
  • Forest was great in one of my favorite tv shows of all time, "The Shield"!

    Joe KossJoe KossHace 16 días
  • He was amazing in the Butler

    SydneySydneyHace 16 días
  • Forest Whitaker is also a good director. He directed Hope Floats and Waiting To Exhale.

    Monda KindleMonda KindleHace 16 días
  • Hey! I have photos of Forest, and myself, TK Carter and me, Bill Dukes/me from Dayton Street. Good interview, many prayers/blessings!

    Gale J****Gale J****Hace 16 días
  • Bird.

    Ricketik65Ricketik65Hace 16 días
  • My favorite role of his was in "The Experiment." I loved most of his movies, but that was my favorite one. "How it Ends" is a close 2nd.

    Vape NationVape NationHace 16 días
  • he looks great!

    michael cainmichael cainHace 16 días
  • He's my favorite !! he's incredible !

    CouraCouraHace 16 días
  • My faaaaaaaav

    CouraCouraHace 16 días

    Milan PodbevšekMilan PodbevšekHace 16 días
  • He's so low key about his success, but he's one of the first Black actors I can think of who branched out beyond just acting. He's directed and he's produced a lot of stuff too! And he's got a beautiful singing voice too!

    debbiedoodiedandidebbiedoodiedandiHace 16 días
  • I literally just finished watching Jingle Jangle an hour ago on Netflix. I always know their is a message for me in everything I watch. I burst into tears when towards the end of the movie after they had rescued Buddy and he was standing by the car of the lady who liked him and had been pursuing him. She said, "Jerry, the magic isn't just in what you lost, but in what you have left" I cried like a baby. It seems I needed to hear that. I have always felt my dreams were lost because like "Jerry" I had stop believing. So many unfortunate events kept happening. I had stop believing. My. Jingle told his granddaughter, "its ok if other people don't see what you see, its only dangerous when you can't see it. This movie is a reminder to never lose sight of our dream. We all have a Buddy. What empowers it is our faith. Thank you Forrester for bringing such a realness to the movie. You always deliver an Oscar performance. They may not recognize you, but it penetrates through the screen and moves our hearts. I am not sure if you are doing this now but I can see you directing. You will bring the same passion you have through others because you have a unique way, a unique eye of seeing things.

    Kim ThomasKim ThomasHace 16 días
  • Ghost Dog!

    Patti GranrosPatti GranrosHace 16 días
  • Wow, Forest looks really good....

    SDSDHace 16 días
  • Dude, PANIC ROOM anyone?!?

    Ian ThorntonIan ThorntonHace 16 días
  • White only signs black only signs. 1960s.HATE

    Jason MurphyJason MurphyHace 16 días
  • Certified legend

    Mr. AMr. AHace 16 días
  • One of his great roles was " Bird", life of jazz great Charlie Parker...figures it would be a conservative like me to know who Charlie was...Do you think liberal idiots at MSNBC or CNN even know the impact of him?

    Cosmic CharleyCosmic CharleyHace 16 días
  • Is Trevor a little starstruck here? Yes you are, Trevor, admit it. Whitaker's Idi Amin is terrifying, charming, psychotic, charismatic and the purest evil.

    SlutuppnuSlutuppnuHace 16 días
  • Good morning Vietnam!

    micro christmicro christHace 16 días
  • Me loved Forrest much in The Buttler.

    World in UnionWorld in UnionHace 16 días
  • When I saw him in The Crying Game I knew how talented he was.

    Tonja ChristopherTonja ChristopherHace 16 días
  • Bird

    Marie99999990Marie99999990Hace 16 días
  • He's got a way softer voice in real life than I pictured

    TabootrinketTabootrinketHace 16 días
  • You said chatting! Sorry my grandparents were from Ukraine so I pick up on words and accents more probably than the everyday person. I go with my man to the doctor appointments when the doctor has a strong accent to help translate cause he struggles. He goes how can you understand them and Im like i grew up with that. Just wanted to explain my weirdness. He is a very good actor. Great interview as always. Have a great weekend!

    Tanya WaltersTanya WaltersHace 16 días
  • All these comments about all the films Whittaker has been in, but no one has brought up the first, Fast Times at Ridgemont High.

    Amy SternheimAmy SternheimHace 16 días
  • I loved Forrest in the panic room and the butler the most.

  • Forrest is so damn handsome 🤩 beautiful smile, bright like the sun

  • Such a fantastic actor! I've been watching him since I was a kid.

    shadymccoy7shadymccoy7Hace 16 días
  • Hes such a beautiful man...inside out👑🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹

    LooKoolishLooKoolishHace 16 días
  • Love his voice! The sound of a tempered and humbled man.

    CrazyFolkCrazyFolkHace 16 días
  • It figures that Trevor Noah would get *high priest Zuri* on his show.

    Chinedu OparaChinedu OparaHace 16 días
  • His best roles were the Last King of Scotland and on The Shield.

    Leggo My EgoLeggo My EgoHace 16 días
  • People remember those e-cigarette or vaping related pneumonia? Google the shutdown of the military lab in Fort Detrick, MD. and google "The World Military Game" that was held in Wuhan two weeks before the outbreak. Covid-19 could have very well been circulating in the America way before it spread to Wuhan.

    Karma FairyKarma FairyHace 16 días
  • Ghost Dog... What a masterpiece. One of my favorites, and I think his best performance.

    Emanuel AvrahamiEmanuel AvrahamiHace 16 días
  • I have never seen Trevor Noah so in awe of another human being ❤️ and it is super inspiring

    samanzibarsamanzibarHace 16 días
  • One of my all time actors in thw WORLD!!! So good to see him again. Thanks. Blessings. Franny P.

    Leon KennedyLeon KennedyHace 16 días
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  • One of my favourite actors. Not a glamorous guy, remains simple yet has great presence when he acts. Some actors are more show off and have great Red Carpet presence and are more popular because of that. I think he has more qualities as an actor than as a Red Carpet showman. Thank you Mr. Whitaker.

    Sylvain-Paul CôtéSylvain-Paul CôtéHace 16 días
  • Cameron Crowe said that when Forest was told he got his first big role in "Fast Times", Crowe looked out the office window and saw Forest literally skipping to his car in joy.

    Rich JRich JHace 16 días
  • Cuba Gooding will portray Forest Whitaker in new documentary about Ben Carson, Surgeon!

    NeverTalkToCops1NeverTalkToCops1Hace 16 días
  • The experiment and the last king of scotland are my favorite

    Nabil H.Nabil H.Hace 16 días
  • Black panther... but my favorite is “the last stand” with Arnold Schwarzenegger! If you haven’t watched it, you definitely should

    Hamry AsadHamry AsadHace 16 días
  • At least ya'll can remember your favorites but i can only see them in my head because they too many don't recall the names

    Luzuko KapaLuzuko KapaHace 16 días
  • Forrest looking damn good and clean 🧼 so proud of him! Day one ☝️ fan!!! 😆

    Vanilla SkiVanilla SkiHace 16 días
  • Ghost Dog 4 life 🖤

    andre fioriniandre fioriniHace 16 días
  • Oscars are more racist than there trump. We the people know you are one of the best.

    Darran WellsDarran WellsHace 16 días
  • Forest Whitaker, that new movie 🍿 on Netflix is the best Christmas 🎄 movie ever, love the all black cast. So tired of seeing all white TV. JINGLE JANGLE. thumbs up. Director David E. Talbert Keep them coming. Now our kids can see there selfs.

    Darran WellsDarran WellsHace 16 días
  • Forest Whitaker is one of the greatest! I love the roles he played.

    user 28user 28Hace 16 días
  • Professor Ghost Dog ~

    GEMINI ITGEMINI ITHace 16 días
  • "The experiment", best performance and best movie ever. What a great great, madly deep Actor. Respect M. Whitaker

    girlyscientificgirlyscientificHace 16 días
  • Bloodsport

    TheN0odlesTheN0odlesHace 16 días
  • Just watch Jingle Jangle. He is Amazing! He has the best interpetation of his roles.

    Publicly AppliedPublicly AppliedHace 16 días
  • This guy is aging backwards

    Wesley KingWesley KingHace 16 días
  • The best role was Uganda President Idi Amin was amazing to play a dictator who kill for nothing wasn’t easy

    Dana HatcicDana HatcicHace 16 días
  • Shout out to Ghostdog the black John Wick. Forest is an acting genius he and Danzell are the most versatile black actors ever.

    Raphael JunielRaphael JunielHace 16 días