Denzel Washington, an American actor, is known to be one of the best actors in Hollywood. He has won two Golden Globe Awards, Tony Award, and two Academy Awards. Interestingly, he holds the record for maximum number of Oscar nominations. His movie, Flight, where he played the role of a hero airline pilot was nominated for two Oscars in 2012. With annual earnings of around $33 million, he certainly marks his place among the top 10 highest paid Hollywood actors.