Denzel Washington is one of the most respected and beloved actors in the world. With over 40 films under his belt, his distinguished career makes him an ideal role model for any aspiring actor.
He's also a total badass.
The first reason for this epic badassery is, of course, his acting abilities. Who else does it like Denzel? Nobody, that's who. He's basically the king of the acting profession. Someone should just go ahead and give him his crown!