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For which movie was Denzel Washington the first black actor to win an Academy Award® for Best Actor since Sidney Poitier?

Please choose an answer!





Correct! Denzel Washington won the Academy Award® for Best Actor for 2001's TRAINING DAY

Incorrect. Denzel Washington won the Academy Award® for Best Actor for 2001's TRAINING DAY

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