That was over 14 years ago in 2007.
Today he is 66, and has starred in 58 movies in total, 15 since American Gangster was released.
In American Gangster, I think Denzel Washington looks:
American Gangster scores 7.4 out of 10 on The Movie Database.
Denzel Washington's first acting role was as 'Robert Eldridge, age 18 (as Denzel Washington, Jr.' in Wilma, released in 1977 when he was 22.