Originally Posted by Tim Bombadil
if Washington wins won't he have the same distinction? or does he only have one lead actor win? i know he has a supporting actor Oscar or possibly two even.
Denzel has two, one for Best Actor (Training Day) and one for Supporting Actor (Glory). His statue for Training Day was more or less compensation for not awarding him for The Hurricane or Malcolm X; two performances more worthy of wins. Typical Academy Award politics, "he/she hasn't earned it yet