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Forest Whitaker Booking Agency Profile

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Forest Whitaker is an actor, producer, and director. He has earned a reputation for intensive character study work for films such as Bird and Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai. However, for his recurring role as ex-LAPD Lieutenant Jon Kavanaugh on the gritty, award-winning television series, The Shield, Whitaker merely had to draw on his childhood years growing up in South Central Los Angeles, California. Whitaker won an Academy Award for his performance as Ugandan dictator Idi Amin in the 2006 film The Last King of Scotland. Whitaker has also won a Golden Globe, and a BAFTA. He became the fourth black man to win an Academy Award for Best Actor, joining the ranks of Sidney Poitier, Denzel Washington, and Jamie Foxx..

How to hire Forest Whitaker for an event

Learn how to hire Forest Whitaker or research availability and pricing for booking Forest Whitaker to speak or appear at a corporate event, fundraiser, private party, social media campaign, fair or festival, tradeshow or conference, endorsement project, or hire Forest Whitaker as a guest speaker, please submit the form to our agency.

Frequently Asked Questions about booking Forest Whitaker to speak or appear.

Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Forest Whitaker, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Forest Whitaker or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Forest Whitaker's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Forest Whitaker for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Forest Whitaker, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Forest Whitaker. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Forest Whitaker booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Forest Whitaker for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Forest Whitaker booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Forest Whitaker charge for an event. One example fee to book Forest Whitaker is in the starting range of $75,000-$149,999. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Forest Whitaker agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Forest Whitaker manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Forest Whitaker for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Forest Whitaker agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Forest Whitaker, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Forest Whitaker booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Forest Whitaker, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Actor
Speaking Topic
Actor
Range
Film-TV, Social Issues, Social Issues-Advocate, Social Issues-Animal Rights, Male, Age Group-60's+, Age Group-30's-50's,
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