25 years ago, David Fincher dusted himself off after 'Alien 3' and produced one of the best serial killer thrillers ever made.
John David Washington used to lie about being the son of Denzel Washington, just so he could experience some sort of normalcy.
John David Washington didn’t ask his superstar dad, Denzel Washington, for help breaking into the biz. In fact, he kept his acting aspirations a secret.
Washington is the latest example of celebs getting caught doing good in real life, after he was video taped helping a homeless man in L.A.
"He had kind of gone after me in a way that was completely, weirdly uncalled for," Couric said.
Joel Coen, one half of the Coen brothers, is planning to make a new movie version of Shakespeare's Macbeth.
A prequel to Antoine Fuqua's Oscar-winning 2001 cop thriller Training Day is reportedly being developed by the Warner Bros studio.
Actress and writer Lena Waithe has taken aim at Will Smith and Denzel Washington for not helping to get black-led movie projects made.
Denzel Washington is the secret reason why Chadwick Boseman is such a great actor. When I came back, I got a beneficiary letter and it said Denzel Washington paid for you," Boseman said. Since the article was published, Boseman had the chance to meet Washington.
Roman J. Israel, Esq. is a dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system. Denzel Washington stars as a driven, idealistic defence attorney whose life is upended when a turbulent series of events challenge the activism that has defined his career. Colin Farrell co-stars as the ambitious, moneyed lawyer who recruits Roman to his firm.
Plot details are scarce, other than that Washington will reprise his role as a former special ops agent who helps those who can’t defend themselves.
Gary – full name Gary Alan Coe – was among a group of tourists unwittingly hijacked from an LA tour bus and shepherded into the Dolby Theater as part of a skit by the show’s host Jimmy Kimmel. Anthony Anderson, the star of the series ‘Blackish’, has kindly offered to officiate at their wedding, as he’s legally permitted to do so in California.
If looks could kill, this year’s Oscars could have been punctuated with an on-stage fatality. After being announced as the winner for his performance in the drama ‘Manchester By The Sea’, Affleck immediately thanked Denzel for being ‘one of the first people who taught me how to act’. Washington already has two Oscars back at home, one for Best Supporting Actor for war drama ‘Glory’ in 1989, and Best Actor for ‘Training Day’ in 2001.
Universal’s reboot of the classic gangster pic Scarface looks to have hit another bump in the road, as sources tell Variety that director Antoine Fuqua has departed the project. Insiders say Sony and Denzel Washington want a sequel to Equalizer very quickly and need Fuqua back to being prepping the film, which caused conflicted with the Scarface schedule. Universal still wants the film up and running by the spring, and has already begun meeting with directors so production won’t be affected.
Taraji P. Henson, from right, Janelle Monae, Octavia Spencer, Kimberly Quinn, and Saniyya Sidney, foreground left, accept the award for outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture for “Hidden Figures” at the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017, in Los Angeles. Fox’s historical drama Hidden Figures won top SAG Award for top ensemble cast on Sunday in an awards show that also saw Fences, Moonlight and La La Land receive recogntion.
The 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild went as expected — it’s an organization that has a habit of rewarding frontrunners and repeat winners, after all. So it came as little surprise that Emma Stone and Viola Davis took home trophies. Read More: Awards: The Contenders
It's not all awards and red carpets…Every actor has roles they'd rather forget, whether it's Bryan Cranston's stint voicing baddies on 'Power Rangers' or Jennifer Anniston's cringe-worthy appearing in '90s horror-comedy, 'The Leprechaun'. But what about this year's Golden Globes nominees? It looks as though there's a fair few clangers between them.
Just in case anyone was wondering whether Denzel Washington was a top chap or not, we can now officially put that to rest. Thanks to an Imgur user called OpenFaceSandwich, a rather lovely tale has emerged, involved Denzel and a librarian on her 99th birthday. “Ok so my grandma is from Mt. Vernon, NY where she was a librarian at the Mt. Vernon Public Library for 50 years.
In a stroke of savvy timing, it looks like the forthcoming drama ‘Fences’, starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis, could be heading for Oscar glory. The movie, an adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name by August Wilson, was shown to industry folk over the weekend, according to reports. Though reviews have been embargoed, the audience included a glut of Screen Actors Guild nominating committee members, press and Academy voters. ...
The Magnificent Seven ride again in this weekend’s big budget retelling of John Sturges’ iconic western – itself a remake of Akira Kurasawa’s ‘Seven Samurai’ – but director Antoine Fuqua is keen to stress his film isn’t a remake. One of the most notable changes is that four of the seven gunslingers, who join forces to defend the threatened Frontier town, are played by non-white actors, and star Denzel Washington thinks the film offers a more realistic representation of the Wild West than the overwhelmingly white westerns of old, telling us, “I think it’s reflective of what was actually going on in the Frontier at that time”. Fuqua agrees, adding that it also makes an interesting point about the multicultural America of today.
‘The Equalizer’ director will return for the sequel. During an interview with Collider, the film’s producer Todd Black confirmed that director Antone Fuqua will return for ‘The Equalizer 2’… and gave a quick update on how the film is coming along. “We start shooting right after Labor Day, maybe right before Labor Day depending on Denzel’s schedule.