Denzel Washington

Why Didn’t Denzel Washington Hire a Black Writer For the Film Adaptation of August Wilson’s ‘Fences?’

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When he was alive, legendary playwright August Wilson had one unofficial rule for those hoping to stage a major production of one of his play: no white directors. So when it was announced that Tony Kushner had been brought on board to work with Denzel...

Taraji P. Henson & Denzel Washington Shine at The 2016 Golden Globe Awards

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Congratulations are due for Taraji P. Henson and Denzel Washington after Sunday night’s Golden Globe Awards. Henson became the 3rd black woman to capture a Golden Globe for Best TV Actress in a drama for her role as Cookie Lyon on Empire and Washington was...

Newsflash: Denzel Washington’s Son John David Washington Is The Internet’s Newest #Bae

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Denzel Washington’s fineness has been known for decades but it only recently came to light that the sexiness of the men in his family is generational. Despite having already appeared as one of the main characters (Ricky Jerret) on the hit HBO series “Ballers” for...

“The Equalizer” Marks Denzel Washington’s Third Biggest Box Office Opening

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“The Equalizer,” which stars Academy Award winner Denzel Washington, snagged the No. 1 spot at the box office this weekend. According to Variety, the revenge thriller grossed $35 million across 3,234 locations. It trumped its fellow new releases including “The Boxtrolls,” which earned $17.2 million...

Diahann Carroll Joins Denzel Washington in ‘Raisin in the Sun’ Revival

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Showbiz411 reports exclusively that Denzel Washington will be joined by actress Diahann Carroll in an upcoming Broadway revival of A Raisin In The Sun set for next spring. Washington will take on the role of Walter Younger, the hero of playwright Lorrain Hansberry’s masterpiece. Carroll would play his mother. In A...

Denzel & Pauletta Celebrates Black Love On Ebony Cover

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On June 25th, Denzel and Pauletta Washington celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary.  In August’s issue of Ebony, the Washington’s talk intimately about their marriage and how to sustain one under the watchful eye of the media and in the  Hollywood limelight.  During the interview, Paula...