Speaker - Denzel Washington

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Denzel Washington returns to Broadway for the first time in the revival of August Wilson’s “Fences” since starring in “Julius Caesar” in 2005. He made his Broadway debut in 1988 in “Checkmates.” His other theatre credits include “Richard III,” “The Mighty Gents,” “Ceremonies in Dark Old Men,” “When the Chickens Come Home to Roost” and “A Soldier’s Play,” for which we won an Obie Award.

He is a two-time Academy Award winner for his performances in “Training Day” and “Glory” and received Oscar nominations for his performances in “The Hurricane,” “Malcolm X” and “Cry Freedom.” His other films include “The Book of Eli,” “The Taking of Pelham 123,” “Inside Man,” “Déjà Vu,” “American Gangster,” “The Manchurian Candidate,” “Out of Time,” “Man on Fire,” “John Q,” “Remember the Titans,” “The Bone Collector,” “Fallen,” “He Got Game,” “The Siege,” “Courage Under Fire,” “Crimson Tide,” “Devil in a Blue Dress,” “Much Ado About Nothing,” “Philadelphia,” “The Pelican Brief,” “A Soldier’s Story” and “The Great Debaters” and “Antwone Fisher,” both of which he also directed.

He produced the Emmy-nominated documentary “Half Past Autumn: The Life and Works of Gordon Parks” for HBO and was executive producer for the Emmy-nominated “Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream" for TBS.

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Denzel Washington Interview with EBONY Moments

04.19.13 | 00:05:00 min | 0 comments