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Denzel Washington and Julia Roberts Set to Star in Netflix Film

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Denzel Washington and Julie Roberts are set to star in the Netflix film Leave the World Behind. The new film is a drama that is based on a forthcoming novel by Rumaan Alam, Variety reports. The film is set to be directed by Sam Esmail, who has helmed Mr. Robot and Homecoming. The story chronicles […]

‘Training Day’ Prequel Reportedly in the Works

'Training Day' Prequel Reportedly in the Works

Almost 18 years after Denzel Washington delivered such a career-changing performance, there are reports of the development of a Training Day prequel. Nick Yarborough is a talented screenwriter who was hired by Warner Bros. for the next installment. Early details suggest that this new project will explore the life of Washington’s character ten years before […]

Denzel Washington Receives Lifetime Achievement Award at AFI Gala

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Legendary actor Denzel Washington adding another piece of hardware to his extensive trophy collection. He was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the AFI Gala last night (June 6th). Many of the top creatives in the film industry including frequent collaborator Spike Lee, Ava Duvernay, Issa Rae, Jaime Foxx, Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, […]

Annual Malcolm X Birthday Celebration to be Held on May 19th

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Malcolm X is one of the greatest Black leaders during the Freedom Movement. His advocacy for the Black freedom struggle was immortalized in film in Spike Lee’s Malcolm X, starring Denzel Washington. For giving his life to for his people, Malcolm’s life is worthy of celebration. The annual Malcolm X Birthday Celebration at the Malcolm […]

Denzel Washington to Star in Macbeth Film

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Academy-Award winner Denzel Washington is in early talks to team with fellow Oscar-winner Frances McDormand in the newest screen adaptation of Macbeth. The film is set to be directed by Joel Coen, from an adaptation he is writing Deadline reports. Scott Rudin is producing, and the plan is for A24 to distribute worldwide. Washington and […]

Denzel Washington to Direct ‘Journal For Jordan’ Starring Michael B. Jordan

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Variety has confirmed that 2-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington will direct the feature film Journal for Jordan, for Sony Pictures, which will star Michael B. Jordan. This will mark the first time that the actors have worked together. The screenplay was penned by Oscar-nominated screenwriter Virgil Williams and is an adaptation of the 2009 […]

Wisdom from Denzel Washington: It Takes Talent To Make Money

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Denzel Washington has been very vocal about his efforts to help and give back to the community.  The 63-year-old Oscar winner is also a national spokesperson for Boys & Girls Clubs of America for more than 20 years. The Boys & Girls Clubs of America is a national organization that provides after-school programs and services […]

‘BlacKkKlansman’ Grosses $10.8 Million In Opening Weekend Debut

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Spike Lee’s critically acclaimed film, BlacKkKlansman turned in a solid profit for its opening weekend. Lee’s latest film debut the same weekend as $96.8 million debut of The Meg. Based on BlackKKKlansman’s $15 million budget, the Brooklyn director looks to cash in on his investment and then some. Produced by Jordan Peele (Get Out), BlacKkKlansman is based on a true story […]

Denzel Washington and Antoine Fuqua Discuss ‘Scarface’ Remake

Denzel Washington & Antoine Fuqua Discuss 'Scarface' Remake

Denzel Washington has been putting up numbers in the box office with his sequel movie, The Equalizer 2. The film hit theaters last week and has been ranked a number one hit. Washington is a legendary actor, known for playing infamous roles such as Alonzo Harris in Training Day. Now it looks like he might […]

Topher Grace Talks Controversial Role In ‘BlacKkKlansman’

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Topher Grace discusses the deep dive in becoming Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke in the new Spike Lee Joint Blackkklansman. Being David Duke is a far departure from Topher Grace playing Eric Forman, the dorky suburban kid who ends up with the hottie next door on That 70’s Show. It required far more intense study than his […]

Spike Lee and Jordan Peele Join Forces For New Movie ‘BlacKkKLANSMAN’

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Spike Lee has another summer premiere up his sleeve with the recent announcement of BlacKkKLANSMAN, his “newest joint” that premiered this past weekend at the Cannes Film Festival. Based on a memoir by Ron Stallworth, the BlacKkKLANSMAN story is based on a 1970s narrative of an African American cop who infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan, […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Spike Lee’s ‘He Got Game’ Turns 20 Years Old!

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On this day in 1998, Spike Lee‘s 40 Acres And A Mule Filmworks released the Brooklyn-based drama He Got Game, starring Denzel Washington and NBA star Ray Allen. Allen did a remarkable job as “Jesus Shuttlesworth”, a phenomenal b-ball star out of Coney Island, Brooklyn who faces tremendous obstacles, with the largest having to forgive […]

Denzel Washington Says He’s Passing the Torch to Michael B. Jordan

Denzel Washington Says He's Passing the Torch to Michael B. Jordan

Last week, Michael B. Jordan and Denzel Washington sat down with the New York Times to discuss creating new opportunities for people of color. Jordan began reflecting on a time when film critics compared him to Washington following his performance in Fruitvale Station. When someone says you’re like your idol, it’s like,‘really? You see that […]