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John David Washington Feeling Like He’s Still In His Father’s Shadow

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Words by: Sentwali Holder Visit for more information John David Washington, maybe best known playing superstar wide receiver Ricky Jerret, on HBO’s Ballers, a beloved dramedy that tackled the layered world and antics of professional football. Washington’s character’s flamboyant behavior, and natural charisma aligned with being a former NFL and UFL, he was able […]

Denzel Washington Recalls Encouraging Chadwick Boseman to Marry His Wife Months Before He Passed

Denzel Washington Says He Encouraged Chadwick Boseman to Marry His Wife

Denzel Washington executive produced Netflix’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom which marks Chadwick Boseman’s final performance. Visit for more information During an interview with CBS Sunday Morning, Washington recalled his time on-set of the highly-anticipated movie. Very few people knew he had an ongoing battle with colon cancer which ultimately took his life months after […]

Omari Hardwick Recalls Denzel Washington and His Wife Taking Him in As Their Own Son During Early Days of His Career

Omari Hardwick Recalls Denzel Washington and His Wife Taking Him in As Their Own Son During Early Days of His Career

Omari Hardwick appeared on Tv ONE’s UNCENSORED and details his deep connection to Denzel Washington and his wife, Pauletta Washington. Visit for more information The Power star went to a school called Marist in Atlanta and he and Denzel’s son, John David Washington, bonded because they were one of the few Black people at […]

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. Visit for more information The film is set to be directed by Sam Esmail, who has helmed Mr. Robot […]

‘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. Visit for more information 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 […]

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. Visit for more information The annual Malcolm X […]

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. Visit […]

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. Visit for more information The screenplay was penned by Oscar-nominated screenwriter Virgil Williams and is […]

Wisdom from Denzel Washington: It Takes Talent To Make Money


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. Visit for more information The Boys & Girls Clubs of America is a national organization that […]

‘BlacKkKlansman’ Grosses $10.8 Million In Opening Weekend Debut


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. Visit for more information Produced by Jordan Peele (Get Out), BlacKkKlansman is […]

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 […]