Articles about Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington is an American actor, producer, and director who was born on December 28, 1954, in New York. He is the recipient of several accolades including a Tony Award, three Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and two Academy Awards. Washington also received the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016. In 2020, he was ranked the greatest actor of the twenty-first century by The New York Times. He started his career in acting by doing theater and various student drama productions. He bagged his first paid acting role in summer stock theater where he performed ‘Wings of the Morning’ in St. Mary’s City, Maryland. In 1977, Washington made his screen acting debut with the made-for-television film ‘Wilma.’ In 1981, he made his Hollywood debut with the comedy-drama film ‘Carbon Copy.’ He rose to fame for playing the character of Dr. Phillip Chandler in NBC’s popular medical series ‘St. Elsewhere.’ Some of his popular films include ‘Glory,’ ‘Cry Freedom,’ ‘The Mighty Quinn,’ ‘Malcolm X,’ and ‘The Hurricane,’ among several others. Washington has also produced some of his films including ‘Safe House,’ and ‘The Book of Eli.’

Denzel Washington-starrer 'The Little Things' scorches box office, HBO Max

01 Feb 2021

Denzel Washington-starrer 'The Little Things' scorches box office, HBO Max

The Little Things, released on January 29, is bringing movie buffs back to the theaters.

HBO Max's latest trailer teases all its upcoming 2021 releases

29 Jan 2021

HBO Max's latest trailer teases all its upcoming 2021 releases

Theater distributors can criticize Warner Bros all they want for providing access to new releases simultaneously on theaters and OTT, but HBO Max has indeed won the hearts of movie-lovers with its latest trailer.

'The Little Things',  Jared Leto's foray into Joker-resembling character

03 Jan 2021

'The Little Things', Jared Leto's foray into Joker-resembling character

Jared Leto truly deserves the term multi-hyphenate.

Jared Leto, Denzel Washington, Malek thrill through 'The Little Things'

25 Dec 2020

Jared Leto, Denzel Washington, Malek thrill through 'The Little Things'

Three Academy Award winners have pooled in their talent, and a blockbuster seems to be in the making.

Chadwick Boseman didn't want people to "fuss over" his cancer

04 Sep 2020

Chadwick Boseman didn't want people to "fuss over" his cancer

Chadwick Boseman, the late yet unforgettable Black Panther superstar, was a private person.

These famous and well-deserving actors have never won an Oscar

18 Aug 2019

These famous and well-deserving actors have never won an Oscar

Despite being an established actor in Hollywood, there was one jinx that haunted Leonardo DiCaprio for long: He couldn't win an Academy Award, in spite of getting nominated for a stunning six times.

Sony plans to release two Marvel movies in 2020

23 Nov 2018

Sony plans to release two Marvel movies in 2020

Sony is stepping up its game in the superhero universe as its recent Tom Hardy starring Venom movie has shown.

Idris Elba is People magazine's 'Sexiest Man Alive' in 2018

06 Nov 2018

Idris Elba is People magazine's 'Sexiest Man Alive' in 2018

Idris Elba is best known for portraying Heimdall in 'Thor' movies. The British actor was also rumored to be the next Bond, signaling the first black Bond in the franchise's history.

Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman declared Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

05 Mar 2018

Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman declared Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

Gary Oldman was named Best Actor at the 90th Academy Awards for his performance in 'Darkest Hour'.

Oscars 2018: Have a look at this year's major nominations

04 Mar 2018

Oscars 2018: Have a look at this year's major nominations

It's that time of the year when the best movies from across the globe compete at the most prestigious film awards - The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars.

SAG Awards 2017 turns political

31 Jan 2017

SAG Awards 2017 turns political

The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards 2017 saw a few surprise winners, but most notably, the event was dominated by dissent against President Trump's immigration policy and ban on refugees.

Meryl Streep lambasts Donald Trump

09 Jan 2017

Meryl Streep lambasts Donald Trump

Without naming Donald Trump directly, Meryl Streep criticized the Republican President-elect during her Golden Globes acceptance speech.

'La La Land' leads the Golden Globes with 7 nominations

13 Dec 2016

'La La Land' leads the Golden Globes with 7 nominations

The 2017 Golden Globe nominations were revealed today by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.