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Denzel Washington’s directorial outing “Fences” drops an intense First Trailer

A few hours ago, we got a first look at one of the season’s potentially biggest contenders. Yes, a First Trailer arrived for Fences, the adaptation of the Broadway show of the same name. Directed by and starring Denzel Washington, it may very well be one of the only contenders[...]

Denzel Washington and Viola Davis premiere “Fences”

By Roger Friedman Denzel Washington has two Academy Awards. Come June, he’s going to be able to add a Tony Award as well to his collection of gold statues. Last night at the Cort Theater, Denzel and Viola Davis opened in a revival of the late August Wilson’s “Fences” –directed[...]