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From Liam Neeson to Vin Diesel: 11 Movie Dads Who Kick Ass

It's time to celebrate the film fathers who do whatever it takes to defend their children, from Tom Cruise to Dwayne Johnson to Denzel Washington.

From ‘Definitely, Maybe’ to ‘Beautiful Boy’: 14 Movies for Dads and Their Kids to Watch on Father’s Day

THR has compiled a list of dramas, comedies and family-friendly films to watch this holiday.

Austin Butler Says He Was “Rushed to Hospital” After Filming ‘Elvis’ Biopic

When Austin Butler wrapped filming Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis biopic, he quickly learned how much the role took a toll on him physically. In an interview with GQ published Wednesday, the actor, who portrays the late musical icon in the upcoming film, revealed that after filming finished, he was immediately “rushed to the hospital” after waking up in […]

Denzel Washington Prayed With Will Smith During Oscars After Chris Rock Slap: “I Couldn’t Have Sat in My Seat”

Denzel Washington has spoken publicly for the first time about the 2022 Oscars and his response during the ceremony after Will Smith slapped Chris Rock on the stage of the Dolby Theatre. On Saturday, the Oscar-winning actor appeared with author and pastor T.D. Jakes as part of his International Leadership Summit in a discussion centered […]

Samuel L. Jackson, John David Washington and Danielle Brooks to Star in Broadway’s ‘The Piano Lesson’ Revival

Samuel L. Jackson, John David Washington and Danielle Brooks are set to star in the Broadway revival of August Wilson’s The Piano Lesson. Tony Award nominee LaTanya Richardson Jackson is attached to direct the staging, making her Broadway directorial debut. She will also become the first woman to direct a Wilson play on Broadway. Arriving […]

What’s Inside “Everyone Wins” Nominees Gift Bag: From Liposuction Treatments to Scottish Castle Stay

Though not affiliated with the Academy Awards, Distinctive Assets’ “Everyone Wins” gift bags tend to generate a fair share of headlines every year because people want to know who gets them (acting and directing nominees) and what’s inside (free stuff!). That means this year, everyone from Denzel Washington and Steven Spielberg to Kristen Stewart and […]

Mace Neufeld, Producer of Jack Ryan Blockbusters, Dies at 93

Mace Neufeld, the producer who backed all five movies based on Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan CIA analyst, including The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games and Clear and Present Danger, has died. He was 93. Neufeld, a former talent/personal manager who represented the likes of Don Adams and The Carpenters, wrote a song for Sammy […]

Hollywood Flashback: 30 Years Ago, ‘Much Ado’ Marked Denzel Washington’s Bard Debut

Denzel Washington’s passion for Shakespeare is clearly not as fleeting as, to borrow from a certain playwright, a walking shadow. The two-time Oscar winner currently stars opposite Frances McDormand in The Tragedy of Macbeth, director Joel Coen’s take on the Shakespeare staple that’s now available on Apple TV+, and for which Washington earned a SAG […]

‘Journal for Jordan’ Writer, Producer on Using “Vigilance, Reverence and Respect” to Bring True Story to Big Screen

It was nearly 15 years ago when A Journal for Jordan producer Todd Black first read Dana Canedy’s memoir of love, loss and family on which the film is based. “I loved it, and I went to Sony, where my deal was, and I asked them to buy it for me,” Black told The Hollywood […]

Michael B. Jordan in Denzel Washington’s ‘A Journal for Jordan’: Film Review

The actor stars with Chanté Adams in this feature about the ill-fated romance between a journalist and an American soldier.

Denzel Washington, ‘The Tragedy of Macbeth’ Cast on Joel Coen’s First Solo Project and Bringing Diversity to Shakespeare

Cold temperatures and falling rain provided the perfect backdrop for the Los Angeles premiere of The Tragedy of Macbeth, the latest adaptation of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedy, held Thursday night at the Directors Guild of America theater. Stars Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand were joined on the red carpet by castmates Corey Hawkins, Stephen Root, […]

Denzel Washington Emotionally Remembers Late Mother on Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’

While making an appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to promote both his role in Joel Coen’s The Tragedy of Macbeth and his own directorial effort A Journal for Jordan, Denzel Washington admitted that he didn’t cry during his late mother’s funeral, but quipped that perhaps he’d “saved it up” for Colbert. During […]