Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Sued by Family of Man Depicted in 'The Great Debaters'
... there are some state laws protecting one's name or likeness from being commercially misappropriated, and that's what the family of Melvin B. Tolson is attempting to use in a lawsuit over the 2007 film, The Great Debaters, directed by Denzel Washington.
'Fences' stars Denzel Washington, now on DVD and Blu-ray (review)
As Troy, Denzel Washington captures the irony of a domineering father so fixated on giving his sons a better life that they grow up fearing him. As director, Washington emphasizes the work of his fine actors until getting cinematic in a shining final ...
Exclusive: Go Behind the Scenes of Denzel Washington's Oscar-Nominated 'Fences'
Denzel Washington's Oscar-nominated film Fences, which earned Viola Davis her first Academy Award, is coming to DVD/Blu-Ray next week, and we've got an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at how the film was made. See how the cast, crew and, ...
Denzel Washington's Best Actor snub is a loss for capturing the complexity of black fatherhood
Baltimore City Paper
In true Oscars fashion, Denzel Washington, nominated for Best Actor for "Fences," and arguably the greatest actor of his generation, was snubbed. Casey Affleck, even with sexual harassment allegations surrounding his rise, got the nod for Best Actor in ...