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Denzel Washington

Academy Award-winner Denzel Washington's been acting in films since 1977. In addition to starring in more than 40 films, he made his directorial debut with "The Antwone Fisher Story."
  1. "2 Guns"
  2. "American Gangster"
  3. "Antwone Fisher"
  4. "Deja Vu"
  5. "Flight"
  6. "Inside Man"
  7. "Man on Fire"
  8. "Out of Time"
  9. "Safe House"
  10. "Taking of Pelham 1 2 3"
  11. "The Book of Eli"
  12. "The Great Debaters"
  13. "The Manchurian Candidate"
  14. "Unstoppable"

Inside "Unstoppable" with Denzel Washington
Denzel Washington reunites with director Tony Scott for "Unstoppable," the story of a runaway train bearing down on a city loaded with potentially dangerous cargo. Washington and Chris Pine ("Star Trek") star as a veteran engineer and an inexperienced conductor who take matters into their own hands and embark on a dangerous mission to stop the unmanned train before it can cause massive damage and possibly the loss of many lives. Rosario Dawson co-stars as Connie Hooper, a railroad employee who is the sole voice of reason during the frantic events.

Denzel Washington Talks About "The Book of Eli"
Two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington ("Glory," "Training Day") not only bears the burden of being in nearly every scene in the post-apocalyptic action thriller, "The Book of Eli," he also carried a load behind the scenes. Washington helped out in a producer capacity, getting the project in shape to be filmed.

On the Red Carpet - "The Book of Eli" Premiere
Denzel Washington stars as a solitary man who's charged with carrying what he believes is man's only hope in a post-apocalyptic world in "The Book of Eli." Malcolm McDowell plays a fellow survivor who plays an important role in Eli's life.

Exclusive Denzel Washington Interview - "The Book of Eli"
enzel Washington made the trip to San Diego to be a part of Warner Bros Pictures' panel of upcoming releases presented at the 2009 Comic Con. Washington stars in 'The Book of Eli' as a man who must protect a sacred book in a post-apocalyptic world.

Denzel Washington, Tony Scott & Brian Helgeland Press Conference
Denzel Washington, director Tony Scott and screenwriter Brian Helgeland talk about "The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3," the characters, John Travolta as a bad guy, and filming in New York subways.

Denzel Washington Steps Behind the Camera for "The Great Debaters"
Denzel Washington pulled triple duty on the dramatic film "The Great Debaters." Washington not only stars as a professor who changed the lives of his students and put together a debate team talented enough to take on much larger universities, the Oscar-winning actor also produced and directed the film.

Denzel Washington Interview - "American Gangster"
"American Gangster" star Denzel Washington ('Frank Lucas') and Lymari Nadal ('Eva Lucas') interviews at the film's LA screening.

Denzel Washington Discusses "Deja Vu"
Denzel Washington on "Deja Vu," reuniting with director Tony Scott, working with Paula Patton and Jim Caviezel, Marvin Gaye biopic rumors, and "The Debaters."

Interview with Denzel Washington
Actor/director Denzel Washington talks about bringing "Antwone Fisher" to the screen, Academy Awards, and directing vs. acting.

Top 10 Best Actors of 2007
Denzel Washington made my list of Best Actors of 2007 for his performance in "American Gangster."

Denzel Washington Finds a "Safe House"
(July 2010) Universal Pictures picked up David Guggenheim's "Safe House script back in February and things appear to be moving forward quickly on the project.

"Safe House" Photos
Gallery of photos from the dramatic film "Safe House" starring Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds.

Denzel Washington's Set to Star in "The Matarese Circle"
(April 2008) MGM and Relativity Media came out the victors in an intense battle to acquire the film rights to Robert Ludlum's "The Matarese Circle."

"Unstoppable" Exclusive Premiere Photos
Gallery of photos from the LA premiere of "Unstoppable" featuring Chris Pine, Denzel Washington, Rosario Dawson, TJ Miller, Kevin Corrigan, Elizabeth Mathis, Meagan Tandy, Ashley Roberts, Carlos Gomez, Carly Steel, David Warshofsky, Gretchen Rossi, Tony Scott, Ethan Suplee, Joelle Carter, Katelyn Pippy, Jessy Schram, Jonathan Lipnicki, Kevin Dunn, Lew Temple, Mimi Rogers, Nathan Kress, Tracie Thomas, and Zoe Bell.

"Unstoppable" Photos
Gallery of photos from the dramatic movie "Unstoppable" starring Denzel Washington and Chris Pine.

Denzel Washington Picks Up "The Book of Eli"
(Sep 2008) Two-time Oscar-winner Denzel Washington has added another project to his list of things to do. Washington has committed to starring in "The Book of Eli," a futuristic drama, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

"The Book of Eli" Premiere Photos
Exclusive gallery of photos from the LA premiere of "The Book of Eli" featuring Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis, Gary Oldman, Ray Stevenson, Allen Hughes, Albert Hughes, Jennifer Beals, Evan Jones, Malcolm McDowell, Brandon T Jackson, Alexandra Hedison, Atticus Ross, Dave Winfield, Debbie Allen, Kimberly Elise, Taraji P Henson, Rosario Dawson, Quinton Aaron, and Magic Johnson.

"The Book of Eli" Photos
Gallery of photos from the movie "The Book of Eli" starring Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis and Gary Oldman.

"The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3" Photos
Gallery of photos from the movie "The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3" starring John Travolta and Denzel Washington.

"The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3" Premiere Photos
Exclusive gallery of photos from the LA premiere of the Columbia Pictures movie "The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3" featuring Denzel Washington, Tony Scott, Taraji P Henson, Maggie Q, Amanda Righetti, AnnaLynne McCord, Michael Emerson, Clifton Collins Jr, Debbie Allen, Melinda Clarke, Rob Morrow, Rutina Wesley, Tyrese Gibson, and Tommy Davidson.

"Deja Vu" Photo Gallery
Gallery of photos from the movie "Deja Vu" featuring photos of Denzel Washington, Val Kilmer, Paula Patton, Adam Goldberg, and Bruce Greenwood.

"The Great Debaters" Photos
Gallery of photos from the movie "The Great Debaters" starring Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker, Jurnee Smollett, Nate Parker, Denzel Whitaker, and Jermaine Williams.

"American Gangster" Photo Gallery
Gallery of photos from "American Gangster" starring Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe.

"American Gangster" Premiere Photos
Gallery of photos from the New York Premiere of the Universal Pictures movie "American Gangster" featuring Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Ridley Scott, Josh Brolin, Lymar Nadal, Common, Diane Warren and Diane Lane.

"Inside Man" Photo Gallery
Gallery of photos from the Universal Pictures movie, "Inside Man," starring Clive Owen, Denzel Washington, and Jodie Foster.

"The Manchurian Candidate" Photo Gallery
Gallery of production photos from "The Manchurian Candidate," featuring Denzel Washington, Meryl Streep and Liev Schreiber.

"Deja Vu" Movie News
(Feb 2006) Denzel Washington has started work on "Deja Vu."

"Antwone Fisher" Photo Gallery
Gallery of photos from "Antwone Fisher," featuring pics of Denzel Washington, Derek Luke and Joy Bryant.

"Man on Fire" Photo Gallery
Gallery of photos from 20th Century Fox's "Man on Fire," featuring Denzel Washington, Dakota Fanning, Radha Mitchell, Mickey Rourke and Marc Anthony

"Out of Time" Photo Gallery
Gallery of production photos from "Out of Time," featuring Denzel Washington, Eva Mendes, Sanaa Lathan and Dean Cain.

Academy Award Winners and Nominees - 2002
"Lord of the Rings" led the pack with 13 nominations, while "Moulin Rouge" and "A Beautiful Mind" pulled off 8 nominations each. Here's a complete list of all the nominees and winners.

"The Bone Collector"
Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie play police officers hunting down a serial killer.

"Fallen"
Decorated homicide detective John Hobbes and his partner Jonesy have apprehended a demonic serial killer, been present at the killer's trial and witnessed his execution. Now, the pair is suddenly confronted with a new series of slayings committed in the late killer's same peculiar style.

"Glory"
The 'Teach With Movies' site has a detailed analysis of the film and info on how to use "Glory" as a teaching aide.

"The Hurricane"
Denzel Washington stars as Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a man whose dreams of winning the middleweight boxing title were destroyed when he was arrested along with another man for the murders of 3 people in a New Jersey bar.

"John Q"
Denzel Washington stars as a father who will do absolutely anything to give his son a chance at life. Ray Liotta, Shawn Hatosy, Robert Duvall, Anne Heche, and Kimberly Elise co-star.

Official Malcolm X Website
The official site for Malcolm X includes his biography, quotes, eulogy and timeline.

At the "Unstoppable" Premiere - Denzel Washington Interview Video
Denzel Washington reunites with Tony Scott for the fifth time with "Unstoppable," the story of a runaway train. On the red carpet, Washington joined the two actresses who play his daughters - Meagan Tandy and Elizabeth Mathis - to chat up the film.

"Training Day"
Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke were both nominated for Academy Awards for their performances in this crime drama. Washington captured the Oscar for his part as a corrupt police officer.

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