Denzel Washington

How a "Cold Call" From Denzel Washington Helped Austin Butler Score Elvis Role

Elvis director Baz Luhrmann revealed that a phone call from Denzel Washington convinced him to cast Austin Butler in the role of Elvis Presley in new biopic.

May 12, 2022

What Denzel Washington Really Thinks About Will Smith Slapping Chris Rock At The Oscars

Denzel Washington is weighing on the drama after Will Smith slapped Chris Rock on stage at the 2022 Oscars.

April 3, 2022

Denzel Washington & Laverne Cox GUSH Over Shakespeare at Oscars

Denzel Washington talks playing the lead in The Tragedy of Macbeth and Laverne Cox fangirls over his performance. See the two bond over Shakespeare at Oscars 2022.

March 28, 2022

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Denzel Washington Reflects on Ellen Pompeo Grey's Anatomy Drama: "It Was Nothing"

Denzel Washington is wasting no time worrying about the past. The former Grey's Anatomy director dished on Ellen Pompeo's claims of going "at it," and revealed his take on the situation. Watch!

January 14, 2022

Denzel Washington Addresses That Grey's Anatomy Incident With Ellen Pompeo

In a new interview with Variety, Denzel Washington reacted to Ellen Pompeo’s recollection of going “at it” with the director during season 12 of Grey’s Anatomy.

January 6, 2022

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How Lori Harvey Inspired Michael B. Jordan's Latest Role

It's official: Michael B. Jordan and Lori Harvey are #CoupleGoals! The Journal for Jordan star gushed over Steve Harvey's daughter. Plus hear Denzel Washington share what makes Jordan special.

December 21, 2021

Ellen Pompeo Recalls Going "At It" With Denzel Washington on Grey's Anatomy Set

Denzel Washington famously stepped through the doors of Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital to direct an episode in 2016, but did you know that he and Grey's Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo got heated?

September 29, 2021

Denzel Washington Is the Perfect Addition to This Unsuspecting Couple's Wedding Photo

Denzel Washington casually photobombed a New York couple's wedding on Thursday, March 25, when he just happened to be filming his upcoming movie nearby with Michael B. Jordan.

March 25, 2021

Denzel Washington Recalls How Chadwick Boseman's Wife Loved and Watched Over Him

Denzel Washington talked about working with Chadwick Boseman on Netflix's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom and recalled how the actor's wife Taylor Simone Ledward watched over him.

December 13, 2020

See the Stars of Remember the Titans, Then & Now

Denzel Washington and Ryan Gosling starred in the 2000 biographical film about the T. C. Williams High School football team in Alexandria, Virginia.

September 29, 2020

Jovan Adepo Reveals Denzel Washington's Advice at 2020 Emmys

The 32-year-old actor is nominated for his work as Hooded Justice on HBO's hit series "Watchmen" and admits he was totally surprised on 2020 Emmys carpet. Watch!

September 20, 2020

John David Washington Made One of the Most Relatable Transitions During Quarantine

In a new interview with James Corden, John David Washington shared what it was like moving back in with his parents, Pauletta and Denzel Washington.

September 17, 2020

Denzel Washington, Who Helped Pay for Chadwick Boseman's Acting Classes, Remembers Him as a "Gentle Soul"

Denzel Washington is honoring the late Black Panther star, who died at age 43 this week. Read his touching tribute

August 29, 2020

See Reese Witherspoon and Other Celebs Arrive at Zoë Kravitz's Star-Studded Wedding

The guest list for the Big Little Lies star and Karl Glusman's wedding in France looks like a Who's Who in Hollywood.

June 29, 2019

Hear Denzel Washington & His Wife's Adorable First Date Story

The "Equalizer" star tells why he's not feeling any pressure over his AFI Lifetime Achievement award. Plus, see Denzel and his wife Pauletta recall their first date.

June 8, 2019

Did Denzel Washington Give John David Washington Tips?

The "BlacKkKlansman" actor says he's the "most blessed individual" on the planet being able to star in the film and tells what tips his parents gave him. Watch!

December 8, 2018

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30 Years After Dad Denzel, John David Washington Reacts to His Own First Golden Globe Nomination

The Blackkklansman star reveals where he was the moment he learned he was a first-time nominee.

December 6, 2018

Taraji P. Henson Assures Mental Illness Is "Nothing To Be Ashamed Of"

The "Empire" actress discusses mental health and her own experiences of seeking help when she needs to. Plus, hear which Cardi B song Taraji gets "turnt to in the club"!

September 23, 2018

2018 Oscar Nominees for Best Lead Actor and Actress

Find out which celebs receive Academy Award nominations for their work as Best Lead Actor and Best Lead Actress for 2018.

January 23, 2018

2018 Golden Globe Film Nominations - Drama

Nominations for best drama actor, actress and film are in. See which stars and movies receive honors from the HFPA.

December 11, 2017

Drake Immortalizes Denzel Washington With New Tattoo

Toronto-based tattoo artist Inal Bersekov tells E! News the actor's character in Mo' Better Blues inspired him

September 18, 2017