How an unconventional collaboration with his director led to the latest Oscar nomination for Denzel Washington
|01/24/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Director Dan Gilroy had only Denzel Washington in mind to star in “Roman J. Israel, Esq.” If the actor had declined to be in it, Gilroy wouldn’t have made the movie.
- Gilroy also had an unconventional method of letting Washington be involved in every aspect of making the movie.
- It has now led to an Oscar nomination for Washington.
There’s always been an understanding on a Hollywood movie set: the director is king.
But that thinking gets a little blurred when a superstar actor is in the mix. Whether it is Tom Cruise or Meryl Streep, the director often has their job only because read more >>>