The first intense trailer for Denzel Washington’s ‘Fences’ could land the film a spot in the Oscar race
|09/27/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The Academy might have a lot to thank Denzel Washington for.
The actor directed and starred in a movie adaptation of August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play “Fences,” which will likely decrease the chances of the #OscarsSoWhite controversy from happening for a third straight year.
“Fences” is one of Wilson’s classics that examines the African American experience by following the Maxsons, a black family in 1950s Pittsburgh. Troy (Washington) is a former star baseball player who now works as a garbageman and struggles to provide for his family.
Washington won a Tony Award for his performance of the lead role in the read more >>>