I’m struggling to pinpoint exactly what people mean when they complain that the Denzel Washington-directed adaptation of August Wilson’s infamous work Fences never transcends its limitations as a filmed version of a stage play. 930 more words
If your daddy’s a good one, let him know. Denzel’s character Troy Maxson in Fences is a father and husband who is more dedicated to the tasks that come along with the job than affection. 644 more words
Lifetime has unveiled its latest slate of original movies, and they include not only the return of James Franco but the debut of Viola Davis. 299 more words
Andre Holland is in negotiations to join Viola Davis in the New Regency’s heist thriller “Widows,” directed by Steve McQueen.
Cynthia Erivo, known for Broadway’s “The Color Purple” revival, is also on board. 157 more words
| A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.
August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama is one of ten plays he wrote as part of his “Pittsburgh Cycle”. 586 more words
After several grueling months of waiting for the official return of ABC’s TGIT line-up, fans were dealt another blow today when it was announced that… 261 more words