Mykelti Williamson News

BET to Premiere New Original Scripted Drama, REBEL, 3/28BET to Premiere New Original Scripted Drama, REBEL, 3/28
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

BET's new scripted drama, REBEL, takes on the unique and complicated relationship the Black community faces with police officers. (more...)

'The Actor' Statuettes Cast for 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards'The Actor' Statuettes Cast for 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The Actor statuettes — which this year's 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® honorees will receive for outstanding performances in 2016 — have been cast in solid bronze at the American Fine Arts Foundry in Burbank, California. (more...)

VIDEO: Denzel Washington Opens Up About His New Film FENCESVIDEO: Denzel Washington Opens Up About His New Film FENCES
by Movies News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

On today's GMA, Denzel Washington stopped by to talk about his new film FENCES and also discusses his night at the Golden Globes. Watch the appearance below! (more...)

FENCES' Viola Davis Wins Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting ActressFENCES' Viola Davis Wins Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2017

Viola Davis has won the Golden Globe Award for Best supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for FENCES. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: August Wilson Gets the Modern Treatment in FENCES ParodySTAGE TUBE: August Wilson Gets the Modern Treatment in FENCES Parody
by Stage Tube - Dec 30, 2016

Comedy group KingBach gives a the current film version of August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, FENCES, the millenial treatment in this brand-new parody. (more...)

BWW Interview: Mykelti Williamson Says 'It's An Honor' to Star in New FENCES FilmBWW Interview: Mykelti Williamson Says 'It's An Honor' to Star in New FENCES Film
by Leigh Scheps - Dec 21, 2016

The inspiration behind the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company says he's never actually eaten there. Mykelti Williamson, the actor who played Forrest Gump's best friend Bubba in the 1994 Academy Award-winning film, admits he's never been to the restaurant featuring his character's name, despite performing only a few blocks away from its Times Square location. (more...)

VIDEO: Mykelti Williamson, Russell Hornsby Talks New Film FENCES on 'Today'VIDEO: Mykelti Williamson, Russell Hornsby Talks New Film FENCES on 'Today'
by TV News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

TODAY's Sheinelle Jones and Al Roker sit down with actors Russell Hornsby and Mykelti Williamson, who reveal that director and star Denzel Washington handpicked each cast member. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Denzel Washington & Viola Davis Walk the Red Carpet for FENCES NYC PremierePhoto Coverage: Denzel Washington & Viola Davis Walk the Red Carpet for FENCES NYC Premiere
by Walter McBride - Dec 20, 2016

Fences, starring Tony winners Denzel Washington and Viola Davis, doesn't arrive in movie theatres until December 25, but the cast just gathered last night the celebrate the NYC premiere. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night, and you can check out photos below! (more...)

UPDATE: Additional Critics Weigh In on Denzel Washington's FENCESUPDATE: Additional Critics Weigh In on Denzel Washington's FENCES
by Movies News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

Denzel Washington and Viola Davis reprise their roles in a big screen adaptation of August Wilson's 1983 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning play FENCES. Washington directs the film, hitting theaters on Christmas Day, December 25th from Paramount Studios. (more...)

VIDEO: Denzel Washington Talks FENCES, Oscar Buzz & More on 'Today'VIDEO: Denzel Washington Talks FENCES, Oscar Buzz & More on 'Today'
by Movies News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

Denzel Washington stopped by this morning's TODAY on NBC to chat about his new big screen adaptation of August Wilson's FENCES. 'August Wilson is one of the greatest writers in American theater history,' says the Oscar winner. (more...)

Denzel Washington's FENCES Delivers Strong Box Office Showing in Limited ReleaseDenzel Washington's FENCES Delivers Strong Box Office Showing in Limited Release
by Movies News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

Over the weekend, Denzel Washington's big screen adaptation of August Wilson's FENCES took in $128K in its limited opening (more...)

VIDEO: FENCES' Denzel Washington Talks Diversity in Hollywood & More on 60 MINUTESVIDEO: FENCES' Denzel Washington Talks Diversity in Hollywood & More on 60 MINUTES
by TV News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

Oscar winner Denzel Washington spoke with reporter Bill Whitaker on last night's 60 MINUTES. (more...)

FENCES - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Now Out on Sony ClassicalFENCES - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Now Out on Sony Classical
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2016

Sony Classical and Madison Gate Records proudly announce the release of FENCES (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), featuring music by Marcelos Zarvos. The soundtrack is now available. The film arrives in theatres on December 25, 2016. (more...)

FENCES Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Arrives TodayFENCES Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Arrives Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2016

Sony Classical and Madison Gate Records announce the release of FENCES (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), featuring music by Marcelos Zarvos. The soundtrack is available today, December 16. The film arrives in theatres on December 25, 2016. (more...)

Denzel Washington to Adapt August Wilson's MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM for HBODenzel Washington to Adapt August Wilson's MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM for HBO
by TV News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

August Wilson's MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM will be the next project that actor and director Denzel Washington will adapt for the screen. The play, which recently ran at theUK's National Theatre, will be part of Washington's previously announced plan to bring all 10 of the playwright's works to the screen over the next ten years. (more...)

FENCES Film's San Francisco Premiere to Reopen the Curran Next Week; Enter Ticket Lottery!FENCES Film's San Francisco Premiere to Reopen the Curran Next Week; Enter Ticket Lottery!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

Paramount Pictures, with the Curran theater and the San Francisco Film Society, will present the San Francisco Premiere of the film Fences, which has been adapted into a motion picture by the late August Wilson. The event, 30 years after the play first played at the Curran theater ahead of its Broadway premiere, will reopen the Curran following a just-completed, extensive renovation.    (more...)

Denzel Washington to Be Honored at Santa Barbara Film FestivalDenzel Washington to Be Honored at Santa Barbara Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Denzel Washington is set to receive the Maltin Modern Master Award at the 32nd annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival, the festival announced today. (more...)

VIDEO: Denzel Washington & Viola Davis in All-New Trailer for FENCESVIDEO: Denzel Washington & Viola Davis in All-New Trailer for FENCES
by Movies News Desk - Nov 25, 2016

Paramount has today shared the new official teaser trailer for FENCES, starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. The film hits theaters on Christmas Day, December 25, 2016. Get a first look below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis & More Attend FENCES LA Guild ScreeningPhoto Flash: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis & More Attend FENCES LA Guild Screening
by Movies News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

Denzel Washington, Viola Davis and more attended Saturday night's Los Angeles Guild Screening of FENCES at the Regency Village Theatre. Check out photos from the event below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis in New Poster Art for FENCES FilmPhoto Flash: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis in New Poster Art for FENCES Film
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Denzel Washington and Viola Davis will reprise their roles in a big screen adaptation of August Wilson's 1983 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning play FENCES. Washington will also direct the film, hitting theaters on Christmas Day, December 25th from Paramount Studios. (more...)

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