ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington Was Totally Responsible For Major Elvis Casting In Baz Luhrmann’s New Movie (And No, Not Tom Hanks)

Taking on the life of Elvis Presley, the King of Rock and Rock, is a massive undertaking. Thankfully, Baz Luhrmann's upcoming movie about the music icon struck the right note with Austin Bulter being cast as the King as seen in the explosive Elvis trailer, which also stars Tom Hanks as Colonel Tom Parker. Here's a fun tidbit of trivia regarding Butler's involvement: Luhrmann has revealed it was two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington who was totally responsible for the young actor being cast as Elvis.
MOVIES
Picture for Denzel Washington Was Totally Responsible For Major Elvis Casting In Baz Luhrmann’s New Movie (And No, Not Tom Hanks)
texasmetronews.com

Denzel Washington recently joined a group of kids at the Boys & Girls Club national conference in an inspirational sing-along of “Stand by Me.”

There, Washington was present for the announcing of the Club’s 2021-22 National Youth of the Year, Brianna P. Brianna, who has been involved with BGCA since she was nine, was awarded a $72,500 scholarship and a new Toyota Corolla for her service. The Connecticut resident and aspiring social worker said she’s put in a lot of work over the years with the organization and she’s grateful to have had the experiences, noting that other Boys & Girls Clubs members are just as deserving as her.
KIDS
Picture for Denzel Washington recently joined a group of kids at the Boys & Girls Club national conference in an inspirational sing-along of “Stand by Me.”
RELATED CHANNELS

Queen Latifah Is Down for an Equalizer Crossover With Denzel Washington

Watch: Denzel Washington Gives Back to Boys & Girls Club. Queen Latifah has big plans for CBS' The Equalizer. The series is only in its second season but the network has already renewed it for two more seasons, giving the actress ample opportunity to further explore agent Robyn McCall's story. She told Variety that the best is yet to come, adding that the writers are "leveling up" for the new episodes.
CELEBRITIES
RELATED PEOPLE
RELATED PUBLISHERS

Miami Heat: Hollywood Legend, Denzel Washington, Coaches Them Up

The Miami Heat are on the cusp of moving on to the second round of the NBA Playoffs. After another dominating performance on Sunday evening, with Jimmy Butler exploding again in Game 4 as he had in Game 2 of the series, the Miami Heat now find themselves up 3-1 over the eighth-seeded Atlanta Hawks.
MIAMI, FL
miamistandard.news

Denzel Washington gave Heat moving speech before Game 4 against Hawks

Throughout a career that spans over four decades, star actor and director Denzel Washington has been no stranger to motivational speeches. While some of his most memorable monologues are immortalized in Hollywood classics, his latest foray into stirring words might end up making a difference in this year’s NBA playoffs.
MIAMI, FL
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE