Meet John Doe

Erickson, Steve
April 2002
Los Angeles Magazine;Apr2002, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p80
Looks at why Denzel Washington ruled as an Afro-American actor. Film credits of Washington; Range of persona played by Washington; Comparison of his performance in the films 'Training Day' and 'John Q..'


Related Articles

  • Token credit. Kerr, Philip // New Statesman;4/15/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4583, p43 

    Discusses issues of race relating to the Oscar awards. View that Denzel Washington's performance in 'Training Day' was marginalized by the perception that he was awarded an academy award because of his race; Reasons for the perception.

  • Washington adds 'John Q' to queue. Lyons, Charles // Daily Variety;04/26/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 38, p4 

    Reports that United States-based actor Denzel Washington plans to star in the movie `John Q,' to be directed by Nick Cassavetes for New Line Cinema as of April 26, 2000. Background on the film project.

  • The Hurricane of Denzel Washington. Whitaker, Charles // Ebony;Apr2000, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p154 

    Features Afro-American actor Denzel Washington. Information on his best actor nomination at the Academy Awards for the movie `Hurricane'; Career background; Personal background. INSET: Hurricane's Real-Life Story Is Stranger Than Fiction.

  • Denzel Washington Portrays Corrupt Undercover Cop In Drama 'Training Day.'  // Jet;10/8/2001, Vol. 100 Issue 17, p58 

    Focuses on Denzel Washington and his performance in the motion picture drama 'Training Day.'

  • Washington Heights. Raftery, Brian M.; Geier, Thom // Entertainment Weekly;10/19/2001, Issue 621, p20 

    Reports on the opening-weekend profit of the motion picture 'Training Day,' which features actor Denzel Washington in October 2001.

  • Denzel needs washing. Deas, Gerald W. // New York Amsterdam News;10/25/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 43, p22 

    Comments on the film of actor Denzel Washington entitled 'Training Day.' Role of Washington in the movie; Quote taken from the book of Chestina Mitchell Archibald; Advertisements of the motion picture in the newspaper.

  • $20 million paycheck brings power. Weddle, David // Daily Variety;3/7/2003, Vol. 278 Issue 45, pA1 

    Focuses on the salary cap of African-American actor Denzel Washington in the U.S. Award received by Washington; Impact of Washington on black films; Nomination received by the first directorial debut of Washington 'Antwone Fisher.'

  • Denzel Washington takes 'Flight'.  // Michigan Citizen;10/21/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 50, pA1 

    A photograph of African American actor Denzel Washington who stars in the film "Flight" is presented.

  • Denzel great, but wrong choice as hurricane Carter. Carter, Richard // New York Amsterdam News;01/20/2000, Vol. 91 Issue 3, p10 

    Comments on the miscasting of Afro-American actor, Denzel Washington, in the motion picture `The Hurricane.' Excellence of the performance by Washington; Absence of physical resemblance between Washington and boxer Rubin Carter; Inaccurate portrayals of well-known Afro-American persons.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics