Announced that he will co-star with Diahann Carroll
in Lorraine Hansberry
's latest revival of "A Raisin in the Sun", directed by Kenny Leon
in New York City on Broadway at the Barrymore Theatre, beginning April 3, 2014 for 14-week limited engagement.
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(on having to do publicity) I'm an actor, so that's the bottom line. I'm not a marketing whatever. My strength does not lie in marketing a product called "Denzel". That's not what I do. My strength lies in playing a part and hopefully entertaining and affecting people on some level. Now I'm not being naive. I know that marketing comes into play when you're spending 50 or 60 million dollars of ...
Dropped out of junior college with a 1.7 GPA.
In almost all the films - e.g. Man on Fire
(2004), American Gangster
(2007), John Q
(2002) - where he handles or uses sidearms (usually a 9mm Beretta or similar pistols), there's a scene of him swiftly ejecting a bullet from the loaded chamber by pulling back the slide assembly and subsequently catching the bullet before it falls to the ground.