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 approaching 50] I have a friend who says "The first 50 was for them, this 50's for me." I like that. The weirdest part of it, or even the saddest part, is that you start to see people die. You go "Man! He wasn't even that old." I lost a friend recently who died of a heart attack. He was 58. When I was 20, 58 was old. It ain't now.
According to a 1995 Premiere magazine article, Denzel confronted director Quentin Tarantino
when he visited the set of Crimson Tide
(1995). Quentin had done an uncredited rewrite of the script. Denzel lambasted Tarantino about his use of racial slurs in his films. Tarantino got embarrassed and wanted to move the conversation to a more private area. Denzel said, "No, if we're going to discuss it, ...
Frequently when his character is making a decision or changing his course of action, he will say, "Okay. Okay."