The “Fences” Cast on Denzel, Viola, and Bringing the Pulitzer-Winning Play to the Screen
|12/18/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
My favorite film of the year is “Fences,” with a screenplay by the late August Wilson, based on his Tony and Pulitzer award-winning play. It stars many of the actors who appeared in the acclaimed 2012 Broadway production, including Denzel Washington, who plays former Negro League baseball player Troy and also directed, and Viola Davis, who plays Troy’s wife, Rose.
It was a thrill to get a chance to talk with four of the stars of the film, Stephen McKinley Henderson (Bono, Troy’s best friend), Mykelti Williamson (Gabriel, Troy’s brother, disabled by a WWII injury), Russell Hornsby (Lyons, read more >>>