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Denzel Washington: “Until this Macbeth, I had never been satisfied with my interpretation of Shakespeare”

INTERVIEW – Nominated for the Best Actor Oscar for his performance in Joel Coen’s version, Hollywood’s most successful African-American comedian opens up about awards season and his tormented relationship with the British playwright. What still keeps Denzel Washington running? With two Oscars and ten nominations, he is Hollywood’s most successful actor and followed in the […]

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Denzel Washington: “For my first Shakespeare, I was content to imitate Laurence Olivier”

SEEN FROM ELSEWHERE – The two-time Oscar winner currently stars in macbethavailable on Apple TV+. Arianna Finos (La Repubblica) For His Majesty Denzel Washington, playing is like breathing. His solid theatrical training, his old-school cinematographic education, his charisma, his sensuality, his civil commitment and his popularity make him a reference figure – as was for […]

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Our review of Apple TV+’s The Tragedy of Macbeth starring Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand

CRITICISM – For his first production without his brother Ethan, Joel Coen offers a sumptuous version but without real madness of Shakespeare’s play. An adaptation largely saved by the American star. Even Oscar-winning actresses keep their childhood dreams alive. Already twice Lady Macbeth in the theater (including one in high school), Frances McDormand ardently wished […]