Q&A with Denzel Washington

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Times subscribers joined us on February 8 for an exclusive preview screening of Academy Award-nominated film Fences, plus a Q&A with the film's director and star, Denzel Washington. The exclusive event was produced in association with Sky Cinema Oscars®

Watch our Q&A with star and director, Denzel Washington, discussing how he took his latest role in Fences from stage to screen.

The film tells the story of Troy Maxson, a mid-century Pittsburgh sanitation worker who once dreamed of a baseball career, but was too old when the major leagues began admitting black players. He tries to be a good husband and father, but his lost dream of glory eats at him, and causes him to make a decision that threatens to tear his family apart.


This event is sponsored by Sky Cinema Oscars®. From February 20 - March 5, you can enjoy over 100 Oscar-winning movies in a dedicated collection on Sky Cinema. The collection spans a wide range of award winning movies from iconic classics such as The Godfather and The Sound of Music to most recent winners such as The Revenant and Bridge of Spies.

Sky Cinema Oscars® is the only place in the UK and ROI where you'll be able to see the 89th Academy Awards live.

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