Fences

Fences

Synopsis

Directed by: Denzel Washington
Starring: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Mykelti Williamson, Russell Hornsby, Jovan Adepo, Saniyya Sidney, Christopher Mele
A Bron Creative / Paramount Pictures / MACRO production

Based on the award winning play, Fences by August Wilson, the story follows a former baseball player who struggles to provide for his family as a trash collector in 1950’s Pittsburgh after being denied playing Major League baseball because he’s African American.

Cast

Denzel Washington

- Training Day
- American Gangster
- Inside Man
- The Magnificent Seven

Viola Davis

- The Help
- Prisoners
- Doubt
- Ender's Game

Mykelti Williamson

- Con Air
- Heat
- Forest Gump
- Lucky Number Slevin

Russell Hornsby

- Grimm (TV)
- Meet The Parents
- Lincoln Heights
- Big Fat Liar

Jovan Adepo

- The Leftovers
- The Youth
- Sandbox
- Gahji

Saniyya Sidney

- Roots (TV)

Christopher Mele

- Draft Day
- The Cemetery
- Day of the Heist
- Night People

Additional Crew & Cast

Crew:
David Gropman - Production Designer

Director

Denzel Washington

Producer

Molly Allen (EP)
Todd Black
Jason Cloth (EP)
Aaron L. Gilbert (EP)
Poppy Hanks (CO-EP)
Charles King (EP)
Tony Kushner (AP)
Kim Roth (EP)
Scott Rudin
Denzel Washington
Katia Washington (AP)
Dale Wells (EP)

Writer

August Wilson

Release Date

2016

Format

Feature Film

Genre

Drama

Production

Bron Creative
Paramount Pictures
MACRO

Sales & Representation

Paramount Pictures: World-wide distributor