Denzel Washington says he was unfamiliar with Macbeth before film role

Denzel Washington has been nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor for his portrayal of the titular character in Joel Coen’s movie The Tragedy of Macbeth and believes that his lack of knowledge about Shakespeare’s play was a “blessing in disguise.” Washington told the BBC, “[I’d] never read Macbeth and never seen Macbeth, which was […]