Denzel Washington and Viola Davis in ‘Fences’

Movie “fences”

Denzel Washington and Viola Davis in the movie Fences .  ” Fences”is  a Hollywood movie directed by Denzel Washington and written by August Wilson.


Also “Fence” is based on Pulitzer Prize winning drama . August Wilson wrote it in 1983 and in 1987,while the premiere was on Broadway . He died in 2005,although he completed a screenplay before his death.

The movie production began on April 25, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and finally Completed in mid June 2016. However,released in the United States on December 16, 2016. As a result,chosen as one of the top ten films of 2016 .


Hence,Golden Globe nominated Washington for Best Actor while Davis for Best Supporting Actress .

In addition, the  movie stars are Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson and Saniyya Sidney.

Denzel Washington as Troy Maxson
Viola Davis as Rose Maxson
Stephen McKinley Henderson as Jim Bono
Jovan Adepo as Cory Maxson
Russell Hornsby as Lyons Maxson
Mykelti Williamson as Gabriel Maxson
Saniyya Sidney as Raynell Maxson