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Old 12-19-2007, 10:23 AM
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Default Re: Jesuit-Trained Movers and Shakers




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Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. (born December 28, 1954) is a two-time Academy Award- winning American actor and director. He has garnered much critical acclaim for his portrayals of several real-life figures, such as Steve Biko, Malcolm X, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, Frank Lucas, and Herman Boone.

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Washington went on to college at the University of Oregon but not doing well dropped out. Washington attained a B.A. in Drama and Journalism from Fordham University in 1977. At Fordham he played collegiate basketball under coach P. J. Carlesimo. He still found time to pursue his interest in acting, and after graduation he went to San Francisco, American Conservatory Theatre for one year.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denzel_Washington

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fordham_University

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Albers, once a student of the late Robert W. Stone, Ph.D., the former Fordham English professor who mentored Denzel Washington (FCLC ’77), is also up for a 2007 Writer’s Guild Award for his work on the O’Brien show. Albers has been a writer on the show since 1995, and was elected president of the Writers Guild East in 2005.
http://www.fordham.edu/Campus_Resources/Pu...stories_974.asp

http://google.web.fordham.edu/search?site=...lesheet=fulldom
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