How do you break the ice with Denzel Washington? Recite lyrics from the song “Whatta Man” from Salt-N-Pepa. That’s how. I chatted with Denzel Washington about his new movie Flight, being impersonated by Jay Pharoah on SNL (which is spot-on), and his role as a gangster in the movie American Gangster.
WESTWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 26: Actor Denzel Washington arrives at the premiere of Twentieth Century Fox's "Unstoppable" at Regency Village Theater on October 26, 2010 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)