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Denzel Washington's Disconnection from His Father

In a 2012 interview, Denzel Washington described his father, who was a Christian minister, as "a decent man … a spiritual man and a gentleman." But at the age of 14, Denzel's parents divorced, and from that point on he had very little contact with his father.

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Travis Hurst

December 19, 2012  12:30pm

sad, but speaks of the importance of connecting with your son when he is young

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