Denzel, Ron Howard launch Boys & Girls Club ad
Now, the Oscar-winning actor wants to show how the club has impacted his life along with 19 other celebrities and entertainers, who were once members of the club.
Washington took part in the debut of the club’s campaign public service announcement on Wednesday called “Great Future Start Here.” The PSA, which was directed by Ron Howard, looks to draw awareness to the high school dropout rate, childhood obesity and youth violence. It also features Jennifer Lopez, Shaquille O’Neal, Martin Sheen and Cuba Gooding Jr. The music for the PSA includes Beyonce’s single “I Was Here” from her latest album, “4.”