During a red carpet appearance for his movie Magazine for Jordan, Washington, 66 years old was asked about Idris, who auditioned for the role of his son in the 2016 film Fence.
“Who you’re talking about?” Washington asked the interviewer questions.
The Inside Man the star didn’t recognize Idris even after Two Bees TV The interviewer emphasized that the 30-year-old actor starred in John Singleton’s crime drama Snowfall.
“I don’t know who it is… What show is that? Snow? No disrespect, Damson, no disrespect. ”
Right after that moment, Washington asked the guy standing next to him if he knew about this person the interviewer was referring to. In doing so, however, he mispronounced Idris’ name as “Dancin”.
Hilariously, Idris received Washington’s response and joked: “From now on call me Dancin Address. I will not answer anything else”.
The star also went ahead and changed his Twitter name to Dancin Address.
Fans of Idris have shown positive reactions to his reaction.
“Love how good he is at sports about it,” one fan wrote.
Another fan added: “Damson Idris understands the mission: if Denzel calls you ‘Dancin’ then your name is Dancin and that’s it.”
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/damson-idris-denzel-washington-twitter-b1975583.html Damson Idris reacts when Denzel Washington doesn’t know who he is