Not only is the the death story a hoax, it’s not even an original one. Denzel supposedly died in a snowboarding accident back in November. Some sorry person who needs a different hobby decided to push it back out there in August, sending fans into mourning.

https://twitter.com/Hello_ImKierra/status/238746226370158592

https://twitter.com/_BabyGirlbre_/status/238453489091608577

It’s seems a particularly cruel prank while Denzel is grieving the death of friend and director Tony Scott.