Angela Bassett  American Actress

Current Status

Courtney B. Vance and Angela Bassett have been married for 18 years. They were dating for 1 year after getting together in 1996 and were married on 12th Oct 1997.

Relationships

Angela Bassett has been in a relationship with Mark Jenkins.

Angela Bassett has 2 children, Bronwyn Golden (10) and Slater Josiah (10).

About

Angela Bassett is a 57 year old American Actress. Born Angela Evelyn Bassett on 16th August, 1958 in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States and educated at Boca Ciega High School,Gulfport, Florida, United States (1976), she is famous for What`s Love Got to Do With It (1993), How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998). in a career that spans 1985–present. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Angela Bassett has been in 7 on-screen matchups, notably with Eddie Murphy in Vampire in Brooklyn (1995), Laurence Fishburne in What's Love Got to Do with It (1993), Michael Chiklis in American Horror Story (2011), Taye Diggs in How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998) and Denzel Washington in Malcolm X (1992).

Angela Bassett is a member of the following lists: Delta Sigma Theta members, Actresses from Florida and Actresses from New York City.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Angela Bassett58 LeoActress
American
Courtney B. Vance56 PiscesActor
American
Mark Jenkins73 TaurusActor
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Bronwyn Golden
Female27th January, 200610 years old
Slater Josiah
Male27th January, 200610 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
London Has Fallen2016Lynne JacobsMovie
Close to the Enemy2016EvaTV Show
Survivor2015Maureen CraneMovie
Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle2015Dr. KulindaMovie
Chi-Raq2015Miss HelenMovie
White Bird in a Blizzard2014Dr. ThalerMovie
BoJack Horseman2014Ana SpanikopitaTV Show
Betty and Coretta2013Coretta Scott KingTV Movie
Olympus Has Fallen2013Secret Service Director Lynn JacobsMovie
Black Nativity2013Aretha CobbsMovie
This Means War2012CollinsMovie
Rogue2012Alice VargasMovie
Green Lantern2011Doctor WallerMovie
Jumping the Broom2011Mrs. WatsonMovie
Identity2011Martha AdamsTV Movie
American Horror Story2011Desiree DupreeTV Show
Notorious2009Voletta WallaceMovie
Gospel Hill2008Sarah MalcolmMovie
Meet the Browns2008BrendaMovie
Nothing But the Truth2008Bonnie BenjaminMovie
Of Boys and Men2008Rieta ColeMovie
Meet the Robinsons2007MildredMovie
Akeelah and the Bee2006TanyaMovie
Time Bomb2006Jill GrecoTV Movie
Mr. & Mrs. Smith2005Mr. Smith's Boss (voice, uncredited)Movie
Mr 30002004Maureen "Mo" SimmonsMovie
The Lazarus Child2004Dr. Elizabeth ChaseMovie
Masked and Anonymous2003MistressMovie
Freedom: A History of Us2003Sheyann Webb, Melba PattilloTV Show
Sunshine State2002Desiree PerryMovie
The Rosa Parks Story2002Rosa Louise McCauley ParksTV Movie
The Score2001DianeMovie
Ruby's Bucket of Blood2001Ruby DelacroixTV Movie
Alias2001Hayden ChaseTV Show
The Bernie Mac Show2001Angela BassettTV Show
Boesman and Lena2000LenaMovie
Supernova2000Dr. Kaela EversMovie
Whispers: An Elephant's Tale2000GrooveMovie
Music of the Heart1999Principal Janet WilliamsMovie
How Stella Got Her Groove Back1998Stella PayneMovie
Contact1997Rachel ConstantineMovie
Panther1995Dr. Betty ShabazzMovie
Strange Days1995Lornette 'Mace' MasonMovie
Vampire in Brooklyn1995Det. Rita VederMovie
Waiting to Exhale1995Bernadine HarrisMovie
ER1994Dr. Cate BanfieldTV Show
What's Love Got to Do with It1993Tina TurnerMovie
Innocent Blood1992U.S. Attorney SinclairMovie
Malcolm X1992Dr. Betty ShabazzMovie
Passion Fish1992Rhonda, DawnMovie
The Jacksons: An American Dream1992Katherine JacksonTV Movie
Nightmare Cafe1992EvelynTV Show
Critters 41992FranMovie
Boyz n the Hood1991Reva StylesMovie
City of Hope1991ReeshaMovie
Fire: Trapped on the 37th Floor1991AllisonTV Movie
Locked Up: A Mother's Rage1991WillieTV Movie
One Special Victory1991LoisTV Movie
The Heroes of Desert Storm1991Lt. Phoebe JeterTV Movie
Stat1991Dr. Willie BurnsTV Show
Line of Fire: The Morris Dees Story1991PatTV Movie
Kindergarten Cop1990StewardessMovie
Challenger1990Cheryl McNairTV Movie
Family of Spies1990Bev AndressTV Movie
In the Best Interest of the Child1990LoriTV Movie
Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer1990Carla PetersTV Movie
Equal Justice1990Janet FieldsTV Show
The Flash1990Linda LakeTV Show
A Man Called Hawk1989Bailey WebsterTV Show
Alien Nation1989Renee LongstreetTV Show
The Simpsons1989Michelle ObamaTV Show
Doubletake1988Prostitute at HQTV Movie
Heartbeat1988Jeanette Calder R.N.TV Show
thirtysomething1987Kate HarritonTV Show
Tour of Duty1987Lt. Camilla PattersonTV Show
F/X1986TV reporterMovie
Liberty1986Linda ThorntonTV Movie
2271985Amy BurnettTV Show
Spenser: For Hire1985AliceTV Show
The Cosby Show1984Mrs. MitchellTV Show
Ryan's Hope1975Leonie Peach (1987)TV Show
Search for Tomorrow1951Salina McCulla, Selina McCullaTV Show
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Discussions

Posted commentsView all comments (17)

marcus28Dec 11, 2013

Angela Bassett,you are an amazing actress.

CraigSnyderMay 21, 2013

Angela is a very talented actress and also very beautiful.

twatson23Jun 28, 2010

One of my favorites...shes always left off of the ageless beauties list

jasminp11Dec 7, 2008

angela is my fav actress God bless her whole family

JANINENov 15, 2008

ANGELA IS A DELIGHTFUL INSPIRING WARM SOUL AND I CAN ONLY PRAY TO HAVE HALF AS MUCH SUCCESS AS SHE HAS HAD. YOU ARE THE GREATEST ACTRESS OF MY TIME AND I ADMIRE YOUR WORK. GOD BLESS YOU MY SISTER!

mercedesJun 17, 2008

i agreed wit jasmine an she wuz really good n meet the browns

JasmineMar 22, 2008

She`s great in Tyler Perry`s new movie, "Meet the Browns". Check it out!

Heath_ShaversFeb 29, 2008

One of the most beautiful and talented women in the world.

tigerwomanOct 2, 2007

Angela Bassest is a Holy Angel


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About

Angela Bassett is an American actress and film director. She is best known for her biographical film roles, most notably her Academy Award-nominated performance as Tina Turner in the biopic What's Love Got to Do with It. In addition, Bassett has port...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship20 yrs, 8 mths
Shortest Relationship20 yrs, 8 mths
Average Relationship Length10 yrs, 4 mths
First Name Angela
Last Name Bassett
Full Name at Birth Angela Evelyn Bassett
Age 58 years
Birthday 16th August, 1958
Birthplace Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Boca Ciega High School,Gulfport, Florida, United States (1976)
University B.A., African American Studies, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States (1980), M.F.A., Yale School Of Drama, New Haven, Connecticut, United States (1983)
Occupation Text Actress.
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame What`s Love Got to Do With It (1993), How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998).
Year(s) Active 1985–present
Official Websites www.angela-bassett.com/
Father Daniel Benjamin Bassett
Mother Betty Jane
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