Angela Bassett

Angela Bassett
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Angela Bassett  American Actress

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Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance
Courtney B. Vance and Angela Bassett have been married for 22 years since 12th Oct 1997. view relationship

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Angela Bassett has been in a relationship with Mark Jenkins.

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Angela Bassett is a 61 year old American Actress. Born Angela Evelyn Bassett on 16th August, 1958 in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA, she is famous for What's Love Got to Do With It (1993), How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998). Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Angela Bassett has been in 7 on-screen matchups, including 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: Best Musical or Comedy Actress Golden Globe (film) winners, California Democrats and Actors from Florida.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married1 30 years, 6 months - -
Dating1 - - -
Total2 30 years, 6 months 15 years, 3 months -

Details

First Name Angela
Middle Name Evelyn
Last Name Vance
Maiden Name Bassett
Full Name at Birth Angela Evelyn Bassett
Age 61 years
Birthday 16th August, 1958
Birthplace Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
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 • producer • activist
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

Angela Evelyn Bassett (born August 16, 1958) is an American actress and activist known for her biographical film roles, most notably her performance as Tina Turner in the biopic What's Love Got to Do with It (1993), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical. Bassett has additionally portrayed real life figures Betty Shabazz in both Malcolm X (1992) and Panther (1995), Katherine Jackson in The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992), Voletta Wallace in Notorious (2009) and Coretta Scott King in Betty & Coretta (2013). Her other notable film roles include Reva Styles in Boyz n the Hood (1991), Bernie Harris in Waiting to Exhale (1995), Rachel Constantine in Contact (1997), Lynne Jacobs in Olympus Has Fallen (2013) and London Has Fallen (2016), and Queen Ramonda in Black Panther (2018) and Avengers: Endgame (2019).

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Angela Bassett61 LeoActress
American
Courtney B. Vance60 PiscesActor
American
Mark Jenkins77 TaurusActor
American

Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Bronwyn GoldenFemale27th January, 200614 years oldCourtney B. Vance
Slater JosiahMale27th January, 200614 years oldCourtney B. Vance

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Gunpowder Milkshake2020Anna MayMovie
Attorneys at Love2020NarratorMovie
Soul2020Dorothea (voice)Movie
Otherhood2019Carol WalkerMovie
Avengers: Endgame2019RamondaMovie
A Black Lady Sketch Show2019MoTV Show
Black Panther2018RamondaMovie
Bumblebee2018Shatter (voice)Movie
Mission: Impossible - Fallout2018Erika SloaneMovie
9-1-12018Athena GrantTV Show
London Has Fallen2016Lynne JacobsMovie
Underground2016MidwifeTV Show
Close to the Enemy2016EvaTV Show
The Snowy Day2016Nana (voice)TV Show
Survivor2015Maureen CraneMovie
Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle2015Dr. Kulinda (voice)Movie
Master of None2015CatherineTV Show
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 VargasTV Movie
Green Lantern2011Doctor WallerMovie
Jumping the Broom2011Mrs. WatsonMovie
Identity2011Martha AdamsTV Movie
American Horror Story2011Desiree Dupree, Marie Laveau, Ramona RoyaleTV Show
Notorious2009Voletta WallaceMovie
Gospel Hill2008Sarah MalcolmMovie
Meet the Browns2008BrendaMovie
Nothing But the Truth2008Bonnie BenjaminMovie
Of Boys and Men2008Rieta ColeMovie
Meet the Robinsons2007Mildred (voice)Movie
Akeelah and the Bee2006TanyaMovie
Time Bomb2006Jill GrecoTV Movie
Mr. & Mrs. Smith2005Mr. Smith's Boss (voice, uncredited)Movie
The Lazarus Child2005Dr. Elizabeth ChaseMovie
Mr 30002004MoMovie
Masked and Anonymous2003MistressMovie
Freedom: A History of Us2003Melba Pattillo, Sheyann WebbTV 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 Tale2000Groove (voice)Movie
Music of the Heart1999JanetMovie
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
ER1994Cate BanfieldTV Show
What's Love Got to Do with It1993Tina TurnerMovie
Innocent Blood1992U.S. Attorney SinclairMovie
Malcolm X1992Betty ShabazzMovie
Passion Fish1992Dawn, RhondaMovie
The Jacksons: An American Dream1992Katherine JacksonTV Show
Nightmare Cafe1992Evelyn WallTV 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 Show
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
Heartbeat1988Jeanette Calder R.N.TV Show
Leg Work1987Dr. GriffinTV Show
thirtysomething1987Kate HarritonTV Show
Tour of Duty1987Lt. Camilla PattersonTV Show
F/X1986TV reporterMovie
Liberty1986Linda ThorntonTV Movie
Doubletake1985Prostitute at HQTV Show
2271985Amy BurnettTV Show
Spenser: For Hire1985AliceTV Show
The Cosby Show1984Mrs. Mitchell, SaraTV Show
Ryan's Hope1975Leonie Peach (1987)TV Show
Guiding Light1952AngelaTV Show
Search for Tomorrow1951Salina McCullaTV Show
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marcus28Dec 11, 2013

Angela Bassett,you are an amazing actress.

CraigSnyderCraigSnyderMay 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_ShaversHeath_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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