Angela Bassett
  • Angela Bassett

  • Birthday: 1958-08-16
  • Place of Birth: New York City, New York, USA
  • Biography:

    Angela Evelyn Bassett (born August 16, 1958) is an American actress and activist. She is best 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 a corresponding Golden Globe Award. Bassett has additionally portrayed Betty Shabazz in both Malcolm X (1992) and Panther (1995), Katherine Jackson in The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992), Rosa Parks in The Rosa Parks Story (2002), Voletta Wallace in Notorious (2009) and Coretta Scott King in Betty & Coretta (2013). Bassett's performance as Parks was honored with her first Primetime Emmy Award nomination. Description above from the Wikipedia article Angela Bassett licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Angela Bassett Movie List

Title Role Year
Otherhood Carol Walker 2019 Try Prime Free >
Black Panther Ramonda 2018 Free Watch now
Mission: Impossible - Fallout Erika Sloane 2018 Free Watch now
London Has Fallen Lynne Jacobs 2016 Free Watch now
Survivor Maureen Cranepaul 2015 Try Prime Free >
Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle Dr. Kulinda 2015 Try Prime Free >
Chi-Raq Miss Helen 2015 Free Watch now
White Bird in a Blizzard Dr. Thaler 2014 Try Prime Free >
Black Nativity Aretha Cobbs 2013 Try Prime Free >
Olympus Has Fallen Lynne Jacobs 2013 Free Watch now
This Means War Collins 2012 Try Prime Free >
I Ain't Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac Herself 2012 Try Prime Free >
Jumping the Broom 2011 Try Prime Free >
Green Lantern Dr. Amanda Walker 2011 Free Watch now
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots (voice) 2010 Try Prime Free >
Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy Narrator 2009 Try Prime Free >
Notorious Voletta Wallace 2009 Free Watch now
Meet the Browns Brenda Brown 2008 Free Watch now
Nothing But the Truth Bonnie Benjamin 2008 Free Watch now
Gospel Hill Sarah Malcolm 2008 Try Prime Free >
Inventing the Robinsons: The Making of 'Meet the Robinsons' Herself 2007 Free Watch now
Meet the Robinsons Mildred (voice) 2007 Free Watch now
Time Bomb Jill Greco 2006 Try Prime Free >
Akeelah and the Bee Tanya 2006 Free Watch now
Mr. 3000 Maureen "Mo" Simmons 2004 Try Prime Free >
Masked and Anonymous Mistress 2003 Try Prime Free >
The Rosa Parks Story Rosa Louise McCauley Parks 2002 Try Prime Free >
The Score Diane 2001 Free Watch now
Ruby's Bucket of Blood Ruby Delacroix 2001 Try Prime Free >
Whispers: An Elephant's Tale Groove (voice) 2000 Free Watch now
Boesman and Lena Lena 2000 Try Prime Free >
Music of the Heart Principal Janet Williams 1999 Free Watch now
Our Friend, Martin Miles' Mom (voice) 1999 Try Prime Free >
How Stella Got Her Groove Back Stella Payne 1998 Free Watch now
Contact Rachel Constantine 1997 Try Prime Free >
Strange Days Lornette 'Mace' Mason 1995 Free Watch now
Vampire in Brooklyn Detective Rita Veder 1995 Free Watch now
Waiting to Exhale Bernadine 'Bernie' Harris 1995 Free Watch now
What's Love Got to Do with It Anna Mae Bullock / Tina Turner 1993 Try Prime Free >
Malcolm X Dr. Betty Shabazz 1992 Free Watch now
Innocent Blood U.S. Attorney Sinclair 1992 Try Prime Free >
Critters 4 Fran 1992 Try Prime Free >
Passion Fish Rhonda / Dawn 1992 Free Watch now
Boyz n the Hood Reva Devereaux 1991 Free Watch now
Kindergarten Cop Stewardess 1990 Free Watch now
Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer Carla Peters 1990 Try Prime Free >
The Sky at Night TV reporter 1957 Free Watch now

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