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Angela Bassett

Actress | Producer | Director
KNOWN FOR 
Meet the Robinsons (2007) | Malcolm X (1992) | Boyz n the Hood (1991)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 30 wins & 48 nominations More »
BORN 
Aug 16, 1958 (age 57)
HEIGHT 
5' 4" (1.63m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1 Released
  • Primary photo for Close to the EnemyClose to the Enemy (TV Mini-series) Eva (6 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016 6 Released
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Past Film & Video (43 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (42 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Ramona Royale / Desiree Dupree / Marie Laveau (37 episodes, 2013–2016)  Less 2013–2016 37
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  • Primary photo for BreakthroughBreakthrough (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2015), Herself / Narrator (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Water Apocalypse (Dec 13, 2015) Herself / Narrator (voice), Director  Less
  • Primary photo for BoJack HorsemanBoJack Horseman (TV Series) Ana Spanikopita (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Out to Sea (Jul 17, 2015) Ana Spanikopita (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for WhitneyWhitney (TV Movie) Director  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Betty and CorettaBetty and Coretta (TV Movie) Coretta Scott King  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for RogueRogue (TV Movie) Alice Vargas  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for IdentityIdentity (TV Movie) Martha Adams  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Michelle Obama (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Dr. Cate Banfield (21 episodes, 2008–2009), Performer ("Hit Me With Your Best Shot", "I Love Rock-n-Roll") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008–2009 21
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  • Primary photo for Time BombTime Bomb (TV Movie) Jill Greco  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for AliasAlias (TV Series) Hayden Chase (4 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005 4
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  • Primary photo for The Bernie Mac ShowThe Bernie Mac Show (TV Series) Angela Bassett (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Freedom: A History of UsFreedom: A History of Us (TV Series) Sheyann Webb / Melba Pattillo (2 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003 2
  • Primary photo for The Rosa Parks StoryThe Rosa Parks Story (TV Movie) Rosa Louise McCauley Parks, Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Our AmericaOur America (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Ruby's Bucket of BloodRuby's Bucket of Blood (TV Movie) Ruby Delacroix, Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Jacksons: An American DreamThe Jacksons: An American Dream (TV Movie) Katherine Jackson  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Nightmare CafeNightmare Cafe (TV Series) Evelyn (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for One Special VictoryOne Special Victory (TV Movie) Lois  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Locked Up: A Mother's RageLocked Up: A Mother's Rage (TV Movie) Willie  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Heroes of Desert StormThe Heroes of Desert Storm (TV Movie) Lt. Phoebe Jeter  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for StatStat (TV Series) Dr. Willie Burns (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
    • Ladyfinger (Apr 30, 1991) Dr. Willie Burns  Less
  • Primary photo for Fire: Trapped on the 37th FloorFire: Trapped on the 37th Floor (TV Movie) Allison  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The FlashThe Flash (TV Series) Linda Lake (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Line of Fire: The Morris Dees StoryLine of Fire: The Morris Dees Story (TV Movie) Pat  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for In the Best Interest of the ChildIn the Best Interest of the Child (TV Movie) Lori  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced SingerPerry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (TV Movie) Carla Peters  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Equal JusticeEqual Justice (TV Series) Janet Fields (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for ChallengerChallenger (TV Movie) Cheryl McNair  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Alien NationAlien Nation (TV Series) Renee Longstreet (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Family of SpiesFamily of Spies (TV Movie) Bev Andress  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for ThirtysomethingThirtysomething (TV Series) Kate Harriton (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
    • Legacy (Oct 24, 1989) Kate Harriton  Less
  • Primary photo for 227227 (TV Series) Amy Burnett (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Tour of DutyTour of Duty (TV Series) Lt. Camilla Patterson (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 2
    • The Volunteer (May 16, 1989) Lt. Camilla Patterson  Less
    • Hard Stripe (May 9, 1989) Lt. Camilla Patterson  Less
  • Primary photo for A Man Called HawkA Man Called Hawk (TV Series) Bailey Webster (3 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 3
  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Jeanette Calder R.N. (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Ryan's HopeRyan's Hope (TV Series) Leonie Peach (1987)  Less 1975–1989
  • Primary photo for DoubletakeDoubletake (TV Movie) Prostitute at HQ  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Cosby ShowThe Cosby Show (TV Series) Sara / Mrs. Mitchell (2 episodes, 1985–1988)  Less 1985–1988 2
  • Primary photo for LibertyLiberty (TV Movie) Linda Thornton  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Spenser: For HireSpenser: For Hire (TV Series) Alice (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Search for TomorrowSearch for Tomorrow (TV Series) Salina McCulla / Selina McCulla (10 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 10
    • Episode #1.8689 (Apr 11, 1985) Salina McCulla (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.8688 (Apr 10, 1985) Salina McCulla (credit only)  Less
    • Episode #1.8677 (Mar 26, 1985) Salina McCulla (credit only)  Less
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Self (135 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (9 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Ok! TVOk! TV (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2008–2015)  Less 2008–2015
  • Primary photo for Simply the Best!: 40 Jahre Tina TurnerSimply the Best!: 40 Jahre Tina Turner (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Chelsea LatelyChelsea Lately (TV Series) Marie Laveau in 'American Horror Story: Coven' / Lynn Jacobs in 'Olympus Has Fallen' (2 episodes, 2013–2014)  Less 2013–2014
    • Episode #8.13 (Jan 22, 2014) Marie Laveau in 'American Horror Story: Coven' (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #7.43 (Mar 20, 2013) Lynn Jacobs in 'Olympus Has Fallen' (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Buscando a PenélopeBuscando a Penélope (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Corazón de...Corazón de... (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 101 Biggest Celebrity Oops101 Biggest Celebrity Oops (TV Special) Herself - #43 Passing on Big Role: Monster's Ball (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
    • Winona Ryder (Apr 7, 2002) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster YearsTwentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years (TV Movie) Bernadine Harris (archive footage)  Less 2000
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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