Angela Bassett

Profession: Actress | Director | Producer
Angela Bassett
Birthdate: August 16, 1958
Age: 61 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Leo


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Angela Bassett Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Leading Actress - Comedy or Musical WINNER

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture WINNER
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED


 - Best Guest Actress Series Comedy NOMINATED
 - Best Guest Actress Series Comedy NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie NOMINATED
Angela Bassett is an American Actress, Director and Producer. She has won an Golden Globes Awards and five Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG). She's known for Black Panther (2018), The Green Lantern (2011) and Music of the Heart (1999).

All Movies of Angela Bassett

  • Avengers: Endgame
    After the devastating events of Vengadores: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe.
    United States  2019
  • 9-1-1 (TV Series)
    An exploration into the lives and careers of first responders – cops, paramedics, firefighters – the people who put their lives on the line to save others.
    Character:  Athena Grant 43 episodes, 2018-2020
    United States  2018
  • Bumblebee
    On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.
    Character: Shatter (voice)
    United States  2018
  • Mission: Impossible 6
    "Mission: Impossible - Fallout" finds Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team (Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames) along with some familiar allies (Rebecca Ferguson, Michelle Monaghan) in a race against time after a
    Character: Erika Sloane
    United States  2018
  • Black Panther
    After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King T'Challa returns home to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challeng...
    Character: Ramonda
    United States  2018
  • London Has Fallen
    After the British Prime Minister has passed away under mysterious circumstances, all leaders of the Western world must attend his funeral. But what starts out as the most protected event on earth, turns into a deadly plot to kill ...
    Character: Lynne Jacobs
    United States  2016
  • Chi-Raq
    A drama centered on the growing violence in Chicago. Chi-Raq is a modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play “Lysistrata” by Aristophanes. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata ...
    United States  2015
  • American Horror Story: Hotel (TV Miniseries)
    A detective, John Lowe (Bentley), is investigating a series of brutal murders in Los Angeles, when he receives an enigmatic tip pointing him to the mysterious Hotel Cortez.
    United States  2015
  • Survivor
    A State Department employee newly posted to the American embassy in London is charged with stopping terrorists from getting into the U.S. That puts her right in the line of fire and she is targeted for death and framed for crimes....
    United States  2015
  • Betty and Coretta (TV)
    The widows of Martin Luther King and Malcolm X and how they carry on as single mothers after the assassination of their husbands.
    United States  2013
  • Black Nativity
    An afroamerican young teen living with his grandparents falls asleep at church during a Christmastime mass, where he dreams of a black nativity.
    United States  2013
  • Olympus Has Fallen
    When a korean terrorist mastermind kidnaps the President of the United States Asher (Aaron Eckhart) and holds the White House hostage, disgraced former Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) finds himself trapped within...
    Character: Secret Service Director Lynn Jacobs
    United States  2013
  • American Horror Story: Coven (TV Miniseries)
    A young girl, Zoe, is shattered to discover she possesses a strange genetic affliction tracing back to the dark days of Salem. Zoe is whisked away to Miss Robichaux's Academy for Exceptional Young Ladies, a mysterious school in Ne...
    United States  2013
  • This Means War
    Two of the world's best CIA operatives (Chris Pine & Tom Hardy), who also used to be best friends, go head to head when they both fall for the same woman (Reese Witherspoon). Rather than working together to take down entire en...
    Character: Collins
    United States  2012
  • The Green Lantern
    A man is granted a mystical green ring that bestows him with otherworldly powers, as well as membership into an intergalactic squadron tasked with keeping peace within the universe. Test pilot Hal Jordan (Ryan Reynolds) is given a...
    Character: Doctor Waller
    United States  2011
  • Nothing But the Truth
    Inspired by true events. A Washington, D.C. reporter writes an explosive story about a government scandal in which she reveals the name of a covert CIA agent. Unexpectedly finding herself behind bars, she struggles to maintain her...
    Character: Bonnie Benjamin
    United States  2008
  • Meet the Browns
    A single mom takes her family to Georgia for the funeral of her father -- a man she never met. There, her clan is introduced to the crass, fun-loving Brown family.
    Character: Brenda
    United States  2008
  • Gospel Hill
    Gospel Hill takes place in a small southern town, where years ago a local civil rights leader, Paul Malcom, was assassinated. In the wake of his fathers death, John Malcom (Danny Glover), has drifted into seclusion, turning his ba...
    United States  2008
  • Mr. 3000
    Former baseball star Stan Ross (Bernie Mac), thinking that his 3000 career base hits make him a shoo-in for the Hall of Fame, is shocked to discover that three of his hits have been disqualified. Now, as a saggy, egotistical 47-ye...
    United States  2004
  • Masked and Anonymous
    In a fictional America caught up in a civil war that is tearing the nation apart, a benefit concert is being organized. A traveling troubadour named Jack Fate (Bob Dylan) is sprung from jail by his scheming former manager, Uncle S...
    Character: Mistress
    United States  2003
  • The Rosa Parks Story (TV)
    The story of the civil rights heroine whose refusal to obey racial bus segregation was just one of her acts in her fight for justice.
    United States  2002
  • The Score
    Nick Wells (De Niro) is ready retire from his successful career as a professional thief, settle down with his girlfriend Diane (Bassett), and concentrate on running his Montreal jazz club. His longtime friend and fence Max (Brando...
    United States  2001
  • Supernova
    Supernova chronicles the search and rescue patrol of a medical ship in deep space in the early 22nd century and its six-member crew which includes a Captain and Pilot, a co-pilot, a medical officer, a medical technician, a search ...
    United States  2000
  • Music of the Heart
    The film tells the true story of Roberta Guaspari, a teacher who fights against the board of education in her bid to teach underprivileged kids in a Harlem school the beauty of music through the violin. In her struggle she loses e...
    Character: Janet
    United States  1999
  • Contact
    She's known it since she was a young girl, when she would magically connect with distant voices on her father's shortwave radio. She's known it since college, when she chose the search for intelligent extraterrestrial messages as ...
    United States  1997
  • Strange Days
    Los Angeles, December 30, 1999 -- The eve of the Millenium. In the digital underground of the violent and chaotic city, human experience is bought and sold as the newest form of illicit entertainment. Meet Lenny Nero -- street hus...
    Character: Lornette 'Mace' Mason
    United States  1995
  • Vampire in Brooklyn
    Maximillian is the only survivor from a race of vampires on a Caribbean Island, and as a vampire, he must find a mate to keep the line from ending. He knows that a child had been born to a woman who had a vampire father, and he se...
    Character: Det. Rita Veder
    United States  1995
  • E.R. (TV Series)
    TV Series (1994-2009). 15 Seasons. 331 episodes. Created by best-selling author Michael Crichton (“Jurassic Park”), the series centers on the medical personnel in the emergency room of a Chicago hospital. Crichton is also an e...
    United States  1994
  • What's Love Got to Do with It
    Tina Tarner, born Anna Mae Bullock in 1939 in Tennessee, always had a special voice. Soon after arriving in St. Louis to live with the mother who had walked out when she was small, the now teenage Anna soon attracts the attention ...
    United States  1993
  • The Jacksons: An American Dream (TV Miniseries)
    The Jacksons are your average working-class family in Gary, Indiana; but when their father discovers the kids have an extraordinary musical talent they form a band. Winning talent show after talent show they soon hit it big when M...
    United States  1992
  • Innocent Blood
    Marie is a vampire with a thirst for bad guys. When she fails to properly dispose of one of her victims, a violent mob boss, she bites off more than she can chew and faces a new, immortal danger.
    Character: U.S. Attorney Sinclair
    United States  1992
  • Critters 4
    Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy. He's sent a transporter where he puts the eggs - unfortuna...
    United States  1992
  • Passion Fish
    Mary McDonnell stars as May-Alice Culhane, a New York-based soap opera star who is paralyzed in a road accident. She returns to the Louisiana bayou where she grew up and becomes the patient from hell, discharging one caretaker aft...
    United States  1992
  • Malcolm X
    Spike Lee brings the life of African-American leader Malcolm X (an intense Denzel Washington in an Oscar-nominated performance) to the big screen in this sprawling, epic biographical drama. Born Malcolm Little, son of a Nebraska p...
    United States  1992
  • Boyz N the Hood
    John Singleton's portrayal of social problems in inner-city Los Angeles takes the form of a tale of three friends growing up together 'in the 'hood.' Half-brothers Doughboy and Ricky Baker are foils for each other's personality, p...
    Character: Reva Styles
    United States  1991
  • Kindergarten Cop
    Arnold Schwarzenegger sheds his action image in Ivan Reitman's police comedy Kindergarten Cop, where he plays an undercover cop teaching a class of hyperactive six-year-olds. As the film begins, John Kimble (Schwarzenegger) and hi...
    United States  1990