Laurence Fishburne

Birthday:

07/30/1961

Place of birth:

Augusta, Georgia, USA:

Biography:

An American actor of screen and stage, as well as a playwright, director, and producer. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Morpheus in the Matrix science fiction film trilogy and as singer-musician Ike Turner in the Tina Turner biopic What's Love Got to Do With It. He became the first African-American to portray Othello in a motion picture by a major studio when he appeared in Oliver Parker's 1995 film adaption of the Shakespeare play. Fishburne has won a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his performance in Two Trains Running (1992) and an Emmy Award for Drama Series Guest Actor for his performance in TriBeCa (1993). Fishburne’s first marriage was to actress to Hajna O. Moss. They had two children together: a son, Langston and a daughter, Montana. Fishburne is now married to actress Gina Torres. They live in Hollywood with their daughter Delilah.


TV Series Credits

grown-ish (2018)
as Pops Johnson
Year Million (2017)
as Narrator
Madiba (2017)
as Nelson Mandela
Roots (2016)
as Alex Haley
The Muppets (2015)
as Himself
black-ish (2014)
as Pops Johnson
Hannibal (2013)
as Jack Crawford
Top Gear (2010)
as
Elvis Mitchell: Under the Influence (2008)
as Self
House (2004)
as
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)
as
CSI: Miami (2002)
as
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
as
The View (1997)
as
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996)
as
MADtv (1995)
as
Inside the Actors Studio (1994)
as
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
as
TriBeCa (1993)
as
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992)
as
The Civil War (1990)
as Various
Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986)
as
Spenser: For Hire (1985)
as
The Equalizer (1985)
as
Miami Vice (1984)
as
Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (1983)
as
Hill Street Blues (1981)
as
A Rumor of War (1980)
as Lightbulb
The Six O'Clock Follies (1980)
as Robby Robinson
Trapper John, M.D. (1979)
as
M*A*S*H (1972)
as
The Academy Awards (1953)
as
Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)
as