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In Theaters
  • White Bird in a Blizzard

  • Strange Days

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At Home
  • White Bird in a Blizzard

  • Black Nativity

  • Olympus Has Fallen

  • This Means War

  • Green Lantern

  • Jumping the Broom

  • Of Boys and Men

  • Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy

  • Nothing But the Truth

  • Notorious

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Angela Bassett Awards

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Aug 16, 1958
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Biography: A respected actress of the stage, screen, and television, Angela Bassett has been one of the few African-American actresses to break Hollywood's color boundary. She has specialized in playing strong women familiar with adversity and has worked in... Continued

Awards

Awarded by
Movie
Category
Year
Status
Black Reel Awards Akeelah and the Bee Best Supporting Actress 2006 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences What's Love Got to Do with It? Best Actress 1993 Nominee
Hollywood Foreign Press Association What's Love Got to Do with It? Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 1993 Winner
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