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  • White Bird in a Blizzard

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  • 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 Movies

  • 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
Movie Role(s) Year
White Bird in a Blizzard Dr. Thaler 2014
Black Nativity Aretha Cobbs 2013
Olympus Has Fallen Secret Service Director Lynn Jacobs 2013
This Means War Collins 2012
Green Lantern Dr. Waller 2011
Jumping the Broom Mrs. Watson 2011
Notorious Voletta Wallace 2009
Nothing But the Truth Bonnie Benjamin 2008
Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns Brenda 2008
Meet the Robinsons Mildred 2007
Akeelah and the Bee Tanya 2006
Mr. 3000 Mo Simmons 2004
Masked and Anonymous Mistress 2003
Sunshine State Desiree Perry 2002
The Score Diane 2001
Boesman & Lena Lena 2000
Whispers: An Elephant's Tale Groove 2000
Supernova Kaela Evers 2000
Music of the Heart Janet Williams 1999
Contact Rachel Constantine 1997
Waiting to Exhale Bernadine Harris 1995
What's Love Got to Do with It? Tina Turner 1993
Passion Fish Dawn/Rhonda 1992
Malcolm X Betty Shabazz 1992
Innocent Blood US Attorney Sinclair / US Attorney Sinclair 1992
City of Hope Reesha 1991
Boyz 'N the Hood Reva Styles 1991
Kindergarten Cop Stewardess / Stewardess 1990
F/X TV Reporter / TV Reporter 1986
How Stella Got Her Groove Back Stella
Strange Days Lornette "Mace" Mason
Of Boys and Men
Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy Narrator
The Lazarus Child
Critters 4 Fran
Vampire in Brooklyn Rita
Panther Betty Shabazz / Betty Shabazz
Gospel Hill Sarah Malcolm

Worked With

Actor
Movie
Year
Shailene Woodley White Bird in a Blizzard 2014
Eva Green White Bird in a Blizzard 2014
Christopher Meloni White Bird in a Blizzard 2014
Thomas Jane White Bird in a Blizzard 2014
Gabourey Sidibe White Bird in a Blizzard 2014
Sheryl Lee White Bird in a Blizzard 2014
Forest Whitaker Black Nativity 2013
Tyrese Gibson Black Nativity 2013
Mary J. Blige Black Nativity 2013
Gerard Butler Olympus Has Fallen 2013
Aaron Eckhart Olympus Has Fallen 2013
Morgan Freeman Olympus Has Fallen 2013
Melissa Leo Olympus Has Fallen 2013
Ashley Judd Olympus Has Fallen 2013
Reese Witherspoon This Means War 2012
Chris Pine This Means War 2012
Tom Hardy This Means War 2012
Til Schweiger This Means War 2012
Chelsea Handler This Means War 2012
Ryan Reynolds Green Lantern 2011
Blake Lively Green Lantern 2011
Peter Sarsgaard Green Lantern 2011
Mark Strong Green Lantern 2011
Tim Robbins Green Lantern 2011
Jay O. Sanders Green Lantern 2011
Paula Patton Jumping the Broom 2011
Laz Alonso Jumping the Broom 2011
Loretta Devine Jumping the Broom 2011
Meagan Good Jumping the Broom 2011
Tasha Smith Jumping the Broom 2011
Derek Luke Notorious 2009
Jamal Woolard Notorious 2009
Anthony Mackie Notorious 2009
Antonique Smith Notorious 2009
Naturi Naughton Notorious 2009
Kate Beckinsale Nothing But the Truth 2008
Matt Dillon Nothing But the Truth 2008
Alan Alda Nothing But the Truth 2008
Vera Farmiga Nothing But the Truth 2008
David Schwimmer Nothing But the Truth 2008
Rick Fox Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns 2008
Margaret Avery Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns 2008
Frankie R. Faison Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns 2008
Jennifer Lewis Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns 2008
Lance Gross Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns 2008
Jordan Fry Meet the Robinsons 2007
Wesley Singerman Meet the Robinsons 2007
Tom Selleck Meet the Robinsons 2007
Harland Williams Meet the Robinsons 2007
Laurence Fishburne Akeelah and the Bee 2006
Keke Palmer Akeelah and the Bee 2006
Curtis Armstrong Akeelah and the Bee 2006
Tzi Ma Akeelah and the Bee 2006
Lee Thompson Young Akeelah and the Bee 2006
Bernie Mac Mr. 3000 2004
Brian J. White Mr. 3000 2004
Michael Rispoli Mr. 3000 2004
Ian Anthony Dale Mr. 3000 2004
Evan Jones Mr. 3000 2004
Bob Dylan Masked and Anonymous 2003
Jeff Bridges Masked and Anonymous 2003
Penélope Cruz Masked and Anonymous 2003
John Goodman Masked and Anonymous 2003
Jessica Lange Masked and Anonymous 2003
Luke Wilson Masked and Anonymous 2003
Edie Falco Sunshine State 2002
Jane Alexander Sunshine State 2002
James McDaniel Sunshine State 2002
Timothy Hutton Sunshine State 2002
Robert De Niro The Score 2001
Edward Norton The Score 2001
Marlon Brando The Score 2001
Danny Glover Boesman & Lena 2000
Joanna Lumley Whispers: An Elephant's Tale 2000
Anne Archer Whispers: An Elephant's Tale 2000
Debi Derryberry Whispers: An Elephant's Tale 2000
James Spader Supernova 2000
Robert Forster Supernova 2000
Lou Diamond Phillips Supernova 2000
Peter Facinelli Supernova 2000
Robin Tunney Supernova 2000
Meryl Streep Music of the Heart 1999
Aidan Quinn Music of the Heart 1999
Cloris Leachman Music of the Heart 1999
Josh Pais Music of the Heart 1999
Jodie Foster Contact 1997
Matthew McConaughey Contact 1997
James Woods Contact 1997
John Hurt Contact 1997
Tom Skerritt Contact 1997
William Fichtner Contact 1997
Whitney Houston Waiting to Exhale 1995
Lela Rochon Waiting to Exhale 1995
Gregory Hines Waiting to Exhale 1995
Dennis Haysbert Waiting to Exhale 1995
Vanessa Bell Calloway What's Love Got to Do with It? 1993
Jenifer Lewis What's Love Got to Do with It? 1993
Phyllis Stickney What's Love Got to Do with It? 1993
Khandi Alexander What's Love Got to Do with It? 1993
Mary McDonnell Passion Fish 1992
Alfre Woodard Passion Fish 1992
David Strathairn Passion Fish 1992
Vondie Curtis-Hall Passion Fish 1992
Nora Dunn Passion Fish 1992
Sheila Kelley Passion Fish 1992
Denzel Washington Malcolm X 1992
Spike Lee Malcolm X 1992
Delroy Lindo Malcolm X 1992
Albert Hall Malcolm X 1992
Anne Parillaud Innocent Blood 1992
Robert Loggia Innocent Blood 1992
Anthony LaPaglia Innocent Blood 1992
David Proval Innocent Blood 1992
Don Rickles Innocent Blood 1992
Chazz Palminteri Innocent Blood 1992
Vincent Spano City of Hope 1991
Joe Morton City of Hope 1991
Tony Lo Bianco City of Hope 1991
Anthony John Denison City of Hope 1991
John Sayles City of Hope 1991
Cuba Gooding, Jr. Boyz 'N the Hood 1991
Morris Chestnut Boyz 'N the Hood 1991
Ice Cube Boyz 'N the Hood 1991
Nia Long Boyz 'N the Hood 1991
Arnold Schwarzenegger Kindergarten Cop 1990
Penelope Ann Miller Kindergarten Cop 1990
Pamela Reed Kindergarten Cop 1990
Linda Hunt Kindergarten Cop 1990
Richard Tyson Kindergarten Cop 1990
Carroll Baker Kindergarten Cop 1990
Bryan Brown F/X 1986
Brian Dennehy F/X 1986
Diane Venora F/X 1986
Jerry Orbach F/X 1986
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