Birthday: 16th August
Angela Bassett is an American actress. Known for her work in film and television since the late 1980s, she has received various accolades, including two Golden Globe Awards, in addition to nominations for two Academy Awards and seven Primetime Emmy Awards.
Bassett had her breakthrough portraying singer Tina Turner in the biopic What's Love Got to Do with It (1993), which won her a Golden Globe Award and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. This led to roles suchin Green Lantern (2011) and Music of the Heart (1999). She has also played Queen Ramonda in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Black Panther (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019), and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (2022). For the latter, she won a Golden Globe Award and has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and more importantly, for a Mix Up Theatre Movie Award!
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WATCH ANGELA BASSETT THIS WEEK...
British Academy Film Awards
Sunday 19th February, BBC1, 7:00pm
Bassett is nominated for a BAFTA at tonight's ceremony for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Wendell & Wild (2022)
Black Panther (2018)
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
ON AMAZON PRIME
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
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