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Laurence Fishburne

1961-07-30 Augusta, Georgia, USA

Image of Laurence Fishburne


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.


The Ice Road 2021-12-31
John Wick: Chapter 4 Bowery King 2021-05-21
John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum Bowery King 2019-05-15
Where'd You Go, Bernadette Paul Jellinek 2019-08-16
Imprisoned Daniel Calvin 2019-09-12
Running with the Devil The Man 2019-08-29
The Mule Special Agent in Charge 2018-12-14
Ant-Man and the Wasp Dr. Bill Foster 2018-07-04
John Wick: Chapter 2 Bowery King 2017-02-08
Last Flag Flying Reverend Richard Mueller 2017-11-03
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Perry White 2016-03-23
Passengers Gus Mancuso 2016-12-21
Standoff Sade 2016-01-04
The Snowy Day Narrator 2016-11-25
August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand 2015-02-20
Rudderless Del 2014-10-17
And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-02
The Signal Dr. Wallace Damon 2014-03-15
Ride Along Omar 2014-01-07
Khumba Seko (voice) 2013-07-18
Man of Steel Perry White 2013-06-12
The Colony Briggs 2013-04-12
America's Game: 2002 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Narrator 2012-11-26
Contagion Ellis Cheever 2011-09-08
A Man's Story Himself 2011-10-08
Have a Little Faith Henry Covington 2011-11-27
The Enduring Significance of Boyz n the Hood 2011-07-19
Thurgood Thurgood Marshall 2011-02-24
Rappin' With The Rickster 2010-01-01
Predators Noland 2010-07-03
Armored Baines 2009-12-04
Black Water Transit Jack 2009-05-13
The Black List: Volume Two Himself 2009-02-26
Tortured Archie Green 2008-09-10
21 Cole Williams 2008-03-27
TMNT Narrator (voice) 2007-03-23
The Death and Life of Bobby Z Tad Gruzsa 2007-07-23
King: Man of Peace in a Time of War Himself 2007-01-16
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Norrin Radd / Silver Surfer (voice) 2007-06-13
The Making of 'Event Horizon' 2006-04-18
Bobby Edward Robinson 2006-09-05
Five Fingers Ahmat 2006-05-01
Mission: Impossible III Theodore Brassel 2006-05-03
Akeelah and the Bee Dr. Larabee 2006-04-28
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Bear in Genaros Beer Commercial (voice) 2005-09-05
Ashes and Snow Narrator 2005-03-05
Assault on Precinct 13 Marion Bishop 2005-01-19
The Matrix Reloaded Revisited Himself 2004-12-07
The Matrix Recalibrated Himself 2004-04-06
The Matrix Revolutions Revisited Himself 2004-12-07
Friendly Fire: Making of an Urban Legend 2003-09-02
Dorothy Dandridge: An American Beauty Himself 2003-06-24
MTV Reloaded Morpheus (archive footage) 2003-05-13
Mystic River Sergeant Whitey Powers 2003-10-07
The Matrix Revolutions Morpheus 2003-11-03
A History of Sex Himself 2003-01-14
The Matrix Reloaded Morpheus 2003-05-15
Behind the Action in 'Biker Boyz' Himself 2003-01-30
Biker Boyz Smoke 2003-01-31
The Soul of a Man Narrator 2003-05-16
The Matrix Revisited Himself / Morpheus 2001-11-19
Osmosis Jones Thrax (voice) 2001-08-07
Michael Jordan to the Max Narrator (voice) 2000-05-05
Once in the Life 20 / 20 Mike 2000-10-27
The Matrix Morpheus 1999-03-30
Welcome to Hollywood Laurence Fishburne 1998-10-01
Always Outnumbered Socrates Fortlow 1998-03-21
Miss Evers' Boys Caleb Humphries 1997-02-22
Event Horizon Captain Miller 1997-08-15
Hoodlum Bumpy Johnson 1997-08-27
Fled Piper 1996-07-19
Just Cause Sheriff Tanny Brown 1995-02-17
Othello Othello 1995-12-15
Bad Company Nelson Crowe 1995-01-20
Higher Learning Professor Maurice Phipps 1995-01-11
The Tuskegee Airmen Hannibal Lee 1995-08-25
Searching for Bobby Fischer Vinnie 1993-08-13
What's Love Got to Do with It Ike Turner 1993-06-09
Deep Cover Russell Stevens Jr. / John Hull 1992-04-15
The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry 1991-01-01
Class Action Nick Holbrook 1991-03-15
Boyz n the Hood Jason 'Furious' Styles 1991-07-12
Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse Himself 1991-09-06
King of New York Jimmy Jump 1990-07-18
Decoration Day Michael Waring, DOD Man 1990-12-02
Cadence Roosevelt Stokes 1990-11-16
School Daze Dap 1988-02-12
Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special 1988-12-25
Red Heat Lt. Charlie Stobbs 1988-06-17
Cherry 2000 Glu Glu Lawyer 1987-11-12
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Max 1987-02-27
Gardens of Stone Sgt. Flanagan 1987-05-05
Band of the Hand Cream 1986-04-11
Quicksilver Voodoo 1986-02-14
The Color Purple Swain 1985-12-18
The Cotton Club Bumpy Rhodes 1984-12-14
I Take These Men Hank Johnson 1983-01-05
Rumble Fish Midget 1983-10-20
Death Wish II Cutter 1982-02-20
For Us, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers Jimbo Collins 1982-01-01
Willie and Phil High School Student 1980-08-15
Apocalypse Now Tyrone 'Clean' Miller 1979-08-15
Fast Break Street Kid 1979-03-02
Cornbread, Earl and Me Wilford Robinson 1975-05-21