Angela Bassett

Angela Bassett

American actress
Angela Evelyn Bassett is an American actress. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including three Black Reel Awards, a Golden Globe Award, seven NAACP Image Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award, in addition to a nomination for an Academy Award, and seven Primetime Emmy Awards.Wikipedia
BornAugust 16, 1958
HometownNew York City, U.S.
Net worth$25 million
Height5'4" (1.63m)
SpouseCourtney B. Vance (m 1997 - present)
ChildrenBronwyn Vance , Slater Vance
ParentsDaniel Benjamin Bassett , Betty Jane Bassett


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2019Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureBlack Panther (film)Winner
2015Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or MovieNominated
2014Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a MovieNominated
2014Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or MiniseriesBetty & CorettaNominated
2002Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or MovieThe Rosa Parks StoryNominated