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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.


John Wick: Chapter 4 – Hagakure Bowery King 2022-05-25
The Ice Road Goldenrod 2021-06-24
Under the Stadium Lights Harold Christian 2021-06-04
Death to 2020 Narrator (voice) 2020-12-27
Our Lady of 121st Street Rooftop 2020-05-23
Imprisoned Daniel Calvin 2019-09-12
Running with the Devil The Man 2019-08-29
John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum Bowery King 2019-05-15
Where'd You Go, Bernadette Paul Jellinek 2019-08-16
Ant-Man and the Wasp Dr. Bill Foster 2018-07-04
The Mule Special Agent in Charge 2018-12-14
John Wick: Chapter 2 Bowery King 2017-02-08
Last Flag Flying Reverend Richard Mueller 2017-11-03
Standoff Sade 2016-01-04
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Perry White 2016-03-23
The Snowy Day Narrator 2016-11-25
Passengers Gus Mancuso 2016-12-21
Sean Connery: In His Own Words 2015-08-18
August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand 2015-02-20
And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-01
The Signal Dr. Wallace Damon 2014-03-15
Rudderless Del 2014-10-17
Ride Along Omar 2014-01-07
Man of Steel Perry White 2013-06-12
Khumba Seko (voice) 2013-07-18
The Colony Briggs 2013-04-12
Slavery by Another Name Narrator 2012-02-11
A Man's Story Self 2011-10-08
Contagion Ellis Cheever 2011-09-08
The Enduring Significance of Boyz n the Hood 2011-07-19
Have a Little Faith Henry Covington 2011-11-27
Thurgood Thurgood Marshall 2011-02-24
Predators Noland 2010-07-03
Predators: The Chosen Noland 2010-10-19
Predators: Moments of Extraction Noland (Voice) 2010-10-19
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (archival footage) 2010-05-04
Rappin' With The Rickster 2010-01-01
Black Water Transit Jack 2009-05-13
Armored Baines 2009-12-04
The Black List: Volume Two Himself 2009-02-26
21 Cole Williams 2008-03-27
Tortured Archie Green 2008-09-10
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Norrin Radd / Silver Surfer (voice) 2007-06-13
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
Akeelah and the Bee Dr. Larabee 2006-04-28
Bobby Edward Robinson 2006-09-05
Mission: Impossible III Theodore Brassel 2006-05-03
The Making of 'Event Horizon' 2006-04-18
Five Fingers Ahmat 2006-05-01
Ashes and Snow Narrator 2005-03-05
Assault on Precinct 13 Marion Bishop 2005-01-19
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Bear in Genaros Beer Commercial (voice) (uncredited) 2005-09-05
The Matrix Reloaded Revisited Himself 2004-12-07
The Matrix Reloaded: Car Chase Himself 2004-12-07
The Matrix Revolutions Revisited Himself 2004-12-07
The Matrix Recalibrated Self 2004-04-06
The Matrix Reloaded Morpheus 2003-05-15
The Matrix Revolutions Morpheus 2003-11-05
Dorothy Dandridge: An American Beauty Himself 2003-06-24
Behind the Action in 'Biker Boyz' Self 2003-01-30
MTV Reloaded Morpheus (archive footage) 2003-05-13
Biker Boyz Smoke 2003-01-31
The Soul of a Man Self - Narrator 2003-05-16
A History of Sex Himself 2003-01-14
The Matrix Reloaded: Pre-Load Self 2003-10-14
Mystic River Sergeant Whitey Powers 2003-01-01
Friendly Fire: Making of an Urban Legend 2003-09-02
Osmosis Jones Thrax (voice) 2001-08-10
The Matrix Revisited Himself / Morpheus 2001-11-19
Once in the Life 20 / 20 Mike 2000-10-27
Michael Jordan to the Max Narrator (voice) 2000-05-05
Making 'The Matrix' Himself 1999-09-21
The Matrix Morpheus 1999-03-30
Always Outnumbered Socrates Fortlow 1998-03-21
Welcome to Hollywood Laurence Fishburne 1998-10-01
Event Horizon Captain Miller 1997-08-15
Miss Evers' Boys Caleb Humphries 1997-02-22
Hoodlum Bumpy Johnson 1997-08-27
Fled Piper 1996-07-19
Just Cause Sheriff Tanny Brown 1995-02-17
Bad Company Nelson Crowe 1995-01-20
The Tuskegee Airmen Hannibal Lee 1995-08-25
Higher Learning Professor Maurice Phipps 1995-01-11
Othello Othello 1995-12-15
What's Love Got To Do With It Ike Turner 1993-06-09
Searching for Bobby Fischer Vinnie 1993-08-13
Deep Cover Russell Stevens Jr. / John Hull 1992-04-15
Boyz n the Hood Jason 'Furious' Styles 1991-07-12
The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry 1991-01-01
Class Action Nick Holbrook 1991-03-15
Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse Himself 1991-09-06
Decoration Day Michael Waring, DOD Man 1990-12-02
Cadence Roosevelt Stokes 1990-11-16
King of New York Jimmy Jump 1990-07-18
School Daze Vaughn 'Dap' Dunlap 1988-02-12
Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse Cowboy Curtis 1988-12-25
Red Heat Lt. Stobbs 1988-06-17
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Max 1987-02-27
Gardens of Stone Sgt. Flanagan 1987-05-05
Cherry 2000 Glu Glu Lawyer 1987-11-10
Quicksilver Voodoo 1986-02-14
Band of the Hand Cream 1986-04-11
The Color Purple Swain 1985-12-18
The Cotton Club Bumpy Rhodes 1984-12-14
I Take These Men Hank Johnson 1983-01-05
For Us, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers Jimbo Collins 1983-03-22
Rumble Fish Midget 1983-10-20
Death Wish II Cutter 1982-02-20
Willie and Phil High School Student 1980-08-15
Fast Break Street Kid 1979-03-02
Apocalypse Now Tyrone 'Clean' Miller 1979-08-15
Cornbread, Earl and Me Wilford Robinson 1975-05-21
If You Give a Dance, You Gotta Pay the Band Fish 1972-12-19
Crimson Blues Mills
The Blacksmith
The School for Good and Evil The Schoolmaster
All the Old Knives
Bonnie Self