Laurence Fishburne

Laurence Fishburne

  • Born on
    • July 30th, 1961
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.

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Acting (84 Credits)

2022John Wick: Chapter 4 as Bowery King
2021The Ice Road as Goldenrod
2021MacGruber as General Barrett Fasoose
2020Death to 2020 as Narrator (voice)
2019John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum as Bowery King
2019Running with the Devil as The Man
2019Where'd You Go, Bernadette as Paul Jellinek
2018The Mule as Special Agent in Charge
2018Ant-Man and the Wasp as Dr. Bill Foster
2017Last Flag Flying as Reverend Richard Mueller
2017John Wick: Chapter 2 as Bowery King
2017Year Million as Narrator
2016Standoff as SadeWatch Free
2016Passengers as Gus Mancuso
2016Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice as Perry White
2016Roots as Alex Haley
2014The Signal as Dr. Wallace Damon
2014Rudderless as Del
2014Ride Along as Omar
2014And the Oscar Goes to...
2014black-ish as Pops Johnson
2013The Colony as Briggs
2013Khumba as Seko (voice)
2013Man of Steel as Perry White
2013Hannibal as Jack Crawford
2011Thurgood as Thurgood Marshall
2011Contagion as Ellis Cheever
2010Predators as Noland
2009Armored as Baines
2008Tortured as Archie Green
200821 as Cole Williams
2007Bobby Z as Tad GruzsaWatch Free
2007TMNT as Narrator (voice)
2007Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer as Norrin Radd / Silver Surfer (voice)
2006Five Fingers as Ahmat
2006Akeelah and the Bee as Dr. Larabee
2006Bobby as Edward RobinsonWatch Free
2006Mission: Impossible III as Theodore Brassel
2005Assault on Precinct 13 as Marion Bishop
2005Ashes and Snow as Narrator
2005Kiss Kiss Bang Bang as Bear in Genaros Beer Commercial (voice) (uncredited)
2003Biker Boyz as Smoke
2003The Soul of a Man as Narrator
2003The Matrix Reloaded as Morpheus
2003The Matrix Revolutions as Morpheus
2003Mystic River as Sergeant Whitey Powers
2001Osmosis Jones as Thrax (voice)
2000Once in the Life as 20 / 20 Mike
2000Michael Jordan to the Max as Narrator (voice)
1999The Matrix as Morpheus
1998Always Outnumbered as Socrates Fortlow
1998Welcome to Hollywood as Laurence Fishburne
1997Event Horizon as Captain Miller
1997Hoodlum as Bumpy Johnson
1997Miss Evers' Boys as Caleb Humphries
1996Fled as Piper
1995Bad Company as Nelson Crowe
1995Othello as Othello
1995The Tuskegee Airmen as Hannibal Lee
1995Just Cause as Sheriff Tanny Brown
1995Higher Learning as Professor Maurice Phipps
1993What's Love Got to Do with It as Ike Turner
1993Searching for Bobby Fischer as VinnieWatch Free
1992Deep Cover as Russell Stevens Jr. / John Hull
1991Boyz n the Hood as Jason 'Furious' Styles
1991Class Action as Nick Holbrook
1990King of New York as Jimmy JumpWatch Free
1990Cadence as Roosevelt Stokes
1990The Civil War as Various
1988School Daze as Vaughn 'Dap' Dunlap
1988Christmas at Pee-wee's Playhouse as Cowboy Curtis
1988Red Heat as Lt. Stobbs
1987Cherry 2000 as Glu Glu Lawyer
1987A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors as Max
1987Gardens of Stone as Sgt. Flanagan
1986Quicksilver as Voodoo
1986Band of the Hand as Cream
1985The Color Purple as Swain
1984The Cotton Club as Bumpy RhodesWatch Free
1983Rumble Fish as Midget
1982Death Wish II as Cutter
1979Apocalypse Now as Tyrone 'Clean' Miller
1979Fast Break as Street Kid
1975Cornbread, Earl and Me as Wilford Robinson

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