Laurence Fishburne

 

 

Laurence Fishburne

Augusta, Georgia, USA

Laurence John Fishburne III (born July 30, 1961) is 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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Movies

Apocalypse Now
Tyrone 'Clean' Miller
Rumble Fish
Midget
Mystic River
Sergeant Whitey Powers
The Matrix
Morpheus
The Matrix Reloaded
Morpheus
The Matrix Revolutions
Morpheus
Boyz n the Hood
Jason 'Furious' Styles
The Color Purple
Swain
Mission: Impossible III
Theodore Brassel
TMNT
Narrator (voice)
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
Max
4: Rise of the Silver Surfer
Norrin Radd / Silver Surfer (voice)
The Death and Life of Bobby Z
Tad Gruzsa
Bobby
Edward Robinson
Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
Himself
Armored
Baines
Quicksilver
Voodoo
Hoodlum
Bumpy Johnson
Five Fingers
Ahmat
21
Cole Williams
The Tuskegee Airmen
Hannibal Lee
Event Horizon
Captain Miller
Assault on Precinct 13
Marion Bishop
Biker Boyz
Smoke
Just Cause
Sheriff Tanny Brown
Osmosis Jones
Thrax (voice)
King of New York
Jimmy Jump
Always Outnumbered
Socrates Fortlow
Red Heat
Lt. Charlie Stobbs
Band of the Hand
Cream
Tortured
Archie Green
Predators
Noland
Gardens of Stone
Sgt. Flanagan
Bad Company
Nelson Crowe
Akeelah and the Bee
Dr. Larabee
Cadence
Roosevelt Stokes
Searching for Bobby Fischer
Vinnie
Death Wish II
Cutter
The Matrix Revisited
Himself / Morpheus
School Daze
Dap
Cornbread, Earl and Me
Wilford Robinson
What's Love Got to Do with It
Ike Turner
Cherry 2000
Glu Glu Lawyer
Once in the Life
20 / 20 Mike
Higher Learning
Professor Maurice Phipps
Othello
Othello
Contagion
Dr. Ellis Cheever
Fled
Piper
Man of Steel
Perry White
Thurgood
Thurgood Marshall
America's Game: 2002 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Narrator
Have a Little Faith
Henry Covington
Decoration Day
Michael Waring, DOD Man
The Soul of a Man
Narrator
Miss Evers' Boys
Caleb Humphries
A History of Sex
Himself
Behind the Action in 'Biker Boyz'
Himself
King: Man of Peace in a Time of War
Himself
Khumba
Seko (voice)
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Perry White
The Colony
Briggs
The Matrix Recalibrated
Himself
Rudderless
Del
The Signal
Dr. Wallace Damon
Untitled Superman Project
Perry White
Ride Along
Omar
For Us, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers
Jimbo Collins
Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special
No character defined
The Cotton Club
Bumpy Rhodes
Black Water Transit
Jack
The Snowy Day
Narrator
Standoff
Sade
August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand
No character defined
Passengers
Gus Mancuso
Michael Jordan to the Max
Narrator (voice)
The Making of 'Event Horizon'
No character defined
Last Flag Flying
Reverend Richard Mueller
John Wick: Chapter 2
The Bowler King
Class Action
Nick Holbrook
The Black List: Volume Two
Himself
Deep Cover
Russell Stevens Jr. / John Hull
Welcome to Hollywood
Laurence Fishburne
Where'd You Go, Bernadette?
No character defined
Ant-Man and the Wasp
Dr. Bill Foster / Goliath
The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry
No character defined
The Matrix: ASCII
Morpheus
A Man's Story
Himself
Willie and Phil
High School Student
John Wick: Chapter 3
The Bowler King
The Matrix Revolutions Revisited
Himself
Rappin' With The Rickster
No character defined
Running with the Devil
The Man
Ashes and Snow
Narrator

Tv

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
No character defined
CSI: Miami
No character defined
Miami Vice
No character defined
Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
No character defined
The View
No character defined
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
No character defined
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
No character defined
The Six O'Clock Follies
Robby Robinson
The Academy Awards
No character defined
Inside the Actors Studio
No character defined
M*A*S*H
No character defined
Spenser: For Hire
No character defined
Trapper John, M.D.
No character defined
House
No character defined
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
No character defined
Hill Street Blues
No character defined
The Equalizer
No character defined
MADtv
No character defined
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
No character defined
Pee-wee's Playhouse
No character defined
Hallmark Hall of Fame
No character defined
TriBeCa
No character defined
black-ish
Pops
Hannibal
Jack Crawford
The Muppets
Himself
Top Gear
No character defined
Elvis Mitchell: Under the Influence
Self
Year Million
Narrator
Madiba
Nelson Mandela
The Civil War
Various
Roots
Alex Haley
black-ish
Pops Johnson