Laurence Fishburne

Laurence John Fishburne III (born July 30, 1961) is an American actor, playwright, producer, screenwriter, and film director. He is known for playing Morpheus in The Matrix trilogy, Jason "Furious" Styles in the 1991 drama film Boyz n the Hood and Tyrone "Mr. Clean" Miller in the 1979 war film Apocalypse Now. For his portrayal of Ike Turner in What's Love Got to Do With It, Fishburne was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor.

Birthday

July 30, 1961

Born In

Augusta, Georgia, USA

Height

6' 0"

Nationality

American

Filmography

2019John Wick: Chapter 3
2018Ant-Man and the Wasp
2017John Wick: Chapter 2
2017Last Flag Flying
2017Madiba
2017Year Million
2016Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
2016Passengers
2016Roots
2016Standoff
2015Rudderless
2014blackish
2014Ride Along
2014The Signal
2013Hannibal
2013Khumba
2013Man of Steel
2013The Colony
2011Contagion
2011Have a Little Faith
2011Thurgood
2010Predators
2009Armored
2009Black Water Transit
200821
2008Days of Wrath
2008Tortured
2007Bobby Z
2007Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer
2007TMNT
2006Akeelah and the Bee
2006Bobby
2006Five Fingers
2006Mission: Impossible III
2005Assault on Precinct 13
2003Biker Boyz
2003Mystic River
2003The Matrix Reloaded
2003The Matrix Revolutions
2001Apocalypse Now Redux
2001Osmosis Jones
2000CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000Michael Jordan to the Max
2000Once in the Life
1999The Matrix
1998Always Outnumbered
1997Event Horizon
1997Hoodlum
1997Miss Evers' Boys
1996Fled
1996Othello
1995Bad Company
1995Higher Learning
1995Just Cause
1995The Tuskegee Airmen
1993Searching for Bobby Fischer
1993What's Love Got to Do with It
1992Deep Cover
1991Boyz n the Hood
1991Cadence
1991Class Action
1991Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
1990Decoration Day
1990King of New York
1988Red Heat
1988School Daze
1987A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
1987Gardens of Stone
1986Band of the Hand
1986Quicksilver
1984The Cotton Club
1983Fast Break
1983Rumble Fish
1982Death Wish II
1980Willie & Phil
1979Apocalypse Now
1975Cornbread, Earl and Me

Awards and Nominations

2018blackishOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesNominated
2017blackishOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesNominated
2012ThurgoodOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or MiniseriesNominated
2011ThurgoodOutstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieNominated
2007BobbyOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureNominated
2004Mystic RiverOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureNominated
1997Miss Evers' BoysOutstanding Lead Actor for a Miniseries or SpecialNominated
1996The Tuskegee AirmenBest Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for TelevisionNominated
1996The Tuskegee AirmenOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or MiniseriesNominated
1996The Tuskegee AirmenOutstanding Lead Actor for a Miniseries or SpecialNominated
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