Angela Bassett

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  • Birth Name: Angela Evelyn Bassett
  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/16/1958, Leo
  • Profession: Actor; producer
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American Horror Story Adds Fargo’s John Carroll Lynch as Freak Show Villain

John Carroll Lynch has joined the cast of American Horror Story to play the villain in Freak Show, the upcoming fourth installment of FX's anthology series.

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Whitney Houston's Mother Is Upset Over Lifetime's Upcoming Biopic: "Let Her Rest"

Whitney Houston's mother has expressed that the Houston family is not supporting Lifetime's upcoming biopic about the late singer, which stars Yaya DaCosta.

Currently titled Whitney Houston, the movie will focus on...read more

Wes Bentley Joins American Horror Story: Freak Show

From American Beauty to American Horror Story!

Wes Bentley has joined the cast of Freak Show, the fourth installment in FX's horror series, TVGuide.com has confirmed. read more

Videos

Jumping The Broom: Featurette
Jumping The Broom: What Are They Like?
Green Lantern: Did You Use Your Wingma
Notorious

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Olympus Has Fallen
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Black Nativity
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Olympus Has Fallen
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Black Nativity [HD]

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The Seven Wonders
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Go to Hell
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Protect the Coven
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The Magical Delights of Stevie Nicks

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Credits

Year Title Description
2013 Black Nativity Movie, Actor - Aretha Cobbs
2013 Christmas in Harlem TV Show Series, Appearing
2013 American Horror Story TV Show Series, Actor - Marie Laveau
2013 BET Awards 2013 TV Show Series, Appearing
2013 Olympus Has Fallen Movie, Actor

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Disney Channel Star Zendaya to Portray Aaliyah in Lifetime Biopic

Back when Beyoncé was still just a child of destiny, Aaliyah was burning up the music charts and lighting up movie screens in films like Romeo Must Die. And now, 13 years after her tragic death in a plane crash at the age of 22, she's finally getting the biopic treatment. 

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Top Model's Yaya DaCosta to Play Whitney Houston in Lifetime Biopic

Yaya DaCosta has landed the lead role in Lifetime's Whitney Houston biopic, TVLine reports.

Currently titled Whitney Houston, the movie will focus on... read more

Angela Bassett to Direct Whitney Houston Movie for Lifetime

The late Whitney Houston is getting the biopic treatment over at Lifetime, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Oscar nominee Angela Bassett, who starred opposite Houston in 1995's  Waiting to Exhale, will direct the film, currently titled Whitney Houston. The movie will focus on the relationship between the singer and her ex-husband Bobby Brown from the time they met through the dissolution of their tumultuous marriage.

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Michael Chiklis Joins American Horror Story: Freak Show

Michael Chiklis has joined the cast of American Horror Story: Freak Show. Chiklis surprised Horror Story fans by joining the cast on stage during Friday's PaleyFest panel.

"[This is] somebody who I have loved for many, many years and courted for many, many years and we finally found the right role for him," executive producer Ryan Murphy said before the actor came out on stage. "He's playing... read more

American Horror Story Season 4 Title Revealed

Get ready for American Horror Story: Freak Show!

After a writer revealed last week that the fourth season would take place at a carnival, creator Ryan Murphy tweeted the official name of the next installment on Monday. 

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