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Birth Name: Laurence John Fishburne III

Birth Place: Augusta, GA

Profession: Actor, Producer

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Laurence Fishburne as Nelson Mandela, Madiba

Madiba's Laurence Fishburne Reveals How He Prepared to Play Nelson Mandela

In Madiba, BET's three-part mini-series based on autobiographies of Nelson Mandela, Laurence Fishburne undertakes the gigantic task of portraying Mandela, one of the most revered public figures of all time. The series' name itself, with roots going b… Read more

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The Civil War and Its Legacy
02:58 — Historians and experts look at the role of slavery in the Civil War and its effect on the U.S. from Reconstruction through the present day.
The System of American Slavery
02:43 — Historians and experts examine the American system of racialized slavery and the hypocrisy it relied on to function.
Failed Promises
03:15 — Though the Emancipation Proclamation signaled the end of slavery, freedom remained elusive.
Mystic River
Three friends who grew up in working-class Boston drift apart after a terrible tragedy. Years later, brutal events reconnect them. Jimmy's 19-year-old (more…)

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Wed Mar 1 11:00pm
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice HBO2

Batman and Superman clash over differing philosophies about what kind of heroism is needed to protect the world, while the public they're defending is becoming increasingly mindful of the damage that superheroes and masked vigilantes cause. However, the du (more…)

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Thu Mar 2 1:35am
Mystic River HBO2

Childhood friends Jimmy, Sean and Dave are reunited by a tragedy involving one of their children. As homicide detective Sean investigates, Jimmy enlists his relatives to launch their own inquiry. Later, suspicions fall on Jimmy and Sean's old friend Dave (more…)

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Fri Mar 3 6:30am
Akeelah and the Bee SHO

An underachieving young student (Keke Palmer) from inner-city L.A. makes the grade as a national spelling-bee competitor in this uplifting charmer. Laurence Fishburne costars as her coach. Angela Bassett, Curtis Armstrong. Written and directed by Doug Atch (more…)

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Orlando Jones Wants to Do a Sleepy Hollow-Supernatural Spin-Off with Misha Collins

Could Capt. Frank Irving and Castiel exterminate demons together?

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Black-ish Creator: "I'm So Tired of Talking About Diversity"

A panel at the Television Critics Association got tense.

Laurence Fishburne
Laurence Fishburne to Star in Roots Remake

The Hannibal star will play Alex Haley

Mads Mikkelsen, <em>Hannibal</em>
Hannibal Returns With a Fresh Start — But It's Delicious as Ever

Why can't Hannibal let Will go?

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This Meaty Behind-the-Scenes Look at Hannibal Season 3 Will Make You Drool

Get a juicy, meaty, in-depth look at the new season

Sleepy Hollow
Ask Matt: Black-ish, The Middle, Anarchy Music, The Voice, The Knick, and More

Send questions and comments to askmatt@tvguidemagazine.com and follow me on Twitter! Question: OMG!…

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  • Birth Name: Laurence John Fishburne III
  • Birth Place: Augusta, GA
  • Profession: Actor, Producer

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