Laurence Fishburne
Date of Birth
Jul 30, 1961
Birth Place:
Augusta, GA

Biography

Dramatic actor Laurence Fishburne gained widespread acclaim and an Oscar nomination for his gripping performance as the Svengali-like Ike Turner in the Tina Turner biopic What's Love Got to Do With It (1993) and went on to rack up an impressive string of credits playing leads and supporting roles on stage, screen, and television. Born in Augusta, GA, the sole child of a corrections officer and an...