Augusta, Georgia, United States
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The Matrix Trilogy.
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Laurence John Fishburne III (born 30 July 1961) is an Academy Award-nominated and Tony Award-winning American actor of screen and stage, as well as a playwright, director, and producer. He is perhaps best known for his role as Morpheus in the Matrix science fiction film trilogy, and for his portrayal of singer-musician Ike Turner in the Tina Turner biopic What`s Love Got to Do With It. Currently, he stars as Dr. Raymond Langston on the long-running CBS crime drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Fishburne married actress Hajna Moss in 1985, in Ethiopia. They have two children together: a son, Langston, born in 1987, and a daughter, Montana, born in 1991. Fishburne and Moss divorced sometime in the mid 1990s. Fishburne is now married to actress Gina Torres, whom he wed on September 20, 2002, they have a child named JC Boaz, they live in New Rochelle, New York. They have a daughter, Delilah, born June 2007. He also maintains a residence in New York City, in the Castle Village section of Washington Heights. Fishburne is a big fan of Paulo Coelho and plans to produce a movie based on the novel The Alchemist.
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Hollywood High School, Hollywood,Los Angeles, California, United States (1980)
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Laurence Fishburne III
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Laurence John Fishburne III (born July 30, 1961) is an American actor, playwright, director, and producer. He is best known for his roles as Morpheus in the Matrix science fiction film trilogy, Clean in Apocalypse Now, Cowboy Curtis on the television show Pee-wee's Playhouse, Ike Turner in the Tina Turner biopic What's Love Got to Do With It and as Furious Styles in Boyz n the Hood. 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 adaptation of the Shakespeare play. He 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).
Actor, Producer, Director, Playwright.
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