- Personal and Professional life
- Brief Introduction
- Career and Education
- Parents, Family life
- Relationships Status
- Net worth and Salary
- Wiki, Achievements, and Facts
Angela Evelyn Bassett is an American actress. She is best known for her roles in various movies including What's Love Got to Do with It, Malcolm X, Panther, The Jacksons: An American Dream, Notorious, and Betty & Coretta.
Personal and Professional life
Angela Bassett was born on 16 August 1958. She was born in New York City and grew up in Harlem. She began her acting career in 1985 and received huge success in the 1990s. Her success continued to the 2000s and the 2010s and she has starred in numerous movies to the date.
Name: Angela Bassett
Age: 60 years old
Birth Date: 16 August 1958
Zodiac sign: Leo
Birth Place: New York City, the United States
Height: 5 feet 4 inches
Weight: 60 kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark brown
Net worth: $1.5 million
Spouse: Courtney B. Vance
Children: Slater Josiah and Bronwyn Golden
Career and Education
Angela Bassett age was around 27 years when she made her acting debut in the television show, Search for Tomorrow. She received huge recognition after starring in the 1993’s movie, What's Love Got to Do with It. Since then she has been cast in several movies and television shows including The Score, Akeelah, and the Bee, Meet the Browns, Jumping the Broom, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Music of the Heart, The Rosa Parks Story, and American Horror Story. She recently starred in the movie, Black Panther, and Mission: Impossible – Fallout, and plays the lead role of Sergeant Athena Grant in the show, 9-1-1. According to Angela Bassett wiki page, she studied arts at the Yale University after finishing high school.
Parents, Family life
Angela Bassett wiki page mentions her father’s name as Daniel Benjamin Bassett and her mother’s name as Betty Jane. She is of American nationality and belongs to the African-American nationality. Angela Bassett sister is only 22 months younger than her. The name of her younger sister is D'nette. Her parents sent her to live with her aunt after her sister got born. Later her parents got separated and Angela Bassett sister and she were brought by their civil servant mother.
Angela Bassett married her husband Courtney B. Vance in 1997. He also works as an actor. Angela Bassett married life has been blessed with two children. The couple gave birth to twins through a surrogate mother. Angela Bassett kids are named Slater Josiah and Bronwyn Golden.
Net worth and Salary
Angela Bassett net worth is known to be high from her successful acting career. She has amassed a huge wealth from her appearances on various movies and television shows. Angela Bassett husband also brings in a huge sum of money into the family from his acting career. She has also earned a good sum of money through product endorsement deals. Angela Bassett net worth is currently estimated to be $20 million. The income from her future roles is surely going to increase this figure. Angela Bassett husband and her kids live a good lifestyle, thanks to her huge bank balance.
Wiki, Achievements, and Facts
Angela Bassett height is 5 feet 4 inches and her weight is around 60 kg. Her hair color is black and the color of her eyes is dark brown. Angela Bassett age is currently 60 years.
Angela Bassett has received various awards nominations throughout her career, among which she has won various. She won the 1994 Golden Globe Awards for her performance in the movie, What's Love Got to Do with It and was nominated for an Academy Awards for the same role. She won the 1996 Saturn Awards for her role in the movie, Strange Days and the 2003 Black Reel Awards for her performance in the movie, Sunshine State. Angela Bassett kids can be seen on her social media posts. She has more than 1.5 million Instagram followers and more than 454 thousand Twitter followers. Similarly, her Facebook page enjoys more than 1.6 million likes. Angela Bassett bio can be found on various other social media sites as well.