Laurence Fishburne

Laurence John Fishburne III (born July 30, 1961) is an American actor and producer. He has been critically hailed for his forceful, militant, and authoritative characters in his films. He is known for playing Morpheus in the first three films of The Matrix series (1999–2003), Jason "Furious" Styles in the John Singleton drama film Boyz n the Hood (1991), Tyrone "Mr. Clean" Miller in Francis Ford Coppola's war film Apocalypse Now (1979), and "The Bowery King" in the John Wick film series (2017–present). For his portrayal of Ike Turner in What's Love Got to Do With It (1993), Fishburne was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor. 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 Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his performance in TriBeCa (1993). Fishburne 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. Other film credits of Fishburne include The Color Purple (1985), School Daze (1988), King of New York (1990), Deep Cover (1992), Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993), Event Horizon (1997), Mystic River (2003), Akeelah and the Bee (2006), Contagion (2011), Man of Steel (2013), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), and Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018). On television, he starred as Dr. Raymond Langston on the CBS crime drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2008–2011), as Special Agent Jack Crawford in the NBC thriller series Hannibal (2013–2015), and as Earl "Pops" Johnson in the ABC sitcom Black-ish (2014–present).

Geburtstag: 30.07.1961

Geburtsort: Augusta, Georgia, USA

homepage: http://www.laurence-fishburne.com

Anzahl der Filme, die wir schon mit Laurence Fishburne gesehen haben: 10

Anzahl aller Filme, in denen Laurence Fishburne mitgespielt hat: 136

2025
  • The Amateur
    Rolle:
  • Sneaks
    Rolle: The Collector (voice)
2024
  • Megalopolis
    Rolle: Fundi Romaine
  • Transformers One
    Rolle: Alpha Trion (voice)
  • Slingshot
    Rolle: Captain Franks
2023
  • John Wick: Chapter 4
    Rolle: Bowery King
2022
  • Bonnie
    Rolle: Self
  • The School for Good and Evil
    Rolle: School Master
  • Is That Black Enough for You?!?
    Rolle: Self
  • black-ish: A Celebration – An ABC News Special
    Rolle: Self
  • All the Old Knives
    Rolle: Vick Wallinger
2021
  • Death to 2021
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
  • The Ice Road
    Rolle: Goldenrod
  • Under the Stadium Lights
    Rolle: Harold Christian
2020
  • Death to 2020
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
  • Our Lady of 121st Street
    Rolle: Rooftop
2019
  • Imprisoned
    Rolle: Daniel Calvin
  • Running with the Devil
    Rolle: The Man
  • Where'd You Go, Bernadette
    Rolle: Paul Jellinek
  • John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum
    Rolle: Bowery King
2018
  • The Mule
    Rolle: Special Agent in Charge
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp
    Rolle: Dr. Bill Foster
2017
  • Last Flag Flying
    Rolle: Reverend Richard Mueller
  • John Wick: Chapter 2
    Rolle: Bowery King
2016
  • Passengers
    Rolle: Gus Mancuso
  • The Snowy Day
    Rolle: Narrator
  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
    Rolle: Perry White
  • Standoff
    Rolle: Sade
2015
  • Getting the Old Scent Again: Reimagining Red Dragon
    Rolle: Self
  • Sean Connery: In His Own Words
    Rolle: Self
  • August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand
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2014
  • Rudderless
    Rolle: Del
  • The Signal
    Rolle: Dr. Wallace Damon
  • And the Oscar Goes To...
    Rolle: Self (archive footage)
  • Ride Along
    Rolle: Omar
2013
  • Khumba
    Rolle: Seko (voice)
  • Man of Steel
    Rolle: Perry White
  • The Colony
    Rolle: Briggs
2012
  • Slavery by Another Name
    Rolle: Narrator
2011
  • Have a Little Faith
    Rolle: Henry Covington
  • A Man's Story
    Rolle: Self
  • Contagion
    Rolle: Ellis Cheever
  • The Enduring Significance of 'Boyz n the Hood'
    Rolle: Self
  • Thurgood
    Rolle: Thurgood Marshall
2010
  • Predators: The Chosen
    Rolle: Noland
  • Predators: Moments of Extraction
    Rolle: Noland (Voice)
  • Predators
    Rolle: Noland
  • Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy
    Rolle: Self (archive footage)
  • Rappin' With The Rickster
    Rolle: Self
2009
  • Armored
    Rolle: Baines
  • The Black List: Volume Two
    Rolle: Self
2008
  • Days of Wrath
    Rolle: Mr. Stafford
  • Tortured
    Rolle: Archie Green
  • 21
    Rolle: Cole Williams
2007
  • The Death and Life of Bobby Z
    Rolle: Tad Gruzsa
  • Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
    Rolle: Norrin Radd / Silver Surfer (voice)
  • TMNT
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
  • King: Man of Peace in a Time of War
    Rolle: Self
2006
  • Bobby
    Rolle: Edward Robinson
  • Five Fingers
    Rolle: Ahmat
  • Akeelah and the Bee
    Rolle: Dr. Larabee
  • Mission: Impossible III
    Rolle: Theodore Brassel
  • The Making of 'Event Horizon'
    Rolle: Self
2005
  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
    Rolle: Bear in Genaros Beer Commercial (voice) (uncredited)
  • Ashes and Snow
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
  • Assault on Precinct 13
    Rolle: Marion Bishop
2004
  • The Matrix Revolutions Revisited
    Rolle: Self
  • The Matrix Reloaded Revisited
    Rolle: Self
  • The Matrix Reloaded: Car Chase
    Rolle: Himself
  • The Matrix Recalibrated
    Rolle: Self
2003
  • The Matrix Revolutions
    Rolle: Morpheus
  • The Matrix Reloaded: Pre-Load
    Rolle: Self
  • Mystic River
    Rolle: Whitey Powers
  • Friendly Fire: Making of an Urban Legend
    Rolle: Self
  • Dorothy Dandridge: An American Beauty
    Rolle: Self
  • The Soul of a Man
    Rolle: Self - Narrator
  • The Matrix Reloaded
    Rolle: Morpheus
  • MTV Reloaded
    Rolle: Morpheus (archive footage)
  • Biker Boyz
    Rolle: Smoke
  • Behind the Action in 'Biker Boyz'
    Rolle: Self
  • A History of Sex
    Rolle: Self
2001
  • The Matrix Revisited
    Rolle: Self - Morpheus
  • Spooge
    Rolle: Self
  • Osmosis Jones
    Rolle: Thrax (voice)
2000
  • Once in the Life
    Rolle: 20 / 20 Mike
  • Sex and the Matrix
    Rolle: Morpheus (archive footage)
  • Michael Jordan to the Max
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
1999
  • Making 'The Matrix'
    Rolle: Self
  • The Matrix
    Rolle: Morpheus
1998
  • Welcome to Hollywood
    Rolle: Laurence Fishburne
  • Always Outnumbered
    Rolle: Socrates Fortlow
1997
  • Black Hollywood
    Rolle: Self
  • Hoodlum
    Rolle: Bumpy Johnson
  • Event Horizon
    Rolle: Miller
  • Miss Evers' Boys
    Rolle: Caleb Humphries
1996
  • Fled
    Rolle: Piper
1995
  • Othello
    Rolle: Othello
  • The Tuskegee Airmen
    Rolle: Hannibal Lee
  • Just Cause
    Rolle: Sheriff Tanny Brown
  • Bad Company
    Rolle: Nelson Crowe
  • Higher Learning
    Rolle: Professor Maurice Phipps
1993
  • Searching for Bobby Fischer
    Rolle: Vinnie
  • What's Love Got to Do with It
    Rolle: Ike Turner
1992
  • Deep Cover
    Rolle: Russell Stevens Jr. / John Hull
1991
  • Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
    Rolle: Self
  • Boyz n the Hood
    Rolle: Jason 'Furious' Styles
  • Class Action
    Rolle: Nick Holbrook
  • The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry
    Rolle: Self
1990
  • Decoration Day
    Rolle: Michael Waring, DOD Man
  • Cadence
    Rolle: Roosevelt Stokes
  • King of New York
    Rolle: Jimmy Jump
1988
  • Pee-wee's Playhouse Christmas Special
    Rolle: Cowboy Curtis
  • Red Heat
    Rolle: Lt. Stobbs
  • School Daze
    Rolle: Vaughn 'Dap' Dunlap
1987
  • Cherry 2000
    Rolle: Glu Glu Lawyer
  • Gardens of Stone
    Rolle: Sgt. Flanagan
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
    Rolle: Max
1986
  • Band of the Hand
    Rolle: Cream
  • Quicksilver
    Rolle: Voodoo
1985
  • The Color Purple
    Rolle: Swain
1984
  • The Cotton Club
    Rolle: Bumpy Rhodes
1983
  • Rumble Fish
    Rolle: Midget
  • For Us, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers
    Rolle: Jimbo Collins
  • I Take These Men
    Rolle: Hank Johnson
1982
  • Death Wish II
    Rolle: Cutter
1980
  • Willie and Phil
    Rolle: High School Student
1979
  • Apocalypse Now
    Rolle: Tyrone 'Clean' Miller
  • Fast Break
    Rolle: Street Kid
1975
  • Cornbread, Earl and Me
    Rolle: Wilford Robinson
1972
  • If You Give a Dance, You Gotta Pay the Band
    Rolle: Fish
  • Blacksmith
    Rolle:
  • The Little Bedroom
    Rolle:
  • Black Water Transit
    Rolle: Jack
  • The Blacksmith
    Rolle:
  • Crimson Blues
    Rolle: Mills
  • The Astronaut
    Rolle: General William Harris