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


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

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

  • The Amateur
  • Sneaks
    Rolle: The Collector (voice)
  • Megalopolis
    Rolle: Fundi Romaine
  • Transformers One
    Rolle: Alpha Trion (voice)
  • Slingshot
    Rolle: Captain Franks
  • John Wick: Chapter 4
    Rolle: Bowery King
  • 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
  • Death to 2021
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
  • The Ice Road
    Rolle: Goldenrod
  • Under the Stadium Lights
    Rolle: Harold Christian
  • Death to 2020
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
  • Our Lady of 121st Street
    Rolle: Rooftop
  • 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
  • The Mule
    Rolle: Special Agent in Charge
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp
    Rolle: Dr. Bill Foster
  • Last Flag Flying
    Rolle: Reverend Richard Mueller
  • John Wick: Chapter 2
    Rolle: Bowery King
  • Passengers
    Rolle: Gus Mancuso
  • The Snowy Day
    Rolle: Narrator
  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
    Rolle: Perry White
  • Standoff
    Rolle: Sade
  • 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
  • Rudderless
    Rolle: Del
  • The Signal
    Rolle: Dr. Wallace Damon
  • And the Oscar Goes To...
    Rolle: Self (archive footage)
  • Ride Along
    Rolle: Omar
  • Khumba
    Rolle: Seko (voice)
  • Man of Steel
    Rolle: Perry White
  • The Colony
    Rolle: Briggs
  • Slavery by Another Name
    Rolle: Narrator
  • 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
  • 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
  • Armored
    Rolle: Baines
  • The Black List: Volume Two
    Rolle: Self
  • Days of Wrath
    Rolle: Mr. Stafford
  • Tortured
    Rolle: Archie Green
  • 21
    Rolle: Cole Williams
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • The Matrix Revolutions Revisited
    Rolle: Self
  • The Matrix Reloaded Revisited
    Rolle: Self
  • The Matrix Reloaded: Car Chase
    Rolle: Himself
  • The Matrix Recalibrated
    Rolle: Self
  • 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
  • The Matrix Revisited
    Rolle: Self - Morpheus
  • Spooge
    Rolle: Self
  • Osmosis Jones
    Rolle: Thrax (voice)
  • Once in the Life
    Rolle: 20 / 20 Mike
  • Sex and the Matrix
    Rolle: Morpheus (archive footage)
  • Michael Jordan to the Max
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
  • Making 'The Matrix'
    Rolle: Self
  • The Matrix
    Rolle: Morpheus
  • Welcome to Hollywood
    Rolle: Laurence Fishburne
  • Always Outnumbered
    Rolle: Socrates Fortlow
  • Black Hollywood
    Rolle: Self
  • Hoodlum
    Rolle: Bumpy Johnson
  • Event Horizon
    Rolle: Miller
  • Miss Evers' Boys
    Rolle: Caleb Humphries
  • Fled
    Rolle: Piper
  • 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
  • Searching for Bobby Fischer
    Rolle: Vinnie
  • What's Love Got to Do with It
    Rolle: Ike Turner
  • Deep Cover
    Rolle: Russell Stevens Jr. / John Hull
  • 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
  • Decoration Day
    Rolle: Michael Waring, DOD Man
  • Cadence
    Rolle: Roosevelt Stokes
  • King of New York
    Rolle: Jimmy Jump
  • Pee-wee's Playhouse Christmas Special
    Rolle: Cowboy Curtis
  • Red Heat
    Rolle: Lt. Stobbs
  • School Daze
    Rolle: Vaughn 'Dap' Dunlap
  • Cherry 2000
    Rolle: Glu Glu Lawyer
  • Gardens of Stone
    Rolle: Sgt. Flanagan
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
    Rolle: Max
  • Band of the Hand
    Rolle: Cream
  • Quicksilver
    Rolle: Voodoo
  • The Color Purple
    Rolle: Swain
  • The Cotton Club
    Rolle: Bumpy Rhodes
  • Rumble Fish
    Rolle: Midget
  • For Us, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers
    Rolle: Jimbo Collins
  • I Take These Men
    Rolle: Hank Johnson
  • Death Wish II
    Rolle: Cutter
  • Willie and Phil
    Rolle: High School Student
  • Apocalypse Now
    Rolle: Tyrone 'Clean' Miller
  • Fast Break
    Rolle: Street Kid
  • Cornbread, Earl and Me
    Rolle: Wilford Robinson
  • If You Give a Dance, You Gotta Pay the Band
    Rolle: Fish
  • Blacksmith
  • The Little Bedroom
  • Black Water Transit
    Rolle: Jack
  • The Blacksmith
  • Crimson Blues
    Rolle: Mills
  • The Astronaut
    Rolle: General William Harris