Angela Bassett

Biography: Angela Bassett is an American actress born in New York City on August 16, 1958. Though born in New York City, she grew up in St. Petersburg, Florida. A high school teacher of Bassett's encouraged her to apply to Yale and she got a scholarship, and ended up spending 7 years there that include 3 post grad years studying drama. Her first appearance was in a small role in the cult favorite "F/X." Her break-through role was playing Tina Tuner, who she had never seen perform before taking the role.

Angela Bassett's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 51
Highest Metascore: 73 Boyz n the Hood
Lowest Metascore: 19 Supernova
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 23
  2. Negative: 6 out of 23
23 movie reviews

Oh, dear. I have nothing to list!