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

Average career score: 71
Highest Metascore: 80 ER: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 62 American Horror Story: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Alias: Season 3 Sep 28, 2003 Hayden Chase 8.3
62 American Horror Story: Season 1 Oct 5, 2011 Desiree Dupree / Marie Laveau 8.1
80 ER: Season 1 Sep 22, 1994 Dr. Cate Banfield 7.8
tbd Alias: Season 4 Jan 5, 2005 CIA Director Hayden Chase 7.8