Critically hailed for his forceful, militant, authoritarian roles, Laurence Fishburne, who is sometimes mistaken for another tall, gap-toothed, mercurial, immensely talented African-American actor, Samuel L. Jackson, came out of the black theater in New York. Born in Augusta, Georgia, on July 30, 1961...See full bio »
1997The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
Himself - Winner: Best Made for Television Movie, Nominee: Best Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special and Co-Presenter: Best Lead Actor in a Drama Series
(1992) Played Sterling in "Two Trains Running" by August Wilson (Walter Kerr Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). Won Tony Award, Drama Desk Award and Theatre World Awards for Best Featured Actor in a Play.
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