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Kerry Washington was born on January 31, 1977 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Kerry Marisa Washington. She is an actress, known for Django Unchained (2012), Scandal (2012) and Ray (2004). She has been married to Nnamdi Asomugha since June 24, 2013. They have one child. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 15 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Confirmation (TV Movie) (completed)
Anita Hill
 2010 Black Panther (TV Mini-Series)
Princess Shuri / Baker Woman
- Episode #1.6 (2010) ... Princess Shuri (voice)
- Episode #1.5 (2010) ... Princess Shuri (voice)
- Episode #1.4 (2010) ... Princess Shuri / Baker Woman (voice)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... Princess Shuri (voice)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... Princess Shuri (voice)
 2008 Woman in Burka (Short)
Kerry
 2007 Put It in a Book (Short)
Sheila
 2005 Wait (Short)
Maggie
 2004 Strip Search (TV Movie)
 2003 Sin
Kassie
 2002 The Guardian (TV Series)
Drea Westbrook
- The Next Life (2002) ... Drea Westbrook
 2002 Take the A Train (Short)
Keisha
 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
- Daughters (2001)
- Queenie's Tough (2001)
- Joe Must Go (2001)
 2001 Law & Order (TV Series)
Allie Lawrence
- 3 Dawg Night (2001) ... Allie Lawrence
 2001 Deadline (TV Series)
Tina Johnson
- The Undesirables (2001) ... Tina Johnson
 2001 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Maya Young
- Franco, My Dear, I Don't Give a Damn (2001) ... Maya Young
 2001/I Lift
Niecy
 2000 3D (Short)
Angie
 2000 Our Song
Lanisha Brown
 1996 Standard Deviants (TV Series)
Kerry
 1994 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Heather
- Magical Make-Over (1994) ... Heather
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Appeared in a few of the Standard Deviants Learning series videos. See more »

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3 Interviews | 11 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I don't think I'm even close to fulfilling my potential. And I think also that, unlike a pianist or a flutist, an actor has an instrument that is constantly changing. See more »

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Studied acting in New York City at Michael Howard Studios. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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Not a Fan of her Acting frosted_tearz
Looks Like Aisha Tyler Mierhnam
UNBELIEVABLE mccarthyroderick-110-752582
Her walk. shadees
She rarely smiles in her movie /series stills summer_rain000
She sounds like Emmy Rossum! rustywriter-292-501345
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