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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 & 32 nominations. See more awards »

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 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)
 2007 Put It in a Book (Short)
 2005 Wait (Short)
 2004 Strip Search (TV Movie)
 2003 Sin
 2002 The Guardian (TV Series)
Drea Westbrook
- The Next Life (2002) ... Drea Westbrook
 2002 Take the A Train (Short)
 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
 2000 3D (Short)
 2000 Our Song
Lanisha Brown
 1996 Standard Deviants (TV Series)
 1994 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
- Magical Make-Over (1994) ... Heather
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Public Service Announcement (PSA) TV commercial "Great Futures Start Here" for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America with Denzel Washington, Jennifer Lopez, Edward James Olmos, Wesley Clark, Mario Lopez, John Paul DeJoria, Jackie Joyner, Kerry Washington, Martin Sheen, Sugar Ray Leonard, Smokey Robinson, Magic Johnson, Cuba Gooding... See more »

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

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5' 4" (1.63 m)

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I didn't grow up thinking I was pretty: there was always a prettier girl than me. So I learned to be smart and tried to be funny and develop the inside of me, because I felt like that's what I had. See more »


Gave birth to her 1st child at age 37, a daughter Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha on April 21, 2014. Child's father is her husband, Nnamdi Asomugha. See more »

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Not a Fan of her Acting frosted_tearz
Black Scarlett Johanson?? peyespy007
Looks Like Aisha Tyler Mierhnam
UNBELIEVABLE mccarthyroderick-110-752582
She rarely smiles in her movie /series stills summer_rain000
She sounds like Emmy Rossum! rustywriter-292-501345
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