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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), Ray (2004) and Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005). 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 13 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series)
Nerdy Girl
- After the Oscars (2013) ... Nerdy Girl
 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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3 Interviews | 10 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I try not to let my politics limit me artistically, and you know say like "Well, I can't do that because I don't ever want to play a black prostitute" or "I can't do that because I don't ever want to play, you know a drug addict." I really try not to do that. What's important to me is to make sure my characters ring true that they reflect a trueness to society because if I can bring out the true ... See more »

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Has played Jamie Foxx's wife in two films: Ray (2004) and Django Unchained (2012). See more »

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Aquarius

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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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