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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 and producer, known for Django Unchained (2012), Scandal (2012) and Ray (2004). She has been married to Nnamdi Asomugha since June 24, 2013. They have two children. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 15 wins & 49 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Django Unchained
Django Unchained Broomhilda von Shaft
(2012)
Scandal
Scandal Olivia Pope
(2012-2017)
Ray
Ray Della Bea Robinson
(2004)
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
(2005)

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 2016 Confirmation (TV Movie)
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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Other Works:

TV commercial "Can You Hide Uneven Skin Tone?" for Neutrogena® Visibly Even® Daily Moisturizer with helioplex®. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 13 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

I am inspired by women who cultivate their inner beauty as much as their outer beauty - who are unafraid to be both smart and sexy. See more »

Trivia:

Kerry Washington is a cousin of Milly Silva, who ran to be New Jersey's lieutenant governor in 2013. Silva was on the Democratic ticket with State Senator Barbara Buono, who was running for governor. Washington campaigned for Buono and Silva. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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