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Facts of Angela Bassett

Age:59 years 2 months
Birth Date:August 16, 1958
Horoscope:Leo
Birth Place:New York, USA
Height: 5 Feet and 4 Inches (1.63m)
Net Worth:$20 million
Ethnicity:African-American
Nationality:American
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Relationship Statistics of Angela Bassett

What is Angela Bassett marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Angela Bassett get married ? (married date)October 12, 1997
How many children does Angela Bassett have ? (name):Two (Slater Josiah Vance and Bronwyn Golden Vance)
Who is Angela Bassett husband ? (name):Courtney B. Vance

More about the relationship

Reflecting on a personal life of Angela Bassett, she is a married woman. She is married to an American actor Courtney B. Vance. The couple got married on 12 October 1997 after being in a romantic relationship for a year. The couple has been blessed with twins, daughter Bronwyn Golden Vance and son Slater Josiah Vance born on 27 January 2006. They are all living as one big happy family. Previously, she was also in a romantic relationship with Mark Jenkins. There isn’t information about her being in other romantic relationship that we know of. Being a celebrity, her fans are always curious to know more about her.

Who is Angela Bassett?

Angela Bassett is an American Golden Globe-winning actress who is active in acting industry since 1985. She is best known for her appearances in “What’s Love Got to Do with It”, “Waiting to Exhale”, “Notorious”, “The Jacksons: An American Dream”, “Malcolm X”, and Panther.

Angela Bassett’s early life, childhood, and education

The daughter of Betty Jane and Daniel Benjamin Bassett, Angela Bassett was born in New York City, New York. She was born on 16 August 1958 and named as Angela Evelyn Bassett. She has a younger sister  D’nette with whom she grew up with. She is of African American ethnicity and has an American nationality. After the separation of her parents, her mother took both of the children to live with her grandmother in St. Petersburg, Florida. Bassett studied at Boca Ciega High School and attended the Yale University where she received her bachelor’s degree in African-American studies. She earned  Master of Fine Arts degree from the Yale School of Drama.

Angela Bassett’s career, salary, and net worth

Talking about career journey of Angela Bassett, she is active in the entertainment field since 1985 and she is still active in it. She is a Golden Globe-winning performer who rose to conspicuousness playing outstanding African-American social figures like Katherine Jackson in the television mini-series “The Jacksons: An American Dream”, as Tina Turner in the 1993 biography drama “What’s Love Got to Do with It”, as Betty Shabazz in the feature movies Malcolm X and Panther. She made similarly convincing portraits of independent modern women today’s audiences could relate to in How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Meet the Browns. She additionally depicted two all the more genuine women featuring as Rosa Parks in “The Rosa Parks Story” and Voletta Wallace in “Notorious”. The famous parts that she played, her expressive face and sheer excellence all added to her getting to be noticeably one of Hollywood’s most conspicuous African-American actresses appreciated by the black community.

On 20 March 2008, Bassett received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California. On 13 July 2013, she was initiated as an honorary member of Delta Sigma Theta sorority. She is also a philanthropist. She is a dynamic supporter of the philanthropy Royal Theater’s Boys and Girls Club and she was named a UNICEF representative in 2003. Her success in career path has paid her well financially making her net worth estimated to be $20 million.

Angela Bassett’s body measurements

She has a body figure of 34-25-37. Her breast size is 34B, waist size is 25, and her hip size is 37. She stands 1.63 m tall.

Angela Bassett’s rumor

She was rumored to be Bryan Fuller’s new Starfleet captain.

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