Birth Name: Laurence Fishburne
Birth Place: Augusta, Georgia, USA
Born on July 30, 1961 in Augusta, GA, Fishburne was raised by his mother, a teacher, who divorced his father, Laurence Sr., a juvenile corrections officer, prior to his birth. When he was around three years old, his mother moved him back to New York, where he grew up in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn. It was there that he began his acting career as a child, thanks in large part to the prodding of his mother, who did more than just encourage him to be a performer. After performing in a grade school production of "Peter Pan," Fishburne made his professional debut in Charles Fuller's "My Many Names and Faces" (1971) at the New Federal Theatre. Two years later, he had a regular role as...
The Top Buzzy Films At Sundance 2014
Amy Adams Dazzles At 'Man Of Steel' Premiere - See Pics Of Henry Cavill, Russell Crowe & More!
Laurence Fishburne Wins Restraining Order Against Alleged Stalker
Why the Cast of 'Black-Ish' Already Has Us Cracking Up
Anthony Anderson Thinks All Races Are Black-Ish
Laurence Fishburne on His Daughter’s Wild Behavior