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The 2000s saw a succession of films starring Bassett, with her appearing in at least one film every single year. Bassett earned nominations for her roles in films such as The Score (2001), Akeelah and the Bee (2006), Meet the Browns (2008) and Jumping the Broom (2011) and won awards for her performances in How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998) and Music of the Heart (1999) among others.In 2013, she had a recurring role on the FX horror series American Horror Story: Coven, and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie for her performance as Voodoo queen Marie Laveau.
In 2015, Basset has returned for the fifth season American Horror Story: Hotel portraying Ramona Royale, a famous movie star.She is best known for her biographical film roles, most notably her Academy Award-nominated performance as Tina Turner in the biopic What's Love Got to Do with It.In addition, Bassett has portrayed Betty Shabazz in Malcolm X and Panther, Rosa Parks in The Rosa Parks Story, Coretta Scott King in Betty and Coretta, Katherine Jackson in The Jacksons: An American Dream, and Voletta Wallace in Notorious.Bassett began her film career in the mid-1980s after graduating from Yale University and its drama school.She did not find any stability in the industry until the 1990s, at which point she appeared in films nearly every year.Considered one of the best actors of his generation, Robert De Niro built a durable star career out of his formidable ability to disappear into a character.
The son of artists, De Niro was raised in New York's Greenwich Village.
The young man made his stage debut at age 10, playing the Cowardly Lion in his school's production of The Wizard of Oz.
Angela Evelyn Bassett, MFA, (born August 16, 1958) is an American actress and film director.
Ten months after Bassett was born, her mother became pregnant and had a second child, Bassett's sister D'nette.
Bassett said the pregnancy "only made things harder." Bassett's parents "shipped" her to stay with her father's sister Golden.
While her aunt did not have any children of her own, she "loved children, and she was good with them." Bassett did not see her father again for several years, until she attended her grandmother's funeral.