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Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Ray Charles's wife, Della Bea Robinson, in the film Ray (2004), as Idi Amin's wife Kay in The Last King of Scotland, and as Alicia Masters, love interest of Ben Grimm/The Thing in the live-action Fantastic Four films of 2005 and 2007. She has also starred in the critically acclaimed independent films Our Song and The Dead Girl, and is the lead actress in the 2012 ABC drama Scandal, a Shonda Rhimes series in which Washington plays Olivia Pope, a former crisis management expert to the President. Her most recent feature film role was the voice of Natalie Certain in Cars 3.


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Born:
Jan 31, 1977 In Bronx, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
60
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Movie 24-7 2021
Known For
Poster of One World: Together at Home
Poster of Good Hair
Poster of The Dead Girl
Poster of Sexual Life
Filmography
Movie 24-7 Unknown 2021
Series Little Fires Everywhere Mia Warren 2020-03-18
Movie The Prom Mrs. Greene 2020-10-23
Movie One World: Together at Home Herself 2020-04-18
Movie Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons" Helen Willis 2019-05-22
Movie American Son Kendra Ellis-Connor 2019-09-12
Movie The Words That Built America Herself 2017-07-04
Movie Cars 3 Natalie Certain (voice) 2017-06-15
Movie Confirmation Anita Hill 2016-04-16
Series The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Herself 2015-09-08
Series Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter Herself 2015-08-02
Movie Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special Herself 2015-02-15
Movie Peeples Grace Peeples 2013-05-09
Movie Girl Rising Narrator - Nepal (voice) 2013-03-07
Series Scandal Olivia Pope 2012-04-05
Movie A Thousand Words Caroline McCall 2012-03-07
Movie Wide-Awake The Homeowner 2012-12-07
Movie Django Unchained Broomhilda von Shaft 2012-12-25
Movie Olmsted and America's Urban Parks Narrator 2011-04-17
Movie Black Panther Princess Shuri 2011-01-18
Movie The Details Rebecca 2011-01-01
Movie Night Catches Us Patricia Wilson 2010-12-03
Movie For Colored Girls Kelly / Blue 2010-11-05
Series Black Panther Princess Shuri (voice) 2010-01-16
Movie The People Speak Herself 2009-12-13
Movie Mother and Child Lucy 2009-11-07
Movie Good Hair Herself 2009-10-09
Movie Life Is Hot in Cracktown Marybeth 2009-01-01
Movie Lakeview Terrace Lisa Mattson 2008-09-19
Movie Miracle at St. Anna Zana Wilder 2008-09-15
Movie Vanity Fair: Killers Kill, Dead Men Die The Debutante 2007-01-01
Movie Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Alicia Masters 2007-06-13
Movie I Think I Love My Wife Nikki Tru 2007-03-16
Movie The Dead Girl Rosetta 2006-11-07
Movie Little Man Vanessa 2006-08-31
Series Psych Mira Gaffney 2006-07-07
Movie The Last King of Scotland Kay Amin 2006-01-12
Movie Fantastic Four Alicia Masters 2005-06-29
Movie Mr. & Mrs. Smith Jasmine 2005-06-07
Movie Sexual Life Rosalie 2005-01-05
Series Project Runway Herself - Guest Judge 2004-12-01
Movie Ray Della Bea Robinson 2004-10-29
Series Boston Legal Unknown 2004-10-03
Movie She Hate Me Fatima Goodrich 2004-07-30
Movie Against the Ropes Renee 2004-02-20
Movie Sin Kassie 2003-01-01
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Herself 2003-02-21
Movie The United States of Leland Ayesha 2003-01-18
Movie The Human Stain Ellie 2003-10-29
Movie Bad Company Julie 2002-06-07
Series The Guardian Unknown 2001-09-25
Movie Lift Niecy 2001-01-20
Movie Save the Last Dance Chenille Reynolds 2001-01-12
Series Deadline Unknown 2000-10-02
Movie Our Song Lanisha Brown 2000-01-21
Series The View Herself 1997-08-11
Movie Habla Espanol: Beyond the Basics: The Standard Deviants Unknown 1997-01-01
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11