Biography

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.

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.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 53

Birthday 1977-01-31

Place of Birth Bronx, New York, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Words That Built America as Herself
2017 Cars 3 as Natalie Certain (voice)
2016 Confirmation as Anita Hill
2015 Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter(1 episode)
2015 Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special as Herself
2013 Peeples as Grace Peeples
2013 Girl Rising as Narrator - Nepal (voice)
2012 Django Unchained as Broomhilda von Shaft
2012 Wide-Awake as The Homeowner
2012 Scandal(128 episodes) as Olivia Pope
2012 A Thousand Words as Caroline McCall
2011 Olmsted and America's Urban Parks as Narrator
2011 Black Panther as Princess Shuri
2011 The Details as Rebecca
2010 Night Catches Us as Patricia Wilson
2010 For Colored Girls as Kelly / Blue
2010 Black Panther(12 episodes) as Baker Woman
2010 Black Panther(12 episodes) as Princess Shuri
2009 The People Speak as Herself
2009 Mother and Child as Lucy
2009 Good Hair as Herself
2009 Life Is Hot in Cracktown as Marybeth
2008 Lakeview Terrace as Lisa Mattson
2008 Miracle at St. Anna as Zana Wilder
2007 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer as Alicia Masters
2007 I Think I Love My Wife as Nikki Tru
2007 Vanity Fair: Killers Kill, Dead Men Die as The Debutante
2006 The Dead Girl as Rosetta
2006 The Last King of Scotland as Kay Amin
2006 Little Man as Vanessa
2006 Psych(1 episode) as Mira Gaffney
2005 Fantastic Four as Alicia Masters
2005 Mr. & Mrs. Smith as Jasmine
2005 Sexual Life as Rosalie
2004 Ray as Della Bea Robinson
2004 Boston Legal(5 episodes)
2004 She Hate Me as Fatima Goodrich
2004 Against the Ropes as Renee
2003 The Human Stain as Ellie
2003 The United States of Leland as Ayesha
2003 Sin as Kassie
2002 Bad Company as Julie
2001 The Guardian(1 episode)
2001 Lift as Niecy
2001 Save the Last Dance as Chenille Reynolds
2000 Deadline(1 episode)
2000 Our Song as Lanisha Brown
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1997 Habla Espanol: Beyond the Basics: The Standard Deviants
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(4 episodes) as Kerry Washington

Production

2018 Five Points(10 episodes)Executive Producer
2016 ConfirmationExecutive Producer

Writing

2018 Five Points(10 episodes)Writer

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