First Look: Angela Bassett in ‘9-1-1’

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Trailer: ‘9-1-1’ Starring Angela Bassett

With television’s mid-season fast approaching, Fox is wasting no time in promoting their upcoming Ryan Murphy-produced drama 9-1-1. The network just released their first trailer for the highly anticipate series, which stars Angele Bassett, Charles Baker, and Connie Britton as a group of burnt-out first-responders.
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Angela Bassett to Star in and Produce Fox Drama

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Fox Orders New Drama Starring Angela Bassett

Angela Bassett is coming to Fox. According to published reports, the American Horror Story actress will be teaming up with the show’s producers, Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, for a new series titled 911. The as yet unannounced show will reportedly be unveiled at the network’s Upfront event next week and debut as a mid-season replacement in early 2018.
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Angela Bassett Joins ‘Master of None’

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Angela Bassett Joins Master of None for Season Two

Netflix’s Emmy-winning comedy Master Of None, which stars Asif Ansari (Dev) as a struggling New York actor, will get an extra dose of black girl magic when it returns for its sophomore season early next year. According to published reports, American Horror Story actress Angela Bassett will join the cast, playing the “cool hip mom” of Denise (Lena Waithe), Dez’s cooler-than-thou lesbian confidante.
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Bobbi Kristina is Not Here for Angela Bassett

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Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina is not very pleased with “American Horror Story: Coven” actress Angela Bassett.

As previously reported, Angela will be helming the upcoming Lifetime biopic on Whitney, which will see former “America’s Next Top Model” contestant Yaya DaCosta take on the role of the iconic singer.

Bobbi Kristina’s gripe with Angela apparently stems from Angela’s decision to cast Yaya to play Whitney, instead of herself.
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Angela Bassett Covers Essence

The ever youthful Angela Bassett is covering the March edition of Essence magazine. The 52 year old actress will be honored at this month’s Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala alongside Viola Davis, Jennifer Hudson and Loretta Devine. You’ll also be able to catch Angela in three movies set to be released this year- “This Means War,” “Green Lantern” and “Jumping the Broom.”

I guess when you’re as talented as Angela, age ain’t nothin’ but a number and the work will just keep rolling in.

Angela Bassett Gets A Star On Walk Of Fame


Actress Angela Bassett was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame today. Angela first came to prominence back in 1992 when she portrayed singer Tina Turner in her biopoic, “What’s Love Got To Do With It”, a film that also brought Angela her first Academy Award nomination. Since then Angela has appeared in more than 20 films and can presently be seen starring as Brenda, in Tyler Perry’s new film, “Meet The Browns”.
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Angela Bassett Meets The Browns

Rick Fox & Angela Bassett As hard as it is to believe, Angela Bassett, one of the most gifted Black actresses of our time, hasn’t had a starring role in any film since she last appeared in the Rosa Parks Story, a television movie, back in 2002. And though she had a role in last year’s Akeelah and the Bee, it was in the supporting capacity and in no way showcased her amazing abilities as an actress. Angela’s dry spell is about to end however as Tyler Perry has wisely cast her in the lead role of his next film, Meet The Browns.
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