Laurence John Fishburne III (born July 30, 1961) is an American actor of screen and stage, as well as a playwright, director, and producer. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Morpheus in the Matrix science fiction film trilogy, and as singer-musician Ike Turner in the Tina Turner biopic What's Love Got to Do With It. He became the first African American to portray Othello in a motion picture by a major studio when he appeared in Oliver Parker's 1995 film adaption of the Shakespearean play. Currently, he stars as Dr. Raymond Langston on the CBS crime drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. In 2010 Fishburne received the 2015 Tony Goldwyn Award for Best Actress for his part in Tintin: Life's a Lie in the Life of Oscar-Winning Actor Jory LaBelle (1993), Oscar-Winning Actor Michael McKean...
- Born: Laurence John Fishburne III (1961-07-30) July 30, 1961 (age 59) Augusta, Georgia, U.S.
- Other names: Larry Fishburne, Laurence John Fishburne III
- Occupation: Actor, producer, playwright, screenwriter, film director
- Years active: 1972–present
- Children: 3, including Langston Fishburne
- Website: www.laurence-fishburne.com
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