Angela Bassett, an American actress is mostly known for her biographical movie roles such as in biopic What’s Love Got to Do with It as Tina Turner in 1993 from which she was nominated for an Academy Award for the Best Actress. Additionally, she is also known for portraying as Betty Shabazz in both the Malcolm X in 1992 and in Panther in 1995. During her career till now, Bassett has been able to earn the estimated net worth of $20 million.
Talking about her personal life biography, Bassett has already got married. He is married to her husband name Courtney B. Vance who is also an actor. The couple first met with each other while they attended the Yale School of Drama. Later, they tied their knot in 1997 and since then, they are together and living their blissful life. Bassett also has two kids, a set of twins together with her husband. Among them, one is a son whom they have named as Slater Josiah Vance and the other is a daughter named as Bronwyn Golden Vance.
Now, let us find some more details related to Bassett’s bio that has been obtained from different sources. She is the native of New York City, United States. She came into this world on 16th August of 1958 which has now made her reach at the age of 58. She belongs to American nationality. Her parents are Daniel Benjamin Bassett and Betty Jane.
Angela Bassett has been active since 1985 and it is sure that during this period, she has won numbers of the fans and followers in her career. Bassett has also more than hundreds of the followers on Facebook and Instagram account. She is also active on the Twitter page and link for that page is https://twitter.com/imangelabassett in which he got 328K followers. Besides, more information related to the bio of her can be accessed from different other sites.
Angela Bassett is the supporter of the programs for arts, especially for youth. She also annually attends the events for the children with diabetes and also those in the foster homes. In addition to that, she is also an active Ambassador of UNICEF for the USA. Although she has reached her late fifties, she has maintained to keep her body fit and healthy. She eats well diet food to stay healthy and she also exercises regularly. Prior to that, she was initiated as an honorary member of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority on 13th July of 2013.