Angela Bassett Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth


Angela Bassett was born on August 16, 1958, in New York City, U.S. She is an American actress. Her full name is Angela Evelyn Bassett. Similarly, she is well known for her acting in Avengers: Endgame, Bumblebee, Black Panther, Green Lantern, Supernova, etc.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per her date of birth, she is 62 years old in 2020. She stands at the height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs around 65 Kg. In addition, she has a well-maintained body with 32 inches of the chest, 24 inches of the bust, and 34 inches of the hips. She has a very attractive and beautiful look with dark brown eyes and black hair.

Relationship Status?

Talking about her relationship status, she first dated Mark Jenkins but got separated very soon. She then got into a relationship with Courtney B. Vance when she was studying at Yale University. Although they didn’t attend the same class, they met each other and remained friends for a very long time. After 14 years in Los Angeles, they ran into each other also finding that they were both single. On October 12, 1997, they got married. The couple is blessed with a twins son and daughter, daughter Bronwyn Golden Vance and son Slater Josiah Vance.


Regarding her family, her father’s name is Daniel Benjamin Bassett and her mother’s name is Betty Jane who is a social worker. Additionally, she has a younger sister named D’nette Bassett.

Education, School/College University

Addressing her education profile, she studied at Jordan Park Elementary School, Disston Middle School, and Azalea Middle School till her high school. She then enrolled in Boca Ciega High School for her high school studies. She also has a degree in bachelor’s degree in African-American studies from Yale University and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the Yale School of Drama.


The American actress started her acting career by playing the role of Prostitute at Headquarters in the movie Doubletake and Salina McCalla in Search for Tomorrow in the year 1985. Similarly, she played the role of TV Reporter in the movie F/X in the year 1985 following her acting career goals. Likewise, she played many roles such as Reva Devereaux in Boyz n the Hood, Kate Harriton in Thirtysomething, Bev Andress in Family of Spies, etc till 1991 where she played the role of Linda Lake in the famous series The Flash. In the same way, she also has voiced over First Lady Michelle Obama in the episode Stealing First Base in The Simpsons in the year 2010.

Angela Bassett Net Worth
Angela Bassett Net Worth

Besides, she is also known as a director as she has directed some shows like Breakthrough, American Horror Story: Cult, etc, and also as a producer as she has produced one of the most famous shows 9-1-1 and Otherhood, etc. Moreover, her most notable works count the portrayal of Sergeant Athena Grant in 9-1-1, Marie Laveau in American Horror Story: Coven, Jill Greco in Time Bomb, Ramonda in Avengers: Endgame and Black Panther, Secret Service Director Lynne Jacobs in London Has Fallen, etc. Additionally, her most recent works count the portrayal of Dorothea Williams in Soul(2020), Carol Walker in Otherhood(2019), narration in The Imagineering Story, production, and portrayal in 9-1-1 and 9-1-1: Lone Star. Furthermore, she has received several awards and nominations for her works such as Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie or Limited Series, Best Actress in an Action Series in 2021, etc.

Angela Bassett’s Social Media

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Angela Bassett’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Angela Bassett.

Angela Bassett Net Worth

What is the earning of Angela Bassett? How much is her net worth and How rich is she in 2021? She has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 25 million, which she has earned from her successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Angela Evelyn Bassett
  • Profession: Actress, Producer & Director
  • Age: 62
  • Date of Birth: August 16, 1958
  • Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 3 inches
  • Weight: 65 Kg
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Ethnicity: Black
  • School: Jordan Park Elementary School, Disston Middle School, Azalea Middle School & Boca Ciega High School
  • College/University: Yale University
  • Father: Daniel Benjamin Bassett
  • Mother: Betty Jane
  • Sibling: D’nette Bassett (Younger Sister)
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Spouse: Courtney B. Vance
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 25 million
  • Source of Income: Acting