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  1. JJ Abrams slams 'rude' starRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 17 | NEWS.com.au

    ... happened." Alias had many guest stars over its five season run, but some notable names include Faye Dunaway, Angela Bassett and Vivica A. Fox.

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  2. 'Green Lantern' Revisited: The Last Time Warner Bros. Tried to Launch a Comic Book UniverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... tried to set up deeper DC Universe material (Amanda Waller of Suicide Squad shows up at one point, played by Angela Bassett) as well as the bad guy for a potential sequel that never came to pass. That wouldn't be a problem in and of itself, if the ...

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  3. Angela Bassett talks growing up in St. Petersburg on NerdistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    The 57-year-old Boca Ciega High School alumna joined the March 1 taping of comedian Chris Hardwick's podcast to promote her new film, London Has Fallen , featuring Morgan Freeman, Gerard Butler and Aaron Eckhart. In the hour she spent talking with the show hosts, she brought up her love of the TV show Shark Tank , using her acting skills to psych out her kids, and meeting her heroes in the course of her long career.

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  4. Angela Bassett Gets Sequel Experience In New Thriller, "London Has Fallen"Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    (NEW YORK) - Given the number of films in which she's appeared, it may surprise you to learn Angela Bassett has never appeared in a sequel. That changes today, when London Has Fallen debuts. It's the follow-up to the 2013 blockbuster Olympus Has ...

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  5. Angela Bassett Gets Sequel Experience In New Th...Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2016 | KYKX-FM Longview

    That changes today, when London Has Fallen debuts. It's the follow-up to the 2013 blockbuster Olympus Has Fallen , in which Bassett played the U.S. Secret Service director.

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  6. Angela Bassett Gets Sequel Experience In New Thriller, "London Has Fallen"Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    (NEW YORK) - Given the number of films in which she's appeared, it may surprise you to learn Angela Bassett has never appeared in a sequel. That changes today, when London Has Fallen debuts. It's the follow-up to the 2013 blockbuster Olympus Has ...

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  7. Davis: Disney continues CG animation with ZootopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... must do more than just protect the President. Many of the original's cast returns including Morgan Freeman, Angela Bassett, Robert Forster and Melissa Leo. Whiskey Tango Foxtrot is a war comedy based upon Kim Barker's memoir The Taliban Shuffle: ...

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  8. New Releases: - London Has Fallen,' - Whiskey Tango Foxtrot,' - Zootopia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... organization strikes forcing Mike Banning to act fast to thwart their plan. Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman, Angela Bassett, Aaron Eckhart, Jackie Earle Haley, and Melissa Leo star in this action thriller from director Babak Najafi. The Taliban ...

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  9. Angela Bassett: An Interview of Probing Google SearchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Wired

    Based on their Google searches, people have a lot of misconceptions about actress Angela Bassett. They want to know if she's a vegan.

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  10. Watch trailers for this week's new moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    ... "Olympus Has Fallen." Others coming back from the first film (a fun popcorn flick) include Aaron Eckhart, Angela Bassett and Morgan Freeman. Gerard Butler and Morgan Freeman try to stop a plot to assassinate several world leaders in this ...

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  11. Angela Bassett Was Nervous Wreck In Helicopter ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    Claustrophobic actress Angela Bassett discovered she was terrified of flying in a helicopter while shooting action thriller London Has Fallen. The 57-year-old reprises her role as the Director of the Secret Service in the sequel to Antoine Fuqua's 2013 release Olympus Has Fallen, and the star admits filming scenes up in the air for this movie proved to be a really harrowing experience.

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  12. Angela Bassett Surprised Husband With Lady Gaga Sex SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    Angela Bassett kept her Lady GaGa sex scenes on American Horror Story: Hotel a secret from her husband because she wanted to surprise him. The pop superstar joined the cast of the TV anthology series for its recent fifth season, portraying The Countess, the owner of the cursed hotel, and Angela was cast alongside Gaga as her lover, Ramona Royale.

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  13. Angela Bassett Reveals the Role She Fought Hardest to LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Essence Magazine

    In an interview with Entertainment Weekly's 'Beyond Beautiful,' American Horror Story star Angela Bassett uncovers her hardest to land role-and it wasn't about getting her groove back. "Of all the roles that I've had in my career, the one that I fought the hardest to get, bar none, 100 percent was Tina Turner," the actress reveals.

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  14. Oscars Review: Chris Rock Fights the PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | Darien News-Review

    ... Rock made sure his sporadic appearances were memorable, including in a funny Black History skit in which Angela Bassett praised Jack Black. Rock's best segment was doing interviews on the street outside a movie theatre in Compton. He also spent an ...

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  15. Our top TV picks for the holidaysRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family. Jennifer Hudson and Angela Bassett star. A rebellious girl and her younger brother are sent away from home to stay with their estranged father for the summer. ...

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  16. Black stars shine brightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... criticized for a dearth of black artists and films receiving nominations, despite outstanding performances. Angela Bassett, one of the four leading actresses in Waiting to Exhale, earned an Oscar nomination in 1983; Forest Whitaker , who directed ...

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  17. Syrian Cease-Fire Now Technically in PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... Christie endorsed Donald Trump in the Lone Star State Friday. But Christie wasn't always s... (NEW YORK) -- Angela Bassett has amassed an illustrious body of work. From feature films like How Stella Got Her Groove Back to television movies like The ...

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  18. Angela Bassett Recalls Her Oscar Night: "I Didn...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | KYKX-FM Longview

    From feature films like How Stella Got Her Groove Back to television movies like The Rosa Parks Story to her work on Ryan Murphy's killer FX anthology series American Horror Story: Hotel , the Yale School of Drama alumna has proven to be one of the best actresses of her generation. But it was her breakthrough role portraying of rock & soul music legend Tina Turner in 1993's What's Love Got to Do with It that got her to the Academy Awards with a nomination for Best Actress.

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  19. Angela Bassett Recalls Her Oscar NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | ABC News

    Angela Bassett has amassed an illustrious body of work, but it was her breakthrough role portraying rock and soul music legend Tina Turner in 1993's "What's Love Got to Do with It" that got her to the Academy Awards with a nomination for Best Actress. "It was exciting.

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  20. All the Times Angela Bassett Proved Age Ain't Nothin' But a NumberRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Popsugar

    Angela Bassett is a certified Hollywood legend. From her Oscar-nominated performance as Tina Turner in the biographical film What's Love Got to Do With It to the badass characters she embodies on American Horror Story , the 57-year-old actress has managed to keep every ounce of her youthful glow intact.

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