Laurence John Fishburne III born on 30 July 1961 in Augusta. He is a citizen of United States of America. Laurence Fishburne was educated at Hollywood High School and Talent Unlimited High School. He lives at Hollywood.
He is an American film, theatre, and television actor, film director, film producer, and playwright.
Laurence Fishburne has had two spouses: Gina Torres and Hajna O. Moss. He has one child Montana Fishburne.
Laurence Fishburne has worked as a television actor, film actor, film director, film producer, playwright, voice actor, stage actor, screenwriter, actor, producer, theatre director and executive producer. He has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor and Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play. He has has won Theatre World Award, Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play, Saturn Award, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actor in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Made for Television Movie, MTV Movie Award for Best Fight and NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture.
Laurence Fishburne has held the position of UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.
His handedness is left-handedness.
He is also known as Laurence John Fishburne III.