About Angela Bassett
It has been estimated that the overall size of Angela Bassett net worth reaches a sum of 20 million dollars. However, some other sources have stated that it has increased in the last years and now reaches a size of 28 million dollars. Angela Bassett has become well known because of her career in acting. In addition to being an actress, she is also a film director. Thus, her involvement into cinema industry has made her famous and also increased the total size of Angela Bassett net worth. Angela Bassett has become famous because of her biographical roles which she got in films where she mainly was chosen to appear as women from real life, including Voletta Wallace in “Notorious” and Katherine Jackson in “The Jacksons: An American Dream”. Moreover, Angela Bassett appeared as Tina Turner in the film called “What’s Love Got to Do With It”. Furthermore, Angela Bassett appeared in a film called “The Rosa Parks Story”, where she was chosen for the leading role. Angela Bassett was also chosen for the role of Betty Shabazz in the film called “Panther” as well as “Malcolm X”. Thus, all of these appearances have also increased the total amount of Angela Bassett net worth.
In the middle of the 1980s Angela Bassett started her career as an actress. Before that, she was studying at Yale University, where she was attending drama lessons. However, until the 1990s Angela Bassett found it hard to get any major acting jobs. Since that time, Angela Bassett appeared in at least one film each year. Angela Bassett has been awarded and nominated for her career into acting industry, too.
She was nominated for a couple of awards because of her appearances in films such as “Akeelah and the Bee”, “Jumping the Broom”, “The Score” and “Meet the Browns”. Angela Bassett became a winner of some awards because of her appearances in films “Music of the Heart” and “How Stella Got Her Groove Back”, in addition to some others. Therefore, these films have also added up a lot of revenues to the total amount of Angela Bassett net worth.
In the period of 2013-2014 she was also appearing on TV, where she got the part in the TV series called “American Horror Story: Coven”. In it, she was chosen for a role of a Voodoo queen Marie Laveau. Therefore, these series also made her more famous and richer.