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Kerry Marisa Washington[1] (born January 31, 1977[2][3][4]) is an American actress. Since 2012, Washington has gained wide public recognition for starring in the ABC drama Scandal, a Shonda Rhimes series in which she plays Olivia Pope, a crisis management expert to politicians and power brokers in Washington DC, and also is a producer.[5] For her role, she has been nominated twice for a Primetime Emmy Award
Emmy Award
for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild
Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series, and a Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award
for Best Actress in a Television Series. Washington is also known for her roles as Della Bea Robinson, in the film Ray (2004), as Kay in The Last King of Scotland (2006), as Alicia Masters in the live-action Fantastic Four
Fantastic Four
films of 2005 and 2007, and as Broomhilda von Shaft in Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained (2012). She has also starred in the independent films Our Song (2000), The Dead Girl
The Dead Girl
(2006), Mother and Child (2009) and Night Catches Us (2010). In 2016, she portrayed Anita Hill
Anita Hill
in the HBO
HBO
television film Confirmation and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award
Emmy Award
for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie. In April 2014, Time magazine included Washington in its annual "Time 100" list.[6]

Contents

1 Early life 2 Career

2.1 1994–2008 2.2 2009–2015

2.2.1 Scandal

2.3 2016–present

3 Personal life

3.1 Activism

4 Filmography

4.1 Film 4.2 Television 4.3 Broadway

5 Awards and nominations 6 References 7 External links

Early life[edit] Washington was born in the Bronx, New York City, the daughter of Valerie, a professor and educational consultant, and Earl Washington, a real estate broker.[4][7][8] Her father's family is of African American origin, having migrated from South Carolina
South Carolina
to Brooklyn. Her mother's family is from Manhattan, and Washington has said that her mother is from a "mixed-race background but from Jamaica, so she is partly English and Scottish and Native American, but also descended from African slaves in the Caribbean."[9][10][11] Through her mother, she is a cousin of former U.S. Secretary of State
U.S. Secretary of State
Colin Powell.[12] Washington performed with the TADA! Youth Theater teen group and attended the Spence School
Spence School
in Manhattan
Manhattan
from her pre-teen years[13] until graduating from high school in 1994.[14] At age 13, she was taken to watch Nelson Mandela speak at Yankee Stadium upon his release from prison.[13] She attended George Washington University, graduating Phi Beta Kappa
Phi Beta Kappa
in 1998 with a double major in anthropology and sociology.[14][15] She also studied at Michael Howard Studios in New York City.[14] In April 2016, Washington confirmed that, in the 1990s in New York, she learned to dance from Jennifer Lopez. During her appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, she told host Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Fallon
that "I've been taking dance for a long time, since I was a little girl. I had this very inspiring teacher named Larry Maldonado, for anybody from my neighborhood in the Bronx, he was our role model", Washington continued, "And he had an awesome substitute teacher named Jennifer, who would sometimes step in and teach. But, then she left to move to Los Angeles and be on the TV show In Living Color. So, yes, I learned to dance from JLo!" Washington verified.[16][17] Career[edit] 1994–2008[edit]

Washington at the New York premiere of She Hate Me
She Hate Me
in 2004

Washington got her Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild
(SAG) card as a requirement for a commercial that she starred in.[18] Washington made her screen debut in the ABC telefilm Magical Make-Over (1994).[14] She was in the cast of the 1996 PBS
PBS
sketch comedy-style educational series Standard Deviants,[14] and she appeared in the short "3D" and the feature film Our Song in 2000.[14] She went on to appear in several movies, including Save the Last Dance
Save the Last Dance
(2001) and The Human Stain (2003). In 2002 she played Chris Rock's love interest in the spy thriller Bad Company, a film that represented a turning point for her, in that it was the first time in her career that she had made enough money annually to qualify for health insurance under SAG.[18] In 2004, she played the female lead in Spike Lee's She Hate Me, and she received strong reviews for her performance. After 2004, she held parts in Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), Little Man (2006), I Think I Love My Wife (2007), and as a wife of 1970s Ugandan dictator Idi Amin in the UK historical drama The Last King of Scotland (2006).[14] Washington has also appeared in the recurring role of Chelina Hall on the ABC television series Boston Legal,[14] and in several episodes of the A&E cable-TV series 100 Centre Street.[14] In 2007, she co-directed and appeared in the music video for hip-hop artist Common's song, "I Want You", the fourth single from his album Finding Forever[19] and became a spokesperson for L'Oréal, appearing in commercials and ads alongside fellow actresses, Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson
and Eva Longoria, Gong Li, Michelle Yeoh, Dian Sastrowardoyo, Aishwarya Rai, Maya Karin
Maya Karin
and model Doutzen Kroes.[20] 2009–2015[edit]

Washington at the premiere of Mother and Child at TIFF in 2009

Washington narrated the critically acclaimed documentary about the New Orleans-based teenage TBC Brass Band, From the Mouthpiece on Back. She also appears in Maxwell's "Bad Habits" video. In 2009 Washington performed in The People Speak, a documentary feature film that uses dramatic and musical performances of the letters, diaries, and speeches of everyday Americans, based on historian Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States.[21] In 2010, she made her Broadway debut in David Mamet's Race, alongside James Spader
James Spader
(with whom she worked on "Boston Legal"), David Alan Grier, and Richard Thomas. She also appeared in Tyler Perry's 2010 film For Colored Girls.[14] In October 2011, it was confirmed that she would star in Quentin Tarantino's film Django Unchained, which was released in 2012 and received widespread critical acclaim.[22][23] She was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
in June 2012 along with 175 other individuals.[24] In 2013, Washington ranked No. 2 in People magazine's 100 Most Beautiful people[25] and was named Woman of the Year by Glamour magazine.[26] The same year, she ranked No. 20 on Forbes
Forbes
magazine's annual list of the highest-paid actors in television and was announced as the new face of Neutrogena
Neutrogena
skin care.[27] Washington hosted Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
on November 2, 2013, where she impersonated Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama
and Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey
in a cold opening sketch that satirized criticism of Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
for not having had any black female cast members for many years.[28] Scandal[edit] Since April 2012, Washington has starred in the ABC drama series Scandal, created by Shonda Rimes, as Olivia Pope, a crisis manager who runs her own crisis management firm called Pope & Associates in Washington, D.C.. In this position, she works for high-profile figures, most notably the President of the United States, who is also her on-off lover. The show has been a commercial and critical success, and has been called one of the most talked about drama series on Facebook
Facebook
and Twitter
Twitter
by BuzzFeed.[29][30][31] Washington's performance has earned positive reviews, and in 2013, she won the award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series at the 44th NAACP Image Awards and was also presented with the NAACP President's Award.[32] The same year, she was named "Favorite actress" and Scandal "Favorite Drama" of the year at TV Guide's Magazine Fan Favorite Awards[33] and was also crowned 2013's "TV Star of the Year" by the editors of the magazine.[34] For her work in the second season of Scandal, Washington was nominated for an Emmy at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards[35] and 66th Primetime Emmy Awards,[36] becoming the first African-American woman to be nominated in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in 18 years.[35] She was also nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series as well as a Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award
for Best Actress in a Television Drama Series.[37][38] In addition to Washington's acting, her costumes as Olivia Pope
Olivia Pope
have attracted positive attention, prompting Vanity Fair to name the character one of "The Top Ten Best-Dressed TV Characters" in 2013.[39] According to the show's costume designer, Lyn Paolo, the success of Olivia Pope's wardrobe is based on "this idea of having [her character] wear such soft, feminine colors in a man's world".[40] In 2014, Washington and Paolo won the Influencer Award at the 2014 Ace Fashion Awards for Olivia Pope's stylish clothes on the show.[41] The Boston Globe
The Boston Globe
ranked Scandal tenth place of its list of "Top 10 political TV shows" in 2015.[42] 2016–present[edit] In 2014, Washington announced her involvement in Malcolm D. Lee's Is He the One? a romantic comedy from MGM.[43] She played the lead role in Confirmation, an HBO
HBO
movie directed by Rick Famuyiwa
Rick Famuyiwa
about Anita Hill's testimony during Clarence Thomas Supreme Court nomination, which aired in 2016.[44] In August 2016, it was announced that Washington would be producing a new ABC television show, Patrol, about female LAPD police officers.[citation needed] For her role in Confirmation, Washington was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award
Emmy Award
for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards,[45] as well as the Critics' Choice Awards' equivalent the same year. Confirmation was also nominated for the Emmy Award
Emmy Award
for Outstanding Television Movie at the Emmys, as well. Personal life[edit]

Washington at George Washington University, where she addressed the graduates in 2013

Washington was engaged to actor David Moscow from October 2004 to March 2007.[46] Washington married NFL
NFL
player Nnamdi Asomugha
Nnamdi Asomugha
on June 24, 2013 in Hailey, Idaho.[47][48][49] They have a daughter and a son.[50][51] As a sort of souvenir or memento, she usually tries to keep something from every character that she plays, such as an item of wardrobe or a piece of furniture from the house the character lived in.[52] She has a dog named Josie. On May 19, 2013, she was the commencement speaker for her alma mater, George Washington University. Before giving her commencement address she was presented with an honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts.[53][54] Activism[edit] In 2007, Washington and other celebrities joined for the 2007 Lee National Denim Day, supporting the Women’s Cancer Programs of the Entertainment Industry Foundation.[55] In September 2012, Washington spoke at the Democratic National Convention in favor of re-electing Barack Obama, with her speech focusing on addressing voter apathy.[56] Washington is also a supporter of LGBT rights. In August 2013, she was named an honorary chairperson of the GLSEN Respect Awards;[57] and she received the GLAAD Vanguard Award on March 21, 2015.[58][59] In June 2016, the Human Rights Campaign
Human Rights Campaign
released a video in tribute to the victims of the 2016 Orlando gay nightclub shooting; in the video, Washington and others told the stories of the people killed there.[60][61] She is a member of the Creative Coalition; which is a board of actors, writers, musicians, and producers that explore issues that are at the forefront of national discourse.[62] She is also a member of V-Day, a global movement that brings awareness to violence against women and girls.[63] In March 2016, Washington and fellow ShondaLand
ShondaLand
colleagues, Ellen Pompeo, Viola Davis
Viola Davis
and Shonda Rhimes, appeared in a commercial endorsing Hillary Clinton
Hillary Clinton
for President.[64] Filmography[edit] Film[edit]

Washington at the Metropolitan Opera
Metropolitan Opera
in 2010

Year Title Role Notes

2000 Our Song Lanisha Brown

3D Angie Short film

2001 Save the Last Dance Chenille

Lift Niecy

2002 Take the A Train Keisha Short film

Bad Company Julie

2003 United States of Leland, TheThe United States of Leland Ayesha

Human Stain, TheThe Human Stain Ellie

Sin Kassie

2004 Against the Ropes Renee

She Hate Me Fatima Goodrich

Ray Della Bea Robinson

2005 Sexual Life Rosalie

Mr. & Mrs. Smith Jasmine

Fantastic Four Alicia Masters

Wait Maggie Short film

2006 Little Man Vanessa

Last King of Scotland, TheThe Last King of Scotland Kay Amin

Dead Girl, TheThe Dead Girl Rosetta

2007 I Think I Love My Wife Nikki Tru

Put It in a Book Sheila Short film

30,000 Leagues Under the Sea Medical Officer Marissa Brau

Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Alicia Masters

2008 Woman in Burka Kerry Short film

Miracle at St. Anna Zana Wilder

Lakeview Terrace Lisa Mattson

2009 Life Is Hot in Cracktown Marybeth

Mother and Child Lucy

2010 Night Catches Us Patricia Wilson

For Colored Girls Kelly / Blue

2011 Details, TheThe Details Rebecca Mazzoni

2012 Thousand Words, AA Thousand Words Caroline McCall

Django Unchained Broomhilda von Schaft

2013 Peeples Grace Peeples

2017 Cars 3 Natalie Certain (voice)

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes

1994 ABC Afterschool Special Heather Episode: "Magical Make-Over"

1996 Standard Deviants Kerry PBS
PBS
series

2001 NYPD Blue Maya Young Episode: "Franco, My Dear, I Don't Give a Damn"

Deadline Tina Johnson Episode: "The Undesirables"

Law & Order Allie Lawrence Episode: "3 Dawg Night"

100 Centre Street

5 episodes

2002 Guardian, TheThe Guardian Drea Westbrook Episode: "The Next Life"

2004 Wonderfalls Mahandra McGinty Episode: "Unaired Pilot"

Strip Search

Television film

2005–06 Boston Legal Chelina Hall 5 episodes

2008 Psych Mira Gaffney Episode: "There's Something About Mira"

2010 Black Panther Princess Shuri / Baker Woman (voice) Miniseries

2012–2018 Scandal Olivia Pope Lead role

2013 Jimmy Kimmel Live Nerdy Girl Episode: "After The Oscars"

Saturday Night Live Herself/host Episode: "Kerry Washington/Eminem"

Project Runway Herself Guest judge

2016 Confirmation Anita Hill Television film

2018 How to Get Away with Murder Olivia Pope Guest star, 2 episodes

Broadway[edit]

Year Title Role Venue

2009 Race Susan Ethel Barrymore Theatre

Awards and nominations[edit] Main article: List of awards and nominations received by Kerry Washington References[edit]

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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
Is a Mom! Check Out Baby Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha's Birth Certificate". E! News. Archived from the original on April 26, 2016. Retrieved May 2, 2016.  Sidebar: Certificate of Live Birth: Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha (County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health). Gives Kerry Washington
Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Django Unchained
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Eminem
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Kerry Washington
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TV Guide
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Olivia Pope
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Anita Hill
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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Kerry Washington
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