Laurence Fishburne

With a steady stream of film and television projects to his credit -- perhaps most notably his roles as <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB003871" title="Ike Turner" href="/topic/entertainment/music/ike-turner-PECLB003871.topic">Ike Turner</a> in "What's Love Got to Do With It" (which reunited him with "Boyz" costar <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB000378" title="Angela Bassett" href="/topic/entertainment/angela-bassett-PECLB000378.topic">Angela Bassett</a>) and as Morpheus in the "Matrix" films -- Fishburne recently concluded a stint on CBS' "<a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENTTV00000011" title="CSI (tv program)" href="/topic/entertainment/television/csi-%28tv-program%29-ENTTV00000011.topic">CSI: Crime Scene Investigation</a>," received an Emmy nomination earlier this month for his portrayal of Supreme Court Justice <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST001288" title="Thurgood Marshall" href="/topic/arts-culture/thurgood-marshall-PEHST001288.topic">Thurgood Marshall</a> in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORCRP00000211515" title="HBO (tv network)" href="/topic/economy-business-finance/media-industry/television-industry/hbo-%28tv-network%29-ORCRP00000211515.topic">HBO</a>'s "Thurgood" and stars in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB003735" title="Steven Soderbergh" href="/topic/entertainment/movies/steven-soderbergh-PECLB003735.topic">Steven Soderbergh</a>'s "Contagion," hitting theaters on Sept. 9.

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With a steady stream of film and television projects to his credit -- perhaps most notably his roles as Ike Turner in "What's Love Got to Do With It" (which reunited him with "Boyz" costar Angela Bassett) and as Morpheus in the "Matrix" films -- Fishburne recently concluded a stint on CBS' "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," received an Emmy nomination earlier this month for his portrayal of Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall in HBO's "Thurgood" and stars in Steven Soderbergh's "Contagion," hitting theaters on Sept. 9.

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