Famous Black Film & Theater Personalities

Dwayne JohnsonDwayne Johnson
02 May 1972, American
Actor
Will SmithWill Smith
25 September 1968, American
Actor

Idris ElbaIdris Elba
06 September 1972, British
Actor

Whitney HoustonWhitney Houston
09 August 1963, American
Singer

Snoop DoggSnoop Dogg
20 October 1971, American
Actor

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
American singer
John LegendJohn Legend
28 December 1978, American
Singer

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981, American
Musician

Terry CrewsTerry Crews
30 July 1968, American
Actor, American Football Player
Morgan FreemanMorgan Freeman
01 June 1937, American
Actor

Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
28 December 1954, American
American actor
Mindy KalingMindy Kaling
24 June 1979, American
Actress

Trevor NoahTrevor Noah
20 February 1984, South African
Actor, Comedian,TV host

LizzoLizzo
27 April 1988, American
Singer

Samuel L. JacksonSamuel L. Jackson
21 December 1948, American
Actor

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
03 April 1961, American
Actor
Bill CosbyBill Cosby
12 July 1937, American
Comedian

Tina TurnerTina Turner
26 November 1939, American
Singer

Zoe SaldanaZoe Saldana
19 June 1978, American
Actress

Kevin HartKevin Hart
06 July 1979, American
Comedian
Gabrielle UnionGabrielle Union
29 October 1972, American
Actress

Dave ChappelleDave Chappelle
24 August 1973, American
 
Thandie NewtonThandie Newton
06 November 1972, British
Actress

Jaden Smith Jaden Smith
08 July 1998, American
Rapper

Halle BerryHalle Berry
14 August 1966, American
Actress
Jamie FoxxJamie Foxx
13 December 1967, American
Actor

Jada Pinkett SmithJada Pinkett Smith
18 September 1971, American
Actress
Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg
13 November 1955, American
 

Michael Clarke DuncanMichael Clarke Duncan
10 December 1957, American
Actor

Diana RossDiana Ross
26 March 1944, American
American singer
Kerry WashingtonKerry Washington
31 January 1977, American
Actress

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Jussie SmollettJussie Smollett
21 June 1982, American
Actor
Taraji P. HensonTaraji P. Henson
11 September 1970, American
Actress

Tyler PerryTyler Perry
13 September 1969, American
Actor

Spike LeeSpike Lee
20 March 1957, American
 

James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones
17 January 1931, American
Actor
Martin LawrenceMartin Lawrence
16 April 1965, American
Actor, Comedian
Sidney PoitierSidney Poitier
20 February 1927, Bahamian, American
 

Richard Pryor Richard Pryor
01 December 1940, American
Comedian

BeetlejuiceBeetlejuice
02 June 1968, American
Actor

Viola DavisViola Davis
11 August 1965, American
Actress
Chadwick BosemanChadwick Boseman
29 November 1976, American
Actor

Naomi CampbellNaomi Campbell
22 May 1970, British
Model

Angela BassettAngela Bassett
16 August 1958, American
Actress

Laurence FishburneLaurence Fishburne
30 July 1961, American
Actor

Anthony MackieAnthony Mackie
23 September 1978, American
Actor
Chris RockChris Rock
07 February 1965, American
Standup Comedian, Actor

Queen LatifahQueen Latifah
18 March 1970, American
Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Aactress,
Danny GloverDanny Glover
22 July 1946, American
American actor

Lupita Nyong'oLupita Nyong'o
01 March 1983, Kenyan, Mexican
Actress

Wesley SnipesWesley Snipes
31 July 1962, American
 
Bernie MacBernie Mac
05 October 1957, American
Actor, Comedian

LL Cool JLL Cool J
14 January 1968, American
Rapper, Actor
Wayne BradyWayne Brady
02 June 1972, American
Actor

Jeffrey WrightJeffrey Wright
07 December 1965, American
Actor

Erykah BaduErykah Badu
26 February 1971, American
Singer

Lauryn HillLauryn Hill
26 May 1975, American
 

Cuba Gooding Jr.Cuba Gooding Jr.
02 January 1968, American
Actor
Jennifer HudsonJennifer Hudson
12 September 1981, American
Actress, Singer

Tracee Ellis RossTracee Ellis Ross
29 October 1972, American
Actress

Justice SmithJustice Smith
09 August 1995, American
Actor

Tyra BanksTyra Banks
04 December 1973, American
Television Personality
Robin GivensRobin Givens
27 November 1964, American
Model, Actress

Sterling K. BrownSterling K. Brown
05 April 1976, American
Actor
Keith DavidKeith David
04 June 1956, American
Actor

Willow SmithWillow Smith
31 October 2000, American
Singer, Actress

John David WashingtonJohn David Washington
28 July 1984, American
Actor
Cicely TysonCicely Tyson
18 December 1924, American
Actress

Keke PalmerKeke Palmer
26 August 1993, American
Actress
Andre BraugherAndre Braugher
01 July 1962, American
Actor

Carl WeathersCarl Weathers
14 January 1948, American
Actor

Lauren LondonLauren London
05 December 1984, American
Actress
Alfonso RibeiroAlfonso Ribeiro
21 September 1971, American
Actor

Mr. TMr. T
21 May 1952, American
Actor
T-PainT-Pain
30 September 1985, American
Rapper

Lance ReddickLance Reddick
31 December 1962, American
Actor

Bokeem WoodbineBokeem Woodbine
13 April 1973, American
Actor, Ventriloquist

Aisha TylerAisha Tyler
18 September 1970, American
Actress, TV Host
Sanaa LathanSanaa Lathan
19 September 1971, American
Actress
Tony ToddTony Todd
04 December 1954, American
Actor

Yara ShahidiYara Shahidi
10 February 2000, American
Model, Actress

Amandla StenbergAmandla Stenberg
23 October 1998, American
Actress

Regina HallRegina Hall
12 December 1970, American
Actress
Tatyana AliTatyana Ali
24 January 1979, American
Actress

Shonda RhimesShonda Rhimes
13 January 1970, American
Television Producer

Michael Jai WhiteMichael Jai White
10 November 1967, American
Actor

Damon WayansDamon Wayans
04 September 1960, American
Actor

Phylicia RashadPhylicia Rashad
19 June 1948, American
Actress
Dennis HaysbertDennis Haysbert
02 June 1954, American
Actor

Ving RhamesVing Rhames
12 May 1959, American
Actor
Danai GuriraDanai Gurira
14 February 1978, American, Zimbabwean
Actress

Jerrika HintonJerrika Hinton
28 September 1981, American
Actress
Skai JacksonSkai Jackson
08 April 2002, American
Child Actress
Meagan GoodMeagan Good
08 August 1981, American
Actress