Hometown:New York City
Birthday:January 31, 1977
Kerry Washington is an American actress born in The Bronx and raised in Manhattan. In her teenage years Washington performed with the TADA! Youth Theater. After landing a starring role in a commercial, Washington later debuted in the ABC television film Magical Make-Over. As she rose in fame, she appeared in more films and series, such as The Human Stain, Boston Legal, Ray and Django Unchained. She is now known the world over for her role as Olivia Pope in the ABC series Scandal.