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Laurence Fishburne (1961 -)
Deaths in Film[edit | edit source]
- Apocalypse Now (1979) [Gunner's Mate 3rd Class Tyrone 'Mr. Clean' Miller]: Shot when the natives fire on the boat, he then dies from his wound.
- Death Wish II (1982) [Cutter, the Mugger]: Shot to death with a shot to the head exploding his boombox in the process by Charles Bronson in the park at night.
- Quicksilver (1986) [Voodoo]: Hit by a car driven by Rudy Ramos while riding his bicycle as Kevin Bacon looks on in shock.
- King of New York (1990) [Jimmy Jump]: Shot in the head by David Caruso, after having been shot in the stomach by David a few minutes earlier; after Wesley Snipes dies from Laurence's shots, David finishes Laurence off rather than take him into custody.
- Bad Company (1995) [Nelson Crowe]: Shot in the head during a shoot-out with Ellen Barkin in his apartment.
- Othello (1995) [Othello]: Commits suicide by stabbing himself.
- Event Horizon (1997) [Captain Miller]: Commits suicide/sacrifices himself by blowing up part of the spaceship while he's inside during a struggle with Sam Neill.
- Osmosis Jones (2001; animated) [Thrax]: Playing the role of a virus, he is disintegrated in a veil of alcohol after Chris Rock throws him off Elena Franklin's eyelash.
- The Death and Life of Bobby Z (2007) [Tad Gruzsa]: Shot to death as Paul Walker twists the riflemen.
- Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007) [Silver Surfer]: Voicing an Alien, sacrifice himself to destroy Galactus, however in a scene set during the credits, its revealed he survived as his eyes are seen opening and his Surfboard flies to him. (See also Doug Jones who plays the Surfer.)
- Tortured (Video, 2008) [Archie Green]: Shot to death when Cole Hauser shoots his gun through the already deceased James Cromwell's body after Fishburne has shot and killed Cromwell.
- Armored (2009) [Baines]: Killed in an explosion, along with Jean Reno, when Columbus Short booby traps the metal case of money with a bomb. We later see his body on fire.
- Predators (2010) [Ronald Noland]: Shot after being cornered in the subterranean tunnels by one of the predators causing him to explode.
- The Colony (2013) [Briggs]: Sacrifices himself by blowing himself up with dynamite to save Kevin Zegers from the monsters while on the bridge.
- Standoff (2016) [Sade]: Stabbed in the neck repeatedly by Thomas Jane. Laurence in turn shoots Thomas in return but it`s unfatal. Laurence dies from blood loss after talking with Ella Ballentine.
- Passengers (2016) [Chief Gus Mancuso]: Dies of organ failure with Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence by his side and his body appears again as Chris sends Lawrence's body to space.
- Running with the Devil (2019) [The Man]: Shot to death by Nicolas Cage so he doesn't suffer as he burns at the stake.
TV Deaths[edit | edit source]
Video Game Deaths[edit | edit source]
- The Matrix Online (2005) [Morpheus]: Shot to death by a fly-based Assassin.
Notable Connections[edit | edit source]
- Father of Langston Fishburne and Montana Fishburne
- Ex-Mr. Hajno O. Moss
- Ex-Mr. Gina Torres
Gallery[edit | edit source]
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