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She also appeared in Tyler Perry's 2010 film For Colored Girls.
Washington hosted Saturday Night Live on November 2, 2013, where she impersonated Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey in a cold opening sketch that satirized criticism of Saturday Night Live for not having had any black female cast members for many years.
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 films of 20, 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 (2006), Mother and Child (2009) and Night Catches Us (2010).
But, then she left to move to Los Angeles and be on the TV show In Living Color. 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. 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).
In 2004, she played the female lead in Spike Lee's She Hate Me, and she received strong reviews for her performance. and became a spokesperson for L'Oréal, appearing in commercials and ads alongside fellow actresses, Scarlett Johansson and Eva Longoria, Gong Li, Michelle Yeoh, Dian Sastrowardoyo, Aishwarya Rai, Maya Karin and model Doutzen Kroes.
Her father's family is of African American origin, having migrated from South Carolina to Brooklyn.
and Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the nation's elite by keeping those secrets under wraps.
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. 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 and Twitter by Buzz Feed.
Olivia Pope continues to navigate through her feelings for the most powerful man in the world while dating past flame Senator Edison Davis.
Her true feelings for Fitz can't be denied when an assassination attempt nearly claims his life.