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With an authoritative voice and calm demeanor, this ever popular American actor has grown into one of the most respected figures in modern US cinema. Morgan was born in June 1937 in Memphis, Tennessee, to Mayme Edna (Revere), a teacher, and Morgan Porterfield Freeman, a barber. The young Freeman attended Los Angeles City College before serving ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 63 wins & 52 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Momentum (completed)
Senator
 2015 Ted 2 (completed)
 2015 Last Knights
Bartok
 2014 5 Flights Up
 2014 The Lego Movie
Vitruvius (voice)
 2013/I Oblivion
Beech
 2011 Conan the Barbarian
Narrator
 2010 RED
Joe Matheson
 2008 Wanted
Sloan
 2005 War of the Worlds
Narration (voice)
 2005 Edison
Ashford
 2005 Unleashed
Sam
 1998 Hard Rain
Jim
 1996 Moll Flanders
Hibble
 1995 Se7en
Somerset
 1988 Clean and Sober
Craig
 1985 That Was Then... This Is Now
Charlie Woods
 1985 Marie
Charles Traughber
 1984 Teachers
Lewis
 1981 Eyewitness
Lieutenant Black
 1980 Brubaker
Walter
 1973 Blade
Chris
 1968 Where Were You When the Lights Went Out?
Grand Central Commuter (uncredited)
 1966 A Man Called Adam
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1964 The Pawnbroker
Man on Street (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Played Petruchio in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of "The Taming of the Shrew". See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | 20 Interviews | 25 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Morgan J. Freeman

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

On The Shawshank Redemption (1994): That is the film that most people will mention. It's not the only one, but it's the most common. I think more people have seen Shawshank than have seen anything else bar Casablanca (1942). Me, I just take the compliment. See more »

Trivia:

Recently became a beekeeper. See more »

Trademark:

[Narration] Often provides narration for his films, as either himself or the character he is playing. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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