Morgan Freeman

Film Producer / Film Director / Aircraft Pilot / Character Actor / Actor / Television Presenter / Beekeeper / Television Producer | * 06/01/1937 (86) | Memphis, Tennessee (United States of America (USA))
Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, producer, and narrator. Throughout a career spanning five decades and multiple film genres, he has received numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award as well as a nomination for a Tony Award. He has also been awarded the Kennedy Center Honor in 2008, an AFI Life Achievement Award in 2011, the Cecil B. DeMille Award in 2012, and Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award in 2018. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, Freeman was raised in Mississippi, where he began acting in school plays. He studied theater arts in Los Angeles and appeared in stage productions in his early career. He rose to fame in the 1970s for his role in the children's television series The Electric Company. Freeman then appeared in the Shakespearean plays Coriolanus and Julius Caesar, the former of which earned him an Obie Award. In 1978, he received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his role as Zeke in the Richard Wesley play The Mighty Gents. Freeman received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor ... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Morgan Freeman

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Kennedy Center Honors AFI Life Achievement Award Golden Globe Awards Silver Bear Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame National Medal of Arts Clarence Derwent Awards 2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor 3x Academy Award for Best Actor Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play
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Movies with Morgan Freeman as Actor(175)

as Dr. Cole2024 My Dead Friend Zoe
as Sonny Bell2023 Hate to See You Go
as Daniel2023 A Good Person
as Dr. Mackles2023 The Ritual Killer
as Joe Mulwray2023 Sniff
as Anton Burrell2023 57 Seconds
as Sheriff Thurmond Fowler2022 The Minute You Wake Up Dead
as Gerick2022 Paradise Highway
as himself2022 Sidney
as Self (archive footage)2022 Clint Eastwood: The Last Legend
as Damon2021 Vanquish
as himself2021 Coming 2 America
as Reggie Fontaine2020 The Comeback Trail
as Narrator (voice)2020 Meeting the Beatles in India
as Narrator (voice)2020 Into Nature's Wild
as Doc2019 The Poison Rose
as Jerome Johnson (uncredited)2019 Brian Banks
as Alan Trumbull2019 Angel Has Fallen
as Narrator (voice)2018 America's Musical Journey
as Willie Davis2017 Going in Style
as Reader - Declaration of Independence2017 The Words That Built America
as Narrator (english voice)2017 March of the Penguins 2: The Next Step
as Sheik Ilderim2016 Ben-Hur
as Narrator (voice)2016 The C Word
as Alan Trumbull2016 London Has Fallen
as Thaddeus Bradley2016 Now You See Me 2
as Senator2015 Momentum
as Narrator (voice)2015 JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness
as Bartok2015 Last Knights
as Patrick Meighan2015 Ted 2
as Alex Carver2014 5 Flights Up
as Narrator (voice)2014 We the People
as Maxwell Omni2014 Wish Wizard
as Dr. Cameron McCarthy2014 Dolphin Tale 2
as Narrator (voice)2014 Island of Lemurs: Madagascar
as Joseph Tagger2014 Transcendence
as Vitruvius (voice)2014 The Lego Movie
as Professor Samuel Norman2014 Lucy
as Thaddeus Bradley2013 Now You See Me
as Archibald 'Archie' Clayton2013 Last Vegas
as Alan Trumbull2013 Olympus Has Fallen
as Narrator (voice)2013 JFK: A President Betrayed
as Beech2013 Oblivion
as Monte Wildhorn2012 The Magic of Belle Isle
as himself2012 Ending the Knight
as Narrator (voice)2012 B.B. King: The Life of Riley
as Lucius Fox2012 The Dark Knight Rises
as Narrator (voice)2011 Breaking the Taboo
as Narrator (voice)2011 Conan the Barbarian
as Narrator (voice)2011 Born to Be Wild
as Dr. McCarthy2011 Dolphin Tale
as himself2011 Clint Eastwood's West
as Self (archive footage)2010 Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy
as Narrator (voice)2010 The 16th Man
as Joe Matheson2010 RED
as Narrator (voice)2010 The Eastwood Factor
as Nelson Mandela2009 Invictus
as Narrator (voice)2009 Prom Night in Mississippi
as himself2009 The People Speak
as Keith Ripley2009 Thick as Thieves
as Charles Peterson2009 The Maiden Heist
as Lucius Fox2008 The Dark Knight
as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)2008 A Raisin in the Sun
as Sloan2008 Wanted
as himself2007 All About Us
as Jack Doyle2007 Gone Baby Gone
as Carter Chambers2007 The Bucket List
as God2007 Evan Almighty
as Harry Stevenson2007 Feast of Love
as 'Him'2006 10 Items or Less
as Frank Carden2006 The Contract
as The Boss2006 Lucky Number Slevin
as Neil Armstrong (voice)2005 Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon
as Ashford2005 Edison
as himself2005 Blues Divas
as Narrator (Voice)2005 War of the Worlds
as Narrator (English voice)2005 March of the Penguins
as Mitch Bradley2005 An Unfinished Life
as Lucius Fox2005 Batman Begins
as Sam2005 Unleashed
as Walter Crewes2004 The Big Bounce
as Eddie 'Scrap-Iron' Dupris2004 Million Dollar Baby
as Narrator (voice)2004 The Hunting of the President
as God2003 Bruce Almighty
as Lt. Redding2003 Guilty by Association
as Miles Evans2003 Levity
as Col. Abraham Curtis2003 Dreamcatcher
as Charlie Grimes2002 High Crimes
as Narrator (voice)2002 Partners of the Heart
as DCI William Cabot2002 The Sum of All Fears
as Alex Cross2001 Along Came a Spider
as Narrator (voice)2000 Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows
as Captain Victor Benezet2000 Under Suspicion
as Charlie2000 Nurse Betty
as President Tom Beck1998 Deep Impact
as Jim1998 Hard Rain
as Narrator (voice)1997 The Long Way Home
as Theodore Joadson1997 Amistad
as Alex Cross1997 Kiss the Girls
as Edward G. Robinson1996 Blacklist: Hollywood On Trial
as Paul Shannon1996 Chain Reaction
as Narrator (voice)1996 Cosmic Voyage
as Hibble1996 Moll Flanders
as Detective Lt. William Somerset1995 Se7en
as Billy Ford1995 Outbreak
as himself1994 A Century of Cinema
as Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding1994 The Shawshank Redemption
as Ned Logan1992 Unforgiven
as Geel Piet1992 The Power of One
as Narrator (voice)1991 The True Story of Glory Continues
as himself1990 Night Of 100 Stars III
as Walter Samson1990 The Earth Day Special
as Judge Leonard White1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities
as Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins1989 Glory
as Hoke Colburn1989 Driving Miss Daisy
as Lt. A.Z. Drones1989 Johnny Handsome
as Principal Joe Clark1989 Lean On Me
as Craig1988 Clean and Sober
as Dorsey Pratt1988 Clinton and Nadine
as Dr. Sherard1987 Fight for Life
as Fast Black1987 Street Smart
as Luther Johnson1986 Resting Place
as Charles Traughber1985 Marie
as Charlie Woods1985 That Was Then... This Is Now
as Siemanowski1984 Harry & Son
as Lewis1984 Teachers
as Clarence Collins1981 The Marva Collins Story
as Lieutenant Black1981 Eyewitness
as Malcolm X1981 Death of a Prophet
as Hap Richards1980 Attica
as Walter1980 Brubaker
as Coriolanus1979 Coriolanus
as Sweet Talk1979 Hollow Image
as Self / Croupier1974 Out to Lunch
as Chris1973 Blade
as Grand Central Commuter1968 Where Were You When the Lights Went Out?
as Party Guest (Uncredited)1966 A Man Called Adam
as Man on Street (Uncredited)1965 The Pawnbroker

TV Shows/Series with Morgan Freeman as Actor(49)

as Narrator (voice)2024 The Promised Land
as Edwin Mullins2023 Special Ops: Lioness
as Narrator (voice)2023 Life on Our Planet
as Self - Narrator (voice)2023 100 Years of Warner Bros.
as Narrator (voice)2022 Our Universe
as Stuart2021 Solos
as Morgan Freeman (voice)2019 Scooby-Doo and Guess Who?
as Narrator (voice)2011 Curiosity
as himself2009 The Jay Leno Show
as himself2009 Live from Studio Five
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Self - Guest2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Narrator (voice)2005 Slavery and the Making of America
as Self - Guest2005 The Reichen Show
as himself1997 Leute heute
as himself1997 The View
as himself1996 The Daily Show
as Self - Guest1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
as himself1991 Pebble Mill
as Narrator (voice)1988 American Experience
as Narrator (voice)1986 American Masters
as Tony1985 The Twilight Zone
as Ben Shelter1985 The Atlanta Child Murders
as Detective Michaels1980 Texas
as Self - Cameo (uncredited)1975 Saturday Night Live
as Count Dracula1971 The Electric Company
as Mad Scientist1971 The Electric Company
as Easy Reader1971 The Electric Company
as Messenger1971 Great Performances
as Frederick Douglass1961 Supercar
as himself1952 Today
as Clarence1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame
as Luther1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame

Movies with Morgan Freeman as Crew(11)

Production/Producer2023 Hate to See You Go
Production/Producer2023 Rendezvous with Rama
Production/Producer2022 Ogun Óla: War is Coming
Production/Executive Producer2021 The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain
Production/Producer2014 5 Flights Up
Production/Producer2010 The 16th Man
Production/Executive Producer2009 Invictus
Production/Executive Producer2003 Levity
Production/Executive Producer2001 Along Came a Spider
Production/Executive Producer2000 Under Suspicion
Directing/Director1993 Bopha!

TV Shows/Series with Morgan Freeman as Crew(3)

Directing/Director2014 Madam Secretary
Production/Producer2010 Through the Wormhole
Production/Executive Producer2010 Through the Wormhole

Additional Information

Full Name: Morgan Freeman
Born: Tuesday, 06/01 1937 (June) in Memphis, Tennessee (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 86 years + 360 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Greenwood Public School District, Los Angeles City College
Employer: United States Armed Forces
Net worth estimate: 120,000,000 USD
Related to: E'Dena Hines
Other names for Morgan Freeman (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Morgan Porterfield Freeman Jr."
"Morgan J. Freeman"
"مورغان فريمان"
"모건 프리먼"
"モーガン・フリーマン" (Kana/Japanese)
"Морган Фриман"
"Морган Фримен"
"มอร์แกน ฟรีแมน"
"Μόργκαν Φρίμαν"
"مورگان فریمن"
"Морґан Фрімен"
"Μόργκαν Πόρτερφιλντ Φρίμαν Τζούνιορ"
Morgan Freeman frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (35x, Actor)
Deena Adair (28x, Crew)
Bill Hader (25x, Actor)
Kenan Thompson (22x, Actor)
Clint Eastwood (21x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (21x, Actress)
Tom Hanks (21x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (21x, Actor)
Samuel L. Jackson (20x, Actor)
Drew Barrymore (19x, Actress)
Will Ferrell (18x, Actor)
Susan Sarandon (18x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:15, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 05/25/2024