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Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman
Freeman at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival
Personal information
Birth dateJune 1, 1937(age 79)
Place of birthMemphis, Tennessee, U.S.
OccupationActor, director, narrator
Years active1964 present
SpouseJeanette Adair Bradshaw (1967 79; divorced)
Myrna Colley-Lee (1984 2010; divorced)

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Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, film director, aviator and narrator. He is noted for his reserved demeanor and authoritative speaking voice. Freeman has received Academy Award nominations for his performances in Street Smart, Driving Miss Daisy, The Shawshank Redemption and Invictus and won in 2005 for Million Dollar Baby. He has also won a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award.

Freeman has appeared in many other box office hits, including Unforgiven, Glory, Seven, Deep Impact, The Sum of All Fears, Bruce Almighty, Batman Begins, March of the Penguins, The Bucket List, Evan Almighty, Wanted, The Dark Knight, and RED.


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