Morgan Freeman

Total Box Office:
 $3424.9M
Highest Rated:
100% BB King: The Life of Riley (2012)
Lowest Rated:
0% That Was Then... This Is Now (1985)
Birthday:
Jun 1
Birthplace:
Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Bio:
Morgan Freeman has enjoyed an impressive and varied career on stage, television, and screen. It is a career that began in the mid-'60s, when Freeman appeared in an off-Broadway production of The Niggerlovers and with Pearl Bailey in an all-African-American Broadway production of Hello, Dolly! in…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
London Has Fallen
  • Speaker Allan Trumbull
-- 2015
96% The Lego Movie
  • Vitruvius
$251.6M 2014
Transcendence
  • Actor
-- 2014
Lucy
  • Actor
-- 2014
73% Island Of Lemurs: Madagascar
  • Narrator
$0.4M 2014
Dolphin Tale 2
  • Actor
-- 2014
50% Now You See Me
  • Thaddeus Bradley
$117.7M 2013
JFK: A President Betrayed
  • Narrator
-- 2013
We The People
  • Actor
-- 2013
47% Last Vegas
  • Archie
$63.9M 2013
54% Oblivion
  • Beech
$89.0M 2013
48% Olympus Has Fallen
  • Speaker Allan Trumbull
$98.9M 2013
88% The Dark Knight Rises
  • Fox
$448.1M 2012
29% The Magic of Belle Isle
  • Monte Wildhorn
$0.1M 2012
The Last White Knight
  • Actor
-- 2012
100% BB King: The Life of Riley
  • Narrator
-- 2012
82% Dolphin Tale
  • Dr. Cameron McCarthy
$72.3M 2011
98% Born To Be Wild
  • Narrator
$23.3M 2011
Eastwood Factor
  • Narrator
-- 2010
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
  • Actor
-- 2010
For Love of Liberty
  • Actor
-- 2010
71% Red
  • Joe Matheson
$90.4M 2010
The Last Full Measure
  • Actor
-- 2010
Delta Rising
  • Actor
-- 2009
76% Invictus
  • Nelson Mandela
  • Producer
$37.4M 2009
The Maiden Heist
  • Producer
  • Charles
$0.5M 2009
Human Factor
  • Producer
  • Actor
-- 2009
The People Speak
  • Actor
-- 2009
71% Wanted
  • Sloan
$134.3M 2008
Marva Collins Story
  • Actor
-- 2008
Prom Night in Mississippi
  • Actor
-- 2008
Thick as Thieves (The Code)
  • Ripley
-- 2008
94% The Dark Knight
  • Lucius Fox
$533.3M 2008
All About Us
  • Actor
-- 2007
40% The Bucket List
  • Carter Chambers
$93.5M 2007
e2: Energy
  • Actor
-- 2007
African American Lives 2
  • Actor
-- 2007
39% Feast of Love
  • Harry Stevenson
$3.4M 2007
0% The Contract
  • Frank Carden
-- 2007
94% Gone Baby Gone
  • Jack Doyle
$20.3M 2007
23% Evan Almighty
  • God
$100.3M 2007
63% 10 Items or Less
  • Him
$69.3k 2006
51% Lucky Number Slevin
  • The Boss
$22.4M 2006
Greasy Rider
  • Actor
-- 2006
African American Lives
  • Actor
-- 2006
Electric Company - Greatest Hits & Bits
  • Actor
-- 2006
88% Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D
  • Actor
$32.5M 2005
94% March of the Penguins
  • Narrator
$77.4M 2005
0% Edison (Edison Force)
  • Wallace
-- 2005
53% An Unfinished Life
  • Mitch Bradley
$8.5M 2005
85% Batman Begins
  • Lucius Fox
$205.2M 2005
Blue Divas
  • Actor
-- 2005
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters
  • Actor
-- 2005
65% Unleashed (Danny the Dog)
  • Sam
$24.4M 2005
Slavery and the Making of America
  • Actor
-- 2005
74% War of the Worlds
  • Narrator
$234.1M 2005
Hope Springs Eternal: A Look Back at 'The Shawshank Redemption'
  • Actor
-- 2004
Rameses: Wrath of God or Man?
  • Actor
-- 2004
91% Million Dollar Baby
  • Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris
$100.4M 2004
Decisions That Shook The World
  • Actor
-- 2004
16% The Big Bounce
  • Walter Crewes
$6.3M 2004
America Beyond the Color Line
  • Actor
-- 2004
30% Dreamcatcher
  • Colonel Abraham Curtis
$33.6M 2003
Guilty by Association
  • Actor
-- 2003
74% The Hunting of the President
  • Director
  • Narrator
-- 2003
Last of the Mississippi Jukes
  • Actor
-- 2003
35% Levity
  • Miles Evans
-- 2003
48% Bruce Almighty
  • God
$242.6M 2003
The Art of Romare Bearden
  • Narrator
-- 2003
59% The Sum of All Fears
  • William Cabot
$118.5M 2002
31% High Crimes
  • Charles Grimes
$41.4M 2002
Fighting for Freedom: Revolution & Civil War
  • Narrator
-- 2002
Shawshank: The Redeeming Feature
  • Actor
-- 2001
32% Along Came a Spider
  • Alex Cross
$73.6M 2001
Scandalize My Name: Stories From the Blacklist
  • Host
-- 2000
49% Under Suspicion
  • Capt. Victor Benezet
-- 2000
84% Nurse Betty
  • Charlie
$25.0M 2000
25% Hard Rain
  • Jim
-- 1998
47% Deep Impact
  • President Beck
-- 1998
76% Amistad
  • Theodore Joadson
-- 1997
The Long Way Home
  • Narrator
-- 1997
30% Kiss The Girls
  • Alex Cross
-- 1997
43% Moll Flanders
  • Hibble
-- 1996
National Geographic - Inside the White House
  • Narrator
-- 1996
Cosmic Voyage
  • Narrator
-- 1996
16% Chain Reaction
  • Paul Shannon
-- 1996
59% Outbreak
  • Gen. Billy Ford
-- 1995
79% Seven (Se7en)
  • William Somerset
-- 1995
90% The Shawshank Redemption
  • Ellis Boy "Red" Redding
-- 1994
80% Bopha
  • Director
-- 1993
Essential Directors: Clint Eastwood
  • Actor
-- 1992
96% Unforgiven
  • Ned Logan
-- 1992
39% The Power of One
  • Geel Piet
-- 1992
Rabbit Ears - Follow the Drinking Gourd
  • Storyteller
-- 1992
Shelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories
  • Actor
-- 1992
Rabbit Ears - The Savior is Born
  • Narrator
-- 1992
True Story of 'Glory' Continues
  • Actor
-- 1991
59% Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
  • Azeem
-- 1991
16% The Bonfire of the Vanities
  • Judge Leonard White
-- 1990
93% Glory
  • John Rawlins
-- 1989
62% Johnny Handsome
  • Lt. A.Z. Drones
-- 1989
81% Driving Miss Daisy
  • Hoke Colburn
-- 1989
67% Lean on Me
  • Joe Clark
-- 1989
55% Clean and Sober
  • Craig
-- 1988
Blood Money: The Story of Clinton and Nadine
  • Dorsey Pratt
-- 1988
69% Street Smart
  • Fast Black
-- 1987
Fight for Life
  • Actor
-- 1987
Resting Place
  • Luther Johnson
-- 1986
Execution of Raymond Graham
  • Actor
-- 1985
Atlanta Child Murders
  • Ben Shelter
-- 1985
The Gospel at Colonus
  • Actor
-- 1985
Marie
  • Charles Traughber
-- 1985
0% That Was Then... This Is Now
  • Charlie Woods
-- 1985
22% Harry & Son
  • Siemanowski
-- 1984
58% Teachers
  • Lewis
-- 1984
Death of a Prophet
  • Malcolm X
-- 1981
89% Eyewitness
  • Lieutenant Black
-- 1981
The Marva Collins Story
  • Clarence Collins
-- 1981
Attica
  • Hap Richards
-- 1980
75% Brubaker
  • Walter
-- 1980
Julius Caesar
  • Actor
-- 1979
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
  • Actor
-- 1978
Best of the Best of The Electric Company
  • Actor
-- 1971
Who Says I Can't Ride a Rainbow! (Barney)
  • Afro
-- 1971
Tusker
  • Actor
--

Morgan Freeman Trivia

In January 2001, opened Madidi, a fine-dining restaurant in Clarksdale, MS, with local attorney and businessman, Bill Lucket. They also co-own Ground Zero Blues Club, a blues bar and grill that opened in May 2001.
- submitted by Steven V (4 years ago)
His performance as Fast Black in Street Smart is ranked #77 on Premiere Magazine's 100 Greatest Performances of All Time (2006).
- submitted by Steven V (4 years ago)

Quotes from Morgan Freeman's Characters

    1. Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris: Boxin' is about respect. Gettin' it for yourself, and takin' it from the other guy.
    From Million Dollar Baby. Submitted by Alyssa B (33 days ago)
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