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|Birth Name: ||Morgan Freeman|
|Profession: ||Actor, Film Narrator|
|Date of Birth||June 1, 1937|
6 feet 2 inches
|Education Qualification:||High school degree, US air Force, Play and Drama degree|
|School/college:||Broad Street High School, Pasadena Playhouse, Los Angeles city college|
|Father Name:||Morgan Porterfield Freeman|
|Mother Name:||Mayma Edna|
|Marital status:||Married twice and divorced|
|Wifes Name: ||Jeannete Adair Bradshaw, Myrna Colley-Lee|
|Son Name:||Alfonso Freeman,Saifoulaye Freeman|
|Daughter Name:||Deena Freeman, Morgan Freeman jr|
|Net Worth||$250 Million|
Who is Morgan Freeman? Age and height
Morgan Freeman is a giant American Personality who professionally is an actor and film Narrator of Hollywood. Morgan was born on June 1, 1937, in Memphis, USA. He is 83 years old as of now. His Height is 6 feet 2 inches. He has worked as a Tv host, Director and producer. He made his entry by debuting in the film “Who says I can’t ride a Rainbow”.
He was involved in acting at an early age of 12. He eventually was about to die at the age of 16 due to Pneumonia. His ancestors were from Nigeria. He also worked in the military for four years. He after that joined Drama and Playschool to learn professional acting. He is fluent in french.
His hobbies largely differ from others .It includes learning about science, space and energy.He stated once ” if I believe in God, then i believe i am God”.
Net Worth 2020:
His net worth is believed to be $ 250 million. He owns his private business as well. His net worth would have even been more if he would not have to settle his divorce with around 100 million dollars.
Love Life,Wife and kids:
He had so many affairs with her girlfriends beside his two wives which he got divorced with. Some sources say that he is a womniac. Some of his girlfriends are Rita Moreno, Debbie Allen, Lolethka Adkins, Demaris Meyer. In 2018 many women charged him with allegations of harassing them and being unpleasant in behaviour during film castings. This may be one of the reasons for divorce with both of his wives. His wives are Jeannete Adair Bradshaw, Myrna Colley-Lee. He divorced both of them. He has four children. The names of his children are Alfonso Freeman, Saifoulaye Freeman, Deena Freeman, Morgan Freeman jr.
Early Life and Career:
He completed his schooling from Broad street high school. His early education was full of curiosity but his interest in the military didn’t allow him higher education at that point in time. He then worked in US air forces for 4 years. He again returned to study in Pasadena playhouse where he studied and learnt about drama, play, acting skills. He took admission in Los Angeles city college for training to act. He also has shown keen interest in subjects like space and energy. He has a very deep interest in Science.
He is the son of Morgan Porterfield Freeman and Mayma Edna. He has 3 siblings. His father was a barber and mother was a teacher. He married two times in his life.
Movie Career Highlights :
Freeman continued to work in theatre and got the Obie Award for “Coriolanus” in 1980. It was in the mid 80’s Morgan started getting supporting roles in mainstream movies.He got a chance in bigger films like ” Driving Miss Daisy ” and “Glory”.He got a chance in the all time hit movie “The Shawshank Redemption ” in 1994.
He then founded a film production company Revelations Entertainment and also its sister distribution company Clickstar. He hosted the channel Our Space in clickstart showing his love towards science and space. Freeman then got a chance to appear as GOD in the movies “Bruce Almighty ” and ” Evan Almighty”. He also was a vital part of the movie “The Dark Knight” and its sequels. He also acted in the all time starrer ” Catch me if you can”.
Now comes the best part where in 2013, He starred in the action thriller “Olympus has fallen” . He also got a chance in Science fiction drama “Oblivion”. He also was a Co-Star in the movie “Lucy”where he played the dream role as a Scientist. He again appeared in 2016 in the sequel movie “London has fallen”.
Movies & Tv-series:
|The Shawshank Redemption (1994)||Drama, Crime|
|Se7en (1995)||Crime, Thriller, Mystery, Drama|
|The Dark Knight (2008)||Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller|
|Lean on Me (1989)||Drama|
|Unforgiven (1992)||Drama, Western|
|Driving Miss Daisy (1989)||Drama|
|The Dark Knight Rises (2012)||Action, Thriller|
|The Bucket List (2007)||Adventure, Comedy, Drama|
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Awards and Achievements:
- Academy award for “Million Dollar Baby” in 2004
- Best actor for “Invictus” in 2009
- Golden Globe Award for “Driving Miss Daisy” in 1989
- AFI Life achievement Award in 2011
- LifeTime Achievement Award in 2006
- Honorary Degree of Arts and Letters from Delta State University.
- Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters from Boston University.
- SAG Life Achievement Award in 2017.
Other valuable works by Morgan:
He also directed the movie “Bopha!” for paramount pictures.
He also hosted and narrated a discovery show “Through the Wormhole”.He also formed a charity Grenada Relief Fund to help people affected by Hurricane Ivan. He also contributed donations for Mississippi Horse Park situated in University. He also has actively involved to permanently evade racial discrimination against black people. He has indirectly been involved in politics in America.
Morgan Freeman Facebook, Instagram, Twitter handling:
Instagram Link to follow
Twitter Official Account
Some Interesting facts about Freeman:
- He pulled a chair underneath his crush in school and got punishment to act and surprisingly he took top honors in the program.
- He finds his movies boring.
- He was alleged for misbehaviour and other serious charges .
- He was put in jail in his military service of military.
- He believes that there is no God.
- He is fluent in French.
- He has brilliant golf skills.
- He is fond of cooking and has rearedHoney bees in 124 acres of land.
- He has a special cabinet for Oscars which finally got fulfilled in 2004 for Million Dollar Baby.