Morgan Freeman was born on the 1st of June, 1937 in Memphis. He was brought up by his grandmother. During his childhood Morgan had to change his place of living rather often. When he was nine, he had a chance to participate in a school play where he first showed his talent. When the boy was in his early teens he won acting competitions at school, often participated in radio performances and in different local amateur plays. Later, after school, he served in the air force. Having served in the army, Morgan shifted to Los Angeles to take acting lessons and dancing lessons. He participated in musicals and other scene performances. Starting with this activity, Freeman was mainly involved in theatrical works. Later, in 1980-s the actor was given his first parts in films. Among his first cinema works is ‘Driving Miss Daisy’. Now Morgan works as a producer and a director, participating in his own films. His latest project is called ‘Madam Secretary’.
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✎ Family, Mom, Dad, Wife & Husbands, kids
Morgan’s father’s name is Morgan Porterfield.Mother:
his mother’s name is Mayme Edna.Siblings:
Morgan Freeman has three siblings whose names are not published.Wives and kids:
Morgan has been married more than once. His wives’ names were Jeanette, Myrna. Now he is single. His kids’ names are Alfonso, Morgana, Saifoulaye, Deena.
✎ Boyfriends & Girlfriends, Relationship
Morgan Freeman keeps his private affairs to himself.
✎ Morgan Freeman Money, Net Worth
Morgan’s net worth is estimated at 150 $ Million.
✎ Houses & Cars
Place of living:
Morgan resides in New York.Cars:
Morgan drives Chevrolet Corvet.
✎ Misc Questions
What charitable work does Morgan do?
Morgan Freeman takes part in projects that are aimed to help people who have suffered from natural disasters.Why did Morgan get public criticism?
Morgan was publicly criticized for his unwillingness to join any anti-racism campaign. He answered that the only way to stop racism is to stop talking about it.What is the general public opinion on Morgan Freeman?
Judging by the fact that he has been recently given ‘Life Achievement award’ for all his achievements in humanitarian activities, in general the actor is highly appreciated by the audience and society.What is the part that the actor values and appreciates most of all?
His part in the film ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ he considers to be one of the best of his works.
✎ Interesting and Fun Facts:
- He has a cat.
- His favorite brand is Ecco.
- He is an atheist.
- He likes keeping bees.
- Tim Robbins is one of his friends.