Name: Morgan Freeman
Birth Name: 
Morgan Freeman
Birth Date: 
June 1, 1937
Birth Place: 
Memphis, TN
Actor / Director
Relationship Status: 
Married to Myrna Colley-Lee
Celebrity Ranking # 2092

Morgan Freeman 'Relieved' He Survived 2015 Plane Scare

Posted Thursday March 30, 2017 9:51 AM GMT

Morgan Freeman is "relieved" he was able to "walk away" from his plane scare in 2015.

The 79-year-old actor found himself in an unnerving situation in December 2015 when his private plane - which was being flown by pilot Jimmy Hobson - was forced to make an emergency landing in Mississippi, after it experienced severe technical difficulties just moments after taking off.

Now, the 'Shawshank Redemption' star admits the experience made him "anxious", but he's glad both himself and the pilot were able to walk away unharmed.


“Now You See Me 2” Just Released a New Trailer and Preview Clip: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday May 5, 2016 2:11 PM GMT

Building on the success of the original flick, “Now You See Me 2” is gearing up for a big opening on June 10th.

Lionsgate rolled out a preview clip as well as a new theatrical trailer today (May 5), and it looks like this sequel is brimming over with action and intrigue.


“Ben-Hur” Trailer Explodes Onto the Internet!

Posted Wednesday March 16, 2016 2:22 PM GMT

There’s plenty of hype already surrounding the forthcoming “Ben-Hur” epic, and now Paramount Pictures has released an incredible new trailer.

Slated to hit theaters on August 12th, the eagerly-anticipated film, based on Lew Wallace’s novel “Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ” stars Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Morgan Freeman, Rodrigo Santoro and Nazanin Boniadi.


Morgan Freeman Signs On as Waze Voice!

Posted Tuesday February 23, 2016 11:26 AM GMT

His new movie “London Has Fallen” is slated to hit theaters on March 4th, and Morgan Freeman has struck up a perfect partnership with Waze to help plug the flick.

According to the travel app, the “Bruce Almighty” star will be a new voice option for navigation, and as his character Vice President Trumbull, Freeman will give directions to users, addressing them as the President!


“Ted 2” Drops Hilarious New Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday January 29, 2015 1:48 PM GMT

As if the first installment wasn’t crazy enough, “Ted 2” is coming to theaters this summer with a whole new batch of raunchy comedy mixed with plenty of heart.


Bono Enlists Big Names for Ebola PSA: Watch Now!

Posted Wednesday November 19, 2014 10:43 PM GMT

Bono's One Campaign is taking a stand against Ebola with a moving PSA about the growing crisis in West Africa.


Morgan Freeman Transforms Recognizable Voice with Helium on "Tonight Show"

Posted Friday July 25, 2014 9:40 AM GMT

During his promotional run for "Lucy," Morgan Freeman stopped by "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on Thursday (July 24).

Allowing themselves to get a little off topic, Jimmy suggested the 77-year-old actor sucked down a balloon of helium and dramatically changed up his signature vocals.


Morgan Freeman Hits the Helium for The Science Channel

Posted Friday May 23, 2014 11:15 AM GMT

His voice is instantly recognizable and as one of the most famous actors in the business, Morgan Freeman could run the risk of taking himself too seriously.

But thankfully the “Bruce Almighty” star is a big fan of being silly, as proven in a new video clip from The Science Channel.