Freeman, Morgan

Freeman, Morgan

(1937–  ) actor; born in Memphis, Tenn. The son of a barber and a school teacher, raised in Chicago and Mississippi, he served in the air force and attended Los Angeles City College. He made his Broadway debut in 1967 in an all-black production of Hello, Dolly. His movie credits include Street Smart, for which he received an Academy Award nomination, and Glory. He is perhaps best known for his role as Hoke Colburn, the chauffeur in the movie Driving Miss Daisy (1989).
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The Two-Disc DVD Special Edition bonus content includes: commentary with Director Frank Darabont; two in-depth cast/filmmaker documentaries; "The Charlie Rose Show," 2004 10th Anniversary re-release interview with Frank Darabont, Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman; "The Sharktank Redemption," Natalie and Doug Van Doren's 25-minute Film Festival-winning comic spoof, starring Alfonso Freeman, Morgan Freeman's son; and more.