Played Petruchio in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of "The Taming of the Shrew".
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Morgan J. Freeman
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
When I was doing press for Deep Impact
(1998), reporters would always ask me how it felt to play the first black president, and I'd tell them, "I'm not playing the first black president. I'm playing a president who happens to be black." Or they'd ask me what sort of research I did for the role. Research? What kind of research do you need to play the president? He's a guy. Besides, we all know ...
20 years later, winner for Vintage Performance by an Actor in 1995, for his role as Detective Somerset in Se7en
(1995) at the first Vintage Film Awards.
Frequently plays characters with calm demeanor