Danny Glover Biography
Danny Glover (Danny Lebern Glover) is an American actor, film director, and political activist. He is best known for his lead role as Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film series.
Glover also has leading roles in the films such as The Color Purple (1985), Predator 2 (1990), To Sleep with Anger (1990), Angels in the Outfield (1994) and Operation Dumbo Drop (1995).
He has prominent supporting roles in Witness (1985), Silverado (1985), Saw (2004), Shooter (2007), 2012 (2009), Death at a Funeral (2010), Beyond the Lights (2014), Dirty Grandpa (2016), and Sorry to Bother You (2018).
Glover has appeared in many other films, television shows, and theatrical productions, and is an active supporter of various humanitarian and political causes.
Danny Glover Education
Glover attended George Washington High School in San Francisco. He then attended San Francisco State University (SFSU) in the late 1960s but did not graduate. He was later awarded an honorary degree by SFSU.
He trained at the Black Actors’ Workshop of the American Conservatory Theater.
Danny Glover Age | How Old Is Danny Glover?
He was born on 22 July 1946 in San Francisco, California, United States. He is 72 years old as of 2018.
Danny Glover Height | How Tall Is Danny Glover
Danny Glover stands at a height of 1.92 m.
Danny Glover Family
He is the son of Carrie (Hunley) and James Glover. Glover’s parents, who worked as postal workers, were highly active in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), working to advance equal rights.
His mother, daughter of a midwife, was born in Louisville, Georgia and graduated from Paine College in Augusta, Georgia.
When he was young, Glover suffered from epilepsy but has not suffered a seizure since age 35.
Danny Glover Wife
Glover has been married twice. He was first married Asake Bomani from 1975 to 2000. They got divorced in 1999. He then married Eliane Cavalleiro in 2009.
Danny Glover Children | Danny Glover Kids
Glover and his first wife Asake, have a daughter named Mandisa, who was born in 1976.
Danny Glover Son
Glover only has one child, a daughter.
Donald Glover And Danny Glover | Is Donald Glover Related To Danny Glover?
Many people think that Donald Glover is related to Danny Glover because they share the same name(Glover ).
Danny Glover is the son of Carrie (Hunley) and James Glover while Donald Glover is the son of Beverly (née Smith), a retired daycare provider, and Donald Glover Sr., who was a retired postal worker, hence the two are not related.
Danny Glover New Movie
In 2019, Danny Glover will be playing roles in two movies.
- 2019: The Dead Don’t Die
- 2019: The Last Black Man in San Francisco
Danny Glover PBA
Danny Glover Movies | Danny Glover Films
The Last Black Man in San Francisco
Sorry to Bother You
The Old Man and the Gun
Death Race: Beyond Anarchy
Killing Winston Jones
The Good Catholic
Donald Trump, The Koch Brothers & Their War on Climate Science.
Back in the Day
Eddie “Rocks” Travor
Dr. Benjamin Ohiaeri
Bad Asses on the Bayou
Detective St. John
Beyond the Lights
Captain David Nicol
S.O.S – Sights of Death
Day of the Mummy
2047: The Final War
Tula: The Revolt
Alpha and Omega 2: A Howl-iday Adventure
The Savoy King: Chick Webb & the Music That Changed America
Heart of Blackness
James ‘Honeybear’ Powell
Death at a Funeral
Harry “Red” Newman
Alpha and Omega
Son of Morning
Age of the Dragons
I Want to Be a Soldier
Five Minarets in New York
Down for Life
The People Speak
The Harimaya Bridge
At the End of Slavery
Be Kind Rewind
Old man with the black eye patch/Narrator
Detective David Tapp
Unstable Fables: Tortoise vs. Hare
Colonel Isaac Johnson
Poor Boy’s Game
Battle for Terra
The Shaggy Dog
Missing in America
Detective David Tapp
Just a Dream
Charles “Hershey” Riley
The Royal Tenenbaums
Boesman and Lena
Our Friend, Martin
Lethal Weapon 4
The Prince of Egypt
Paul D. Garner
Judge Tyrone Kipler
Operation Dumbo Drop
Capt. Sam Cahill
Angels in the Outfield
The Saint of Fort Washington
Jerry / Narrator
Lethal Weapon 3
Flight of the Intruder
Cmdr. Frank ‘Dooke’ Camparelli
A Rage in Harlem
To Sleep with Anger
Lt. Mike Harrigan
Lethal Weapon 2
Capt. Bartholomew Clark
Sergeant Roger Murtaugh
Det. Lt. James McFee
Malachi ‘Mal’ Johnson
The Color Purple
Mr. Albert Johnson
Places in the Heart
Chu Chu and the Philly Flash
Escape from Alcatraz
The Dead Don’t Die
Danny Glover Tv Shows
|2017||Tour de Pharmacy||Slim Robinson||Television movie|
|2017||Cold Case Files||Narrator||Documentary series|
|2017||The Christmas Train||Max Powers||Television movie|
|2016||Criminal Minds||Hank Morgan||1 episode, “Derek”|
|2016||Mozart in the Jungle||Mayor||1 episode, “My Heart Opens to Your Voice”|
|2014||Skittles (Midas Touch) Advert||Midas Touch||Currently airing|
|2013||American Dad!||Krampus (voice)||1 episode, “Minstrel Krampus”|
|2013||Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight||Thurgood Marshall||Television movie|
|2012||Touch||Professor Arthur Teller||Co-starring role|
|2012||Hannah’s Law||Ison Dart||Television movie|
|2011||Psych||Mel Hornsby||1 episode|
|2011||Leverage||Charlie Lawson||1 episode, “The Van Gogh Job”|
|2010||Human Target||Client||1 episode|
|2009||My Name Is Earl||Thomas Monroe||1 episode|
|2007–2008||Brothers & Sisters||Isaac Marshall||6 episodes|
|2006||Take 3||Col. Weldon||Television movie|
|2005||The Exonerated||David||Television movie|
|2005||ER||Charlie Pratt, Sr.||4 episodes|
|2004||Legend of Earthsea||Ogion||Miniseries|
|2003||Good Fences||Tom Spader||Television movie|
|2003||The Law and Mr. Lee||Henry Lee||Television movie|
|2000||Freedom Song||Will Walker||Television movie|
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor – Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie
|1997||Buffalo Soldiers||Sgt. Washington Wyatt||Television movie|
|1996||America’s Dream||Silas||Television movie (segment “Long Black Song”)|
|1995||Fallen Angels||Philip Marlowe||1 episode|
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor – Drama Series
|1993||Alex Haley’s Queen||Alec Haley||Miniseries|
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
|1992||The Talking Eggs||Narrator||Television movie|
|1991||Captain Planet and the Planeteers||Professor Apollo (voice)||1 episode|
|1989||A Raisin in the Sun||Walter Lee Younger||Television movie|
|1989||Lonesome Dove||Joshua Deets||Miniseries|
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor – Miniseries or a Movie. (See also Bose Ikard)
|1989||Dead Man Out||Dr. Alex Marsh||Television movie|
Alternative title: Dead Man Walking
|1989||Saturday Night Live||Roger Murtaugh||1 episode|
|1987||Place at the Table||Television movie|
|1987||Mandela||Nelson Mandela||Television movie|
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor – Miniseries or a Movie
|1986||Tall Tales & Legends||John Henry||1 episode|
|1985||And the Children Shall Lead||William||Television movie|
|1983||The Face of Rage||Gary||Television movie|
|1983||Memorial Day||Willie Monroe||Television movie|
|1981||Keeping On||Lester||Television movie|
|1981||The Greatest American Hero||Vice officer||1 episode|
|1981||Hill Street Blues||Jesse John Hudson||4 episodes|
|1981||Gimme a Break!||Bill||1 episode|
|1980||Palmerstown, U.S.A.||Harley||Unknown episodes|
|1979||B. J. and the Bear||Matt Thomas, TV Reporter||1 episode, uncredited|
|1979||Lou Grant||Leroy||1 episode|
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