Latest Morgan Freeman News


Morgan Freeman And Jack Black Back Nuclear Deal

The actors have teamed up with anti-nuclear organisation Global Zero to pledge their support for Obama's long-awaited deal with Iran, which aims to prevent the Middle Eastern country from developing nuclear weapons....

Morgan Freeman: 'I Will Never Set Foot On A Stage Again'

The Shawshank Redemption star began his career in theatre, making his Broadway debut in a production of Hello, Dolly! in 1968 and receiving a slew of awards before kickstarting his move to Hollywood...

Morgan Freeman Would Be Happy To Die Acting

Morgan Freeman would be happy to die while acting. The 78-year-old actor realises he's approaching the end of his life but has no plans to retire from making movies as he thinks passing away on...

Morgan Freeman Hosting New Religious Series

The Story of God will explore various aspects of the divine, including creation, miracles and resurrection. Freeman, who played God in Bruce Almighty and Evan Almighty, will visit the world's religious...

Morgan Freeman In Favour Of Pot Legalisation

Morgan Freeman has voiced his support for the legalisation of marijuana, having candidly revealed his use of the drug for medicinal purposes in his recovery from a near-fatal car crash several years ago.The 77 year...

Morgan Freeman Receives Honorary Degree

The Shawshank Redemption actor donned a cap and gown to be made a Doctor of Humanities during the commencement ceremony at the college on Saturday. After he was presented with a...

Morgan Freeman Smokes Pot As Pain Relief

The Shawshank Redemption star suffered a broken arm and serious injuries to his shoulder and elbow in a horrifying accident in Mississippi after the car he was driving came off the road....

Morgan Freeman Admits To Marijuana Use

Morgan Freeman has admitted to using marijuana.The 77-year-old actor has pledged his support to the movement to legalise the drug in the US, and revealed he is a long-time user of marijuana.He shared: ''They used...

A Week In Movies: Red Carpets Draw Stars In Los Angeles And New York, While Two Film Crews Hit The Streets Of Brooklyn And New Trailers Drop For Three Festival Favourites

Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara star in 'Hot Pursuit'Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara led the charge as their new action comedy 'Hot Pursuit' premiered in Los Angeles this week. It's about an uptight policewoman trying...

Ben-hur Crew Banned From Filming In Chariot Race Stadium

Movie bosses behind the new version of the historical drama, which stars Morgan Freeman and Jack Huston, have been forced to recreate the Circus Maximus venue inside a studio after the Italian culture...

Seth Macfarlane Proves Ted's Got Soul In 'Ted 2' Teaser [Trailer + Pictures]

Now definitely one of the world's favourite teddy bears, Ted is back for another round of crude jokes, raucous partying and a whole load of trouble with his best friend John in Seth MacFarlane's highly...

Morgan Freeman Called Out Touchy Newlyweds Donnie Wahlberg And Jenny Mccarthy

Morgan Freeman urged newlyweds Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny Mccarthy to "get a room" after seeing their public display of affection at the Emmy Awards last year (14).The New Kids on the Block star and former...

Benedict Cumberbatch Doesn't See Doctor Strange As A Risk

Benedict Cumberbatch doesn't think taking on the lead role in 'Doctor Strange' is a risk.The 38-year-old actor was recently cast in the role and says he's confident the film will be a success, because of...

Olivia Cooke To Star In Ben-hur?

Olivia Cooke in discussions to play Tirzah in 'Ben-Hur'.The 20-year-old 'Ouija' actress has reportedly been offered the role of Ben-Hur's sister, Tirzah in the remake of the 1959 classic movie.The role of Tirzah was originally...

Morgan Freeman Honoured With Freedom Of London

Morgan Freeman has been granted the Freedom of the City of London for his acting achievements and charity work.The Academy Award winning actor was bestowed the honour at a ceremony in the U.K capital on...

Phil Lord And Chris Miller To Write Lego Movie Sequel

Warner Bros have brought back Phil Lord and Chris Miller to write the follow-up to 'The LEGO Movie'.The pair wrote and directed the first film - which starred comedian Will Ferrell, in addition to Hollywood...

Nicole Kidman And Jessica Alba Compete In Golf Tournament

Nicole Kidman, Jessica Alba, Morgan Freeman and Chris Evans showed off their golfing skills during a tournament in China.The Hollywood stars are part of a team of 24 celebrities, including U.S. saxophonist Kenny G, who...

David Hasselhoff To Star In Ted 2

David Hasselhoff is to make an appearance in 'Ted 2'.The former 'Baywatch' star has already shot scenes for the eagerly-awaited sequel to the 2012 comedy movie, which is being written and directed by 'Family Guy'...

Gal Gadot To Star In Wonder Woman

Gal Gadot will star in a solo 'Wonder Woman' movie.The 29-year-old actress - who has taken on the comic book character in the upcoming flick 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' - will appear in...

Liam Neeson Joins Ted 2

Liam Neeson is to star in 'Ted 2.'The 62-year-old actor has landed a starring role in Seth MacFarlane's comedy sequel, which follows the adventures of John Bennett (Mark Wahlberg) and his living brown bear, Ted...

Liam Neeson Joins Ted 2

Things are about to get serious for a certain trash-talking stuffed bear: Liam Neeson has signed on to join the cast of Ted 2. Ted better watch out as Neeson has a 'particular set of...

Toby Kebbell Linked To Ben Hur Remake

Toby Kebbell is in early talks to appear in the remake of Ben Hur.According to Variety, the actor- who starred in 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' - has already held discussions with MGM...

Time Runs Out On Morgan Freeman's Dreams Of Playing Historical Marshal

Morgan Freeman's dreams of portraying 1870s Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves have been dashed, because he's too old.The veteran movie star is developing a project about his Arkansas hero, but admits time has run out...

Impressive 'Dolphin Tale 2' Continues Warner Bros' Unlikely Franchise

Dolphin Tale (2011) was huge success for Warner Bros. Not in a massively commercial sense - it took $97 million - but critically, this was considered one of the finest, fun-filled movies in recent years...

Morgan Freeman To Star In Ben-hur

Morgan Freeman is to star in 'Ben-Hur'.'The Shawshank Redemption' star is the first of Paramount and director Timur Bekmambetov's castings for the upcoming remake of the 1959 film based on Lew Wallace's 1880 novel 'Ben-Hur:...

Mark Wahlberg Gets Private Jet To Calm Terrorism Fears

Mark Wahlberg cancelled plans for him and his entourage to fly from Boston to LA on a commercial flight over fears of a terrorist attack.The Hollywood superstar was booked on one of the flights that...

Morgan Freeman To Play Civil Rights Lawyer In 'Ted 2'

Morgan Freeman has signed up to play a civil rights lawyer in the comedy sequel 'Ted 2'. Plot details are being kept under wraps but Variety reports that Ted calls upon Freeman's character after he...

Morgan Freeman Joins Ted 2

Morgan Freeman has joined 'Ted 2.'The 77-year-old actor has landed the role as a civil rights lawyer in Seth MacFarlane's comedy sequel, which follows the adventures of John Bennett (Mark Wahlberg) and his living bear...

Morgan Freeman Late For Film Premiere After Plane Problems

Veteran actor Morgan Freeman was late for his own movie premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in Canada on Friday (05Sep14) after suffering problems with his private jet.The Shawshank Redemption star has held a...

Morgan Freeman Keeps Young With Sex

Morgan Freeman says sex keeps him young.The 77-year-old actor - who has been divorced twice - feels a healthy libido is the key to feeling youthful as he often has women younger than him complimenting...

Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Press Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Suggested

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Film Review

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Film Review

Writer-director Christopher McQuarrie brings a dark and gritty tone to this larger-than-life franchise.

Vacation Puts Ed Helms Face-To-Face With His Heroes

Vacation Puts Ed Helms Face-To-Face With His Heroes

Ed Helms has spoken about his initial reluctance to follow up the 80's cult classics.

American Ultra - Trailer

American Ultra - Trailer

Mike's current life revolves around his girlfriend, a healthy amount of weed and his job at the local cash & carry.

Advertisement
Michael Douglas Shifts From Ant-Man To Beyond The Reach

Michael Douglas Shifts From Ant-Man To Beyond The Reach

Michael Douglas' two movies this year couldn't be much more different.

Richard O'Brien To Return To 'The Rocky Horror Show' For First Time In 20 Years

Richard O'Brien To Return To 'The Rocky Horror Show' For First Time In 20 Years

O'Brien, Rocky Horror's creator, will be playing the narrator in a special West End run in September this year.

Is Calvin Harris About To Pop The Question?

Is Calvin Harris About To Pop The Question?

As soon a pop partnership Calvin Harris and Taylor Swift got together, we knew it...

Surprise New One Direction Single Tops iTunes Chart Within An Hour

Surprise New One Direction Single Tops iTunes Chart Within An Hour

Just a day after Zayn Malik said that he had left them to make “#realmusic”, One Direction...

Advertisement