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Danny Glover
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Danny Glover in 2005
Born
Danny Lebern Glover

January 14, 1946 (1946-01-14) (age 74)
Occupation actor, director, activist
Years active 1979 ─ present
Spouse(s) Asake Bomani (1975–1999?; divorced; 1 child)

Danny Lebern Glover (born July 22, 1946) is an American actor, director and activist. He was born in San Francisco, California. Glover made his big screen debut in the 1979 movie Escape from Alcatraz. Glover won an MTV Movie Award in 1993 for Best On-Screen Duo in the movie Lethal Weapon 3 which he shared with Mel Gibson.

Filmography

  • Escape from Alcatraz as Inmate (1979)
  • Chu Chu and the Philly Flash as Morgan (1991)
  • Deadly Drifter as Jojo/Roland (1992)
  • Iceman as Loomis (1984)
  • Places in the Heart as Moze (1984)
  • Witness as Det. Lt. James McFee (1985)
  • Silverado as Malachi 'Mal' Johnson (1985)
  • The Color Purple as Albert (1985)
  • Lethal Weapon as Sergeant Roger Murtaugh (1987)
  • Bat*21 as Capt. Bartholomew Clark (1988)
  • Lethal Weapon 2 as Sergeant Roger Murtaugh (1989)
  • To Sleep with Anger as Harry (1990)
  • Predator 2 as Lt. Mike Harrigan (1990)
  • Flight of the Intruder as Cmdr. Frank 'Dooke' Camparelli (1991)
  • A Rage in Harlem as Easy Money (1991)
  • Grand Canyon as Simon (1991)
  • Pure Luck as Raymond Campanella (1991)
  • Lethal Weapon 3 as Roger Murtaugh (1992)
  • The Saint of Fort Washington as Jerry/Narrator (1993)
  • Bopha! as Micah Mangena (1993)
  • Maverick as Bank Robber (1994)
  • Angels in the Outfield as George Knox (1994)
  • Operation Dumbo Drop as Capt. Sam Cahill (1995)
  • Wild America as Bigfoot (1997)
  • The Rainmaker as Judge Tyrone Kipler (1997)
  • Gone Fishin' as Gus Green (1997)
  • Switchback as Bob Goodall (1997)
  • Lethal Weapon 4 as Roger Murtaugh (1998)
  • The Prince of Egypt as Jethro (1998)
  • Beloved as Paul D. Garner (1998)
  • Antz as Barbatus (1998)
  • Our Friend, Martin as Train Conductor (1999)
  • Boesman and Lena as Boesman (2000)
  • 3 A.M. as Charles "Hershey" Riley (2001)
  • The Royal Tenenbaums as Henry Sherman (2001)
  • Just a Dream (2002) (Director)
  • The Cookout as Judge Crowley (2004)
  • Saw as Detective David Tapp (2004)
  • Manderlay as Wilhelm (2005)
  • Missing in America as Jake Neeley (2005)
  • Bamako as Cow-boy (2006)
  • Barnyard as Miles the Mule (2006)
  • The Shaggy Dog as Ken Hollister (2006)
  • Dreamgirls as Marty Madison (2006)
  • Shooter as Colonel Isaac Johnson (2007)
  • Poor Boy's Game as George (2007)
  • Battle for Terra as President Chen (2007)
  • Honeydripper as Tyrone Purvis (2007)
  • Be Kind Rewind as Mr. Fletcher (2008)
  • Gospel Hill as John Malcolm (2008)
  • Blindness as Old man with the black eye patch/Narrator (2008)
  • The Garden as Himself (2008)
  • Saw V as Detective David Tapp (2008)
  • Unstable Fables: Tortoise vs. Hare as Walter Tortoise (2008)
  • Night Train as Miles (2009)
  • Down For Life as Mr. Shannon (2009)
  • The People Speak as Himself (2009)
  • The Harimaya Bridge as Joseph Holder (2009)
  • 2012 as President Wilson (2009)
  • At The End of Slavery as Narrator (2009)
  • Stride as James 'Honeybear' Powell (2010)
  • Death at a Funeral as Uncle Russell (2010)
  • Dear Alice as Franzis (2010)
  • Legendary as Harry "Red" Newman (2010)
  • Alpha and Omega as Winston (2010)
  • Son of Morning as Gabriel Peters (2010)
  • Age of the Dragons as Ahab (2010)
  • Mooz-lum as Dean Francis (2010)
  • Highland Park as Ed (2012)
  • I Want to Be a Soldier as The Principal (2010)
  • Five Minarets in New York as Marcus (2010)
  • Bad Luck Snake Bite as Ernest (2010)
  • Heart of Blackness as Vaudreuil (2011)
  • Toussaint (2011) (Director)
  • Touch (2012–present) as Arthur Teller (TV show)
  • Alpha and Omega 2 as Winston (2014-2015)

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