Facts of Morgan Freeman
|Full Name||Morgan Freeman|
|Birth Name||Morgan Freeman|
|Profession||Actor, Film Director, Film Narrator|
|Birth City||Memphis, Tennessee|
|Father Name||Morgan Porterfield Freeman Barber|
|Mother Name||Mayme Edna Revere|
|Spouse||Myrna Colley-Lee (m. 1984–2010), Jeanette Adair Bradshaw (m. 1967–1979)|
|No Of Children||4|
|Awards||Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor,NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture|
|Filmography||The Shawshank Redemption,Million Dollar Baby,The Bucket List,Invictus|
|Education||Jackson State University, Los Angeles City College|
|Date of Birth||June 1,1937|
How Much Is Morgan Freeman’s Net Worth?
Legendary American actor, director, and former military man Morgan Freeman has a net worth of $250 million as of February 2020. His extensive career in film has made him an almost divine figure in the world of film.
He is known for his incredible voice which is deep and gentle at the same time due to which audiences see him as a father figure and the ideal narrator.
The Oscar winner has acted in some legendary films like Street Smart, Driving Miss Daisy, The Shawshank Redemption, The Dark Knight franchise where he worked with Anne Hathaway and David Gyasi among a huge number of others. He also worked with the great Woody Harrelson on Now You See Me.
The famous actor is also well known for hosting the documentary series The Story of God with Morgan Freeman which took him to various places in the world including Nepal.
Net Worth Details- Income Sources, Movies And TV Shows, And Salary
Debuting as an actor more than 50 years ago in the film industry has made him an actor worth more than $250 million as of February 2020 according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Freeman is one of the best-paid actors in the world and has earned millions all throughout his career. He earned $12,000,000 in 2012 alone. The combined earnings of his movies in 2013 was around $2,750,000,000.
Similarly, according to Celebworth, he earns around $31.67 Million per year which is $2.64 Million per month.
The following list has compiled some of the star’s earnings over the years.
|1997||$5,000,000||Kiss The Girls|
|2013||$30,000,000||Combined Earnings From Films|
In a similar fashion, his movies also gross hundreds of millions on average. We have listed some of his movies with their box office collection below.
Some of the highest grossing movies of Morgan Freeman along with the collection of the movies.
|Film/Movie||Box Office Collection||Year|
|The Dark Knight||$535,234,033||2008|
|The Shawshank Redemption||$28,341,469||1994|
|Driving Miss Daisy||$106,593,296||1989|
|Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves||$165,493,908||1991|
|Million Dollar Baby||$100,492,203||2004|
It is apparent that Freeman is one of the most critically acclaimed as well as commercially successful actor in the world.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, Private Jet
Freeman also has several properties all over the world. He owned a 124-acre ranch that he converted into a sanctuary for bees as their population in the world is decreasing at an alarming rate.
Another property the star owns is a house in the British Virgin Islands which costs around $7,000,000.
In addition to this, he also owns a blues club in Clarksdale, Mississippi and co-owned a fine dining restaurant named Madidi in the same location.
He also has a very lavish car collection including a 1966 Ford Mustang GT 350 whose cost is around $140,000. The list below contains some of the other cars in his collection.
|Tesla Model X||$79,000|
|2004 Chevrolet Corvette||$20,000|
|GMC Yukon Denali||$49,000|
He lives a very rich Hollywood lifestyle and has a lot of expensive assets as evidenced by the table above. He also owns an SJ30 jet which costs around $7,000,000.
Tax And Insurance
Morgan Freeman may also pay enormous amounts in taxes as he is a very high earner and has a multimillion-dollar fortune. He has to pay income, property, and vehicle taxes as per the laws of his state and county.
He may also have insurance of his health, body, life, and properties but the exact plans and policies are not available in the media and tabloid sources.
Commercials And Endorsements
The actor is seen as a father figure by most film lovers and fans due to this he has appeared in a lot of commercials all over the world.
In fact, he has done commercials for companies and brands like Mountain Dew Ice, VISA, LEGO, Doritos, among others. He may also have done endorements of several multinational brands.
Charity & Philanthropy
Freeman is a very passionate philanthropist and has done a lot of charity work over the years, he even turned his 124-acre ranch to a bee conservation area.
To add to this, he has also worked extensively against racism and established the Grenada Relief Fund to help those affected by Hurricane Ivan. He has also worked as a narrator for various pro-environment video clips and is an environmentalist.
Morgan Freeman’s Personal Life: Age, Dead, Wife, Voice, Children, Sexual Harassment Allegations, Relationship With Granddaughter,
Morgan Freeman was born on June 1, 1937, in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S to mother Mayme Edna Revere and father Morgan Porterfield Freeman Barber. He is 81 years old as of July 2019. He has a height of 6 feet 2 inches (188 cm).
He moved around a lot from place to place when he was a child. He moved from Charleston, Mississippi to Greenwood, Mississippi to Gary, Indiana and lastly to Chicago, Illinois.
He attended Broad Street High School and later turned down a scholarship to Jackson State University choosing to serve in the army and had the rank of Airman 1st Class before he left the army.
Regarding his ethnicity, he is African-American and is American as per his nationality.
He suffered from pneumonia when he was 16 years old an almost passed away. Similarly, rumors of his death frequently pop up in the media but he is very much alive as of July 2019.
He Is Married Twice: Wife & Children
As for his relationships, he has been married two times in the past. He married Jeanette Adair Bradshaw on October 22, 1967, and their relationships lasted till November 18, 1979, when they divorced.
After that, he married Myrna Colley-Lee on June 16, 1984. They separated in December 2007 and divorced September 15, 2010.
He has 4 children, 2 of which are from extramarital affairs. His kids are named Alfonso Freeman, Deena Freeman, Saifoulaye Freeman, and Morgana Freeman.
Allegations Of Sexual Harassment And Inappropriate Relationships With Granddaughter
He was also accused of having a relationship with his stepdaughter, E'dena Hines from his former marriage with Colley-Lee.
Hines was found stabbed to death in New York on August 2015 and her former boyfriend Lamar Davenport was found guilty of her murder.
Freeman has been accused by various women for sexual harassment. Most of these allegations were made during the MeToo movement.
Some of the accusers claimed that he touched them in an inappropriate manner and made lewd comments about them. The allegations have never been confirmed.