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Danny Glover 
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Born on July 22, 1947, Danny Glover is the best actor to share the screen with Mel Gibson, utilizing comedy and drama in the Lethal Weapon series. 
 
Danny's News
 
Danny is in the upcoming movie "Antz" and "Beloved".
 
Danny's Background
Background - Born and raised in San Francisco, Glover trained at the Black Actor's Workshop of the American Conservatory Theater.  He performed in productions at the Los Angeles Actors Theater and the Eureka Theater. 

Broadway - Glover gained national recognition for his performance in "Master Harold and the Boys". 

International Stardom - Glover achieved stardom with his portrayal of Roger Murtaugh in "Lethal Weapon".  His comedic/dramatic versatility has been demonstrated in "Lethal" sequences as well as a variety of other films. 

Recognition - Glover has been appointed the first United Nations Development Programme Goodwill Ambassador. 

Family - Danny and his wife Asake Bomani have been married since 1975 and have one daughter. 

Bio 

Danny Glover 
July 22, 1947 
San Francisco, CA 
Cancer 
Height - 6'4"
Awards 
1993 - MTV Movie Award - Best On-Screen Duo with Mel Gibson - "Lethal Weapon 3" 
1990 - Independent Feature Project/West - Best Actor - "To Sleep with Anger" 
1990 - Image Award - "To Sleep with Anger" 
1987 - Image Award - "Lethal Weapon" 
1987 - Image Award - "Mandella" 
1987 - CableACE Award - "Mandella
Nominations 
1998 - Image Award - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Drama Special - "Buffalo Soldiers" 
1998 - Image Award - Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture - "The Rainmaker" 
1996 - Emmy - Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series - "Fallen Angels" 
1996 - Image Award - Outstanding Performance in an Animated/Live-Action/Dramatic Youth or Children's Series/Special - "Happily Ever After Fairy Tales for Every Child"
Films 
1997 - The Rainmaker . . . Judge Tyrone Kipler 
1997 - Switchback . . . Bob Goodall 
1997 - Wild America . . . Mountain Man 
1997 - Gone Fishin' . . . Gus Green 
1997 - Can't You Hear the Wind Howl? The Life & Music of Robert Johnson . . . Narrator' 
1996 - America's Dream . . . Silas 
1995 - Operation Dumbo Drop . . . Capt. Sam Cahill 
1994 - Angels in the Outfield . . . George Knox 
1994 - Maverick . . . Bank Robber 
1993 - Bopha! . . . Micah Mangena 
1993 - The Saint of Fort Washington . . . Jerry 
1992 - Lethal Weapon 3 . . . Roger Murtaugh 
1991 - A Rage in Harlem . . . Easy Money 
1991 - Grand Canyon . . . Simon 
1991 - Pure Luck . . . Raymond Campanella 
1990 - Predator 2 . . . Harrigan 
1990 - To Sleep with Anger . . . Harry Mention 
1990 - Flight of the Intruder . . . CDR Frank "Dooke" Camparelli 
1989 - Lethal Weapon 2 . . . Roger Murtaugh 
1988 - Bat-21 . . . Captain Bartholomew Clark 
1987 - Lethal Weapon . . . Roger Murtaugh 
1985 - Silverado . . . Mal 
1985 - Witness . . . McFee 
1985 - The Color Purple . . . Albert 
1984 - Iceman . . . Loomis 
1984 - Places in the Heart . . . Moze 
1982 - Out 
1981 - Chu Chu and the Philly Flash . . . Morgan 
1979 - Escape from Alcatraz . . . Inmate
TV 
1997 - Buffalo Soldiers . . . Sgt. Wyatt 
1993 - Queen . . . Alec Haley 
1989 - Dead Man Out . . . Alex 
1989 - Lonesome Dove . . . Joshua Deets 
1989 - A Raisin in the Sun . . . Walter Lee 
1987 - Mandela . . . Nelson Mandela 
1985 - And the Children Shall Lead 
1983 - Chiefs . . . Marshall Peters 
1983 - The Face of Rage 
1983 - Memorial Day
 
Danny's Fan Mail
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Danny's Projects
 
"Lethal Weapon 4" - 10 July 1998 from Warner Brothers.  Cast:  Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo, Chris Rock. 

"Beloved" - October 1998 from Touchstone Pictures.  Cast:  Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise. 

"Prince of Egypt" - 18 December 1998.  Musical animation from DreamWorks. Features voices of Sandra Bullock, Ralph Fiennes, Danny Glover, Jeff Goldblum, Val Kilmer, Steve Martin, Helen Mirren, Michelle Pfeiffer, Martin Short, Patrick Stewart. 

"Wings Against the Wind" - 1998 release.  Cast:  Angela Bassett, Richard Brooks, Don Cheadle, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Gerard Depardieu, Danny Glover, Harold Perrineau, Jr., Wendell Pierce, Aidan Quinn. 

"Antz" - October 1998 release from DreamWorks.  Cast voices:  Woody Allen, Dan Aykroyd, Jane Curtin, Danny Glover, Gene Hackman, John Mahoney, Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone, Meryl Streep, Christopher Walken. 
 
Links
 

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Some other links 

Movies Future - Upcoming movies, release dates, and official links to their web sites. 

Movies Past - Links to the official movie web sites for past movies. 

People Index - List of actors with their profiles. 

 
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