Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman
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Actor in 69 films, with $8,903,952,225 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #13)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Bruce Almighty, Wanted, Oblivion, Red, The Bucket List
Best-Known Technical Roles: Along Came a Spider (Executive Producer), Invictus (Executive Producer), Bopha! (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Cruise, Jim Carrey, Joseph Kosinski, Timur Bekmambetov, James McAvoy

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)30$553,693,942$193,200,163$746,894,105
Leading16$974,344,774$964,864,012$1,939,208,786
Supporting14$2,067,827,922$2,271,758,653$4,339,586,575
Lead Ensemble Member5$631,683,914$604,876,048$1,236,559,962
Narrator3$258,428,889$383,273,908$641,702,797
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesExecutive Producer2$111,550,062$118,100,387$229,650,449
Director1$212,483$0$212,483
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
8/8/2014 Lucy     $0 $0  
4/18/2014 Transcendence Joseph Tagger  $10,886,386 $12,916,092 $30,316,092 $100,000,000
4/4/2014 Island of Lemurs: Madagascar Narrator  $188,307 $880,237 $880,237  
2/7/2014 The Lego Movie Vitruvius  $69,050,279 $252,365,392 $441,765,392 $60,000,000
11/1/2013 Last Vegas Archie  $16,334,566 $63,914,167 $112,914,167 $28,000,000
5/31/2013 Now You See Me Thaddeus Bradley  $29,350,389 $117,723,989 $351,723,989 $75,000,000
4/19/2013 Oblivion Beech  $37,054,485 $89,107,235 $287,537,983 $120,000,000
3/22/2013 Olympus Has Fallen Speaker Trumbull  $30,373,794 $98,927,592 $150,562,164 $70,000,000
7/20/2012 The Dark Knight Rises Lucius Fox  $160,887,295 $448,139,099 $1,079,343,943 $275,000,000
7/6/2012 The Magic of Belle Isle Monte Wildhorn  $10,367 $102,388 $102,388  
9/23/2011 Dolphin Tale Dr. Cameron McCarthy  $19,152,401 $72,286,779 $96,068,724 $37,000,000
4/8/2011 Born to be Wild 3D Himself  $871,478 $23,268,298 $33,986,025  
10/15/2010 Red Matheson, Joe  $21,761,408 $90,380,162 $196,439,693 $60,000,000
12/31/2009 The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle     $0 $0  
12/11/2009 Invictus Nelson Mandela  $8,611,147 $37,491,364 $124,491,364 $49,000,000
11/24/2009 The Maiden Heist     $0 $0  
6/23/2009 The Code     $0 $0  
7/18/2008 The Dark Knight Lucius Fox  $158,411,483 $533,345,358 $1,002,891,358 $185,000,000
6/27/2008 Wanted Sloan  $50,927,085 $134,508,551 $342,416,460 $75,000,000
12/25/2007 The Bucket List Carter Chambers  $335,837 $93,466,502 $174,310,293 $45,000,000
10/19/2007 Gone, Baby, Gone Jack Doyle  $5,501,406 $20,300,218 $34,619,699 $19,000,000
9/28/2007 The Feast of Love Harry Stevenson  $1,707,967 $3,508,572 $5,744,218  
7/24/2007 The Contract Frank Cordell    $0 $1,462,668  
6/22/2007 Evan Almighty God  $31,192,615 $100,289,690 $173,219,280 $175,000,000
12/1/2006 Ten Items or Less Him  $35,929 $83,291 $83,291  
7/18/2006 Edison Force Ashford    $0 $0  
4/7/2006 Lucky Number Slevin The Boss  $7,031,921 $22,495,466 $55,495,466 $27,000,000
9/23/2005 Magnificent Desolation Neil Armstrong  $503,253 $40,144,533 $45,865,303  
9/9/2005 An Unfinished Life Mitch Bradley  $1,008,308 $8,535,575 $18,535,575 $30,000,000
6/29/2005 War of the Worlds Narrator  $64,878,725 $234,280,354 $606,836,535 $132,000,000
6/24/2005 La marche de l'empereur Narrator  $137,492 $77,437,223 $129,437,223 $3,400,000
6/15/2005 Batman Begins Lucius Fox  $48,745,440 $205,343,774 $373,298,774 $150,000,000
5/13/2005 Danny the Dog Sam  $10,900,901 $24,537,621 $49,037,621 $43,000,000
12/15/2004 Million Dollar Baby Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris  $179,953 $100,492,203 $232,016,402 $30,000,000
1/30/2004 The Big Bounce Walter Crewes  $3,336,374 $6,471,394 $6,626,115 $50,000,000
5/23/2003 Bruce Almighty God  $67,953,330 $242,704,995 $483,473,962 $81,000,000
4/4/2003 Levity Miles Evans  $30,599 $209,151 $209,151  
3/21/2003 Dreamcatcher Colonel Curtis  $15,027,423 $33,685,268 $75,685,268 $68,000,000
5/31/2002 The Sum of All Fears DCI William Cabot  $31,178,526 $118,471,320 $193,500,000 $68,000,000
4/5/2002 High Crimes Charles Grimes  $14,005,550 $41,543,207 $63,781,100 $42,000,000
4/6/2001 Along Came a Spider Alex Cross  $16,712,407 $74,058,698 $105,159,085 $28,000,000
9/22/2000 Under Suspicion Capt. Victor Benezet  $109,863 $334,245 $334,245  
9/8/2000 Nurse Betty Charlie  $7,145,950 $25,170,054 $27,732,366 $24,000,000
5/8/1998 Deep Impact President Beck  $41,152,375 $140,464,664 $349,464,664 $80,000,000
1/16/1998 Hard Rain Jim  $7,076,110 $19,870,567 $19,870,567 $70,000,000
12/12/1997 Amistad Theodore Joadson  $4,573,523 $44,229,441 $44,229,441 $40,000,000
10/3/1997 Kiss the Girls Alex Cross  $13,215,167 $60,527,873 $60,527,873 $27,000,000
9/19/1997 The Long Way Home (voice)  $10,606 $18,665 $18,665  
8/2/1996 Chain Reaction Paul Shannon  $7,545,944 $21,226,204 $60,209,334 $55,000,000
6/14/1996 Moll Flanders Hibble  $955,606 $3,443,047 $3,443,047  
9/22/1995 Se7en Somerset  $13,949,807 $100,125,643 $328,125,643 $30,000,000
3/10/1995 Outbreak General Billy Ford  $13,420,387 $67,823,573 $67,823,573 $50,000,000
9/23/1994 The Shawshank Redemption Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding  $727,327 $28,241,469 $28,241,469 $25,000,000
8/7/1992 Unforgiven Ned Logan  $15,018,007 $101,157,447 $159,157,447 $14,400,000
1/1/1992 The Power of One Geel Piet    $2,827,107 $2,827,107  
6/14/1991 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Azeem  $25,625,602 $165,493,908 $390,500,000 $50,000,000
12/19/1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities Judge Leonard White  $4,216,063 $15,432,314 $15,432,314  
12/14/1989 Glory Sergeant Major John Rawlins    $26,593,580 $26,593,580 $18,000,000
12/13/1989 Driving Miss Daisy Hoke Colburn     $106,593,296 $106,593,296 $7,500,000
9/29/1989 Johnny Handsome Lt. A.Z. Drones  $2,437,642 $6,622,465 $6,622,465  
3/3/1989 Lean on Me Principal Joe Clark  $5,032,605 $29,823,140 $29,823,140  
8/10/1988 Clean and Sober Craig  $2,205,628 $8,674,093 $8,674,093  
1/1/1987 Street Smart Fast Black    $1,119,112 $1,119,112  
11/8/1985 That Was Thenů This is Now Charlie Woods  $2,502,780 $8,630,068 $8,630,068  
9/27/1985 Marie Charles Traughber  $241,423 $2,000,000 $2,000,000  
10/5/1984 Teachers Lewis  $7,013,366 $27,700,000 $27,700,000  
3/2/1984 Harry & Son Siemanowski  $1,900,000 $4,900,000 $4,900,000  
2/13/1981 Eyewitness Daryll Deever    $6,400,000 $6,400,000  
6/20/1980 Brubaker Walter, Solitary Inmate  $2,748,079 $37,121,708 $37,121,708  
Movies: 69Totals: $4,485,979,441$8,903,952,225 
  Averages:$16,131,865$65,014,195$129,042,786$37,917,391
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/11/2009 Invictus Executive Producer $8,611,147 $37,491,364 $124,491,364 $49,000,000
4/6/2001 Along Came a Spider Executive Producer $16,712,407 $74,058,698 $105,159,085 $28,000,000
1/1/1993 Bopha! Director   $212,483 $212,483