Danny Glover

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Daniel Lebern Glover is an American actor, film director, and political activist. He is known for his lead role as Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film series. He also has leading roles in the films The Color Purple (1985), To Sleep with Anger (1990), Predator 2 (1990), Angels in the Outfield (1994) and Operation Dumbo Drop (1995). read more

Daniel Lebern Glover is an American actor, film director, and political activist. He is known for his lead role as Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film series. He also has leading roles in the films The Color Purple (1985), To Sleep with Anger (1990), Predator 2 (1990), Angels in the Outfield (1994) and Operation Dumbo Drop (1995). Glover has prominent supporting roles in Silverado (1985), Witness (1985), Saw (2004), Shooter (2007), 2012 (2009), Death at a Funeral (2010), Beyond the Lights (2014), Dirty Grandpa (2016), and Sorry to Bother You (2018). He is an active supporter of various political causes.

Birth Name

Danny Lebern Glover

Born

Monday, 22 July 1946

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Actor Filmography

Press Play Cooper 2022
American Dreamer 2022
A Night in the Academy Museum Self / Himself 2021
Truth to Power Self 2021
Soul of a Nation Self 2021
The Drummer Mark Walker 2020
After Fact Self 2020
Jumanji: The Next Level Milo 2019
Always in Season Self - Narrator / Narrator (voice) 2019
The Curse of Buckout Road Dr. Lawrence Powell / Dr. Powell 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Press Play Cooper 2022
American Dreamer 2022
A Night in the Academy Museum Self / Himself 2021
Truth to Power Self 2021
Soul of a Nation Self 2021
The Drummer Mark Walker 2020
After Fact Self 2020
Jumanji: The Next Level Milo 2019
Always in Season Self - Narrator / Narrator (voice) 2019
The Curse of Buckout Road Dr. Lawrence Powell / Dr. Powell 2019
The Last Black Man in San Francisco Grandpa Allen 2019
Strive Mr. Rose 2019
The Dead Don't Die Hank Thompson 2019
Redeeming Uncle Tom: The Josiah Henson Story Josiah Henson 2019
The Robeson Effect Self 2019
Q 85: A Musical Celebration For Quincy Jones Self 2018
Christmas Break-In Ray 2018
Death Race 4: Beyond Anarchy Baltimore Bob 2018
The Old Man & the Gun Teddy 2018
Sorry to Bother You Langston 2018
Ulysses: A Dark Odyssey Mr. Ocean 2018
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
Come Sunday Quincy / Gilbert Pearson 2018
Survivors Guide To Prison Himself / Self 2018
49th NAACP Image Awards Self 2018
Proud Mary Benny 2018
Union Time: Fighting for Workers' Rights Narrator 2018
The Christmas Train Max Powers 2017
Spielberg Self - Segment "The Color Purple" 2017
The Good Catholic Victor 2017
Tour de Pharmacy Slim Robinson / Slim Robinson Present Day 2017
Cold Case Files Narrator, Self - Narrator 2017
Extortion Constable Haagen / Detective Constable Haagen 2017
Monster Trucks Mr. Weathers 2016
Almost Christmas Walter 2016
Pushing Dead Bob 2016
Complete Unknown Roger 2016
Sr. Pig Ambrose 2016
Gridlocked Sully 2016
The American West Self - Actor, 'Silverado' 2016
Back in the Day Eddie 'Rocks' Travor 2016
93 Days Dr. Benjamin Ohiaeri 2016
Waffle Street Edward Collins 2016
Dark Web The Boss 2016
About Scout Red Freston / Red 2016
Agents of Change Himself / Self 2016
Dirty Grandpa Stinky 2016
Diablo Benjamin Carver 2016
Andron Chancellor Gordon 2015
No Sleep TV3 Paul D. 2015
Checkmate Elohim 2015
Caffeinated Coffee Lover 2015
Consumed Hal Westbrook 2015
We Are Many Himself / Self 2015
Bad Asses on the Bayou Bernie Pope 2015
The Shift Floyd 2015
Mississippi Inferno Narrator 2015
Toxin Dr. Locke 2015
Beyond the Lights Captain Nicol 2014
Yellowbird Darius (voice) / Darius 2014
Day of the Mummy Carl 2014
Black-ish Uncle Norman 2014
Life's Essentials with Ruby Dee Self 2014
2047: Sights of Death Sponge 2014
Supremacy Mr. Walker 2014
Ninja Immovable Heart Ex Director Matthew Reynolds 2014
Unsung Hollywood Self 2014
Bad Ass 2: Bad Asses Bernie Pope / Bernie 2014
We the People: From Crispus Attucks to President Barack Obama 2014
Mozart in the Jungle Mayor 2014
From Above William Ward 2014
Rage Det. Peter St. John / Detective St. John 2014
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight Thurgood Marshall / Justice Thurgood Marshall 2013
Ironside Frank Ironside 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Extraction Harding 2013
Tula: The Revolt Shinishi 2013
American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs Self 2013
A Way Back Home Charlie Shuffleton 2013
Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth Self 2013
Space Warriors Commander / Commander Phillips 2013
Highland Park Ed 2013
The Bouquet Reverend John 2013
LUV Arthur 2013
The New Environmentalists Narrator 2013
The Children's Republic Dubem 2012
Casting By Self 2012
The Lighthouse Duncan 2012
Occupy Los Angeles Self 2012
Shadows of Liberty Self 2012
Hannah's Law Isom Dart 2012
The Savoy King: Chick Webb & the Music That Changed America Count Basie 2012
Sins Father Leonard 2012
Touch Arthur Teller / Professor Arthur Teller, Professor Arthur Teller 2012
Long Day Journey 2012
Mysteria Investigator 2011
Rise Like Lions Self (Occupy Oakland) 2011
Donovan's Echo Donovan Matheson 2011
Whistleblowers: The Untold Stories Himself - Award Winning Actor (archive footage) 2011
Save the Farm Self - Actor & Activist 2011
Age of the Dragons Ahab 2011
Son of Morning Gabriel Peters 2011
Mooz-Lum Dean Francis 2011
Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up? 2010
I Want to Be a Soldier School Director 2010
Down for Life Mr. Shannon 2010
Alpha and Omega Winston (voice) / Winston 2010
I'm Still Here Danny Glover / Himself 2010
Legendary Harry 'Red' Newman 2010
Dear Alice Franzis Namazi / Franzis 2010
Death at a Funeral Uncle Russell 2010
Act of Vengeance Marcus 2010
Human Target Client 2010
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots (voice) 2010
The People Speak Self 2009
2012 President Thomas Wilson 2009
Mark at the Movies Self 2009
Nite Tales: The Series Jeremiah 2009
PoliWood Self 2009
The Harimaya Bridge Joseph Holder 2009
Night Train Miles 2009
Moving Pictures Live! Self 2009
Leverage Charlie Lawson 2008
Saw V David Tapp 2008
Unstable Fables: Tortoise vs. Hare Walter Tortoise (voice) / Walter Tortoise 2008
The Garden Himself / Self 2008
The Truth with Jeff Johnson Self - Panelist 2008
Blindness Man with Black Eye Patch 2008
Sex: The Revolution Self 2008
Be Kind Rewind Mr. Fletcher 2008
Gospel Hill John Malcolm 2008
Africa Unite: A Celebration of Bob Marley's 60th Birthday Self - UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador 2008
Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action Self 2008
Back at the Barnyard Miles the Mule 2007
Honeydripper Tyrone Purvis 2007
Battle for Terra President Chen (voice) / President Chen 2007
Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation Priest - friend of Sam Nujoma / Father Elias 2007
The History Channel Presents: The Civil War 2007
Shooter Colonel Isaac Johnson 2007
Poor Boy's Game George 2007
Dreamgirls Marty Madison 2006
Read You Like a Book 2006
Brothers & Sisters Isaac Marshall 2006
Barnyard Miles the Mule (voice) / Miles the Mule 2006
Psych Mel Hornsby 2006
Bamako (The Court) Cow-boy 2006
The Adventures of Brer Rabbit Brer Turtle 2006
The Shaggy Dog Ken Hollister 2006
Deal or No Deal Self 2005
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Criminal Minds Hank Morgan 2005
The Peace! DVD Himself / Self 2005
My Name Is Earl Thomas 2005
Aristide and the Endless Revolution Self 2005
Manderlay Wilhelm 2005
American Dad! Minstrel Krampus 2005
Black in the 80s (archive footage) 2005
The Exonerated David / David Keaton 2005
P.N.O.K. Col. Weldon 2005
Missing in America Jake Neely / Jake Neeley 2005
Earthsea Ogion 2004
The Paul O'Grady Show Himself - Guest 2004
Saw Detective David Tapp 2004
The Insider Himself (archive footage), Himself 2004
The Cookout Judge Crowley 2004
Tavis Smiley Self - Guest 2004
A Century of Black Cinema Self 2003
Real Time with Bill Maher Self - Guest 2003
The John Garfield Story Self 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself - Oscars 2003
Good Fences Tom Spader 2003
XXI Century Self - Actor 2003
Unprecedented: The 2000 Presidential Election Self 2002
The Wayne Brady Show Self - Guest 2002
The Real Eve Narrator 2002
The Royal Tenenbaums Henry Sherman 2001
Inside Base Camp Self 2001
3 A.M. Hershey 2001
Boesman and Lena Boesman 2000
Courage Self - Host 2000
Arista Records' 25th Anniversary Celebration Self 2000
Freedom Song Will Walker 2000
Independent Lens Narrator, Self - Narrator 1999
Scared Straight! 20 Years Later host / Narrator 1999
ESPN SportsCentury Self - Guest 1999
Our Friend, Martin Train Conductor (voice) / Train Conductor 1999
The Prince of Egypt Jethro (voice) / Jethro 1998
Classified X Self 1998
Beloved Paul D / Paul D. Garner 1998
Antz Barbatus / Barbatus (voice) 1998
Can't You Hear the Wind Howl? The Life & Music of Robert Johnson Himself - Narrator (voice) / Self - Narrator 1998
How Stella Got Her Groove Back (scenes deleted) 1998
Lethal Weapon 4 Roger Murtaugh 1998
Soldier Child Narrator 1998
Buffalo Soldiers Sgt. Washington Wyatt 1997
The Rainmaker Richter Tyrone Kipler / Judge Tyrone Kipler 1997
Switchback Bob Goodall 1997
Wild America Bigfoot the Mountain Man / Bigfoot the Mountain Man (Uncredited) 1997
Gone Fishin' Gus Green 1997
Michael Jackson: HIStory on Film - Volume II Self (segment "Liberian Girl") 1997
Harriet the Spy Cop 1996
Mundo VIP Self 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
America's Dream Silas (segment "Long Black Song") 1996
Encyclopedia of Martial Arts: Hollywood Celebrities Himself / Self 1995
Operation Dumbo Drop Capt. Sam Cahill 1995
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Self 1995
Empire of the Censors Self 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child King 1995
ER Charlie Pratt Sr. 1994
Extra with Billy Bush Self (archive footage) 1994
Angels in the Outfield George Knox 1994
Inside the Actors Studio Self - Guest 1994
Maverick Bank Robber 1994
The 36th Annual Grammy Awards Self - Presenter 1994
Great Railway Journeys Self - Presenter 1994
The Untold West Narrator 1993
The Saint of Fort Washington Jerry 1993
Bopha! Micah Mangena 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself - Guest 1993
Fallen Angels Philip Marlowe 1993
Queen Alec Haley 1993
The Talking Eggs Narrator 1993
HBO First Look Self 1992
The 46th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 1992
Lethal Weapon 3 Roger Murtaugh 1992
Grand Canyon Simon 1992
Pure Luck Raymond Campanella / Campanella 1991
A Rage in Harlem Easy Money 1991
The 63rd Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1991
Flight of the Intruder Commander Frank Camparelli / Cmdr. Frank 'Dooke' Camparelli 1991
Magic Johnson: Always Showtime Narrator 1991
Predator 2 Lieutenant Mike Harrigan 1990
To Sleep with Anger Harry 1990
Captain Planet and the Planeteers Professor Apollo 1990
The 62nd Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1990
Lethal Weapon 2 Roger Murtaugh 1989
Dead Man Out Dr. Alex Marsh 1989
Lonesome Dove Joshua Deets 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Himself - Guest 1989
Rabbit Ears: How the Leopard Got His Spots Narrator 1989
Bat*21 Captain Bartholomew Clark / Capt. Bartholomew Clark 1988
P.O.V. Self 1988
The 60th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1988
Mandela Nelson Mandela 1987
Biography Self 1987
Lethal Weapon Roger Murtaugh 1987
American Masters (archive footage), Narrator 1986
The Oprah Winfrey Show Paul D 1986
The Color Purple Albert / Albert Johnson 1985
Tall Tales & Legends John Henry 1985
Silverado Mal / Malachi 'Mal' Johnson 1985
Witness McFee 1985
Places in the Heart Moze 1984
Iceman Loomis 1984
Memorial Day Willie Monroe 1983
Chiefs Marshall Peters 1983
American Playhouse Walter Lee Younger, Lester 1982
Out Jojo / Roland 1982
Gimme a Break! Bill 1981
Entertainment Tonight Self 1981
Chu Chu and the Philly Flash Morgan 1981
The Greatest American Hero Vice Officer 1981
Hill Street Blues Jesse John Hudson 1981
Palmerstown, U.S.A. Harley 1980
Escape from Alcatraz Inmate 1979
B.J. and the Bear Mac Thomas, TV Reporter 1978
Lou Grant Leroy 1977
Live from Lincoln Center Self 1976
Sesame Street Self 1969
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest 1962

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

2000EmmyOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
1996EmmyOutstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
1989EmmyOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1988EmmyOutstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
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