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Morgan Freeman News Archive
George Clooney Weighs In On The Oscars' Lack Of Diversity Controversy — Says 'We're Moving In The Wrong Direction'!
After the Oscars revealed all 20 of its actor nominees were white, everyone from Jada Pinkett Smith to David Oyelowo to even the President of The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences have voiced frustrations about the lack of diversity in the prestigious institution.
Now, George Clooney, the unofficial mayor of Hollywood, is adding his two cents — and he agrees that "we are moving in the wrong direction."
Speaking to Variety, the Oscar winner said he thinks the lack of minority nominees is largely due to the little options minority actors have playing roles in "quality" films!
Morgan Freeman may have the sexiest voice on two sides of the Atlantic!
On Monday's The Late Late Show, James Corden informed the Shawshank Redemption star of a UK poll which had named him the sexiest American voice. Well, we don't disagree with that one!
But is it the sort of sexiness the Oscar winner can teach??
James' other guest Zooey Deschanel was able to pick up some tips to improve her "husky, sexy voice" — but the throat exercises didn't work so well for the comedian.
And whatever Tim Roth said didn't even sound like English. LOLz!
Ch-ch-check out Freeman do his best to teach Corden and co. how to have a sexier voice (below)!
Harrison Ford Overtakes Samuel L. Jackson To Become ALL TIME King Of The U.S. Box Office — Deets HERE!
The box office is strong with this one.
Samuel L. Jackson seems to show up in a TON of movies every year, but that doesn't mean he's the box office champ!
With the massive success of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Harrison Ford has officially overtaken the Hateful Eight star as the top-grossing actor in United States' box office history, according to Box Office Mojo.
Even though the box office website marks the Fugitive actor as only having 41 films under his belt — they don't include cameo/voice work or movies without grosses — his movies have grossed an insane
This is a pretty good pick!
On Monday the President of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) Lorenzo Soria announced the recipient of the Cecil B. De Mille Award at the upcoming 73rd Golden Globes — and we LOVE it!
The winner is a movie star with a storied career in Hollywood.
If that's not enough, he's NEVER made a sequel before his upcoming project that's due out in 2017, and has a podcast named after him titled _____ is The Greatest Actor of All Time Period!
This is a real moment for him to bask in some well-deserved glory…
He's had so many hits, you could call him a man on fire…
UPDATE 13:46 PM EST: Lamar Davenport, the man accused of fatally stabbing Morgan Freeman's granddaughter, E'Dena Hines, is reportedly WANTED in California for another unrelated crime. Apparently, the suspect was arrested back in July 2014 after bringing cocaine to Magic Mountain. Yikes!
Though he was initially charged with a felony possession for the coke, he was cut a deal and order to go to rehab. Unfortunately, Lamar missed his February court date for a progress report which resulted in him being issued a bench warrant. It's still unclear whether he bailed on rehab all together.
How very sad.
With reports of Morgan Freeman's granddaughter E'Dena Hines' bizarre and untimely death circling, it's being reported that her boyfriend Lamar Davenport has officially been charged with second degree murder. Whoa.
As we previously stated, Miz Hines was found in the street outside her NYC home on Sunday after witnesses claim they saw her boyfriend trying to perform an exorcism while stabbing her. Reportedly, Lamar was was taken to New York's Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center to be psychologically tested and evaluated before being taken to the police and questioned.
After receiving multiple stab wounds to her torso, the starlet was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. Tragic.
With these crazy reports, it'll be interesting to see if his attorney will attempt
Morgan Freeman's Granddaughter Stabbed To Death By Boyfriend While Shouting About 'Jesus' & 'Devils' In Possible Drug Fueled Fit — Details Here
This is incredibly tragic.
New details have emerged about the death of Morgan Freeman's goddaughter and step-granddaughter, E'Dena Hines who was stabbed to death and found with 16 stab wounds in Washington Heights near her New York home.
Lamar Davenport, E'Dena's boyfriend, has been arrested after a witness came forward claiming to have seen Davenport stab his girlfriend.
A witness, George Hudacko, called the police after he saw the attack around 3 a.m. and immediately called 911. He claimed that he overheard the Lamar yell: