Morgan Freeman Net Worth Is $150 Million
Morgan Freeman is a world-renowned actor, narrator and film director, who has earned his massive fortune of $150 million from his career in the film industry. He started his career on stage as a dancer, and later on decided to be an actor. His talent in acting earned him a Tony Nomination in 1978. Since then, Freeman has starred or played supporting roles in a number of hits including “Driving Missy Daisy”, “The Shawshank Redemption”, “Unforgiven”, and “Million Dollar Baby’, for which he was awarded with an Oscar.
Morgan Freeman’s talent in acting has made him one of the most legendary artists in the world today. This multiple Academy Award Winner has earned a global reputation mostly for his roles in other films such as “The Bucket List”, “Bruce Almighty”, “Danny the Dog”, “The Dark Knight” trilogy, and “Invictus”, among several others. Morgan is also an avid supporter of the U.S President Barack Obama. He made a donation of $1 million in support of Obama’s presidential campaign. Morgan is also a devoted philanthropist who regularly makes monetary donations as well as his services to a number of organizations and charities.
Freeman is also among the co-founders of PLANIT NOW (formerly Grenada Relief Fund), which is a hurricane and storm relief charity that was established in 2004 to assist people living in the island of Grenada that were affected by Hurricane Ivan. Besides being an enthusiastic sailor, he is also a licensed pilot. He co-owns a dining restaurant called ‘Madidi’, as well as a blues club called ‘Ground Zero’. Freeman has been divorced twice, and his last divorce made international headlines as his wife, Myrna Colley-Lee accused him of having an intimate affair with their adopted daughter, E’Dena. Their divorce settlement was the 5th largest in US History, and Freeman was asked to pay $400 million in cash.