Knowledge Identifier: +Danny_Glover
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1946.
Countries: United States (59%), California (10%), (7%)
Linked to: Robey Theatre Company, United Farm Workers, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Paine College
Oprah Winfrey - In 1985, before Winfrey's Chicago talk show had gone national, Haitian filmmaker Reginald Chevalier claims he appeared as a guest on a look-alike segment and began a relationship with Winfrey involving romantic evenings at home, candlelit baths and dinners with Michael Jordan and Danny Glover
Lynn Whitfield - In 1997, she co-starred opposite Danny Glover and Rosanna Arquette in the comedy film "Gone Fishin"', appeared in the supporting role in the Canadian drama "The Planet of Junior Brown", and played Jurnee Smollett's title character's mother in the critically acclaimed independent drama, "Eve's Bayou"
Vondie Curtis-Hall - In 2000, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Danny Glover both appeared in the TNT made-for-television movie "Freedom Song"
Chaz Thorne - His first feature film screenplay was produced in 2006 as "Poor Boy's Game", co-written and directed by Clément Virgo and starring Danny Glover
In 2009, Glover performed in The People Speak a documentary feature film that uses dramatic and musical performances of the letters, diaries, and speeches of everyday Americans, based on historian Howard Zinn's "A People's History of the United States"
Also in 2010, Starr King School for the Ministry awarded the Doctorate of Humane Letters , in absentia, to Mr. Glover
He was the recipient of a tribute paid by the Deauville American Film Festival in France on September 7, 2011
Evan Ross - His next high profile 2011 film is the critically acclaimed film festival winner, "Mooz-lum" that stars Danny Glover and Nia Long
Jayne Cortez - A memorial celebration of her life, organised by her family on February 6, 2013, at the Cooper Union Foundation Building, included tributes by Amiri Baraka, Danny Glover, Robin_Kelley, Genna Rae McNeil, Quincy Troupe, Steve Dalachinsky, George Campbell Jr., Eugene Redmond, Rashidah Ishmaili, and Manthia Diawara, as well as musical contributions by Randy Weston, T. K. Blue and The Firespitters
He participated in a panel discussion in McComb, Mississippi on July 16, 2015