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Danny Glover

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Danny Glover

American actor, film director and political activist add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1946.

Countries: United States (59%), California (10%), (7%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Roland Emmerich, Robert Redford, Casey Affleck

Linked to: Robey Theatre Company, United Farm Workers, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Paine College

 

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Danny Glover was born in 1946 add something


1964

The jury found the EPA guilty of violating the civil rights of Coleman-Adebayo on the basis of race, sex, color and a hostile work environment, under the Civil Rights Act of 1964 add something


1980

Action film - In the 1980s, Mel Gibson and Danny Glover had a popular string of "buddy cop" films in the "Lethal Weapon" franchise


1983

Stuart Woods - In 1983 "Chiefs" was adapted into a television miniseries of the same name, starring Charlton Heston, Danny Glover, Billy_Dee_Williams, Stephen Collins and John Goodman


1985

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


1987

For example, he appeared in the Michael Jackson video Liberian Girl of 1987 add something


1991

La Chevre - An American remake of this film was made in 1991, starring Martin Short and Danny Glover, entitled "Pure Luck"


1994

Also in 1994, Glover and actor Ben Guillory formed the Robey Theatre Company in Los Angeles, focusing on theatre by and about Black people add something

 

Glover moved to Los Angeles for more opportunities in acting, where he would later go on to co-found the Robey Theatre Company with actor Ben Guillory in honor of the actor and concert singer Paul Robeson in Los Angeles in 1994 add something

 

In 1994 he made his directorial debut with the Showtime channel short film "Override" add something

 

Ben Guillory - Raised in San Francisco, California, Guillory co-founded the Robey Theatre Company in honor of the late actor, activist, and operatic singer Paul Robeson, with actor Danny Glover in Los Angeles in 1994, and currently serves as its artistic director


1995

In common with Humphrey Bogart, Elliott Gould and Robert Mitchum, who have played Raymond Chandler's private eye detective Philip Marlowe, Glover played the role in the episode "Red Wind" of the Showtime network's 1995 series "Fallen Angels" add something


1997

In 1997, under his former production company banner Carrie Films, Glover executive produced numerous films of first time directors including Pamm Malveaux's "neo-noir" short film "Final Act starring Joe Morton", which aired on the Independent Film Channel add something

 

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"


2000

Coleman-Adebayo won a 2000 jury trial against the US Environmental Protection Agency add something

 

Vondie Curtis-Hall - In 2000, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Danny Glover both appeared in the TNT made-for-television movie "Freedom Song"


2001

Glover was featured in the popular 2001 film "Royal Tenenbaums", starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Anjelica Huston, Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson add something


2002

Her experience inspired passage of the Notification and Federal Employee Anti-discrimination and Retaliation Act of 2002 add something


2003

In February 2003, he was one of the featured speakers at Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco where other notable speakers included names such as author Alice Walker, singer Joan Baez, United Farm Workers co-founder Dolores Huerta and Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Oakland add something

 

Danny Glover has been an outspoken critic of the Iraq War before the war began in March 2003 add something

 

During an anti-war demonstration in Downtown Oakland in March 2003, Glover praised the community leaders for their anti-war efforts saying that "They're on the front lines because they are trying to make a better America add something

 

Glover was a signatory to the April 2003 anti-war letter "To the Conscience of the World" that criticized the unilateral American invasion of Iraq that led to "massive loss of civilian life" and "devastation of one of the cultural patrimonies of humanity" add something


2004

In 2004, he appeared in the low-budget horror film "Saw" as Detective David Tapp add something


2005

In 2005, Glover and Joslyn Barnes announced plans to make "No FEAR", a movie about Dr. Marsha Coleman-Adebayo's experience add something


2006

In 2006, Britain's leading African theatre company Tiata Fahodzi appointed Glover as one of its three Patrons, joining Chiwetel Ejiofor and Jocelyn Jee Esien opening the organization's tenth-anniversary celebrations at the Theatre Royal Stratford East, London add something

 

In May 2006, the film had included cast members Wesley Snipes, Angela Bassett, Don Cheadle, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Roger Guenveur Smith, Mos Def, Isaach De Bankolé, and Richard Bohringer add something

 

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


2008

Mia Farrow - " In 2008, in director Michel Gondry's "Be Kind Rewind", she appeared opposite Jack Black, Mos Def and Danny Glover

 

Be Kind Rewind - "'Be Kind Rewind"' is a 2008 comedy-drama film from New Line Cinema, written and directed by Michel Gondry and starring Jack Black, Mos Def, Melonie Diaz, Danny Glover and Mia Farrow

 

Donna Edwards - Edwards with Danny Glover and Matt Stoller, January 2008.


2009

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" add something

 

On April 6, 2009, Glover was given a chieftaincy title in Imo State, Nigeria add something

 

On September 2, 2009, Glover signed an open letter of objection to the inclusion of a series of films intended to showcase Tel Aviv at the Toronto International Film Festival add something


 

Also in 2010, Starr King School for the Ministry awarded the Doctorate of Humane Letters , in absentia, to Mr. Glover add something

 

In 2010, Glover delivered the Commencement Address and was awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Utah State University add something

 

In 2010, Glover participated in a Spanish film called "I Want to Be a Soldier" add something

 

On January 13, 2010, Glover compared the scale and devastation of the 2010 Haiti earthquake to the predicament other island nations may face as a result of the failed Copenhagen summit the previous year add something

 

On April 16, 2010, Glover was arrested in Maryland during a protest by SEIU workers for Sodexo's unfair and illegal treatment of workers add something

 

James Marsden - In 2010, Marsden was cast in the comedy "Death at a Funeral" along with Chris Rock, Luke Wilson, Danny Glover and Columbus Short, which was a remake of the 2007 British film of the same name


2011

He was the recipient of a tribute paid by the Deauville American Film Festival in France on September 7, 2011 add something

 

On November 1, 2011, Glover spoke to the crowd at Occupy Oakland on the day before the Oakland General Strike where thousands of protestors shut down the Port of Oakland add something

 

Evan Ross - His next high profile 2011 film is the critically acclaimed film festival winner, "Mooz-lum" that stars Danny Glover and Nia Long


2012

Glover played President Wilson, the President of the United States in "2012", a disaster film directed by Roland Emmerich and released in theaters November 13, 2009 add something

 

Glover played President Wilson, the President of the United States in "2012", a disaster film directed by Roland Emmerich and released in theaters November 13, 2009 add something

 

Jimi Mistry - He can be seen in the Warner Bros film "2012" from director Roland Emmerich alongside John Cusack, Danny Glover, Amanda_Peet and Thandie Newton, and the BAFTA-nominated movie "Exam"

 

Amanda Peet - Peet starred in "2012", a 2009 disaster film directed by Roland Emmerich, alongside John Cusack and Danny Glover


2013

Glover appeared at London Film and Comic Con 2013 at Earls Court 2 over 2,5 days during Friday 5th to Sunday 7th July add something

 

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

 

The Great Gilly Hopkins (film) - On February 8, 2013, it was announced that Stephen Herek would direct the an adaption of "The Great Gilly Hopkins", with Kathy Bates and Danny Glover set to star in the film


2015

He participated in a panel discussion in McComb, Mississippi on July 16, 2015 add something

 

Frank Whaley - In 2015, Whaley will appear on Paramount Animation's first live-action/animation film, "Monster Trucks", which stars Jane Levy, Lucas Till, Amy Ryan, Holt McCallany, Danny Glover, Chad Willett, Barry Pepper, Thomas Lennon, Tucker Albrizzi, Adrian Formosa, and Rob Lowe


2016

In February 2016, Glover endorsed Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders for the Democratic presidential nomination add something

 

Glover was awarded the Cuban National Medal of Friendship by the Cuban Council of State on December 29, 2016 in a ceremony in Havana for his solidarity with the Cuban 5 during their time of incarceration in the United States add something

 

Cara Mia Wayans - In 2016 he was cast as Roger Murtaugh in the television version of lethal weapon , a role that was Danny Glover in the movies

 

Damon Wayans - In 2016 he was cast as Roger Murtaugh in the television version of lethal weapon , a role that was Danny Glover in the movies

 

Kimberly Elise - Later in 2016, Elise went to star in the Christmas comedy-drama film "Almost Christmas" opposite Danny Glover, Gabrielle Union and Mo'Nique


2017

As of 2017, "Toussaint" had not been completed add something

 

In July 2017, Glover was cast in the science-fiction comedy film "Sorry to Bother You" add something

 

Tika Sumpter - In March 2017, Sumpter was cast alongside Casey Affleck, Danny Glover, Sissy_Spacek and Robert Redford in "The Old Man And The Gun" directing by David Lowery


2018

In 2018, Glover, as the UN Goodwill Ambassador, met with Lula to express solidarity and support for his presidential candidacy add something

 

The film is set to be released in theaters on July 6, 2018 add something

 

In October 2018, Glover, along with over 500 others, signed an "International Declaration against Fascism in Brazil", declaring a vote of no-confidence in candidate Jair Bolsonaro prior to the second round of voting in the election add something

 

Tika Sumpter - In 2018, Sumpter appeared alongside Casey Affleck, Danny Glover, Sissy Spacek and Robert Redford in the drama "The Old Man & the Gun", directed by David Lowery

 

John David Washington - He appears in "The Old Man & the Gun", opposite Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Danny Glover, Tika_Sumpter, Tom Waits, and Sissy Spacek, which was released on September 28, 2018, by Fox Searchlight Pictures


2019

By 2019, the film had still not been released in theaters and no release date has been set add something

 

In February 2019, Glover endorsed Bernie Sanders for US president in 2020 add something