Ten fun facts about Danny Glover


Fact 1
Glover is well known for his roles as Mr. Albert Johnson in The Color Purple, as Michael Harrigan in Predator 2, as corrupt cop James McFee in Witness, and as Detective Sergeant Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film series.

Fact 2
He coined the catchphrase “I'm too old for this shit”),

Fact 3
Glover grew up with a love for sports, like his father.


Fact 4
His first theater involvement was with Conservatory Theater, a regional training program in San Francisco.

Fact 5
Glover then 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.

Fact 6
During his career, he has made several cameos, appearing, for example, in the Michael Jackson video Liberian Girl of 1987.

Fact 7
He starred in Charles Burnett's To Sleep with Anger, for which he won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead.

Fact 8
He is an active supporter of various humanitarian and political causes.

Fact 9
His parents, postal workers, were active in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).

Fact 10
Georgia and graduated from Paine College in Augusta, Georgia.


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