One of his notable films “ The Shawshank Redemption” known to be one of the best movies of all time. He is considered to be one of the best actors in Hollywood history. His name is Morgan Freeman.

He is a well-known actor, director and narrator. He was born in Tennessee, U.S. on January 1, 1937. He attended his class from Broad Street High School also known as Threadgill Elementary School in Mississippi. His all-time-dream was to become a fighter pilot. This is the reason why he turned down the scholarship after winning a drama competition. He worked as Automatic Tracking Radar Repairman and as Airman First Class. He worked as a clerk in LA City College. He is also training that time as an opera dancer. He was married twice with Jeanette Adair Bradshaw from 1967 to 1979 and got divorced. He got married again on 1984 to 2010 with Myrna Colley-Lee. He is a narrator for Discover Channel show notable as “Through the Wormhole.” He owns the SyberJet SJ30 and he earned his commercial pilot license.

He first appeared in the 1987 movie “Street Smart” where he won Best Supporting Actor. His second debut was for an action drama-film called “Glory” in 1989 with Best Actor Award. These movies were followed by “Driving Miss Daisy” in 1989 where he won Best Actor, followed by bio-film “Lean on Me” that gave him Best Actor award, and a crime movie “Johnny Handsome” both in 1989 with Best Actor Award. He also appeared in the movie “Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves” in 1991 and made his iconic film “The Shawshank Redemption” in 1994. He made a film with Brad Pitt and Kevin Spacey called “Seven” in 1995 where he won Actor of The Year and Best Actor. Followed by “Moll Flanders”, “Amistad” and “Kiss the Girls” both in 1997, a movie with Elijah Wood “Deep Impact” in 1998 and “Nurse Betty” in 2000. He also made a blockbuster movie “Along Came a Spider”, “The Sum of All Fears” with Ben Affleck, “High Crimes” in 2002. He also made his great character as “God” in the movie “Bruce Almighty” and “Evan Almighty.” He worked with Clint Eastwood and Hilary Swank in an award winning movie “Million Dollar Baby” in 2004 where he won Best Supporting Actor. He starred as Lucius Fox in the “Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, and The Dark Knight Rises” where he got Best Ensemble Award. In 2006 he came back with a movie “Lucky Number Slevin”, followed by “Gone, Baby, Gone” in 2007. He co-starred in the drama film “Feast of Love” in 2007. He also worked with Angelina Jolie and James McAvoy for the movie “ Wanted.” He worked again with Clint Eastwood with Matt Damon in a sport drama film “ Invictus” with Best Actor Award that tied with George Clooney in 2009 and followed “ Red” in 2010 and “ Dolphin Tale” on 2011.

He worked with Gereald Butler and Aaron Eckhart in the blockbuster movie “ Olympus Has Fallen.” He starred in the same year 2013 for the movies “Oblivion” with Tom Cruise, “ Now You See Me” with Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Dave Franco, Mélanie Laurent, Woody Harrelson and Michael Caine, and “Las Vegas.” He also filmed 4 movies in 2014 naming “ Lucy” with Johansson, “ Transcendence” with Johnny Depp, “ The Lego Movie” and “Dolphin Tale 2.” He received Lifetime Achievement Award 2006 from Mississippi and Honorary Degree for Humane Letters from Boston University.

Al Pacino English Actor

Al Pacino

His movie “The Godfather” in 1972 was considered to be on “Top 100 Movies of All Time” declared by most rankers and award winning bodies including Weekly Magazine and to be number 1. His role “Michael Carleon” made Hollywood a history and made it great. It is known that until this very moment, collectors are still asking to ship the complete set of the trilogy.Behind Michael Carleon is Al Pacino who outstandingly showed great emancipation for the character. He was born as Alfredo James Pacino in New York on April 25, 1940. His parents divorced when he was 2 years old. For the record, Al Pacino was known to be smoking since he was 9 years old and did other vices as he gets older. He was also arrested in January 7, 1961 for alleged bank robbery. When police officers spotted their car around the area, interrogated them and found out that there were men wearing masks and found a 38 caliber in the trunk. Pacino explained that one of his men is in the process of being actor and the gun found is going to be used as props. Pacino is also a school dropped out. He joined HB studio and met Charles Laughton who soon became his mentor. He was never married but with romantic partners Jan Tarrant from 1988 to 1989 and Beverly D’ Angelo from 1996 to 2003. His children, naming Julie Marie, the twins Anton and Olivia.He acted and played roles in stage and theatres but he made his debut for the 1969 movie “Me, Natalie.” This was followed by 1971 film “The Panic in Needle Park.” Then came his iconic movie “The Godfather” in 1972. This movie became and the immortal scripts were made part of our history. He acted as Francis in the movie “Scarecrow” and as Frank for the movie “Serpico” both in 1973 where he won Best Leading Actor. They made their second installment of “The Godfather II” in 1974. These were followed with nominated movies through 1975 “Dog day Afternoon”, romantic film “Bobby Deerfield” and 1979 movie “And Justice for All.”He went back in his another iconic movie “Scarface” in 1983. He also made “Dick Tracy” in 1990 and the third installment of “The Godfather III” in 1990. He was first nominate 7 times for Best Actor, not until he played as retried Colonel Frank Slade in the 1992 movie “Scent of a Woman” with Chris O’Donnell. He also appeared in numerous movies like “City hall”, the 1999 movie “Insider”, the crime thriller film with Robin Williams “Insomia” in 2002. He also filmed the movie “S1m0ne” in 2002. He worked with Colin Farrell for the blockbuster movie “The Recruit” in 2003. He also made his part in another blockbuster movie “Ocean’s Thirteen” in 2007, “Righteous Kill”, “The Son of No One” and “Jack and Jill” both in 2011. He also showed up in the movie “Manglehorn” and “The Humbling” both in 2014. The movie “Danny Collins” in 2015. He does have upcoming movies in 2016 entitled “Beyond Deceit” and “The Trap.”He won Academy Award for Best Actor in 1993 movie “Scent of a Woman.” He won best Leading actor for his 1976 “Dog day Afternoon” and “The Godfather II” from BAFTA. Golden Globe Award for Best Leading Actor for the movie “Angels in America” in 2004 and Best Leading Actor for miniseries “You Don’t Know Jack.” He won Best Supporting actor from American Comedy Awards in his 1991 movie “Dick Tracy” and more awards and nominations were listed under his name. This made him so famous and called to be one of the “Top Actors of All Time.”


Tom Hanks

I quote his famous line “Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get…" This could the most use used line from a movie or even part of our pop-culture; you’ll even see this quote in any social media profile. The “Pop-Corn Guy” and “Peanut Guy” in Oakland Coliseum. Abaraham Lincoln 3 times and Tom Hanks 6 times share their great-great-grandfather John Hanks.This one’s made famous by one and only Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks who was born on July 9, 1956 in California – U.S. he does have 3 siblings naming Jim the youngest –actor and director, Sandra the author, and Lawrence an Entomologist and professor from  University of Illinois. He studied Theatre Arts from Chabot College. He later moved to California State University. He joined the Great Lakes Theater Festival and work as an all-stage assistant. He married Samantha Lewes from 1978 to 1987 and got divorced. He later married in Rita Wilson on 1988. He has 4 children including his famous son Colin Hanks who starred in the movie “My Mom’s New Boyfriend “along with Meg Ryan and Antonio Banderas. He got his Walk of Fame star on 1998 in front of Chinese Theatre. He worked in television films and series, also worked in major-critically-acclaimed films.His first debut film was “He Knows You’re Alone in 1980. He made a quick rest and went back in 1984 for the movies “Splash” and “Bachelor Party.” These were followed in 1985 with his “Volunteers” and “The Man With One Red Shoe.” In 1986 he made 3 movies naming “Nothing in Common” a comedic-drama film, “Every time We Say Goodbye” starred as American Pilot, and comedy-movie “The Money Pit.” He more films like “A League of Their Own” in 1992, “Big”, “Dragnet”, the famous “Sleepless in Seattle”, and his mile-stone-iconic-character “Forrest Gump” on 1994 where he won Best Actor. He was so great and made numerous movies. He made another blockbuster “Saving Private Ryan”, “The Green Mile”, and his lifetime “Cast Away”. The “Road to Perdition” and he co-starred with Leonardo DiCaprio in “Catch Me If You Can” in 2002. His critically-acclaimed movie “The Da Vinci Code” and “Angels & Demons.” He is now often called “Captain Phillips” in his 2013 movie and “Saving Mr. Banks” on 2013. This year 2015 he made 3 movies entitled: “Bridge of Spies”, comedy-drama movie “A Hologram for the King”, and Meg Ryan’s “Ithaca.” His upcoming movie in 2016 Ron Howard’s “Inferno” a thriller-drama film.Tom hanks bagged 15 major awards like 2 Academy Awards, 1 BAFTA Award, 4 Golden Globes, 6 Emmy Awards and 2 SAG Awards. He won Best Actor also for the movie Philadelphia. He won Britannia Award for Excellence in Film. He won Outstanding Lead Actor for Forrest Gump and Apollo 13. He won Golden Globe’s Best Actor for Big and Cast Away. Aside from this numerous nominations were given to him and his co-stars, directors, films that made him so influential in Film Industry.

Tom Hanks English Actor