Danny Lebern Glover (born July 22, 1946) is an American actor, film director, and political activist. Glover is perhaps best known for his roles as Detective Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film franchise.

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Danny Lebern Glover (born July 22, 1946) is an American actor, film director, and political activist. Glover is perhaps best known for his roles as Detective Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film franchise.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 191

Birthday 1946-07-22

Place of Birth San Francisco, California, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Danny Lebern Glover

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Dreadtown as Narrator
2019 Jumanji 3
2019 The Last Black Man in San Francisco as Grandpa
2019 Always in Season as Narrator (voice)
2018 Christmas Break-In as Ray
2018 The Old Man & the Gun as Teddy
2018 Sorry to Bother You as Langston
2018 Ulysses: A Dark Odyssey as Mr. Ocean
2018 Power to Heal: Medicare and the Civil Rights Revolution as Narrator
2018 Survivor's Guide to Prison as Himself
2018 Death Race: Beyond Anarchy as Baltimore Bob
2018 Come Sunday as Gilbert Pearson
2018 Proud Mary as Benny
2017 The Christmas Train as Max Powers
2017 Buckout Road as Dr. Powell
2017 The Good Catholic as Victor
2017 Tour de Pharmacy as Slim Robinson Present Day
2017 Agents of Change as Himself
2017 Birth of a Movement as Narrator
2017 Extortion as Constable Haagen
2016 Monster Trucks as Mr. Weathers
2016 Almost Christmas as Walter
2016 Pushing Dead as Bob
2016 Complete Unknown as Roger
2016 Mr. Pig as Ambrose
2016 Gridlocked as Sully
2016 Back in the Day as Eddie 'Rocks' Travor
2016 Union Time: Fighting for Workers’ Rights as Narrator
2016 93 Days
2016 Darkweb as The Boss
2016 Dirty Grandpa as Stinky
2016 Diablo as Benjamin Carver
2015 Andron as Chancellor Gordon
2015 Waffle Street as Edward Collins
2015 Checkmate as Elohim
2015 Consumed as Hal Westbrook
2015 About Scout as Red
2015 Bad Asses on the Bayou as Bernie Pope
2015 Caffeinated as Coffee Lover
2015 Toxin as Dr. Locke
2014 Yellowbird as Darius
2014 Day of the Mummy as Carl
2014 Beyond the Lights as Captain Nicol
2014 2047: Sights of Death as Sponge
2014 Supremacy as Mr. Walker
2014 We Are Many as Himself
2014 Rage as Detective St. John
2014 Bad Ass 2: Bad Asses as Bernie Pope
2014 The Ninja Immovable Heart as Ex Director Matthew Reynolds
2014 From Above as William Ward
2013 Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight as Justice Thurgood Marshall
2013 Extraction as Harding
2013 Tula: The Revolt as Shinishi
2013 Highland Park as Ed
2013 Shuffleton's Barbershop as Charlie Shuffleton
2013 Space Warriors as Commander Phillips
2013 The Shift as Floyd
2013 The Bouquet as Reverend John
2013 LUV as Arthur
2012 Casting By
2012 The Lighthouse as Duncan
2012 Shadows of Liberty as Himself
2012 Hannah's Law as Isom Dart
2012 Time to Pay as Father Leonard
2012 Touch(13 episodes) as Professor Arthur Teller
2011 Mysteria as Investigator
2011 Donovan's Echo as Donovan Matheson
2011 Age of the Dragons as Ahab
2011 Mooz-lum as Dean Francis
2011 Son of Morning as Gabriel Peters
2011 The Children's Republic as Dubem
2010 I Want to Be a Soldier as School Director
2010 Down for Life
2010 Alpha and Omega as Winston (voice)
2010 I'm Still Here as Himself
2010 Legendary as Harry 'Red' Newman
2010 Dear Alice as Franzis
2010 Death at a Funeral as Uncle Russell
2010 Five Minarets in New York as Marcus
2009 The People Speak as Himself
2009 2012 as President Wilson
2009 The Harimaya Bridge as Joseph Holder
2009 Night Train as Miles
2008 Unstable Fables: Tortoise vs. Hare as Walter Tortoise (voice)
2008 The Garden as Himself
2008 Blindness as Man with black eye patch
2008 Gospel Hill as John Malcolm
2008 Be Kind Rewind as Mr. Fletcher
2007 Honeydripper as Tyrone Purvis
2007 Battle for Terra as President Chen (voice)
2007 Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation as Father Elias
2007 Shooter as Colonel Isaac Johnson
2007 Poor Boy's Game as George
2006 Dreamgirls as Marty Madison
2006 Brothers and Sisters(6 episodes) as Isaac Marshall
2006 Barnyard as Miles the Mule (voice)
2006 Psych(1 episode) as Mel Hornsby
2006 Bamako as Cow-boy
2006 The Adventures of Brer Rabbit
2006 The Shaggy Dog as Ken Hollister
2006 The Exonerated as David
2005 The Reichen Show(1 episode)
2005 The Peace! as Himself
2005 How I Met Your Mother(1 episode)
2005 Manderlay as Wilhelm
2005 P.N.O.K. as Col. Weldon
2005 Missing in America as Jake Neely
2004 Legend of Earthsea(2 episodes) as Ogion
2004 Saw as Detective David Tapp
2004 The Cookout as Judge Crowley
2003 Real Time with Bill Maher(1 episode)
2003 Good Fences as Tom Spader
2002 The Real Eve as Narrator
2001 The Royal Tenenbaums as Henry Sherman
2001 3 A.M. as Hershey
2000 Boesman and Lena as Boesman
2000 BĂ ttu
2000 Arista 25th Anniversary - 25 Years Of #1 Hits
2000 Freedom Song as Will Walker
1999 Scared Straight! 20 Years Later as host
1999 Our Friend, Martin as Train Conductor (voice)
1998 The Prince of Egypt as Jethro
1998 Beloved as Paul D Garner
1998 Antz as Barbatus (voice)
1998 Can't You Hear the Wind Howl? The Life & Music of Robert Johnson as Himself - Narrator (voice)
1998 How Stella Got Her Groove Back as (scenes deleted)
1998 Lethal Weapon 4 as Roger Murtaugh
1997 Buffalo Soldiers as Sgt. Washington Wyatt
1997 The Rainmaker as Richter Tyrone Kipler
1997 Switchback as Bob Goodall
1997 The View(3 episodes)
1997 Wild America as Bigfoot the Mountain Man
1997 Gone Fishin' as Gus Green
1996 America's Dream as Silas (segment "Long Black Song")
1995 Encyclopedia of Martial Arts: Hollywood Celebrities as Himself
1995 Operation Dumbo Drop as Capt. Sam Cahill
1995 The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies
1994 ER(4 episodes)
1994 Angels in the Outfield as George Knox
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 Maverick as Bank Robber (uncredited)
1993 The Saint of Fort Washington as Jerry
1993 Bopha!
1993 Fallen Angels(1 episode)
1993 Alex Haley's Queen(3 episodes) as Alec Haley
1992 Lethal Weapon 3 as Roger Murtaugh
1991 Grand Canyon as Simon
1991 Pure Luck as Raymond Campanella
1991 A Rage in Harlem as Easy Money
1991 Flight of the Intruder as Cmdr. Frank 'Dooke' Camparelli
1990 Predator 2 as Lieutenant Mike Harrigan
1990 Captain Planet and the Planeteers(1 episode)
1990 To Sleep with Anger as Harry
1989 Lethal Weapon 2 as Sergeant Roger Murtaugh
1989 Dead Man Out as Dr. Alex Marsh
1989 Lonesome Dove(5 episodes) as Joshua Deets
1989 A Raisin in the Sun as Walter Lee Younger
1988 Bat*21 as Capt. Bartholomew Clark
1987 Mandela as Nelson Mandela
1987 Lethal Weapon as Sergeant Roger Murtaugh
1985 The Color Purple as Albert
1985 Silverado as Malachi 'Mal' Johnson
1985 Witness as McFee
1984 Places in the Heart as Moze
1984 Iceman as Loomis
1983 Memorial Day as Willie Monroe
1983 Chiefs(3 episodes) as Marshall Peters
1982 Deadly Drifter as Jojo / Roland
1981 Gimme a Break!(1 episode)
1981 Chu Chu and the Philly Flash as Morgan
1981 The Greatest American Hero(1 episode)
1981 Hill Street Blues(4 episodes)
1981 Oscar Micheaux, Film Pioneer as Oscar Micheaux
1980 Great Railway Journeys(1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
1980 Palmerstown, U.S.A.(1 episode)
1979 Escape from Alcatraz as Inmate
1973 The American Film Institute Salute to ...(1 episode)
1962 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson(1 episode)
1952 Today(2 episodes)


2018 Angels Are Made of LightExecutive Producer
2018 Hale County This Morning, This EveningExecutive Producer
2017 ZamaCo-Producer
2017 Strong IslandExecutive Producer
2016 White SunExecutive Producer
2015 Cemetery of SplendourCo-Producer
2012 ShenandoahExecutive Producer
2012 The House I Live InExecutive Producer
2012 HighwayProducer
2011 The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975Producer
2011 Dum Maaro DumExecutive Producer
2006 BamakoExecutive Producer
2001 3 A.M.Executive Producer
1997 Buffalo SoldiersExecutive Producer
1996 America's DreamExecutive Producer


2002 Just a dreamDirector

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