Morgan Freeman's Most Memorable Roles

Posted in Entertainment on Jan 20th, 2019


Morgan Freeman, also known as God from the movie Bruce Almighty, has played a number of iconic roles throughout his career. Well known for his deep, booming voice, Morgan Freeman's narrations have been in so many films it's become a meme. Understandably so, who wouldn't want their life narrated by Morgan Freeman? However, his talent is not relegated to just his voice. Freeman is an accomplished actor and has starred in many award-winning movies.

15. Ellis Boyd Redding in The Shawshank Redemption

Freeman plays the role of Ellis Boyd. He narrates a tale of a prisoner named Andy who is wrongfully accused of his wife’s murder but even years in prison cannot break his spirit. The film follows Red and Andy as they become best of friends and make the most of their time behind bars. The film is filled with kindly old wisdom from Ellis.

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