Danny Glover is getting celebrated by mates and followers in honor of the actor’s 75th birthday. Danny Glover, who’s been lamenting that he is “too old for this s–t” for the reason that first Lethal Weapon was launched in 1987, reached his milestone 75th birthday on Thursday. Because he is such a beloved actor, his title is beginning to pattern as his followers in every single place publish birthday needs in celebration of the Hollywood star.
“Some actors/actresses play their role so well, you can never look at them the same. That’s how I feel about Danny Glover & his role as “Mister” in The Color Purple,” reads one tribute publish. “Today, this actor/director/activist celebrates 75 years of life. Happy Birthday, sir!”
Joe Madison of The Joe Madison Show on SiriusXM posted a few pictures of himself with Danny and added: “Happy Birthday to actor, committed activist, and my friend Danny Glover!”
Glover can also be identified for his activism, which incorporates serving on the advisory board of the Andrew Goodman Foundation. A tweet from the AGF reads: “Happy Birthday to our Advisory Board member, Danny Glover! Mr. Glover is a critically acclaimed actor and film director. For decades he has also been on the front lines of civil rights and workers’ rights campaigns both in the United States and around the world.”
A tweet from Africa Film Academy provides: “Congratulations to PAFF (Pan-African Film + Arts Festival) co-founder Danny Glover, who is among the 4 set to be awarded with a honorary Oscars in January 2022 for his contribution to filmmaking worldwide. Congratulations Danny. This is well deserved.”
Indeed, Glover shall be granted with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award from the Academy Awards on the 12th Governors Awards in January. In an announcement launched by the academy when the information was introduced in June, president David Rubin mentioned, “Danny Glover’s decades-long advocacy for justice and human rights reflects his dedication to recognizing our shared humanity on and off the screen.”
Glover could be finest identified for his function as Roger Murtaugh within the Lethal Weapon films, which have been directed by Richard Donner and co-starred Mel Gibson. The veteran actor has additionally starred in films like The Color Purple, To Sleep with Anger, Angels within the Outfield, Operation Dumbo Drop, A Rage in Harlem, Death at a Funeral, and Beyond the Lights. More not too long ago, he had acclaimed roles in The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Strive, and Jumanji: The Next Level. Horror followers additionally admire Glover for his roles in style favorites like Saw and Predator 2.
Prior to Richard Donner’s passing, Glover had deliberate to reprise the function of Murtaugh in Lethal Weapon 5. Though the mission might fall via in mild of dropping Donner, it is doable we’ll see Glover again within the function some day if one other director takes the keys to the fifth and last film. Meanwhile, Glover additionally filmed a task as a non-public investigator for Paul Dektor’s upcoming comedy American Dreamer, which additionally stars Peter Dinklage, Shirley MacLaine, and Matt Dillon.
Happy 75th birthday to Danny Glover! Fans can sit up for the legendary actor getting his honorary Oscar on Jan. 15, 2022. You can see what others are saying about Glover in honor of his 75th birthday on Twitter.