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Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman portrayed Lucius Fox in Batman Begins, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises. He also portrayed Joe Matheson in RED.

He also voiced an alternate version of Lucius Fox in the video game Batman Begins.

Significant roles[]

  • Coriolanus in Coriolanus (1979)
  • Casca in Julius Caesar (1979)
  • Malcolm X in Death of a Prophet (1981)
  • Fast Black in Street Smart (1987)
  • Principal Joe Clark in Lean on Me (1989)
  • Lt. A.Z. Drones in Johnny Handsome (1989)
  • Hoke Colburn in Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
  • Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins in Glory (1989)
  • Frderick Douglas in The Civil War (1990)
  • Judge Leonard White in The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)
  • Azeem in Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
  • Geel Piet in The Power of One (1992)
  • Ned Logan in Unforgiven (1992)
  • Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding in The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
  • Brig. Gen. Billy Ford in Outbreak (1995)
  • Det. Lt. William Somerset in Se7en (1995)
  • Paul Shannon in Chain Reaction (1996)
  • Dr. Alex Cross in Kiss the Girls (1997)
  • Jim in Hard Rain (1998)
  • President Beck in Deep Impact (1998)
  • Capt. Victor Benezet in Under Suspicion (2000)
  • Charlie in Betty Love (2000)
  • Dr. Alex Cross in Along Came a Spider (2001)
  • Charles W. Grimes in High Crimes (2002)
  • DCI William Cabot in The Sum of All Fears (2002)
  • Miles Evans in Levity (2003)
  • Col. Abrahm Curtis in Dreamcatcher (2003)
  • God in Bruce Almighty (2003)
  • Walter Crewes in The Big Bounce (2003)
  • Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris in Million Dollar Baby (2004)
  • Sam in Danny the Dog (2005)
  • Lucius Fox in Batman Begins (2005)
  • Mitch Bradley in An Unfinished Life (2005)
  • The Boss in Slevin (2006)
  • Him in 10 Items or Less (2006)
  • God in Evan Almighty (2007)
  • Jack Doyle in Gone Baby Gone (2007)
  • Harry Stevenson in Feast of Love (2007)
  • Carter in The Bucket List (2007)
  • Sloan in Wanted (2008)
  • Lucius Fox in The Dark Knight (2008)
  • Nelson Mandela in Invictus (2009)
  • Joe Matheson in Red (2010)
  • Lucius Fox in The Dark Knight Rises (2012)


  • "The sequel. Alec Guinness remarked one time that he made more money on those two Star Wars movies that he was just featured in than he'd made in his whole career and had little or nothing to do. That's what it's like."
  • "I haven't finished. I've got one more day. I travel all the way to Hong Kong to do it."
  • "Back in Gotham, back in Chris Nolan’s city. The only drawback is this is the last one we get to work on with him. And a lot of us won’t really get that until later. It’s not until the curtain goes down that you think, 'Jesus, that’s the last one'."
  • "You know, I'm happy for Ben, but I don't know how that's gonna work. Because The Dark Knight was almost 'it'. Pretty much 'it.' Did you see Batman Begins I don't think you can beat that."