Danny Glover Height Weight Age Net Worth

Danny Glover

Danny Glover
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Birth Date

July 22, 1946


76 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Dark Brown


6 ft 3 in | 190.5 cm

Net Worth

$40 Million


79 kg | 175 lbs

Shoe size

10 US | 43 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Danny Lebern Glover was born in San Francisco, California, United States, on July 22, 1946, is an American actor.

Young Danny Glover first started acting at Black Actors' Workshop of the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, California.

He began his professional acting career as a stage actor.

He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Master Harold"...and the Boys" (1982) in role as Willy.

He made his big screen debut in prison thriller movie Escape from Alcatraz (1979) in role as Inmate.

He got his television debut in CBS drama series Lou Grant (1979) in episode "Slammer", in role as Leroy.

Danny's breakthrough performance came as Detective Sergeant Roger Murtaugh in action comedy movie Lethal Weapon (1987).

Danny Glover Height and Weight

How tall is Danny Glover and what is his weight? Danny Glover's height is 6' 3" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 190.5 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 175 іn pоunds or 79 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Danny Glover Age

Danny Glover is 76 years old.

Danny Glover Net Worth

Danny Glover net worth is around 40 million dollars.

Best Movies

He played Detective Sergeant Roger Murtaugh in Lethal Weapon franchise:

Lethal Weapon (1987)

Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

Lethal Weapon 4 (1998), for which he was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Duo - Action / Adventure

He won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead for his performance as Harry in drama film To Sleep with Anger (1990).

He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor - Miniseries or a Movie for his role as Nelson Mandela in drama film Mandela (1987).

He was nominated for the Acapulco Black Film Award for Best Actor for his role as Paul D. Garner in horror drama movie Beloved (1998).

He was nominated for the Black Reel Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie or Mini-Series for his role as Thurgood Marshall in drama movie Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight (2013).

He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor - Miniseries or a Movie and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie for his role as Will Walker in CBS biographical drama film Freedom Song (2000).

He was nominated for the Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for his role as George Carvery in drama sport movie Poor Boy's Game (2007).

He was nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for his role as President Thomas Wilson in science fiction disaster film 2012 (2009).

He was nominated for the Ariel Award for Best Actor for his role as Ambrose in drama movie Mr. Pig (2016).

Predator 2 (1990) science fiction action as Lieutenant Michael "Mike" R. Harrigan

Flight of the Intruder (1991) thriller as Commander Frank "Dooke" Camparelli

Witness (1985) crime thriller as Lieutenant James McFee

Silverado (1985) Western as Malachi "Mal" Johnson

A Rage in Harlem (1991) drama crime as "Easy Money"

Grand Canyon (1991) drama crime as Simon

Age of the Dragons (2010) fantasy thriller as Ahab

Legendary (2010) drama as Harry "Red" Newman

Shooter (2007) action thriller as Colonel Isaac Johnson

Saw (2004) horror as Detective David Tapp

The Old Man & the Gun (2018) crime comedy as Teddy Green

The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019) drama in role as Grandpa Allen

Jumanji: The Next Level (2019) fantasy adventure comedy as Milo Walker

The Dead Don't Die (2019) horror comedy as Hank Thompson

The Drummer (2020) drama as Mark Walker

Press Play (2022) science fiction romantic drama as Cooper

Best TV Shows

He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Phillip Marlowe in Fallen Angels (1993) in episode "Red Wind".

He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor - Miniseries or a Movie for his performance as Joshua Deets in epic Western adventure miniseries Lonesome Dove (1989).

He was nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for his role as Alec Haley in CBS miniseries Alex Haley's Queen (1993).

Hill Street Blues (1981) NBC police drama series as Jesse John Hudson

Chiefs (1983) CBS miniseries as Marshall Peters

Legend of Earthsea (2004) Sci-Fi Channel miniseries as Ogion

He had recurring role as Charlie Pratt, Sr. in NBC medical drama series ER (2005).

Brothers & Sisters (2007-2008) ABC drama series as Isaac Marshall

Touch (2012) Fox drama series as Arthur Teller


Graduated from San Francisco State College.

Attended San Francisco State University (SFSU).

Attended The Black Actors' Workshop, American Conservatory Theatre.

He trained acting with Jean Shelton at the Shelton Actors Lab in San Francisco.

He co-found the Robey Theatre Company with actor Ben Guillory in Los Angeles (1994).

Has younger brother, Martin Glover.

Good friend with actress Alfre Woodard.

Fan of the San Francisco 49ers.

Featured in music video for Michael Jackson "Liberian Girl" (1987).

Received Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts Degree from San Francisco State University in 1997.

He is an active member of board of directors of The Jazz Foundation of America.

He is an board member of the TransAfrica Forum.

Goodwill ambassador for the UN.

He was awarded the Cuban National Medal of Friendship by the Cuban Council of State on December, in 2016.

He was honored with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award in 2021.


He was married to Asake Bomani (1975-2000) they have a daughter, Mandisa.

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