Danny Glover

Acclaimed Actor & Leading Social Activist

As one of the world’s most highly sought-after public speakers, Glover delivers inspiring addresses and moving performances in such diverse venues as college campuses, union rallies, and business conventions. On stage, Glover passionately champions causes ranging from economic justice, to healthcare and education. Audiences are not only compelled to think about social justice as it pertains to their own choices in their everyday lives, but are also moved to act. Glover also openly advocates for the Arts to lead the way in community activism around the world.

BIO

Actor, producer, and humanitarian, Danny Glover has been a commanding presence on screen, stage, and television for more than 25 years.  As an actor, his film credits range from the blockbuster Lethal Weapon franchise to smaller independent features, some of which Glover also produced.  In recent years, Glover has starred in an array of motion pictures, including the Oscar-nominated hit Dreamgirls.

Glover has gained both respect and renown for his wide-reaching community activism and philanthropic efforts, with a particular emphasis on advocacy for economic justice and access to health care and education programs in the US and Africa. Currently Glover serves as UNICEF Ambassador.

Actor, producer, and humanitarian, Danny Glover has been a commanding presence on screen, stage, and television for more than 25 years.  As an actor, his film credits range from the blockbuster Lethal Weapon franchise to smaller independent features, some of which Glover also produced.  In recent years, Glover has starred in an array of motion pictures, including the Oscar-nominated hit Dreamgirls.

Glover has gained both respect and renown for his wide-reaching community activism and philanthropic efforts, with a particular emphasis on advocacy for economic justice and access to health care and education programs in the US and Africa. Currently Glover serves as UNICEF Ambassador.

Media

"Outstanding Presentation. Impressive depth of information."

University of Florida

SPEECH TOPICS

"An Evening with Martin & Langston"

Special Appearances

The Role of the Arts in Community Activism

Books & Media