Morgan Freeman's best performance: 'Driving Miss Daisy' or 'The Shawshank Redemption'? | The Tylt
Morgan Freeman is one of the most beloved screen legends, and even at 80 years old, he is not slowing down anytime soon. In the past 30 years, he's given us many acclaimed performances—including his roles in "Driving Miss Daisy" and "The Shawshank Redemption." Morgan garnered his first Best Actor Oscar nomination in "Driving Miss Daisy" in 1990. He followed up with another lead nod in 1995 for "The Shawshank Redemption." Both films are among the most lauded ever, but which is his greatest? 🎥🌟
Morgan Freeman's best performance: 'Driving Miss Daisy' or 'The Shawshank Redemption'?
Here's the synopsis of "Driving Miss Daisy," per IMDB.
An old Jewish woman and her African-American chauffeur in the American South have a relationship that grows and improves over the years.
Watch a clip from Morgan's iconic performance below.
Check out the synopsis of "The Shawshank Redemption," also thanks to IMDB.
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.
Watch a clip from one of cinema's best films below.