Alum Danny Glover Has Role in Marin City MLK Celebration

Friday, January 12, 2018

MARIN INDEPENDENT JOURNAL -- At a time when the president of the United States boasts about making America great again, actor and activist Danny Glover will be in Marin City this Martin Luther King birthday weekend reading one of his favorite poems, “Let America be America Again,” by the African-American poet Langston Hughes.

An activist since his student days at San Francisco State in the 1960s, the 71-year-old actor is best known for his leading role as Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon film series. He also starred opposite Oprah Winfrey in The Color Purple.