Date of Birth:
18 October 1947
Joe Morton played in 20 movies in the Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Music, Music, Mystery, Action, Thriller, Adventure, War, Musical, Horror, Biography, Sport, Fantasy, Crime genres.
Joe Morton got succeed with average imdb rating 5.9.
Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1985" in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 37.
Was nominated for Broadway's 1974 Tony Award as Best Actor (Musical) for "Raisin." He also won a Theatre World Award for this role.
Studied drama at Hofstra University on Long Island.
Made his Broadway debut in the play "Hair".
Won NAACP Awards for his work in "Equal Justice" (1990) and "Tribeca" (1993).