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Shawshank the redemption cast Ellis Boyd massive transformation then and now

Morgan Freeman popularly known as Ellis Boyd in a movie he acted by name Shawshank the redemption was born on the 1st of June, 1937. He is an American actor, director, and narrator.

He is well noted for his distinctive deep voice, Freeman is known for his various roles in a wide variety of film genres. Throughout his career spanning over five decades, he has received multiple accolades including an Academy Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and a Golden Globe Award.

Morgan Freeman joined the Air Force after high school to become a fighter pilot. He later realized it wasn't what he'd wanted and thus, began his acting career. After years of small parts and limited success, he began to land big roles and win critical and popular acclaim. He's now one of Hollywood's most respected stars.

In the movie, Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding is the deuteragonist and current narrator of the 1994 drama film The Shawshank Redemption. He is a prisoner and a smuggler incarcerated in Shawshank Penitentiary where he meets new inmate Andy Dufresne, a banker wrongly convicted of murdering his wife and her lover.

Thus, Andy Dufresne who is the successful banker is arrested for the murders of his wife and her lover and is sentenced to life imprisonment at the Shawshank prison. He becomes the most unconventional prisoner.

However, after acting the movie. He has undergone a massive transformation. See his then and now massive transformation:

He is now looking fit, strong and body builded. He has gained a lot of muscle fat even though he has grown old. He is currently 84 years old. Despite his age, he looks good and great with his transformation.

Isn't it?

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