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14 acting legends over 70

Some say Hollywood may be ageist, with careers fizzling for most after they become senior citizens, but these actors and actresses buck that trend. Check out our list of 14 actors over 70 who haven't lost their touch.

2. Morgan Freeman

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An actor with possibly the most iconic voice in all of cinema, Morgan Freeman gets a lot of roles as a narrator. He's had steady work on stage and screen since 1964, but his movie career really took off since he received Academy Award nominations for Best Actor in the movies "Driving Miss Daisy" (1989) and "The Shawshank Redemption" (1994). Most people know him now from his role as Lucius Fox in the Dark Knight trilogy. In 2005, he won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in "Million Dollar Baby" (2004), which was directed by our next septuagenarian...

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