Morgan married Myrna Colley-Lee in 1984, but they split in 2010.The actor's granddaughter Hines also refuted the reports Thursday, telling TMZ: "These stories about me and my grandfather are not only untrue, they are also hurtful to me and my family." PHOTOS: Couples with vast age differences Morgan has been professionally acting since 1964.“Her friends and family were fortunate enough to have known what she meant as a person.Her star will continue to shine bright in our hearts, thoughts and prayers.
Though not related by blood, the age difference between 74-year-old Freeman and his 27-year-old grand-daughter made headlines on many major news outlets.
UPDATED: E’Dena Hines, the 33-year-old step-granddaughter of Morgan Freeman, has died after receiving multiple stab wounds in New York City on Sunday, according to media reports. Hines’ boyfriend, Lamar Davenport, 30, was charged on Monday with second-degree murder.
Hines was later pronounced dead at Harlem Hospital.
Freeman and Bradshaw divorced in 1979 after 12 years of marriage.
Freeman and his second wife, Myrna Colley-Lee, divorced in 2010.
Now, for the first time since the rumors of the romance started four years ago, both Morgan and Hines are speaking out.