Mandisa Glover is the daughter of Danny Glover, a well-known actor Danny Glover. Read more to find out about the life and career of this celebrity child and discover what makes her famous.
Mandisa A Glover was born on January 5th, 1976 in San Francisco, California, United States of America to Danny Glover and Asake Bomani. She is best known for her work in The Drummer and You’ve Got Mail. Besides acting, she previously worked as a film production assistant and is currently a chef.
Her Notable Works and Culinary Career
You’ve Got Mail
You’ve Got Mail is a romantic comedy movie released in 2998, the movie is directed by Nora Ephron, Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan play the lead roles. The plot revolves around two individuals who are engaged in an online romance while being unaware of the fact that both of them are business rivals. Mandisa Glover is a crew member, she has worked as a staff assistant in this movie.
The Drummer is a drama movie which was released in October 2020. The movie stars Mandisa’s father Danny Glover in the lead role. Danny also happens to be the executive producer of this movie. The movie’s plot revolves around the lives of veterans and their psyche post-war. Mandisa is a crew member in this movie, she has worked as a set costumer.
Besides being in the entertainment industry, Mandisa has ventured into cooking and is currently a chef who specializes in various Caribbean cuisines.
Her Father Danny Glover
Her father Danny Glover is a renowned Hollywood actor, political activist and producer. He was born July 22nd 1946 in San Francisco, California, United States of America. He completed his education at George Washington High School and later went on to pursue further studies at San Francisco State University but however, did not graduate from the university. He is best known for his role as Roger Murtaugh in Lethal Weapon. Danny played the role of Nelson Mandela in the movie ‘Mandela’, other notable works of his include The Colour Purple, Witness, To Sleep With Anger, Sorry to Bother You, and The Last Black Man in South Francisco. He is a recipient of the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award and the NAACP’s President’s Award.
Her Mother Asake Bomani
Her mother Asake Bomani is an author who was born on July 1st 1945 in the United States of America. She penned the book ‘Paris Connections: African American and Caribbean Artists in Paris’ for which she won the American Book Award.
Danny Glover and Asake Bomani
Mandisa’s parents, Danny and Asake studied together at George Washington High School, the duo started off as close friends. Their friendship slowly turned romantic and the two began dating. The both of them dated for several years before tying the knot in 1975. In 1976, they became loving parents to Mandisa Glover. 25 years later, the couple divorced due to differences.
Facts about Mandisa’s Parents
- Mandisa’s mother was a jazz singer before she could venture into writing.
- Mandisa’s father received a medal for his contribution towards education from San Francisco State University.
Mandisa Glover is a talented and successful woman, she has dabbled in several roles. She is now changing and bringing joy into the lives of others through her food.