Morgan Freeman, 72, has allegedly been carrying on an affair with his step-granddaughter, E’Dena Hines, 27, according to the National Enquirer. The report alleges that the affair began when Hines was in her teens.
Freeman and his second wife, of 24 years, Myrna Colley-Lee, filed for divorce in August 2008. According to Now Public, Freeman had taken his granddaughter to the Hollywood movie premiere of A Dark Knight, just prior to his divorce filing, and witnesses said the two were “unusually close.”
Hines attended from Drew University where she studied theatre. Freeman has two sons from prior to his marriages. He adopted his first wife’s daughter and also had a daughter with his first wife. It is not clear which of Freeman’s four children is the parent of E’Dena.