Actor Spotted in Downtown Gloucester over Veterans Day Weekend

"16 Blocks" New York Premiere - Inside ArrivalsHollywood actor David Morse was spotted in downtown Gloucester on the afternoon of Sunday, November 11.

Morse is a highly recognizable figure of both the big and small screens. He has appeared in more than 50 feature films, including Contact, Hurt Locker, Proof of Life, The Good Son, The Green Mile, The Negotiator, Twelve Monkeys and World War Z. Morse is also known for his roles in numerous television series such as St. Elsewhere, Hack and House, for which he was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series in 2007. He is currently starring in the critically-acclaimed Ben Stiller-directed TV miniseries Escape at Dannemora (2018), alongside Benicio Del Toro, Patricia Arquette and Paul Dano. It premieres on Showtime on November 18.

Morse is originally from Beverly and was in the process of joining his loved ones for a family reunion in the Harbor Loop area of downtown Gloucester over the long weekend. He graciously posed for a photo with this reporter, talking about how he “grew up around here.”

Photo Credit: Laura Plummer; Actor David Morse posing with Reporter Laura Plummer in the parking lot of Latitude 43/Minglewood Tavern in Gloucester.