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Amazing Polaroids of Morgan Freeman During the Filming of "The Electric Company" in the 1970s

Before making it big in the movies (The Shawshank Redemption, Million Dollar Baby), Morgan Freeman appeared on the PBS children’s TV show The Electric Company. A number of Polaroids taken from the 1970s show him behind-the-scenes during his six year stint as an educational sketch comedy actor on The Electric Company.The Polaroids show Freeman in the various wigs and props he donned to portray his characters such as Easy Reader, Mel Mounds and Vincent the Vegetable Vampire.
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