Morgan Freeman's plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Mississippi.
A plane carrying MOrgan Freeman made an emergency landing in Mississippi after experiencing troubles during takeoff, according to reports.
Morgan Freeman stated he is safe after abruptly landing in Tunica, Mississippi.
"I was on my plane on the way to Texas to shoot a segment for The Story of God
," said Freeman in a statement. "Sometimes things don't go as planned and a tire blew on take-off which caused other problems. But thanks to my excellent pilot Jimmy Hobson we landed safely without a scratch."
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Freeman added, "I cannot say the same about my plane. I appreciate the concern and prayers for our safety."
Morgan Freeman is executive producing and hosting the National Geographic's The Story of God
where he will engage in religous experiences and rituals across the world. The series will air in 2016 to an international audience.
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