AARP The Magazine | Oct/Nov 2017
At 14, he played a sailor in Apocalypse Now. At 37, he was Zen-spouting Morpheus in The Matrix. Now Laurence Fishburne, 56, is showing his funny side. A hit as the granddad on TV’s Black-ish, he joins Steve Carell and Bryan Cranston in Last Flag Flying (out Nov. 3), a film about three Vietnam vets reunited for a bittersweet road trip. “I love to laugh,” says the star. “When I get together with my old friends, I become 15 again.