Pictures of the actor sitting cross-legged on the floor went viral on social media.

LONDON (Dunya News) - Hollywood actor Morgan Freeman attended a majlis of Ashura at the Al-Khoei Foundation mosque in Queen s Park, London.

He was in the majlis while filming documentary ‘The Story of God with Morgan Freeman’ for National Geographic.

The documentary premiered last April and claims to explore different cultures and religions to uncover the meaning of life.

Pictures of the actor sitting cross-legged on the floor among the worshippers went viral on social media.

To mark Ashura, thousands of Muslims marched towards Oxford street carrying flags and placards with messages  Terrorism is non-Islamic  and  British Muslims condemn ALL acts of terrorism .


Thousands of Muslims march through London to mark Ashura.


The attendees while denouncing terrorism chanted slogans against it.