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Glynn Turman

New York City-born African-American actor Glynn Turman enjoyed his first real taste of acting success at the age of 13 originating the role of Travis Younger on Broadway in Lorraine Hansberry's landmark play "A Raisin in the Sun" in 1959 opposite Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, Claudia McNeil and Diana Sands as his various family members. While he did ...


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Born:
Jan 31, 1947 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
172
First Appeared:
In the movie Windows on the World
Latest Project:
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age 2017-08-15

Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Super 8
Poster of Burlesque
Poster of Men of Honor
Poster of Gremlins
Filmography
Movie Preaching to the Pastor Bishop Hightower 2018
Movie Circle of Pain None 2018
Movie Way Black When Unknown 2018
Movie Child 2 Man Unknown 2018
Movie Windows on the World Lou 2018
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Unknown 2017-08-15
Movie Last of the Showmen Himself 2017-01-01
Series Revolution Unknown 2017-08-13
Movie Black Theater Today: 2005 None 2017-08-10
Movie Brothered Up Frank Williams 2017-07-24
Movie Solace Clay 2017-07-10
Series Queen Sugar Unknown 2016-09-06
Movie Miles Ahead Unknown 2016-04-22
Movie Race Unknown 2016-02-19
Movie The 46th Annual NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2015-02-06
Series Being Fabulous Rocks! T.V. Show Unknown 2015-02-01
Movie BET Honors Unknown 2015-02-23
Series Proof Unknown 2015-06-16
Movie Last Chance Judge Kramer 2015-11-07
Movie 4TH NAFCA: African Oscar Himself 2014-11-15
Series Unsung Hollywood Unknown 2014-02-26
Movie Life's Essentials with Ruby Dee Unknown 2014-06-22
Movie Behind the Scenes of Dakota's Summer Unknown 2014-04-15
Movie Dakota's Summer Isaac Benson 2014-04-01
Movie Criminal Minds: Season 9 - Eyes Only Unknown 2014-08-26
Series Kimmie's Kitchen Himself 2013-01-12
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 2013-09-09
Movie Act Like You Love Me David 2013-08-06
Movie John Dies at the End Detective 2013-01-25
Movie Who Killed Soul Glow? Unknown 2012-12-01
Movie The Obama Effect Unknown 2012-07-13
Series House of Lies Jeremiah Kaan 2012-01-08
Series Chasing LA Unknown 2012-07-08
Movie Reel Black Love Unknown 2012-02-07
Series House of Lies: Fridays at Galweather Unknown 2012-01-17
Series Alcatraz Unknown 2012-01-16
Movie The Pastor's Secrets None 2012-07-20
Movie Bright Beamon 2011-01-15
Series Way Black When: Primetime Himself 2011-01-31
Movie Supremacy Frank Walker 2011-05-30
Movie Forcin' the Blues None 2011-06-01
Movie Super 8 Unknown 2011-06-10
Movie Burlesque Harold Saint 2010-11-24
Movie For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots Unknown 2010-02-01
Series Detroit 1-8-7 Unknown 2010-09-21
Movie Takers Chief Detective Duncan 2010-08-27
Series Funny or Die Presents... Unknown 2010-02-19
Series The Defenders Unknown 2010-09-22
Series Flashforward Unknown 2009-09-24
Movie Big Red Himself 2009-11-01
Series NCIS: Los Angeles Unknown 2009-09-22
Series The Mo'Nique Show Unknown 2009-10-01
Series Southland Unknown 2009-04-09
Movie Night Life None 2008-09-15
Series Players at the Poker Palace Unknown 2008-01-08
Movie Kings of the Evening Clarence Brown 2008-01-31
Series In Treatment Unknown 2008-01-28
Movie Murder 101: New Age Sheriff Bob Monroe 2008-01-14
Movie The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2008-09-21
Movie City Teacher Kevin Sawyer 2007-02-12
Series Black in the 80s Unknown 2005
Movie The Seat Filler Derrick's Dad 2005-07-20
Movie Sahara Unknown 2005-04-08
Series Criminal Minds Unknown 2005-09-22
Movie TV in Black: The First Fifty Years Unknown 2004
Movie Macked, Hammered, Slaughtered and Shafted Unknown 2004-04-04
Movie Rough Riders & Black Cowboy Legends Himself 2004-06-16
Series Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
Series The Lyon's Den Unknown 2003-09-28
Series All of Us Unknown 2003-09-16
Series The Wire Unknown 2002-06-02
Movie Fire & Ice Robert Aimes Sr. 2001-04-06
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
Movie Air Rage Ted Bigelow 2001-07-24
Series The Bernie Mac Show Unknown 2001-11-07
Series Scrubs Unknown 2001-10-02
Series Big Apple Ted Olsen 2001-03-01
Movie The Visit Unknown 2001-04-20
Movie Freedom Song T-Bone Lanier 2000-02-27
Movie Men of Honor Chief Floyd 2000-11-10
Series Resurrection Blvd. Unknown 2000-06-26
Movie Light It Up Principal Allan Armstrong 1999-11-10
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
Series Strange World Unknown 1999-03-08
Series The Magnificent Seven Unknown 1998-01-03
Movie How Stella Got Her Groove Back Dr. Shakespeare 1998-08-14
Movie Buffalo Soldiers Sgt. Joshua 'Joyu' Judges Ruth 1997-12-07
Series Millennium Unknown 1996-10-25
Movie Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault Coach Powell 1996-11-23
Movie Subterfuge Stallworth Hubbs 1996-02-23
Movie Psalms from the Underground None 1996
Series The Wayans Bros. Unknown 1995-01-11
Series JAG Unknown 1995-09-23
Series The Parent 'Hood Unknown 1995-01-18
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie Someone Else's Child Judge Roullard 1994-12-04
Movie Race to Freedom: The Underground Railroad Unknown 1994-02-19
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Movie The Inkwell Spencer Phillips 1994-04-22
Series Hangin' with Mr. Cooper Unknown 1992-09-22
Movie Deep Cover Unknown 1992-04-15
Movie The 12th Annual Black Achievement Awards Unknown 1991-01-20
Series Freddy's Nightmares Unknown 1988-10-09
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Series J.J. Starbuck Unknown 1987-09-26
Series A Different World Colonel Brad Taylor 1987-09-24
Movie American Film Institute Comedy Special Unknown 1987-07-15
Series CBS Summer Playhouse Unknown 1987-06-12
Series The Redd Foxx Show Unknown 1986-01-18
Movie Out of Bounds Lieutenant Delgado 1986-07-25
Series Star's Table Unknown 1986-06-30
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Series Ebony/Jet Showcase Unknown 1985
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1985-09-27
Series Hail to the Chief Unknown 1985-04-09
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Hot Pursuit Unknown 1984-09-22
Movie Secrets of a Married Man Jesse 1984-09-24
Movie Gremlins Unknown 1984-06-08
Series Riptide Unknown 1984-01-03
Series Manimal Unknown 1983-09-30
Series Lottery! Unknown 1983-09-09
Movie Penitentiary II Charles Johnson 1982-04-02
Series Fame Unknown 1982-01-07
Series T.J. Hooker Unknown 1982-03-13
Series American Playhouse Unknown 1982-01-12
Movie Cass Malloy Officer Woodrow Freeman 1982-07-21
Movie Thornwell James Thornwell 1981-01-28
Series The Greatest American Hero Unknown 1981-03-18
Series Dynasty Unknown 1981-01-12
Movie Attica Raymond Franklin 1980-03-02
Series The Paper Chase Unknown 1978-09-09
Series Centennial Nate Person 1978-10-01
Movie The Serpent's Egg Unknown 1978-02-15
Movie A Hero Ain't Nothin' But a Sandwich Nigeria 1978-02-03
Series The White Shadow Unknown 1978-11-27
Movie Katie: Portrait of a Centerfold Preston de Cordiva 1978-10-23
Series Fantasy Island Unknown 1977-01-14
Movie Minstrel Man Harry Brown Jr. 1977-03-02
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-05-05
Movie The Richard Pryor Special? Booster Johnson 1977-05-05
Movie J.D.'s Revenge Isaac 1976-08-25
Movie The River Niger Jeff Williams 1976-04-14
Series The Tony Randall Show Unknown 1976-09-23
Series Visions Axis 1976-10-21
Movie Cooley High Unknown 1975
Series The Blue Knight Unknown 1975-05-09
Movie Ceremonies in Dark Old Men Theo 1975-01-06
Movie The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat Unknown 1974-09-18
Movie Together Brothers Dr. Johnson 1974-08-07
Movie Thomasine & Bushrod Jomo J. Anderson 1974-04-10
Movie Five on the Black Hand Side Gideon 1973-10-25
Series The Rookies Unknown 1972-03-07
Movie A.W.O.L. Mohammed G. 1972-06-12
Series ABC Afterschool Specials Unknown 1972-10-04
Movie In Search of America Bodhi 1971-03-23
Movie Honky Unknown 1971-11-26
Series Cannon Unknown 1971-09-14
Movie Carter's Army Pvt. George Brightman 1970-01-27
Series Men at Law Unknown 1970-09-16
Series Room 222 Unknown 1969-09-17
Series Julia Unknown 1968-09-17
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Series The Doris Day Show Unknown 1968-09-24
Series Mod Squad Unknown 1968-09-24
Series CBS Playhouse Unknown 1967-01-29
Series Daktari Unknown 1966-01-11
Series Peyton Place Unknown 1964-09-15
Series Insight Unknown 1960-10-02
Series Play of the Week Unknown 1959-10-12
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Series This Is the Life Unknown 1952-09-09