Glen Powell

Glen Powell

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    • October 21st, 1988
Glen Thomas Powell Jr. is an American actor, writer, and producer. Powell was born and raised in Austin, Texas by Glen Sr. and Cyndy Powell. He has one older sister, Lauren Powell, who lives in Houston, Texas. His younger sister, Leslie Powell, is a singer. Before moving to Los Angeles, Glen became an active member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity and attended The University of Texas at Austin, majoring in Radio, Television and Film. Powell began performing in professional theatre with roles in The Music Man, Oliver, O. Henry, and The Sound of Music. He also was part of the award winning performance troupe, the "Broadway Texas Players" from 1999–2003. He has starred in television shows such as Into the West, Jack & Bobby, CSI: Miami, Without a Trace, along with feature films The Great Debaters, The Hottest State, Fast Food Nation, Jumping Off Bridges, The Safe Side, The Wendell Baker Story, and Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over. In 2007, before his first year of college, Glen landed a role in The Great Debaters, directed by and starring Denzel Washington. Since moving to Los Angeles, he has starred in television shows such as: Into the West, Jack & Bobby, CSI: Miami, Without a Trace, Rizzoli & Isles and The Lying Game along with feature films including: The Hottest State, Fast Food Nation, Jumping Off Bridges, The Safe Side, The Wendell Baker Story and The Dark Knight Rises. Most recently, he filmed the independent feature Stuck in Love.[2][3] In 2013, Powell was cast in a role in The Expendables 3.

Starring Glen Powell on Plex


Acting (22 Credits)

2021Most Dangerous Game
2021Top Gun: Maverick as Hangman
2020Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous as Dave (voice)
2018Set It Up as Charlie Young
2018The Bad Guys as Whit
2018The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society as Mark Reynolds
2017Sand Castle as Falvy
2016Misconduct as Doug FieldsWatch Free
2016Everybody Wants Some!! as Finnegan
2016Hidden Figures as John Glenn
2016Ride Along 2 as Troy
2014Sex Ed as JT
2014The Expendables 3 as Thorn
2013April Apocalypse as Dickie
2012Stuck in Love. as Good Looking Frat Guy
2012The Dark Knight Rises as Trader #1
2011Pig as Johnny the Teacher
2007The Great Debaters as Harvard Debater #1
2006The Hottest State as John Jaegerman
2006Fast Food Nation as Steve
2005The Wendell Baker Story as Paper Boy
2003Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over as Long-fingered BoyWatch Free


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