Glynn Turman

Glynn Turman

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    • January 31st, 1947
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Glynn Russell Turman (born January 31, 1946) is an American stage, television, and film actor as well as a writer, director, and producer. He is perhaps best known for his roles as high school student Leroy "Preach" Jackson in the 1975 coming-of-age film Cooley High, math professor and retired Army colonel Bradford Taylor on the NBC sitcom A Different World, and fictional Baltimore mayor Clarence Royce on the HBO drama series The Wire. Description above from the Wikipedia article Glynn Turman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (30 Credits)

2020Ma Rainey's Black Bottom as Toledo
2020The Way Back as Doc
2019Justine as Papa Don
2019Sextuplets as Leland
2018Bumblebee as General Whalen
2012John Dies at the End as Detective Lawrence 'Morgan Freeman' AppletonWatch Free
2012House of Lies as Jeremiah Kaan
2011Super 8 as Dr. Woodward
2010Burlesque as Harold Saint
2010Takers as Detective Jefe Duncan
2009Preaching to the Pastor as Bishop HightowerWatch Free
2005Sahara as Dr. Frank Hopper
2004The Seat Filler as Derrick's DadWatch Free
2001Air Rage as Ted Bigelow
2000Men of Honor as Chief Floyd
1999Light It Up as Principal Allan Armstrong
1998How Stella Got Her Groove Back as Dr. Shakespeare
1997Buffalo Soldiers as Sgt. Joshua 'Joyu' Judges Ruth
1994The Inkwell as Spencer Phillips
1992Deep Cover as Russell Stevens Sr.
1987A Different World as Colonel Bradford Taylor
1986Out of Bounds as Lieutenant Delgado
1984Gremlins as Roy Hanson
1982Penitentiary II as Charles JohnsonWatch Free
1978Centennial as Nate Person
1977A Hero Ain't Nothin' But a Sandwich as NigeriaWatch Free
1977The Serpent's Egg as Monroe
1976J.D.'s Revenge as Isaac / 'Ike'
1975Cooley High as Leroy "Preach" Jackson
1970Carter's Army as Pvt. George BrightmanWatch Free


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