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Glynn Turman

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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Jan 31, 1947 In New York City - New York - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Latest Project:
Movie The Way Back 2020-03-05
Known For
Poster of The Red Line
Poster of Strange World
Poster of The Magnificent Seven
Poster of Hail to the Chief
Movie Ma Rainey's Black Bottom 2021
Movie The Way Back Doc 2020-03-05
Movie Justine Papa Don 2019-06-23
Movie Sextuplets Leland 2019-08-16
Movie Windows on the World Lou 2019-04-28
Series The Red Line Nathan Gordon 2019-04-28
Movie Bumblebee General Whalen 2018-12-15
Movie Solace Clay (Pastor Davis) 2018-09-23
Movie Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes / Feeling Heart 2017-10-14
Movie August 28: A Day in the Life of a People 2017-08-26
Series How to Get Away with Murder Nate Lahey Sr. 2014-09-25
Series Revolution Major David Kipling 2012-09-17
Movie The Obama Effect Slim Sugar 2012-07-13
Movie John Dies at the End Detective Lawrence 'Morgan Freeman' Appleton 2012-01-23
Series House of Lies Jeremiah 2012-01-08
Movie The Pastor's Secret 2012-01-01
Movie Super 8 Dr. Woodward 2011-06-08
Movie Burlesque Harold Saint 2010-11-23
Movie Takers Detective Jefe Duncan 2010-08-26
Movie Preaching To The Pastor Bishop Hightower 2009-01-01
Series FlashForward Senator Noland 2009-09-24
Series In Treatment Alex Prince Sr. 2008-01-28
Movie Kings of the Evening Clarence Brown 2008-01-01
Movie Sahara Dr. Frank Hopper 2005-04-06
Movie The Seat Filler Derrick's Dad 2004-08-05
Series The Wire Unknown 2002-06-02
Series Scrubs Unknown 2001-10-02
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
Movie The Visit Parole Board Member Reingold 2001-04-20
Movie Fire & Ice Robert Aimes Sr. 2001-01-22
Movie Men of Honor Chief Floyd 2000-09-13
Movie Light It Up Principal Allan Armstrong 1999-11-04
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 Subterfuge Stallworth Hubbs 1996-02-23
Movie Someone Else's Child Judge Roullard 1994-12-04
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie The Inkwell Spencer Phillips 1994-04-22
Movie Deep Cover Russell Stevens Sr. 1992-04-15
Series A Different World Colonel Bradford Taylor 1987-09-24
Movie Ask Max Lloyd Lyman 1986-11-02
Movie Out of Bounds Lieutenant Delgado 1986-07-25
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1985-09-27
Series Hail to the Chief 1985-04-09
Movie Secrets of a Married Man Jesse 1984-09-24
Movie Gremlins Roy Hanson 1984-06-07
Movie Penitentiary II Charles Johnson 1982-04-02
Movie Thornwell James Thornwell 1981-01-28
Movie Attica Raymond Franklin 1980-03-01
Series The Paper Chase Unknown 1978-09-09
Movie A Hero Ain't Nothin But a Sandwich Nigeria 1978-02-03
Series Centennial Nate Person 1978-10-01
Movie The Serpent's Egg Monroe 1977-10-28
Movie Minstrel Man Harry Brown Jr. 1977-03-02
Series The Tony Randall Show Unknown 1976-09-23
Movie J.D.'s Revenge Isaac / 'Ike' 1976-08-25
Movie The River Niger Jeff Williams 1976-04-14
Movie Cooley High Leroy "Preach" Jackson 1975-06-25
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
Movie Honky Sailor at Bus Station 1971-11-26
Movie Carter's Army 1970-01-27
Series Room 222 Unknown 1969-09-11