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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 Carter's Army 1970-01-27
Latest Project:
Movie Ma Rainey's Black Bottom 2020-11-25
Known For
Movie Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Toledo 2020-11-25
Movie The Way Back Doc 2020-03-05
Movie Justine Papa Don 2019-06-23
Movie Windows on the World Lou 2019-04-28
Movie Sextuplets Leland 2019-08-16
Movie Solace Clay (Pastor Davis) 2018-09-23
Movie Bumblebee General Whalen 2018-12-15
Movie August 28: A Day in the Life of a People 2017-08-26
Movie Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes / Feeling Heart 2017-10-14
Movie The Pastor's Secret 2012-01-01
Series House of Lies Jeremiah Kaan 2012-01-08
Movie The Obama Effect Slim Sugar 2012-07-13
Movie John Dies at the End Detective Lawrence 'Morgan Freeman' Appleton 2012-01-23
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
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
Movie Fire & Ice Robert Aimes Sr. 2001-01-22
Movie The Visit Parole Board Member Reingold 2001-04-20
Movie Men of Honor Chief Floyd 2000-09-13
Movie Light It Up Principal Allan Armstrong 1999-11-04
Movie Buffalo Soldiers Sgt. Joshua 'Joyu' Judges Ruth 1998-07-05
Movie How Stella Got Her Groove Back Dr. Shakespeare 1998-08-14
Movie Subterfuge Stallworth Hubbs 1996-02-23
Movie The Inkwell Spencer Phillips 1994-04-22
Movie Someone Else's Child Judge Roullard 1994-12-04
Movie Deep Cover Russell Stevens Sr. 1992-04-15
Series A Different World Colonel Bradford Taylor 1987-09-24
Movie Out of Bounds Lieutenant Delgado 1986-07-25
Movie Ask Max Lloyd Lyman 1986-11-02
Series Hail to the Chief 1985-04-09
Movie Gremlins Roy Hanson 1984-06-07
Movie Secrets of a Married Man Jesse 1984-09-24
Movie Penitentiary II Charles Johnson 1982-04-02
Movie Thornwell James Thornwell 1981-01-28
Movie Attica Raymond Franklin 1980-03-01
Series Centennial Nate Person 1978-10-01
Movie A Hero Ain't Nothin' But a Sandwich Nigeria 1978-02-03
Movie Minstrel Man Harry Brown Jr. 1977-03-02
Movie The Serpent's Egg Monroe 1977-10-28
Movie The River Niger Jeff Williams 1976-04-14
Movie J.D.'s Revenge Isaac / 'Ike' 1976-08-25
Movie Cooley High Leroy "Preach" Jackson 1975-06-25
Movie Thomasine & Bushrod Jomo J. Anderson 1974-04-10
Movie Together Brothers Dr. Johnson 1974-08-07
Movie Five on the Black Hand Side Gideon 1973-10-25
Movie AWOL Mohammed G. 1972-06-12
Movie Honky Sailor at Bus Station 1971-11-26
Movie Carter's Army 1970-01-27