Scott Glenn Biography


Scott Glenn is an American actor known for various moves and TV shows. He has a long history in acting and has appeared already since the 70s. Scott started off his career differently and worked various kinds of jobs before embarking on acting. He played on Broadway but has done a lot of different work prior to that. He joined the Marines and afterwards became a journalist. He would then try to become an author but lacked the skill which was needed to write completing dialogues. This is why he went to acting school and it eventually became his first calling in life.

Scott spent about 8 years in California where he pursued various different roles. He had smaller appearances in movies and shows but could not make it. He was forced to move to Idaho and latter to Seattle. During this time he worked as a barmen and did other menial jobs to make it by. But he still did not give up on his career as an actor. Scott appeared in certain stage productions. His first bit movie was none other than Francis Ford Copolla’s “Apocalypse Now” (1979), which would open new doors for Scott.


Scott Glenn in “Silverado”

He managed to have a fine career so far with appearances in many legendary movies and by working with various directors. He stared in “The Keep” (1983), “The Right Stuff” (1983), “The Challenge” (1982) and “Silverado” (1985). This was something that led him to roles like Commander Bart Mancuso in “The Hunt for Red October” (1990), playing Jack Crawford in “The Silence of the Lambs” (1991) and Roger in “Training Day” (2001). He would also play the part of CIA Director Ezra Kramer in both “The Bourne Ultimatum” (2007) and “The Bourne Legacy” (2012).

Recently, Scott Glenn is finding new success by appearing in TV roles. He is remembered for playing the part of Kevin Garvey, Sr in “The Leftovers” and most recently Stick on Marvel’s Netflix series “Daredevil”. He reprised the same role in “The Defenders” series.


Scott Glenn in “The Leftovers”

Scott Glenn Net Worth and Salary

Scott Glenn has had a long and lucrative career. It is interesting that he is still going strong despite getting closer to his 80s. He says that he still vigorous enough and that he will keep doing it as long as he is able. He is currently worth about 3 million dollars as his net worth states.

Scott Glenn Partner and Family

In 1969, Scott Glenn married his wife Carol Schwartz. Due to her being Jewish, Scott accepted turning to Judaism in order to marry his wife. The couple has had a long life together with ups and downs. But there have been mostly good things happening to them with no bumps on the road. They have been blessed with two daughters as well, Dakota Ann Glenn, Rio Elizabeth Glenn.


Scott Glenn and his wife Carol Schwartz

Scott Glenn Age

Scott Glenn is now 76 years old. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA, but has moved and lived around in different places. His full name is Theodore Scott Glenn and he went to the College of William and Mary where he majored in English. When he was a small boy he suffered from an illness which rendered him immobile for a period of over a year. He eventually got better and managed to get back in top strength.

Height and Weight

Despite his advanced age, Scott Glenn is still doing pretty well for his career. He still gets roles and acts as if he is at least 20 years younger. He owes this to his looks and appearance which helps him continue his career. He is 182 cm tall and weighs about 72 kg.


Scott Glenn today

Scott Glenn and the Sons of Anarchy

Scott Glenn went to an audition for the upcoming series called “The Sons of Anarchy”. As most of you know, the show became really popular, particularly in its initial seasons. Scott actually passed his audition and he was supposed to play none other than Clay Morrow, one of the lading parts of the show. But as you all know now, this character was played by Ron Perlman. Actually, Scott was replaced by Ron in the early stages of the show. He was asked to step down while the early pilot was filmed. Who knows how different the show would have been if things went differently.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Scott Glenn was born in America and his nationality is American. He belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group but has an interesting background. In fact his ancestors are mostly Irish but he also has some Native American ancestry as well.

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Born:,January 26 1941
Net Worth:,$3 million
Hair Color:,N/A
Eye Color:,N/A
Height:,182 cm
Weight:,72 kg
Married to:,Carol Schwartz
Affair with:,No
Children:,2 daughters (Dakota Ann Glenn and Rio Elizabeth Glenn)
Birth Sign:,Capricorn
Education:,College of William and Mary

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