Quick Facts of Glynn Russell Turman

  • Full NameGlynn Russell Turman
  • Net Worth$1.5 million
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceNew York, NY
  • Ethnicity African-American
  • ProfessionActor
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1968–present
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Black
  • Spouse3
  • Height1.75 m
  • Weight150 lbs (72kg)
  • Children3
Picture of an actor Glynn Turman

Glynn Turman is an American stage, television, and film actor as well as a writer, director, and producer. Turman is well known for his roles on the prime-time soap opera Peyton Place as Lew Miles. His most recent portrayal is as Jeremiah Kaan on the Showtime series House of Lies.

Despite his two divorces, Glynn Turman is currently in a marital relationship with his wife, Jo-Ann Allen. Who are his previous wives? Does he have children? Stay with us till the end in order to find out more facts on his marriage, wife, divorce also his movies and television career.

Glynn Turman’s Bio, Wiki (Early Life And Education)

Glynn Turman was born as Glynn Russell Turman on 31st January 1947, in New York City, New York, USA. He is currently 72 years old. He holds an American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity. Further, his star sign is Aquarius.

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There’s not much information available on his parents and family background. He is a graduate from the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of  Music & Art and Performing Arts.

Glynn Turman’s Career Highlights

Turman’s first prominent acting role was at the age of 13 as Travis Younger in the Lorraine Hansberry’s original Broadway production, A Raisin in the Sun. Afterwards, he made his Los Angeles stage debut in Slow Dance on the Killing Ground. Similarly, he Turman performed in The Wine Sellers in 1974 which earned him a Los Angeles Critics Awards nomination and a Dramalogue Award.

Additionally, Turman won is first NAACP Image Award for his work in the play titled Eyes of the American. Then after, Glynn began his movie career in the 1970s playing in movies like Five on the Black Hand Side, Thomasine & Bushrod and Together Brothers, then progressed to roles in several other movies.

Furthermore, Turman has won several awards throughout his career in the industry. In 2018, Turman appeared as Vic on Suits which is an American legal drama television series created and written by Aaron Korsh.

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Glynn Turman’s Personal Life (Married, Wife, Children)

Glynn Turman is married three times.

First Spouse (1965-1971)

Turman was married to Ula M. Walker from the year 1965 until 1971. They together had 3 children from their marriage relationship. However, the identity of his first three children is yet not disclosed.

Second Spouse (1978–1984)

After the first unsuccessful marriage, Turman again started dating Aretha Louise Franklin. She was an American singer, songwriter, pianist, and civil rights, activist. Their marriage relation lasted for just 6 years. They tied the knot on 11th April 1978, but they sadly divorced on 7th February 1984.

Image: Glynn Turman and Aretha Louise Franklin

However, his former spouse Aretha is no longer alive. She died at the age of 76 precisely on 16th August 2018, in Detroit, Michigan.

Current Spouse (m. 1992)

Turman then married his third wife Jo-Ann Allen on 14th February in 1992 and has a child. Since then, they are having a healthy relationship and ably staying out of the rumors of separation or having extramarital affairs.

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Glynn Turman’s Net Worth And Property

Being involved in an acting industry since 1968, Glynn Turman has amassed an appreciable amount of $1.5 million all through his career. As well as also being a film director and writer, Turman adds an extra sum of money to her income.

His portrayal in the 2000 movie, Men of Honor probably assisted him to gather such huge net worth. The movie was directed by George Tillman Jr. and grossed over $82.34 million at the box office.

Glynn Turman’s Age & Body Measurement (Height, Weight)

The prominent Hollywood personality, Turman stands at a height of 1.75 m which is 5 feet 9 inch and weighs around 150 lbs (72kg). The 72-years-old actor has brown eyes and black hair. He has maintained his body physics with a proper healthy lifestyle.