Glynn Russell Turman 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. Turman was born in New York City in 1947, according to IMDB. He had his first prominent acting role at the age of 13 as Travis Younger in the Broadway play of Lorraine Hansberry's...
|Birthdate:||January 31, 1947|
|Birthplace:||New York City, New York|
|Education:||Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School|
|Also known as:||Glynn Russell Turman, Glynn R. Turman, 글린 터먼|