Top 5000
Up 449 this week

Crispin Glover

While he's never been a typical leading man, Crispin Glover has distinguished himself as one of the most intriguing personalities in the movie business. His unusual characters and personal projects have inspired a cult-like following that has dubbed him both madman and genius. The son of actor Bruce Glover, Crispin Hellion Glover was born in New ... See full bio »

IMDb Picks: October

Of course the return of "The Walking Dead" is on our radar this month. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about in IMDb Picks.

Visit IMDb Picks

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 people
created 25 Apr 2011
a list of 22 people
created 01 Oct 2011
a list of 31 people
created 18 Nov 2011
a list of 25 people
created 19 May 2013
a list of 23 people
created 28 Jun 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Crispin Glover's work have you seen?

User Polls

3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Back to the Future
Back to the Future George McFly
Alice in Wonderland
Alice in Wonderland Stayne / Knave of Hearts
Charlie's Angels
Charlie's Angels Thin Man
River's Edge
River's Edge Layne


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (67 credits)
 2016 The Brits Are Coming (post-production)
Gabriel Anderson
 2016 Aimy in a Cage
Claude Bohringer
 2015 Influence
Dr. Abuse
 2014/I The Bag Man
 2012 Freaky Deaky
Woody Ricks
 2010 Open Season 3
Fifi (voice)
 2010 Mr. Nice
Ernie Combs
 2010 Alice in Wonderland (Video Game)
Stayne / Knave of Hearts (voice)
 2009 The Donner Party
William Foster
 2009/I 9
#6 (voice)
 2008 Open Season 2 (Video)
Fifi (voice)
 2007 Beowulf
 2006 Simon Says
Simon / Stanley
 2005 Drop Dead Sexy
 2004 Incident at Loch Ness
Party Guest
 2003 Willard
 2002 Back to the Future: Hilarious Outtakes (Video short)
George McFly (uncredited)
 2001 Fast Sofa
Jules Langdon
 2000 Nurse Betty
Roy Ostery
 1994 Chasers
Howard Finster
 1993 Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Howard Barth
 1993 Hotel Room (TV Mini-Series)
- Blackout (1993) ... Danny
 1992 Little Noises
 1991 30 Door Key
 1990 Where the Heart Is
 1989 Twister
 1984-1986 Family Ties (TV Series)
- Birthday Boy (1984) ... Doug
 1986 At Close Range
 1985 The Orkly Kid (Short)
 1984 Teachers
 1984 High School U.S.A. (TV Movie)
Bo Middleton
 1984 Racing with the Moon
Gatsby Boy
 1983 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Space Cadet
- Honk If You're a Goose (1983) ... Space Cadet
 1983 Happy Days (TV Series)
- Vocational Education (1983) ... Roach
 1983 High School U.S.A. (TV Movie)
Archie Feld
 1983 My Tutor
 1983 The Kid with the 200 I.Q. (TV Movie)
 1982 The Facts of Life (TV Series)
Cadet #1
- The Big Fight (1982) ... Cadet #1
 1982 Crisis Counselor (TV Series)
- Alcoholism (1982)
 1981 Best of Times (TV Movie)
Show Show Soundtrack (4 credits)
Show Show Producer (3 credits)
Show Show Director (3 credits)
Show Show Editor (3 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (6 credits)
Show Show Self (29 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (9 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Directed his singing of "Ben" (available as a bonus feature on the DVD of Willard (2003)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Crispin Hellion Glover


5' 10" (1.78 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

In the past, I've never tried to discount or stop what people are saying because on some levels I find it interesting. But if I look on the Internet or in news chat groups, I tend to read, "Oh, that guy's crazy, that guy's nuts. He's insane or psychotic." At a certain point, it does get a bit like, "I'm not. Really." Look, I one-hundred percent admit and in fact implore people to understand that,... See more »


Is three years younger than Michael J. Fox, who played his son in Back to the Future (1985), and 11 years older than Angelina Jolie, who played his mother in Beowulf (2007). Both films were directed by Robert Zemeckis. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Your fave Crispin Glover character? lebowski-2
Crispin has never smoked marijuana impermanentaddress
BTTF II + III andyapathy
This guy doesn't get OLD SamAndJoon
Had dinner with him SecretAgent1111
Looks like lello302
Discuss Crispin Glover on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page