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Glenn Morshower Poster

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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 24 April 1959Dallas, Texas, USA
Birth NameGlenn Grove Morchower
Height 5' 10¾" (1.8 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Glenn Morshower was born on April 24, 1959 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Glenn Grove Morchower. He is an actor and producer, known for X-Men: First Class (2011), Moneyball (2011) and Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011). He has been married to Carolyn Elizabeth Lindsley since December 30, 1978. They have two children.

Spouse (1)

Carolyn Elizabeth Lindsley (30 December 1978 - present) (2 children)

Trade Mark (3)

Usually plays military commanders or law enforcement officers
Frequently works with George Clooney
Distinctive Texas accent

Trivia (11)

Survived a car accident in December 2001.
Has traveled extensively as a motivational speaker. His program "The Extra Mile" teaches people how to embrace and express the fullness of their light.
He started his acting career in 1975 with the leading role in the movie Drive-In (1976).
He and Xander Berkeley both made guest appearances on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000) as Las Vegas sheriffs. They also both had recurring roles on 24 (2001), and they also starred together in Air Force One (1997).
Has played characters who have served two of television's most famous fictional Presidents: President Jed Bartlet on The West Wing (1999), and President David Palmer on 24 (2001).
Graduated from Hillcrest High School in Dallas, Texas, class of 1977.
His name is spelled Morchower in his high school yearbook
Grew up on Currin Drive in Dallas, Texas.
Attended Arthur Kramer Elementary School as a child.
Other than Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland), Morshower's character (Agent Aaron Pierce) is the only one to appear in the first 7 seasons of 24 (2001).
As an actor he has played the role of no less than 53 different law enforcement/military personnel: 22 police/law enforcement officers; 21 military personnel; and 10 government agents. Recently, he has played the role of quite a few Secret Service agents.

Personal Quotes (1)

The only people who have done more military roles than me--what they all have in common? They are dead.

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