Anwan Glover

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Anwan "Big G" Glover was not bit by the acting bug. He was born with the acting gene. From his days in elementary school, Anwan has been in front of audiences acting, playing instruments, performing and modeling. He credits his love of film to time spent with his sister watching classic Black television show reruns and films-Sanford & Son; Good ... See full bio »

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The Wire Slim Charles
Prospect Mikken
The Deuce Leon


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  179th Street (announced)
 2022 We Own This City (TV Mini Series)
David Baker
- Part One (2022) ... David Baker
 2020 The Available Wife
 2017-2019 The Deuce (TV Series)
- Finish It (2019) ... Leon
- You Only Get One (2019) ... Leon
- Normal Is a Lie (2019) ... Leon
- Morta di Fame (2019) ... Leon
- Inside the Pretend (2018) ... Leon
 2019/V Taste (Short)
Head Chef
 2019 Transitions (TV Series)
Adonis Blackwell
- Spoils-of-War (2019) ... Adonis Blackwell
- All Eyes on Baba (2019) ... Adonis Blackwell
- Nigerian Nightmare (2019) ... Adonis Blackwell
 2019 DC Noir
Marquis Roberts
 2018 Prospect
 2016/II Native (Short)
 2016 The Confidential Informant (Short)
Marquis Roberts
 2015 Scream Queens (TV Series)
1950's Truck Driver
- Ghost Stories (2015) ... 1950's Truck Driver
 2014 Desiree
 2014 Jamesy Boy
 2013 12 Years a Slave
 2013 Elementary (TV Series)
Curtis Bradshaw
- Details (2013) ... Curtis Bradshaw
 2012 LUV
Enoch Boykin
 2012 Dead Money
 2011 Queen of Media
WSP Dealer #2
 2010 Treme (TV Series)
Keevon White / David Brooks
- Shame, Shame, Shame (2010) ... Keevon White
- At the Foot of Canal Street (2010) ... Keevon White
- Meet De Boys on the Battlefront (2010) ... David Brooks
 2009 Misunderstandings
Big G
 2009 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
- There's No Place Like Mode (2009) ... Jimmy
 2009 Notorious
Snoop Dogg (uncredited)
 2004-2008 The Wire (TV Series)
Slim Charles
- -30- (2008) ... Slim Charles
- The Dickensian Aspect (2008) ... Slim Charles
- Transitions (2008) ... Slim Charles
- Not for Attribution (2008) ... Slim Charles
- More with Less (2008) ... Slim Charles
 2008 Rick Ross Feat. T-Pain: The Boss (Music Video)
Anwan Glover
 2007 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
James McDonnell
- Fight (2007) ... James McDonnell
 2007 Chuck Brown: The Party Roll (Music Video)
Anwan Glover
 2004 Divided City
Big G
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Appeared in "The Wire" BET Promo Shoot commercial.(2006) See more »

Alternate Names:

Anwan 'Big G' Glover


6' 5½" (1.97 m)

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He is the lead vocalist for a Go-Go Band in Washington, DC. The name of the band is "Backyard Band". See more »


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