John Glover

John Glover was born on August 7, 1944 at Salisbury, Maryland, United States. John Glover net worth is $5 Million. John Glover is American born Actor. John Glover has been seen in movies Gremlins 2: The New Batch, Scrooged, RoboCop 2, Batman & Robin, In the Mouth of Madness, Annie Hall, Payback, 52 Pick-Up, White Nights, Last Embrace, Julia, An Early Frost, Rocket Gibraltar, The Incredible Shrinking Woman, The Chocolate War, Night of the Running Man, Meet the Hollowheads, The Mounta....

Facts of John Glover

Full NameJohn Glover
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 7, 1944
Age75 years 11 months
HoroscopeLeo
DiedDecember 9, 1849, Launceston, Australia
Place Of BirthSalisbury, Maryland, United States
Height1.85 m
ProfessionActor
EducationTowson University
NationalityAmerican
PartnerAdam Kurtzman
ParentsJohn Soursby Glover Sr., Cade Glover
AwardsTony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play
NominationsDrama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding ...
MoviesGremlins 2: The New Batch, Scrooged, RoboCop 2, Batman & Robin, In the Mouth of Madness, Annie Hall, Payback, 52 Pick-Up, White Nights, Last Embrace, Julia, An Early Frost, Rocket Gibraltar, The Incredible Shrinking Woman, The Chocolate War, Night of the Running Man, Meet the Hollowheads, The Mounta...
TV ShowsSmallville, Brimstone, South Beach, Search for Tomorrow, Haunted History
IMDBJohn Glover IMDB

Quotes of John Glover

#Quote
1I think the reason I'm an actor is the joy I find from escaping and going to be somebody else. That's what I have fun doing.
2I had a big part of my life in the theater in Philadelphia. Philadelphia's changed, but I love it.
3I would like to be able to be both a film actor and a stage actor - to be an American actor in the style of a lot the English actors who do films. They are these wonderful actors who can do everything.

Quick Facts of John Glover

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1He was awarded the 1987 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for Distinguished Lead Performance for "The Traveler" at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
2He was awarded the 1987 Drama Logue Award for Outstanding Performance for "The Traveler" at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
3In 1977, he played two films that were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture: Annie Hall (1977) and Julia (1977). The former won the award.
4Parents are John Soursby Sr. and Cade Glover.
5Attended and graduated from Wicomico High School in Saliabury, Maryland.
6Aside from his theatrical endeavours, he is actively involved with the Alzheimer's Association.
7His character in Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) was originally written as a corrupt, deeply unpleasant businessman. Glover, who was getting sick of being cast as villains, instead chose to portray him as an immensely likable and friendly, if eccentric and immature, character.
8Tom Welling said that his favorite part of season four of Smallville (2001) was working on the episode in which Clark and Lionel switch bodies as it allowed him to work closely with John, whom he greatly admires.
9Has played the father of two television supervillains. He played Lex Luthor's father on Smallville (2001) and the father of Sylar on Heroes (2006).
10Close friends with actress Blair Brown.
11His father, John Soursby Glover Sr., was a television salesman.
12Made his stage debut in "Look Homeward, Angel" at the Barter Theater in Virginia in 1963.
13Moved to New York City in 1967.
14Made Broadway debut in "The Selling of the President" in 1972.
15Nominated for the 2009 Tony Award for Best Performance for a Featured Actor in a Play for "Waiting for Godot".
16Nominated for at 2009 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play for playing Lucky in "Waiting for Godot" by Samuel Beckett at Studio 54.
17He splits time between Los Angeles, California and Vancouver, British Columbia, where the WB Television series Smallville (2001) was filmed.
18For three college summers, he worked at a small theater in southwestern Virginia.
19For his role as an assassin in NBC's Grass Roots (1992) he spent four hours daily in the make-up chair.
20Since the mid-1990s, his companion has been sculptor Adam Kurtzman.
21Won Broadway's 1995 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Play) for the dual roles of John Jeckyll and James Jeckyll in Terence McNally's "Love! Valour! Compassion!", parts he recreated in the film version of the same title, Love! Valour! Compassion! (1997).
22Visits his alma mater Towson University in Maryland regularly to work with drama students in the Fine Arts College.
23Studied acting with Milton Katselas at the Beverly Hills Playhouse.
24Has been in three separate productions associated with DC comics. First as the Riddler on Batman: The Animated Series (1992), Dr. Jason Woodrue in Batman & Robin (1997), then as Lionel Luthor on Smallville (2001).
25Attended and graduated from Towson State Teacher's College (now Towson University). He later received an honorary Master's degree.

Trademarks of John Glover

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1Perhaps best known for his role as the ruthless Lionel Luthor on Smallville (2001)
2Gravelled, throaty voice
3Frequently plays sinister villains

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