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Glenn Morshower

Biography

He became popular for his personality roles as army officials in his performing projects, like the present 24. His movies include Lie if you ask me, X-Men: HIGH GRADE, and Battlefield 3. At age 16, he proved helpful in various Television advertisements. He competed on earth Texas holdem Tour in 2008. In 1978, he wedded Carolyn Morshower. He was in Transformers 4 with Shia LaBeouf.

Quick Facts


Full Name Glenn Morshower
Date Of Birth April 24, 1959
Place Of Birth Dallas, TX
Height 1.8 m
Profession TV Actor
Education Hillcrest High School, Arthur Kramer Elementary School
Nationality American
Spouse Carolyn Morshower
Nominations Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Movies Transformers, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Black Hawk Down, When the Bough Breaks, X-Men: First Class, The Men Who Stare at Goats, Under Siege, Moneyball, The Crazies, Pearl Harbor, Air Force One, Grizzly Park, Good Night, and Good Luck, The Island, The River Wild, Delta Farce, After Earth, The Core, 84C MoPic, In the Army Now, Blood Work, Transformers: The Last Knight, The Last Shot, Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil, Hostage, All the King's Men, The Philadelphia Experiment, 12:01, Aftermath, The Jack Bull, The Waiter, Striking Range, Psychic Experiment, Runaway Car, Hoovey, For Their Own Good, Fire from Below, Sketch Artist II: Hands That See, ExTerminators, Desdemona: A Love Story, Gacy, The Doo Dah Man, In My Pocket, Death Benefit, Drive-In, Backwards, I Did Not Forget You, Disaster!, Flutter, Transformers: The Ride - 3D
TV Shows 24
Star Sign Taurus

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#Fact
1During his childhood, his mother re-married, and Glenn took on the surname of his stepfather, Harry Sidney Morchower (he later slightly altered the surname for his acting career).
2As 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.
3Other 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).
4Attended Arthur Kramer Elementary School as a child.
5Grew up on Currin Drive in Dallas, Texas.
6His name is spelled Morchower in his high school yearbook
7Graduated from Hillcrest High School in Dallas, Texas, class of 1977.
8Has 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).
9He 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).
10He started his acting career in 1975 with the leading role in the movie Drive-In (1976).
11Has traveled extensively as a motivational speaker. His program "The Extra Mile" teaches people how to embrace and express the fullness of their light.
12Survived a car accident in December 2001.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bomb City2017post-productionCameron Wilson
Curvature2017post-productionTomas
Aftermath2016completedMatt
Color Me You2016post-productionProfessor Douglas
The Runnerspost-productionPete
I'm Dying Up Here2017TV SeriesWarren Hobbs
Of Puppies and Men2016ShortThe Man
When the Bough Breaks2016Martin Cooper
Bloodline2015-2016TV SeriesWayne Lowry
Supergirl2015-2016TV SeriesGeneral Sam Lane
Remember the Sultana2015DocumentaryPhillip Van Horn, Sgt. Michael Sprinkle (voice)
Code Black2015TV SeriesDennis
The Tutor2015Short
Scandal2015TV SeriesAdmiral Hawley
Dark Places2015Jim Jeffreys
The Doo Dah Man2015Smitty
Hoovey2015Dr. Kattner
Bug2015/IGerald
I Did Not Forget You2015ShortCOL. John Redbow
Manhattan2014TV SeriesCensorship Captain
Take the Spotlight2014Clark
Wild Card2014TV SeriesMr. Gates
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.2014TV SeriesGeneral Jacobs
Flutter2014Mark
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2014TV SeriesCoach Bill Becker
(Mis)adventure2014TV Series
Dads2013TV SeriesOfficer Silverton
Castle2013TV SeriesDefense Secretary Michael Reed
Parkland2013Mike Howard
Revolution2013TV SeriesDan Jenkins
After Earth2013Commander Velan
Dallas2012-2013TV SeriesLou / Lou Rosen
Call of Duty: Black Ops II2012Video GameMultiplayer (voice)
NCIS: Los Angeles2012TV SeriesBrian Adams
Backwards2012Coach Spriklin
Hawaii Five-02012TV SeriesAgent Kendricks
Rogue Assassin2012Nigel Hamilton
In My Pocket2011Professor Taples
Transformers: The Ride - 3D2011ShortGeneral Morshower
Battlefield 32011Video GameAgent G. (voice)
Moneyball2011Ron Hopkins
Change Is Golden2011ShortJeremy North
Transformers: Dark of the Moon2011General Morshower
X: First Class2011Colonel Hendry
Ordinary Average Guys2011ShortAvi
The Legend of Hell's Gate: An American Conspiracy2011J.H. Gordon
Becoming Famous2011TV SeriesGlenn
Army Wives2010TV SeriesDetective Gibson
Singularity2010Video GameAdditional Voices (voice)
Lie to Me2010TV SeriesCol. Gorman
Grey's Anatomy2010TV SeriesWalter
Trauma2010TV SeriesTyler's Father
Psychic Experiment2010Mr. Anderson
Law & Order2010TV SeriesCaptain
Cold Case2010TV SeriesRay Crawford
The Waiter2010Nigel Hamilton
The Crazies2010Intelligence Officer
Friday Night Lights2007-2010TV SeriesChad Clarke
Life, Love, and Other Four Letter Words2009ShortThe Mechanic
Dollhouse2009TV SeriesSheriff Rand
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 22009Video GameOverlord (voice)
Washington Field2009TV MovieChief of Police
Criminal Minds2009TV SeriesLt. Kevin Mitchell
The Men Who Stare at Goats2009Major General Holtz
Mental2009TV SeriesMajor Arlen Rawlins
Level 26: Dark Origins2009ShortNorman Wycoff
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen2009General Morshower
242001-2009TV SeriesAaron Pierce
Fire from Below2009General Cook
Desdemona: A Love Story2009Father Wade
ExTerminators2009Boss
King of the Hill2005-2009TV SeriesBud Ferguson / Shelwyn
Eli Stone2008TV SeriesWarden Brown
Grizzly Park2008Ranger Bob
Shark2007TV SeriesLAFD Deputy Chief Don Alston
The 44002007TV SeriesGeneral
Transformers2007Colonel Sharp (as Glen Morshower)
Delta Farce2007General
Bones2007TV SeriesColonel Bob Reid
Striking Range2006Ted Billings
All the King's Men2006Commissioner
The Closer2006TV SeriesCaptain West
Shroud of Echoes2006ShortRyan
24: The Game2006Video GameAgent Aaron Pierce (voice)
Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil2006VideoAdmr. Henry D. Wheeler
Disaster!2005General Washington / The President (voice)
Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire2005TV MovieReed Larkin
Charmed2005TV SeriesAgent Keyes
Good Night, and Good Luck.2005Colonel Anderson
The Island2005Medical Courier
American Dreams2005TV SeriesSergeant Drury / Sgt. Drury
Hostage2005Lt. Leifitz
Monk2005TV SeriesMartin Willowby
Category 6: Day of Destruction2004TV Movie747 Pilot
ER2004TV SeriesRick Decoyte
Medical Investigation2004TV SeriesMatt Borman
The Last Shot2004Agent McCaffrey
Summerland2004TV SeriesTed Westerly
Alias2004TV SeriesMarlon Bell
Deadwood2004TV SeriesBart
Homeland Security2004TV MovieGeneral Eaton
Crossing Jordan2004TV SeriesBill Strand
Karen Sisco2004TV SeriesPolice Chief Krueger
NCIS2003TV SeriesCmdr. Robert Peters
Star Trek: Enterprise2003TV SeriesMacReady
The Commission2003Commander James J. Humes
Gacy2003VideoTed Boyle
The Core2003FBI Agent
A.U.S.A.2003TV SeriesAgent Gilmore
The District2003TV SeriesWalt Cornell
The Division2003TV SeriesRicky
The West Wing2001-2002TV SeriesMike Chysler
Buffy the Vampire Slayer2002TV SeriesMr. Newton
Blood Work2002Captain
Strange World1999-2002TV SeriesColonel Gerald Kanin
Providence2002TV SeriesMr. McDonnell
Black Hawk Down2001Matthews
The Agency2001TV SeriesBob Lappin
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2000-2001TV SeriesSheriff Brian Mobley
Arli$$2001TV SeriesMax Scanlon
Pearl Harbor2001RAdm. William F. 'Bull' Halsey Jr.
Blonde2001TV Mini-SeriesOfficer
Once and Again2001TV SeriesRalph
The Huntress2001TV SeriesInterrogation Cop
Sole Survivor2000TV MovieRobert Donner
Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family2000TV SeriesPic Rocker
JAG1995-2000TV SeriesChief Petty Officer Ned Bannon / Capt. French
The Wonder Cabinet1999TV MovieSheriff Stenner
First Wave1999TV SeriesSheriff John Holden
Harsh Realm1999TV SeriesGeneral
My Little Assassin1999TV MovieAgent Larrigoy
Mercy Point1999TV Series
The Jack Bull1999TV MovieCol. Jeffries (as Glen Morshower)
King's Pawn1999TV MovieWoody
The Crow: Stairway to Heaven1998TV SeriesAgent Falcon
12 Bucks1998Stocker
C-16: FBI1997-1998TV SeriesAndrew Pritchett
Phoenix1998Anti-Abortionist
Godzilla1998/IKyle Terrington
Pensacola: Wings of Gold1998TV SeriesColonel Coffee
Millennium1998TV SeriesRichard Gilbert
The X-Files1998TV SeriesAaron Starkey
The Sentinel1998TV SeriesK.C. Garner
The Secret World of Alex Mack1996-1998TV SeriesCoach Rooney
The Rockford Files: Shoot-Out at the Golden Pagoda1997TV MovieSergeant W. Cranston
Air Force One1997Agent Walters
Runaway Car1997TV MovieCaptain Jim Louben
Dark Skies1996TV SeriesMission Commander
Murder One1996TV SeriesOfficer Greg Ladich
Viper1996TV SeriesWalter Powell
Pistol Pete1996TV MovieTicket Seller
Death Benefit1996TV MovieTim O'Grady
Innocent Victims1996TV MovieDetective Prell
Diagnosis Murder1995TV SeriesBilly Randolph
NYPD Blue1995TV SeriesSpecial Agent Wilson
Star Trek: Voyager1995TV SeriesGuard #1
Alien Nation: Body and Soul1995TV MovieLt. Smith
Deadly Games1995TV Series
Dominion1995Lance
Babylon 51995TV SeriesFranke
Sketch Artist II: Hands That See1995TV MovieBill Loman
Star Trek: Generations1994Navigator
The River Wild1994Policeman
In the Army Now1994Richard Day, Recruiting Sergeant
Last Detour1994
Children of the Dark1994TV MovieTrooper
Confessions: Two Faces of Evil1994TV MovieLt. Siler
Precious Victims1993TV MovieDog Handler
Angel Falls1993TV SeriesRay Otten
12:011993TV MovieDetective Cryers
In the Line of Duty: Ambush in Waco1993TV MovieConway LeBleu
Banner Times1993TV MovieDonnie
For Their Own Good1993TV Movie
Star Trek: The Next Generation1989-1993TV SeriesOrton / Ensign Burke
From the Files of Joseph Wambaugh: A Jury of One1992TV MovieDet. Gary Graves
Under Siege1992Ensign Taylor
The Human Factor1992TV SeriesMajor Sloop
Intruders1992TV SeriesAir Force Captain
Baywatch1992TV SeriesDan
Quantum Leap1991TV SeriesGrady
The Heroes of Desert Storm1991TV Movie
Shoot First: A Cop's Vengeance1991TV MovieProsecutor
Full House1991TV SeriesFarmer Bob
Tagget1991TV MovieBennett Lawson
Matlock1989-1991TV SeriesDeputy Terwilliger / Policeman #2
Secret Bodyguard1991TV SeriesAnnouncer
Lifestories1990TV SeriesDesk Cop
The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson1990TV MovieCapt. Spencer
By Dawn's Early Light1990TV MovieF-18 Pilot
Follow Your Heart1990TV MoviePoliceman
Tango & Cash1989Co-Worker
Life Goes On1989TV SeriesHewitt
Rock-A-Die Baby1989Private Opie Thompson
Roe vs. Wade1989TV Movie
84C MoPic1989Cracker
War and Remembrance1988TV Mini-SeriesSonar Operator (Moray)
Defense Play1988Bartender
Vietnam War Story1988TV SeriesDr. Thurman
Dream West1986TV Mini-Series
The Philadelphia Experiment1984Mechanic
Hardcastle and McCormick1983TV SeriesMcAdams
The Dukes of Hazzard1980-1983TV SeriesVern / Roadside Victim
Skeezer1982TV MovieTom
A Few Days in Weasel Creek1981TV MovieEugene
Dead & Buried1981Jimmy
Dallas1978TV SeriesCampaign Aide
Police Woman1978TV SeriesBilly
Drive-In1976Orville Hennigson

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Flutter2014executive producer / producer
The Extra Mile2010Video executive producer
The Waiter2010co-producer

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Extra Mile2010Video

Casting Department

Casting Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
God Thinks You're a Loser2009casting coordinator

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Blowback2013Short thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
True.Health: Body, Mind, Spirit2016TV SeriesHimself
The Adventures of Ravi2015TV SeriesHimself
How We Covered It2013DocumentaryHimself
Making of Transformers the Ride 3D2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
Crashing the Fest2011TV SeriesHimself
The Extra Mile2010VideoHimself
24Inside2006TV Series documentaryHimself
The Bermuda Triangle1979DocumentaryGallivan

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
JAG1998TV SeriesChief Petty Officer Ned Bannon

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015Angel Film AwardMonaco International Film FestivalBest ActorThe Doo Dah Man (2015)
2014Audience AwardAustin Film FestivalTexas IndependentsFlutter (2014)· Eric Hueber (writer/director)
· Carolyn Morshower (executive producer)
· John Holt Hall (executive producer)
· Andy Cope (co-producer)
· Remy Carter (producer)
· Jason Konopisos (producer)
2014Grand Jury PrizeDallas International Film FestivalTexas CompetitionFlutter (2014)· Eric Hueber (writer/director)
· Carolyn Morshower (executive producer)
· John Holt Hall (executive producer)
· Andy Cope (co-producer)
· Jason Konopisos
· Remy Carter

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2007ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series24 (2001)· Jayne Atkinson
· Jude Ciccolella
· Roger Cross
· Gregory Itzin
· Louis Lombardi
· James Morrison
· Mary Lynn Rajskub
· Kim Raver
· Jean Smart
· Kiefer Sutherland


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#Quote
1The only people who have done more military roles than me--what they all have in common? They are dead.

#Trademark
1Distinctive Texas accent
2Frequently works with George Clooney
3Usually plays military commanders or law enforcement officers

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