Glynn Turman Age And Family

Glynn Turman is an American actor (just like Hemky Madera and Nigel Thatch) born on 31 January 1947 in New York City, the United States of America. As of 2022, he is 75 years old. He is an American citizen with having Nigerian American ethnic background. Further, the actor was born to his father, Ernest Bordelon; however, there is not much information about his mother and siblings.

Turman was born under the birth sign Aquarius. Likewise, he spent his early days in the United States of America with his family members. As per the reports, he was allowed to join acting classes at a young age. He was attracted to the acting world from his school days. The American nationality holder maintained a good balance between his education and acting classes at a young age. Later, he graduated in performing arts.

Height And Looks

The American writer cum director Turman is a decent-looking guy with black hair and brown eyes. However, he has grown white hair and a white beard in recent times, which is due to his growing age. Further, the media personality stands at a height of about 5 feet 8 inches (175 cm) tall and weighs around 77 kg.

Even at this age, the actor is active in the showbiz industry and is busy with his movie and TV projects. Turman has maintained a fit and healthy body. He might give proper attention to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. There is no information about his bad health condition or any severe disease.

Current Relationship Status

Currently, Turman is married to Jo Ann Allen. The lovely duo tied the knot in 1992 and is still together after 3 decades of their marriage. There is no information about their bad relationship or marriage conflicts. As revealed by the actor himself during an interview, he didn’t plan to marry his then-girlfriend Jo Ann Allen as he was already divorced twice. But it’s a destiny that brought them together in a marital relationship.

Glynn Turman with his wife, Jo Ann Allen
Glynn Turman with his wife, Jo Ann Allen

The husband-wife duo shares impressive chemistry together and is often captured enjoying each other’s company on different occasions. They attend various events and functions, holding each other’s hands. They often flaunt their married relationship on different platforms. Moreover, Turman and his better half, Ann Allen, share a beautiful daughter. As of now, they live a blissful married life with their family.

Once Married To A Late Singer, Aretha Franklin

The American actor Turman married an African-American singer, Aretha Franklin, on 11 April 1978 in New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan. The duo lived a short-married journey together. They were separated in 1982, and their legal separation happened in 1984. The pair didn’t welcome any kids together. In addition, the singer married Ted White as her first husband and separated in 1969. Also, she gave birth to 4 kids from her different relationships.

The American singer cum record producer Franklin is no more. She died on 16 April 2018, in Detroit, Michigan, at the age of 76. Her resting place is Woodlawn Cemetery, Detroit. The reason behind her death is pancreatic cancer. Further, the 26 times Grammy Award-winning artist has song credits like Respect, Ever Changing Times, A Rose Is Still a Rose, Tuff Enuff, Ooo Baby Baby, Gotta Make It, Son of a Preacher Man, Wonderful, Save Me, Let It Be, Today I Sing the Blues, Surely God is Able, and more.

Glynn Turman was once married to a late singer, Aretha Franklin
Glynn Turman was once married to a late singer, Aretha Franklin

Turman was married to his first wife, Ula M. Walker, from 1965 to 1971. The former duo welcomed three children. However, the reason behind their separation is unknown. On the other hand, his now-wife, Ann Allen hasn’t revealed anything about her past relationships. She may or may not have had romantic relationships in the past.

Career: Movies And Tv Shows

The father of four started his acting career at the age of 12 in 1959. Since then, he has been unstoppable. He has shown his varied skills through writing, acting, directing, and as a producer in 6 decades-long showbiz journey. Furthermore, Turman is the winner of the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series. As per his IMDb profile, he has 173 acting credits, 6 directorial credits, 9 credits as a producer, 2 credits as a writer, and 59 self credits.

Glynn Turman is a veteran American actor
Glynn Turman is a veteran American actor

Similarly, his upcoming projects are Black Cake, The Big Cigar, Eighty for Brady, Rustin and Percy Jackson, and the Olympians. Likewise, his other movies and TV credits are Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, A Different World, House of Lies, Cooley High, Super 8, Gremlins, Queen Sugar, The Wire, Sahara, In Treatment, The Red Line, The Inkwell, Five on the Black Hand Side, Race, Men of Honor, The Way Back, Manimal, and more.

Net Worth

Turman seems to have a net worth of around $1.5 Million. He added good money to his name from his involvement in different movies and TV shows. Though he is absent from social media platforms, he might be living a luxurious life with his family.

The veteran actor might earn around $59 thousand per annum as an average salary of an actor in the United States. Besides, he might have added good profit to his name as a producer. He is still active in the showbiz industry and earning a decent amount.

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