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Glen Thomas Powell Jr. (b. October 21st 1988 in Austin, Texas) is an American actor.

He has been acting since childhood, and has only started to gain real traction in The New '10s. Early roles included bit parts in the Spy Kids franchise, episodes of Jack & Bobby, CSI: Miami and NCIS. At the age of eighteen, he was filming The Great Debaters when a man came up to him and told him he resembled a young Richard Gere. The man was Hollywood superagent Ed Liamato - who advised Glen to move to Los Angeles, which he did after his freshman year of college. He got a big boost by starring in The Expendables 3 as Thorn - and has started to gain more traction in movies. He's been lucky enough to collaborate twice with Richard Linklater - first on Fast Food Nation when he was just fifteen, and later on Everybody Wants Some!!!! - the Spiritual Successor to Dazed and Confused.


The role that a good amount of fans associate him with (though time will tell of course) is that of Jerk with a Heart of Gold Chad Radwell on Ryan Murphy's horror comedy show Scream Queens (2015). As Chad is considered to be the show's Breakout Character, this naturally sent a lot of positive attention Glen's way.

Apparently his parents work as extras on most of the films he stars in, his mother playing a bit of a prank on Mel Gibson on The Expendables 3. Oh and he's also got DC Comics cred via a small role getting choked to death by Bane in The Dark Knight Rises.


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