Scott Glenn
Scott Glenn
Real Name/Full Name Theodore Scott Glenn
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Scott Glenn
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 26 January 1939
Age/How Old: 85 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 183 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
Weight: In Kilograms – 72 Kg
In Pounds – 220 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: White
Parents Name: Father – Theodore Glenn
Mother –Elizabeth
Siblings: Bonnie Glenn, Terry Glen
School: Pittsburgh high school
College: The college of William and Mary, United States Marine Corps
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Carol Schwartz
Kids/Children Name: Dakota Ann Glenn, Rio Elizabeth
Profession: Actor, soldier
Net Worth: $5 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Scott Glenn is an American actor. He is well known for starring as Wes High tower in “cowboy” in 1980, Silverado (1985), the hunt for red October (1990), the right stuff (1983), ultimatum, the Bourne ultimatum (2007).

Well, how well do you know about Scott Glenn? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Scott Glenn’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Scott Glenn to date.

Biography and Early Life

Scott was born on 26 January 1939 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He is the son of Elizabeth a homemaker and Glenn Theodore a business executive. He grew up with his siblings Dakota Ann Glenn and Rio Elizabeth in Appalachia. He used to often get sick at one point he was bedridden for a year having Scarlet fever. He was later given intense training that saw him recover from the illness.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Scott Glenn in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Scott Glenn’s age is 85 years old as of today’s date 18th April 2024 having been born on 26 January 1939. Though, he is 6′ 0″ in feet and inches and 183cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 220 lbs in Pound and 72 kg in Kilograms.


Scott went to Pittsburgh high school. Then he enrolled at the College of William and Mary where he graduated with a major in English. For three years he went to the United States Marine Corps. Then i 1963 he worked for Kenosha news as a news and sports reporter for seven months. He aspired to be an author but his dialogue writing was not satisfactory so he decided to take classes to perfect his skills by taking acting classes.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Scott Glenn With Wife Carol Schwartz
Scott Glenn With Wife Carol Schwartz

Glenn fell in love with Carol Schwartz and after a while, they tied the knot on September 10, 1968. His wife is a ceramist by trade. After they got married, Glenn changed his faith from Catholicism to Judaism, his wife’s faith. Together they have been blessed with two daughters namely Dakota Ann Glenn, Rio Elizabeth. They have been living together as husband and wife and there has been no rumor of extramarital affairs.

Is Scott Glenn Gay?

Glenn has been in a long-term relationship with his wife where he has been married for over fifty years and they have been living happily together ever since.

Professional Career

For eight years Glenn has been living in Los Angeles where he used to do minor roles in films and also TV stints which included a TV movie Gargoyles.  He then moved to Ketchum, Idaho doing some odd jobs and occasionally acting in Seattle stage productions. In the late 70’s his career started to take an upward turn.

In 1980, he got his breakthrough when he secured a role where he featured as ex-convict Wes high tower “Urban Cowboy”. Then in 1983, he featured in world war two horror film “the keep”. After this he started to get recognized and landed many deals, he acted in other action films such as the challenge (1982), Silverado (1985), “wild geese II” in 1995. Additionally, he has acted in drama films such as “the right stuff” (1983),”The River” “1984),”off the limit” (1988), and countdown to looking glass (1984).

The peak of Glenn’s career was in the 90’s where he appeared in movies that were very successful such as “The hunt for red” released in 1990,” The Silence of the Lambs(1991), “backdraft” ( 1991) and “the player (1992). Then in 1995 he starred in “night of the running man as a hitman where his performance was critically acclaimed.

Then he engaged in more challenging movie roles which include “reckless” in 1995, “Edie &pen” tragic comedy in 1997. In the 90’s he alternated between independent projects and mainstream films. Glenn appeared as Stick in “daredevil” a Netflix television series, a year later the character returned to the series “the defenders


Although Glenn may have not won any awards he remains to be a legendary icon that has entertained us in his four decades career. He has however been nominated by Saturn awards in 2015 for his role in “daredevil” as the best guest performance in a television series.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Scott Glenn in 2024

Scott Glenn Net Worth
Scott Glenn Net Worth

Glenn has diversified his sources of income but his primary income earner stands to as his profession as an actor. Glen has received a considerable amount in some of the movies that he has starred in. He also earns from several product and service endorsements such as the cover girl cosmetics.

He also is the owner of several chains of restaurants in Washington named “fat Glenn burger” and also a football team named Pittsburgh”, all of which contribute to his overall net worth. In over four decades that Glenn has been in the industry, he has managed to amass a net worth of $5 million as of 2024.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Scott changed his faith from Catholicism to that of his wife (Judaism).
  • He used to practice skydiving and ice climbing but he stopped after his wife and doctor advised him to stop. He however still actively involved in hiking and motorcycling.
  • In the 173rd airborne brigade, he served in the United States Marine Corps in the early 60’s.
  • Glenn is left-handed.
  • Before he began acting he was a reporter for news and sports reporter for Kenosha news.

Glenn is one actor who does not settle for less. In the 90s he felt like he was getting comfortable in his film roles. He auditioned to get more challenging movie characters. In his career which he started over 4 decades ago, he has featured in over 60 films and has established a lucrative career in acting. Although he has not retired, the sky is the limit.


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