Glenn Langan

Actor, Salesman, Real estate salesman
Ruggedly handsome leading man or second lead in Hollywood in the 1940s. His starring performance opposite Luise Rainer in the 1942 Broadway revival of James Barrie's "Kiss for Cinderella" won him a Hollywood contract ... Read more »
Born: 07/08/1917 in Denver, Colorado, USA

Filmography

Actor (18)

Chisum 1970 (Movie)

Dudley (Actor)

The Amazing Colossal Man 1957 (Movie)

Lieutenant Colonel Glenn Manning (Actor)

Margie 1946 (Movie)

Prof. Ralph Fontayne (Actor)

Hangover Square 1945 (Movie)

Eddie Carstairs (Actor)

A Bell for Adano (Movie)

Lt. Livingstone (Actor)

A Wing and a Prayer (Movie)

Executive Officer (Actor)

Dragonwyck (Movie)

Dr. Jeff Turner (Actor)

Espionage Agent (Movie)

Student (Actor)

Forever Amber (Movie)

Capt. Rex Morgan (Actor)

Four Jills in a Jeep (Movie)

Capt. Stewart (Actor)

Fury at Furnace Creek (Movie)

Rufe (Actor)

Hangman's Knot (Movie)

Capt. Peterson (Actor)

One Girl's Confession (Movie)

Johnny (Actor)

Riding High (Movie)

Jack Holbrook (Actor)

Sentimental Journey (Movie)

Judson (Actor)

Something for the Boys (Movie)

Lt. Ashley Crothers (Actor)

The Homestretch (Movie)

Bill Van Dyke (Actor)

The Snake Pit (Movie)

Dr. Terry (Actor)

Biography

Ruggedly handsome leading man or second lead in Hollywood in the 1940s. His starring performance opposite Luise Rainer in the 1942 Broadway revival of James Barrie's "Kiss for Cinderella" won him a Hollywood contract with 20th Century Fox. Langan is best remembered as a French teacher idolized by a student (Jeanne Crain) in "Margie," a young doctor protecting a shy governess (Gene Tierney) in "Dragonwyck" (both 1946) and the psychiatrist in "The Snake Pit" (1948). Langan was married in 1949 to the former actress Adele Jergens.

Relationships

Adele Jergens Actor

Wife
co-starred in "The Treasure of Monte Cristo" (1949) Married 1949 until his death in 1991

Tracy Langan Special Thanks

Son

EDUCATION

Wheatridge High School

studied acting with a Denver repertory company and in NY

Milestones

1941

Starred opposite Luise Rainer in Broadway revival of "Kiss for Cinderella"; performance won him Hollywood contract

1939

Film debut, "The Return of Dr. X"

New York stage debut in a walk-on part in "Swing Your Lady"

Began career as assistant manager at Elitch Gardens, Denver

Worked as divisional sales manager for National Utility Service of San Francisco in the mid-1970s

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