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John Glover

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John Glover (Mendy) His many Broadway credits include The Royal Family, Waiting for Godot (Tony Award nomination), The Drowsy Chaperone, Love! Valour! Compassion! (Tony and Obie Awards), Design for Living, Frankenstein, The Importance of Being Earnest, The Great God Brown (Drama Desk Award); his Off-Broadway appearances include The Marriage of Bette and Boo, The Paris Letter (Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, and Drama League Award nominations), Sorrows and Rejoicings, Oblivion Postponed, Digby, The House of Blue Leaves, A Winter's Tale (Bayfield Award). He has received five Emmy Award nominations for his work on television and has been seen in more than 35 films including Payback, Batman and Robin, Love! Valour! Compassion!, Scrooged, Gremlins 2, Julia and Annie Hall. He was raised in Salisbury, MD on the eastern shore, is an alum of Towson University and began his career at Robert Porterfield's Barter Theatre in Abingdon, VA.

John Glover