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Glynn Turman in Murder She Wrote; Jazz Beat.

Glynn Turman (1947 - )

Film Deaths[]

  • Gremlins (1984) [Roy Hanson]: Either mutilated or poisoned by the gremlin Roy (off screen); the camera cuts away after an off-camera gremlin starts attacking Glynn's hand. The lower half of his body is seen later (having been dragged under a desk) on when Zach Galligan investigates Glynn's classroom, with a syringe injected into Glynn's buttocks.
  • Deep Cover (1992) [Russell Stevens, Sr.]: Shot to death during a robbery (while he’s holding up a store to feed his drug habit). He dies while talking to his son (Cory Curtis).
  • Sahara (2005) [Dr. Frank Hopper]: Killed by one of Lennie James' cohorts as Penelope Cruz looks on in shock. 
  • Super 8 (2011) [Dr. Woodward]: Injected with a poisonous drug by Richard T. Jones (who sticks a syringe into an IV Tube) after Glynn refuses to reveal information to Noah Emmerich, on top of having sustained serious injury from a car crash colliding with a train.
  • John Dies at the End (2012) [Detective]: Eyes explode when a demonic force escapes from his body while driving a car with Chase Williamson, Rob Mayes, Fabianne Therese and Jimmy Wong inside.
  • Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2020) [Toledo]: Stabbed in the back with a knife by Chadwick Boseman, after he accidentally steps on his shoe. He dies in Boseman's arms.

Television Deaths[]

Notable connections[]

  • Ex-Mr. Aretha Franklin