Those familiar with the Fox series, Scream Queens would know that Glen Powell needs not much introduction in the movie industry. He is a fabulous American actor, writer, and producer; the talented and versatile actor sure enjoys his career. His hard work and perseverance over the years have seen his gradual climb on the list of the world’s famous actors. Glen Powell is not only talented but has also got the good looks, he is handsome and there definitely should be some ladies crushing on him. Find out here who he might be dating at the moment as well as his career progress in the television and film industry.
Glen Powell Biography
He was born Glen Thomas Powell Jr on October 21, 1988, in Austin, Texas America as an only son to Glen Snr. and Cyndy Powell. His siblings are; elder sister Lauren Powell and Leslie Powell, a younger sister. Glen was educated at Westwood High school in Northwest Austin.
Glen Powell later in 2007 got admitted into the University where he majored in Radio, Television and film arts at the University of Texas at Austin.
His Movies and TV Shows
His foray into the entertainment industry started at a young age. He was a member of the award-winning Broadway theatre production troupe Broadway Texas Players which ran from 1999 to 2003.
As a talented young chap, his talent paved way for him to link up with the likes of renowned Antonio Banderas and Sylvester Stallone together with whom he starred in an American spy adventure film titled Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over, though he played a minor role in the debut film it opened the doors to more gigs including the role of Paper Boy Travis in The Wendell Baker story (2005).
He later starred in another film titled Fast Food Nation (2006) where he portrayed the character of Steve. While he was holding it down in films, he was also doing so well in Television series where he starred in the single episode of series like Endurance (2003), Jack & Bobby (2004), Into the West (2005). In 2007, just as he was about to be enrolled in the University, he landed another script where he played the role of Preston Whittington in a biographical drama film titled The Great Debaters, a popular film directed by the famous Denzel Washington who also starred in the film.
The actor’s screen presence was not in doubt even though he combined both his college education with acting. He moved to Los Angeles after his college education, a decision that proved to be the best decision for the young actor as it brought him to the limelight and also gave him needed attention. Shortly after his relocation, he got featured in series like Scream Queens which ultimately became his breakthrough performance.
He has so far starred in well over 20 films and 10 Television series including voice roles. Notable films he has starred in include The Expendables 3 (2014), Sex Ed (2014), Misconduct (2016), Everybody Wants Some!! (2016), Set It Up (2018).
He has been recognized with a few nominations and awards for his wonderful contributions in the movie industry. His role as John Glenn in Hidden Figures earned him Palm Springs International Film Festival Ensemble Performance Award and Screen Actors Guild Award (SAG) for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Is He Dating Anyone?
Glen has everything that most women look for in a man – fame, wealth, education, and a good sense of humor which are iced with good looks which he commands. He has had his fair share when it comes to dating celebrity girlfriends.
The 6 ft tall actor is dating Renee Bargh, a co-host and correspondent for Extra, an American syndicated television newsmagazine outfit based in the United States. Rumor has it that they have been together since the middle of 2018. During Glen’s birthday celebration in 2017, Renee was in the list of attendees that shared in his happy moment.
Renee Bargh is an Australian entertainment reporter born on the 18th day of October 1986 in Southport, Queensland, Australia. She has a certificate in Performing Arts at Brent Street.
Before his current relationship with Renee, Glen dated Nina Dobrev in 2017, a TV actress known for her role as Elena Gilbert and Katherine Pierce in the Vampire Diaries which earned her a Teen Choice Award. Although Glen has separated from Dobrev, they are still best of friends and share in each other’s happy moments.