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Glen was out yesterday (March 21) to attend the FENDI x Flaunt Celebration of the New Fantasy Issue at Casa.

   

Labels: Gallery Update, Public Appearances

I’ve updated the gallery with stills & screencaptures of Glen from the 2017 netflix war movie Sand Castle.

   
   

Labels: Gallery Update, Movie Projects, Sand Castle, Stills/Screencaptures

 Black Label Media has optioned rights to Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice, and will make a film about the true story at the center of Adam Makos’ 2015 book about two Korean War Navy pilots — one from an affluent white New England family, the other the black son of a Mississippi sharecropper — who became two of the top pilots in U.S. history.

Glen Powell, who played John Glenn in the Oscar-nominated Hidden Figures, will star in the pic and develop the script with Jake Crane and Jonathan Stewart, whose Black Winter made the Black List in 2014. Black Label’s Molly Smith, Rachel Smith, Thad Luckinbill and Trent Luckinbill will produce, with Jon Schumacher executive producing.

Makos’ novel digs into an unexplored chapter in American combat history. Set during the Korean War in an era fraught with racial disparity, Tom Hudner decided to forgo Harvard to join the Navy, while Jesse Brown became the first black man in U.S. Naval history to become a fighter pilot. Despite their differences, an unbreakable bond was forged and the two would become known as the U.S. Navy’s most celebrated aviator duo. Powell will play Hudner. [More at Source]

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I’ve updated the gallery with photos of Glen attending the Mercedez-Benz Official Oscar Viewing party.

   

Labels: Gallery Update, Public Appearances

   

An easy-going dude from Austin, Texas, Glen Powell’s (@glenpowell) career path led him straight to Hollywood. With acting credits that include Hidden Figures, The Expendables 3 and upcoming, high-profile projects also destined to impress, the young hunk admits that his heart still belongs to Texas.

When did you know you wanted to be an actor?
When you’re fascinated by everything but have a short attention span, you’re well suited to be an actor. After seeing Top Gun, I wanted to be a fighter pilot; after Apollo 13, I wanted to be an astronaut; after Cool Runnings, I wanted to be a Jamaican bobsledder; after Braveheart, I wanted to re-liberate Scotland. After Raiders of the Lost Ark, I begged my parents to buy me a bullwhip. I carried it around everywhere. I wasn’t supposed to use it in the house, but rules are meant to be broken. There is still a chunk missing from the ceiling in my childhood bedroom.

Even though you now live in LA, you’re still a Texas cowboy at heart, aren’t you? 
After shooting a role in a film called The Great Debaters, directed by Denzel Washington, I received a call in my freshman dorm at the University of Texas from Ed Limato, Denzel’s agent at William Morris. He wanted to sit down [with me] before The Great Debaters premiered. When I met with him and his colleagues, I wore Wranglers and a cowboy hat. He asked, “Did you just get off a farm?” I said, “Well…yeah.” Since then, my style has slightly adapted to Los Angeles, so I don’t look like such a cowboy. But I’ll break out the Stetson for game days or when I’m gathering the Texans in LA for some rowdiness. I do most of my writing and relaxing in Texas, so I rarely have time to miss it too much. Whenever my jeans get too tight and the Vs in my shirt get too deep, the family calls me back to Texas before they lose me to West Coast fashion completely. [Full Interview]

Labels: Gallery Update, Interview, Photoshoots

Glen was in Paris a couple of days ago to attend the Valentino show at Paris Fashion Week. Make sure to head to the gallery to check out the photos of Glen at the show.

   

Labels: Gallery Update, Public Appearances

I’ve updated the gallery with a photo of Glen attending his first event of the year, the 2018 InStyle & Warner Bros. 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards Post-Party.

   

Labels: Gallery Update, Public Appearances

I’ve updated the gallery with photos of Glen attending the HFPA And InStyle Celebrate The 75th Anniversary Of The Golden Globe Awards a few days ago.

   

Labels: Gallery Update, Public Appearances

I’ve updated the gallery with photos of Glen attending the 2017 Breeders Cup World Championships.

   

Labels: Gallery Update, Public Appearances

I’ve updated the gallery with photos of Glen & his Set it Up co-star Zoey Deutch attending the premiere of Amazon Studio’s Last Flag Flying.

   

Labels: Gallery Update, Public Appearances