Rod Glenn trained at North Tyneside College in Theatre & Performing Arts.  During his training, he gained experience in local theatre and educational videos.  He then pursued several careers, including novel writing until rediscovering his love of acting later in life.  He has secured roles in feature films, television, commercials, music videos, audio dramas, stage plays and short films.

Formal Training

North Tyneside College, Theatre & Performing Arts Diploma.  Experience during this course included local theatre and educational videos.  The course included intensive ‘Method’ acting, stage combat, dance, vocal training and character development.  He has also been trained by legendary stunt and swordsman, Seoras Wallace in unarmed and armed fighting for TV and film.

Specialist skills include rock climbing, firearms, sword-fighting, boxing, advanced driving and close quarters combat.

He is in his 40s, but can play characters aged 30s-40s.  Although based in Northern England, he has a passport and a car, so is happy to travel UK-wide and internationally.

He is flexible and accommodating for both auditions and filming.

Rod’s acting agent is:

Audere Talent Management Ltd
Telephone: 020 7971 1340


Height: 180 cm / 5ft 11in Waist: 88 cm / 35in
Weight: 90 kg / 198 lbs Shoe size: 11.0 UK / 12.0 US / 45.5 Euro
Ethnicity: White / Caucasian Hair colour: Auburn
Skin colour: White Hair length: Short
Eye colour: Blue Hair type: Straight
Chest: 115 cm / 45.5 in    


Equity: B00437163 (Rod Glenn)


The Actors’ Guild: Rod Glenn


The Life of Reilly (2021, Feature Film) – Ged

Future Cop II (2020, Short Film) – Future Cop

They Came From The Sky, I Saw Them (2020, Feature Film) – Steve

Emmerdale (2019, Television) – Dr Francis Sellers

The Life of Reilly (2019, Stage Play) – Ged

Next Door (2019, Feature Film) – Rod

Michael Rice Bigger Than Us Eurovision Song Contest (2019, Music Video) – Nasty Dad

Autism Awareness in Schools (2019, Short Film) – Dad

Stranger in the Night (2018, Short Film) – Killer

The Supplication of a Drowning Man (2018, Short Film) – Nicholas

Frontier (2018, Netflix, S3) – Valet

Lifeboat by Talitha Rise (2018, Music Video) – Lead 

Financial Conduct Authority PPI Campaign (2018, Commercial) – Gardener

Rapture (2018, Short Film) – Michael

We, The Brave (2018, Short Film) – Sergeant Miller

The Red Light (2018, Short Film) – Mr Carr

Monster (2018, Feature Film) – Richard

The More You Ignore Me (2018, Feature Film) – Ambulance Driver

God’s Kingdom (2018, Short Film) – Robin

American Assassin (2017, Feature Film) – Orion Instructor

Judge Rinder’s Crime Stories (2017, TV Series) – Mark Stephens

The Hippopotamus (Feature Film) – Bassanius

PayPal 2017 Campaign (2017, commercial) – Cool Dad

Guest iin London (2017, Feature Film) – Police Sergeant

Outside (2016, Short Film) – Captain Robert Falcon Scott

Wolfblood (2015-16, TV Series) – Warrior Wolfblood

National Treasure (TV Series) – Reporter

Ripper (Short Film) – Constable Matthews

The Exorcist Chronicles (TV Series) – Lance Corporal Spader

Bliss! (Feature Film) – Father

The Sceptic (Short Film) – Dr Lucane

The Dark Ages (Feature Film) – The Hitman

The Hollow Crown (TV Series) – Lord Stanley’s Bodyguard

Bill (Feature Film) – Multiple Roles

Who Done What (Short Film) – Detective Inspector Galbraith

Ripper Street (TV Series) – Train Robber

Too Young to Die (Feature Film) – School Teacher

Unbeaten (Short Film) – Fighter #1

The Clan MacLeod (Feature Film) – Insubordinate English Mercenary

Dolls (Feature Film) – DCI Jimmy Parkins

World War Z (Feature Film)  – Riot Police Officer

Broken England (TV series) – Rob England

The Bad Samaritan Must Die (Short Film) – Lead Bodyguard

Run (Short Film) – Paul

Inspector George Gently (TV Series) – Party Reveller

Vera (TV series) – Police Officer

6 Feet Under (Short Film) – Thomas

The Monuments Men (Feature Film) – British Soldier

Fury (Feature Film) – American Soldier

The Hit (Feature Film) – Peter Farnsworth 

Macbeth (Feature Film) – Macbeth Soldier

White Lies (Short Film) – Detective Briggs

Children of the World’s End (Audio Drama) – Radio DJ