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Anwan Glover Stabbed at D.C. Nightclub

People Magazine - 03 Aug 2014
In a police report obtained by The Washington Post, Glover told investigators he was at Cafe Asia early Sunday when an unknown person punched him and another person hit him on the head. Glover told police he was then kicked repeatedly and felt sharp ...
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Somewhere Over the Go-Go

Washington City Paper (blog) - 16 Aug 2018
Excited by the possibilities, Long recalls, he called his old friend, Backyard Band leader Anwan “Big G” Glover, and with Big G's encouragement, Long and Mahdi decided to move forward with the venture. Both Long and Mahdi were incarcerated in a Georgia ...
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'Wire' actor Anwan Glover stabbed at a DC nightclub

Washington Post - 03 Aug 2014
Actor Anwan Glover, known for his role in the television series “The Wire,” was stabbed at a D.C. nightclub early Sunday morning. According to a police report, Glover reported that he was on the second floor of Cafe Asia, a restaurant at 1720 I Street ...
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Why The Actors On HBO's The Deuce Look So Familiar

EW Community - 22 Sep 2017
DJ, rapper, and actor Anwan Glover rose to prominence as Slim Charles, the Barksdale enforcer who survives to top lieutenant in Proposition Joe's gang on The Wire. He reunites with Simon on The Deuce, playing Leon, owner of the local diner where many ...
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'The Deuce' recap: Daddy issues and a murder

Baltimore Sun - 23 Oct 2017
Leon, the mild-mannered fry cook portrayed by Anwan Glover (Slim Charles to “The Wire” fans), has served the prostitutes and pimps who frequent his cafe — without judgment. His patience, however, has worn thin as pimps bully, beat and yell at their ...
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'Prospect': Film Review | SXSW 2018

Hollywood Reporter - 11 Mar 2018
It might take the form of an alumnus from The Wire — Andre Royo aka Bubbles as a malevolent castaway who's created his own micro-civilization and Anwan Glover aka Slim Charles as the leader of a murderous pack of mercenaries — or the dagger-staring ...
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DC Talks Conference Fosters Dialogue on the Arts

Georgetown University The Hoya - 10 Nov 2017
Among those on the panel were Anwan Glover, a founding member of the Washington, D.C.-based go-go group Backyard Band and actor known for his role on “The Wire,” comedy organizer Sean Joyce, Seed&Spark education director Julie Keck and work x ...
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Gunpowder & Sky Buys Global Rights to 'Prospect' (EXCLUSIVE)

Variety - 07 May 2018
“Prospect” stars Sophie Thatcher (“The Exorcist”), Jay Duplass (“Transparent”), Pedro Pascal (“Game of Thrones”), Sheila Vand (“24: Legacy”), Andre Royo (“The Wire”) and Anwan Glover (“The Wire”). The Realm, Depth of Field and Ground Control produced ...
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What's Up With That Half-Smoke Reference in “The Deuce”? - 27 Sep 2017
The DC novelist created the show with David Simon, another Washington native. The half-smoke reference was also a tribute to local music hero Anwan “Big G” Glover, who plays Leon. Leon, Pelecanos notes, is from the South, so “it's credible that he ...
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Gunpowder & Sky Heads to the Moon With 'Prospect'

Bloody Disgusting - 07 May 2018
A father and daughter move to an alien moon in the hopes of striking it rich in the Jay Duplass-starring Prospect, an expansion on the same-named short from 2014. Prospect just had its world premiere at the SXSW Film Festival where Gunpowder & Sky ...
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Revisiting: 'The Wire'

The Michigan Daily - 01 Apr 2018
“The game done changed,” reformed criminal Cutty (Chad Coleman, “The Walking Dead”) tells enforcer Slim Charles (Anwan Glover, “12 Years a Slave”) after a long stint in prison. The TV landscape has shifted dramatically, and it's hard to imagine a ...
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10 Celebrities Who Were Stabbed - 28 May 2018
When Elizabeth Hurley's nephew Miles Hurley was stabbed in London and Corey Feldman in Los Angeles in March, they were not the first celebrities to be the victim of a stabbing. There are several shocking stories of celebrities being stabbed.
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Sci-Fi Film 'Prospect' Set to Premiere at SXSW 2018

GeekDad (blog) - 06 Feb 2018
First off, Prospect stars Sophie Thatcher, who I am sure is going to be a huge breakout this year after this film, and Pedro Pascal, Jay Duplass, Andre Royo, Sheila Vand, and Anwan Glover. The cast on this film is amazing and diverse, not something we ...

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