December 21, 1971 (age 44)
Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Glenn Fitzgerald (born December 21, 1971) is a highly regarded American actor of stage, film, and television.
Film roles include: Lonnie, the son of Alan Alda and Lily Tomlin in David O. Russell’s cult classic Flirting with Disaster; Neil, the boy at the “key party” that goes home with Sigourney Weaver's character in Ang Lee’s The Ice Storm; the Hasidic scholar husband of Renee Zellweger in A Price Above Rubies; the uptight assistant to Sean Connery in Gus Van Sant’s Finding Forrester; and the earnest antique dealer in love with Bruce Willis’ wife in M. Night Shyamalan’s The Sixth Sense.
He has also played diverse roles in several indies including: a terminally ill pacifist forced to fight for his life in Series 7: The Contenders; a sociopathic skinhead opposite Ryan Gosling in The Believer ; the sensitive, kind brother in Tully ; and the reckless, drug-addled tank commander opposite Joaquin Phoenix in Buffalo Soldiers.
Between film jobs Glenn has built a respected stage career, originating roles in Jon Robin Baitz’s Mizlansky/Zilinsky, opposite Nathan Lane and directed by Joe Mantello; Kenneth Lonergan’s Lobby Hero (Lucille Lortel Award nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor); Will Eno’s The Realistic Joneses with Tracy Letts and Parker Posey, directed by Sam Gold; Melissa James Gibson's THIS at Playwrights Horizons with Julianne Nicholson; and David Lindsay-Abaire’s Ripcord directed by David Hyde Pierce with Holland Taylor.
He's appeared in innovative productions of classic plays such as Hedda Gabler at New York Theatre Workshop directed by Ivo van Hove; The Importance of Being Earnest at Williamstown Theater Festival directed by David Hyde Pierce and starring Tyne Daly; Classic Stage Company's Ivanov and Hamlet directed by Austin Pendleton alongside Ethan Hawke and Peter Sarsgaard and Othello at New York Theatre Workshop directed by Sam Gold with Daniel Craig.
Television credits includes series regular Brian Darling on ABC’s Dirty Sexy Money, and guest starring roles on Six Feet Under, Billions, Madam Secretary, Elementary, Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Homicide: Life on the Street, and CSI:Miami.
Glenn is also a photographer whose intimate, behind-the-scenes portraits of theatre productions have been featured in the New York Times.