For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for Glenn Tryon.

Glenn Tryon

This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.Find sources: "Glenn Tryon" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (June 2019) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)

Glenn Tryon
Glenn Tryon, Smithy.jpg
Tryon in Smithy (1924)
Glenn Monroe Kunkel

(1898-08-02)August 2, 1898
DiedApril 18, 1970(1970-04-18) (aged 71)
Occupation(s)Actor, screenwriter, film director
Years active1923–1951
(m. 1942; div. 1947)
  • Lillian Hall

Glenn Tryon (born Glenn Monroe Kunkel; August 2, 1898 – April 18, 1970) was an American film actor, screenwriter, director and producer. He appeared in more than 60 films between 1923 and 1951.


He was born as Glenn Monroe Kunkel on August 2, 1898, in Juliaetta, Idaho. Tryon was married to actress Jane Frazee from 1942 to 1947 and they had one son, Timothy Tryon. Glenn was also married to actress Lillian Hall (1896–1959). Tryon died on April 18, 1970, in Orlando, Florida at the age of 71.

Selected filmography

Tryon and Merna Kennedy in the film Skinner Steps Out (1929)
Tryon and Merna Kennedy in the film Skinner Steps Out (1929)

{{bottomLinkPreText}} {{bottomLinkText}}
Glenn Tryon
Listen to this article

This browser is not supported by Wikiwand :(
Wikiwand requires a browser with modern capabilities in order to provide you with the best reading experience.
Please download and use one of the following browsers:

This article was just edited, click to reload
This article has been deleted on Wikipedia (Why?)

Back to homepage

Please click Add in the dialog above
Please click Allow in the top-left corner,
then click Install Now in the dialog
Please click Open in the download dialog,
then click Install
Please click the "Downloads" icon in the Safari toolbar, open the first download in the list,
then click Install

Install Wikiwand

Install on Chrome Install on Firefox
Don't forget to rate us

Tell your friends about Wikiwand!

Gmail Facebook Twitter Link

Enjoying Wikiwand?

Tell your friends and spread the love:
Share on Gmail Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Buffer

Our magic isn't perfect

You can help our automatic cover photo selection by reporting an unsuitable photo.

This photo is visually disturbing This photo is not a good choice

Thank you for helping!

Your input will affect cover photo selection, along with input from other users.


Wikiwand 2.0 is here 🎉! We've made some exciting updates - No worries, you can always revert later on