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Anwan Glover

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Anwan Glover, born May 3, 1973 in Washington, D.C., USA, is an actor and musician. He has a starring role as Leon in HBO's The Deuce.

He worked with The Deuce creators David Simon and George Pelecanos on their earlier HBO series The Wire. He played drug organisation enforcer Slim Charles. He joined the cast as a recurring guest star for the third season in 2004. He returned for the fourth season in 2006 and the fifth and final season in 2008. He shared several scenes with fellow The Deuce starring cast members Method Man and Gbenga Akinnagbe on the show.

Glover reunited with Simon and Pelecanos on the HBO series Treme in 2010. He had a recurring guest starring role in the first season. He played incarcerated murderer Keevon White.

He appeared in the film 12 Years a Slave (2012) as Cape.

Glover is a founding member of The Backyard Band music group.