List of famous people named Glen, along with photos. How many celebrities named Glen can you think of? The famous Glens below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Glen, athletes named Glen, and even political figures named Glen. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Glen? Add them to the list.Some spell their name differently, so this list also includes famous people named Glenn. Examples include film actress Glenn Close, and musician Glenn Frey.