List of Glory characters, including pictures when available. These characters from the movie Glory are listed by their importance to the film, so leading roles can be found at the top of the list. From main characters to minor roles and cameos, these characters are a big part of what made the film so great. The names of the actors and actresses who portrayed each character are included below as well, so use this Glory character list to find out who played your favorite role.
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Sgt. Maj. John RawlinsMorgan Freeman
Pvt. TripDenzel Washington
Col. Robert Gould ShawMatthew Broderick
Maj. Cabot ForbesCary Elwes
Tall ContrabandAfemo Omilami
Union CavalrymanRodger Williamson
White WomanJoan Riordan
10th Connecticut Soldier #6Richard Wright
Young SoldierBenji Wilhoite
Dr. Charles G. ThorpeRaymond Godshall Jr.
Contraband SoldierRobert Lee Minor
10th Connecticut Soldier #3Paul Desmond
10th Connecticut Soldier #4Tom Barrington
Short ContrabandKeith Noble
Confederate Soldier #1Kevin R. Hershberger
10th Connecticut Soldier #7Kevin Jarre
Dr. William B. RogersMarc Gowan
Union Soldier #1Jay Lance
54th SoldierMark A. Jones
Union Soldier #2William Mathis
'A' Company OfficerDaniel H. Jenkins
10th Connecticut Soldier #5Michael Fowler
Black WomanSaundra Dunson-Franks
SoldierMichael Wayne Thomas