in Los Angeles
– 19 October
) was an American cinematographer
who started off working in the Warner Bros.
mail room, moved to the camera department and later worked as a cinematographer on feature motion pictures including as Director of Photography
of the American unit for Return of the Jedi
, Citizen Ruth
, About Schmidt
and others including El Norte
In 2005 his work on the HBO television series Deadwood, earned him an Emmy Award. Glennon also worked as Director of Photography on a number of other television movies and program series, such as The West Wing, along with Carnivàle and Big Love for HBO. His father was cinematographer Bert Glennon. He had 4 brothers, Bert jr, John, Michael and Gregory.