When still in school, Ron used to be very good at sports.
Ron was known in his school for always eating in class, and always laughing, something that followed him to his adulthood, as Ron very often laughs during interviews.
Ron enjoys opera.
Ron graduated from High School "Saint Francis Seminary" in 1964.
Ron is a member of Alpha Psi Omega Fraternity Inc.
Ron's full name is Ronald.
Ron has stated that one of the best things about working with Firefly was the wonderful cast and crew.
Ron had stated that he loved playing Book on Firefly, and that he had no problems whatsoever with portraying him, even though he has a very different personality than his character in real life.
Ron has stated that Firefly turned out much more humorous than he'd expected from the beginning.
Ron made his stage debut at the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis.
Ron has stated that he would love to do new Firefly movies.
Ron has stated that Hope inspires him.
Ron Glass continually teased his Firefly co-star Morena Baccarin about being Brazilian. When they met for the first time in months at the 2005 'Serenity' convention in London, he opened with 'Hey honey! Where are all the elephants?"
Ron is the Chairman of the Board. at the AL Wooten Jr. Heritage Center.
He won the Hollywood-Beverly Hills NAACP Theatre award.
He received a Medal of Honor from the University of Evansville for his career accomplishments.
He graduated from the University of Evansville.
Had a double major in college.
His high school nickname was "Big G".
Ron was photographer for his high school year book, but didn't like his picture being taken.
Ron is chairman of the Board for the Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center
Although his character on Firefly is a Christian Preacher, Ron is a Buddhist.
Ron was a member of his high school glee club.
Ron (Upon getting the question why Firefly is such a cult classic): It's because there are so many bright, intelligent, warm, savvy people out there.
Ron (About his character on Firefly): Book is a spiritual man who has a past that is - let's just say less than spiritual. He's about encouraging other people to get into their spiritual sides. And at the same time, what's really great about him is that he's forceful, but doesn't beat you up with it. He's a cool guy. He wears different hats at different times. He's got a lot of scope.
Ron (About working on Firefly): I wanted to do an hour-long show, and I wanted to something that was dramatic and sometimes funny and humorous, as well. I'm just delighted to have this opportunity to be a part of this project.
Ron (To the Firefly fans): It is my really sincere desire that we get an opportunity to play long enough for people to really grab on and become fans, because I think it's a great project.