He has directed the most number of James Bond movies totaling five. These are (in order) For Your Eyes Only (1981), Octopussy (1983), A View to a Kill (1985), The Living Daylights (1987) and Licence to Kill (1989).
The foreword of his autobiography, "For My Eyes Only: My Life with James Bond" (2001), was written by Roger Moore, who played James Bond in 3 of the 5 Bond movies directed by Glen.
Directed all five of the 1980s era James Bond films.
Claims that Maryam d'Abo is one of his favorite actresses, since he cast her in three projects: the main James Bond girl role in The Living Daylights (1987), Space Precinct: Takeover (1995) and The Point Men (2001).
Started work in the cutting rooms then got his directing experience on the television series 'Danger Man' and ' Man on a Suitcase'.