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Glenn Close

Six time Academy Award-nominated actress Glenn Close was born and raised in Greenwich, Connecticut. She is the daughter of Elizabeth Mary Hester "Bettine" (Moore) and William Taliaferro Close (William Close), a prominent doctor. Both of her parents were from upper-class northeastern families. Glenn was often seen on Broadway until 1982 when she was...

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Mar 19, 1947 In Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Likely Stories
Latest Project:
Movie Father Figures 2017-12-22

Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 49 wins & 85 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Warcraft: The Beginning
Poster of Guardians of the Galaxy
Poster of Louie
Poster of Family Guy
Movie IFP Gotham Awards 2003 Herself 2018
Movie Cast and Crew Herself 2018
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 2018
Series Sidewalks Entertainment Unknown 2018
Movie Christmas in Washington Host 2018
Movie The Best of Disney Music: A Legacy in Song - Part II Herself - Host 2018
Movie The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2018
Movie Tarzan in Concert with Phil Collins Herself 2018
Movie 101 Dalmatians, a Canine's Tale Herself 2018
Movie Baboon Tales Herself - Narrator 2018
Movie The Girl with All the Gifts Dr. Caroline Caldwell 2017-01-26
Movie Father Figures Helen 2017-12-22
Movie Broadway: The Next Generation Herself 2017-04-07
Movie The Fabulous Allan Carr Herself 2017-05-19
Movie ... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Alex Forrest 2017-10-02
Series Freedom: A History of Us Unknown 2017-09-25
Series Whatever Happened To? Unknown 2017-10-14
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself 2017-10-16
Series The Meredith Vieira Show Unknown 2017-10-18
Movie Crooked House Lady Edith 2017-09-19
Movie The Wife Joan Castleman 2017-09-18
Movie What Happened to Monday Nicolette Cayman 2017-08-18
Movie Peter Matthiessen: No Boundaries Herself - Host 2017-09-02
Movie The Wilde Wedding Eve Wilde 2017-09-08
Movie 'Sunset Blvd.': A Look Back Herself / Norma Desmond 2017-09-12
Movie Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Nova Prime 2017-05-05
Movie Anesthesia Unknown 2016-01-08
Movie Warcraft: The Beginning Unknown 2016-06-10
Movie The Great Gilly Hopkins Nonnie 2016-10-07
Movie The 70th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2016-06-12
Movie A Classy Broad Herself 2016-10-23
Movie 5 to 7 Arlene 2015-02-12
Movie Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw Narrator 2015-04-17
Movie Low Down Gram 2015-01-27
Movie Makers: Women in Hollywood Herself 2014-10-07
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
Movie The 86th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2014-03-02
Movie The Big Chill: Thirtieth Anniversary Q&A Herself 2014-07-29
Movie Guardians of the Galaxy Nova Prime 2014-08-01
Series C à vous Unknown 2013
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2013
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors Herself - Hostess 2013-12-29
Movie The Face of Love Unknown 2013-10-25
Movie Love, Marilyn Herself 2013-05-16
Series Spotlight on Broadway Unknown 2013-10-27
Movie Casting By Unknown 2013-11-01
Movie Six by Sondheim Herself 2013-12-09
Movie 70th Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2013-01-13
Series The Show Unknown 2013-02-13
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 2012-01-09
Series Días de cine Unknown 2012
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2012
Series Le grand journal de Canal+ Unknown 2012
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2012
Series Shakespeare Uncovered Unknown 2012-01-25
Movie The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2012-01-15
Movie The 84th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2012-02-26
Movie Albert Nobbs Albert Nobbs 2012-02-22
Movie 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2012-01-29
Movie The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series 2012-09-23
Movie 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2011-01-29
Movie Premio Donostia a Glenn Close Herself 2011-09-18
Series Piers Morgan Tonight Unknown 2011-01-17
Series Close Up Unknown 2011-01-01
Movie 59 Festival de Cine de San Sebastián - Gala de clausura Herself 2011-09-24
Movie Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil Granny 2011-04-29
Movie Not My Life Narrator 2011-10-01
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself - Performer 2011-12-27
Movie Touch of Evil The Vamp 2011-12-06
Movie Pax Narrator 2010-06-01
Movie The Oprah Winfrey Oscar Special Herself 2010-03-03
Series Louie Unknown 2010-06-29
Movie The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2010-08-29
Movie Golden Globes Red Carpet Live Unknown 2010-01-17
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2010-01-17
Movie The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2009-09-20
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009-03-02
Movie My Dog: An Unconditional Love Story Herself 2009-10-17
Movie The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2009-01-11
Series The Dr. Oz Show Unknown 2009-09-14
Movie Home Narrator 2009-06-05
Movie Cody Narrator 2009-04-01
Movie 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Herself - Nominee: Best Female Actor in a Drama Series 2008-01-27
Movie The 62nd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2008-06-15
Movie The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2008-09-21
Movie TV Guide Live at the Emmy Awards Unknown 2008
Movie Reinventando Hollywood Herself 2008-01-08
Movie Wieners Unknown 2008-06-03
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 2008-12-30
Movie Golden Globes Announcement Special Herself 2008-01-13
Series Wild Unknown 2008
Series Eigo de shabera-night Unknown 2007
Movie The 59th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2007-09-16
Series The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Movie Cámara negra. Teatro Victoria Eugenia Unknown 2007
Movie CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute Herself - Presenter 2007-12-06
Series Damages Patty Hewes 2007-07-24
Movie Evening Mrs. Wittenborn 2007-06-29
Movie Gabon: The Last Eden Narrator 2007-05-11
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2006
Series Mon plus grand moment de cinéma Unknown 2006
Movie The 60th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2006-06-11
Movie Silent No More: Behind the Scenes of 'Serving in Silence' Herself 2006-09-12
Movie Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters Unknown 2006-06-13
Series Rachael Ray Unknown 2006-09-18
Movie The Chumscrubber Carrie Johnson 2006-10-05
Movie George and Martha Washington: A 40 Year Romance Narrator 2006-10-27
Movie El camino de Antonio Banderas Herself 2006-11-30
Movie The 65th Annual Peabody Awards Herself - Presenter 2006-06-05
Movie Hoodwinked! Granny 2006-01-13
Movie Nine Lives Unknown 2005-09-02
Movie Tarzan 2 Kala 2005-06-13
Movie Heights Diana 2005-07-15
Series Cinema mil Unknown 2005-07-16
Movie A Concert for Hurricane Relief Herself 2005-09-02
Movie The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2005-09-18
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 2005-12-26
Movie Hollywood's Greatest Villains Herself - Interviewee 2005-12-01
Movie The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2005-01-16
Series Dancing with the Stars Unknown 2005-06-01
Movie 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2005-02-05
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Movie The Stepford Husbands Herself 2004-11-09
Movie The Stepford Wives Herself 2004-11-09
Movie Stepford: The Architects Herself 2004-11-09
Series Broadway: The American Musical Unknown 2004-10-19
Movie Die Geschichte des erotischen Films Unknown 2004-01-17
Movie 101 Biggest Celebrity Oops Unknown 2004-03-02
Movie Tracking 'The Lion in Winter' Herself 2004-04-20
Movie Strip Search Karen Moore 2004-04-27
Movie A Perfect World: The Making of 'The Stepford Wives' Herself 2004-11-09
Movie Stepford: A Definition Herself 2004-11-09
Movie The Lion in Winter Eleanor of Aquitaine 2004-05-23
Movie The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Presenter: Outstanding Drama Series 2004-09-19
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie The Stepford Wives Claire Wellington 2004-06-11
Series Retrosexual: The 80's Unknown 2004-11-14
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Sex at 24 Frames Per Second Unknown 2003-09-23
Movie In Search of the Jaguar Narrator 2003-11-26
Series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Unknown 2003-12-03
Movie The Divorce Olivia Pace 2003-08-29
Movie The Safety of Objects Esther Gold 2003-08-15
Movie Brush with Fate Cornelia Engelbrecht 2003-02-02
Movie A Closer Walk Narrator 2003-02-05
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains Herself 2003-06-03
Movie What I Want My Words to Do to You: Voices from Inside a Women's Maximum Security Prison Herself 2003-01-20
Movie Forever Fatal: Remembering 'Fatal Attraction' Herself 2002-04-16
Movie Fatal Attraction: Social Attraction Herself 2002-04-16
Series Gylne tider Unknown 2002-08-16
Movie Pinocchio Unknown 2002-12-25
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 2002-12-27
Movie Fatal Attraction: Visual Attraction Herself 2002-04-16
Movie The 74th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2002-03-24
Series Leute heute Unknown 2002
Movie A Salute to Robert Altman, an American Maverick Herself 2002-02-10
Series The Shield Unknown 2002-03-12
Movie The A Factor Unknown 2002
Movie The 55th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2001-06-03
Movie South Pacific Nellie Forbush 2001-03-26
Movie The Ballad of Lucy Whipple Arvella Whipple 2001-02-18
Movie 2001 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards Herself 2001-04-11
Series Alles komt terug Unknown 2001-10-14
Series Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Unknown 2001-11-02
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 2000-12-27
Movie Making of 102 Dalmations Herself 2000-12-08
Movie Baby Unknown 2000-10-08
Movie Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her Dr. Elaine Keener 2000-10-04
Series Rove Live Unknown 2000-10-09
Series Lux Unknown 2000
Movie 102 Dalmatians Cruella de Vil 2000-11-22
Movie Saturday Night Live: The Best of Adam Sandler Unknown 1999
Series The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Cookie's Fortune Camille Dixon 1999-04-16
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie Tarzan Kala 1999-06-18
Movie Saturday Night Live 25 Unknown 1999-09-25
Movie Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End Sarah Witting 1999-11-21
Series The Directors Herself - Interviewee 1999-10-16
Movie The Big Chill: A Reunion Herself 1999-01-26
Movie The Lady with the Torch Herself - Host 1999-01-08
Series Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie The 52nd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1998-06-07
Movie Robert F. Kennedy: A Memoir Narrator 1998-06-07
Movie The Bad Boys of Saturday Night Live Unknown 1998-09-26
Movie Welcome to Hollywood Unknown 1998-10-01
Movie Christopher Reeve: A Celebration of Hope Herself 1998-03-01
Series Magacine Unknown 1997
Movie The 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1997-01-19
Movie The 69th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1997-03-24
Movie 3rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 1997-02-22
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1997
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie The Making of 'Air Force One' Herself 1997-09-18
Movie In & Out Unknown 1997-09-19
Movie The 51st Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1997-06-01
Movie Air Force One Vice President Kathryn Bennett 1997-07-25
Movie Paradise Road Adrienne Pargiter 1997-04-11
Movie In the Gloaming Janet 1997-04-20
Movie 101 Dalmatians Cruella De Vil 1996-11-27
Movie The Good, the Bad & the Beautiful Herself 1996-03-17
Series Very Important Pennis Unknown 1996-08-09
Movie Poetry, Passion, the Postman: The Poetic Return of Pablo Neruda Herself 1996-09-06
Movie Mars Attacks! First Lady Marsha Dale 1996-12-13
Series Mundo VIP Unknown 1996-04-21
Movie Mary Reilly Mrs. Farraday 1996-02-23
Movie Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story Col. Margarethe Cammermeyer 1995-02-06
Movie Anne Frank Remembered Diary Readings 1995-06-08
Movie The 47th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1995-09-10
Movie The 49th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Host, Performer & Winner: Best Actress in a Musical 1995-06-04
Movie Journey Unknown 1995-12-10
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Movie The House of the Spirits Ferula 1994-04-01
Movie The Paper Alicia Clark 1994-03-25
Movie All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Herself 1994-05-18
Movie The 66th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1994-03-21
Series A Century of Women Family Member 1994-09-09
Series Ellen Unknown 1994-03-29
Movie The 48th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1994-06-12
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-12
Series Showbiz Today Unknown 1993
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Besser als mein Haus je war Unknown 1993
Movie Skylark Sarah Witting 1993-02-07
Movie The 65th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1993-03-29
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie The 46th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Host & Winner: Best Leading Actress in a Play 1992-05-31
Movie Lincoln Mary Todd Lincoln 1992-12-26
Movie Broken Hearts, Broken Homes Herself - Host 1992-12-02
Movie Diamonds on the Silver Screen Herself 1992-10-15
Movie Sarah, Plain and Tall Sarah Wheaton 1991-02-03
Movie The 15th Annual Women in Film Crystal Awards Herself 1991-06-07
Movie The 63rd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1991-03-25
Movie The 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1991-08-25
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie Hook Unknown 1991-12-11
Movie Meeting Venus Karin Anderson 1991-12-01
Movie Big Bird's Birthday or Let Me Eat Cake Herself 1991-03-15
Movie Hamlet Gertrude 1991-01-18
Movie The Divine Garbo Herself - Host / Narrator 1990-06-01
Movie Sing! Sesame Street Remembers Joe Raposo and His Music Herself 1990-04-01
Series The Howard Stern Show Unknown 1990-07-01
Movie Reversal of Fortune Sunny von Bulow 1990-11-09
Movie She'll Take Romance Unknown 1990-11-25
Movie The 62nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1990-03-26
Movie Immediate Family Linda Spector 1989-10-27
Movie Dangerous Liaisons Marquise de Merteuil 1989-02-24
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 1989-01-03
Movie Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary Unknown 1989-09-24
Movie The 61st Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1989-03-29
Movie An Amazin Era: Revised and Updated Herself 1989-11-01
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Movie The 60th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1988-04-11
Movie The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards Herself - Winner: Favourite Actress in Motion Picture and Accepting Award for Favourite Drama Motion Picture 1988-03-13
Movie Gandahar Unknown 1988-03-02
Movie Stones for Ibarra Sara Everton 1988-01-29
Series The Tracey Ullman Show Unknown 1987-04-05
Series The Media Show Unknown 1987-03-18
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Fatal Attraction Alex Forrest 1987-09-18
Series CBS This Morning Herself - Guest 1987-11-30
Series Likely Stories Unknown 1987
Movie The 41st Annual Tony Awards Herself - Presenter 1987-06-07
Series 1986 World Series Unknown 1986-10-18
Series American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
Series The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-09-08
Movie An Amazin' Era Herself - Host 1986-10-02
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 1986-12-26
Movie The 42nd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1985-01-27
Movie Maxie Jan / Maxie 1985-09-27
Movie The 57th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1985-03-25
Movie Jagged Edge Teddy Barnes 1985-10-04
Movie The Natural Iris Gaines 1984-05-11
Movie The 56th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1984-04-09
Movie The Stone Boy Ruth Hillerman 1984-04-04
Movie The 38th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a Play 1984-06-03
Series Jeopardy! Unknown 1984-09-10
Movie The 36th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1984-09-16
Movie Carnival of the Animals Herself 1984-09-14
Movie Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes Unknown 1984-03-30
Movie Something About Amelia Gail Bennett 1984-01-09
Movie The Big Chill Sarah 1983-09-30
Movie The 55th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1983-04-11
Series Late Night with David Letterman Unknown 1982-02-01
Movie The World According to Garp Jenny Fields 1982-08-13
Movie The Elephant Man Princess Alexandra 1982-01-04
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Wetten, dass..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Movie The 34th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Nominee 1980-06-08
Series Bitte umblättern Unknown 1979
Movie Too Far to Go Rebecca 1979-03-12
Series Working in the Theatre Unknown 1979-09-02
Movie The 33rd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1979-06-03
Movie Orphan Train Jessica 1979-12-22
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14