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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 Crooked House 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 Cast and Crew Herself 2018
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 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 IFP Gotham Awards 2003 Herself 2018
Movie Baboon Tales Herself - Narrator 2018
Series Sidewalks Entertainment Unknown 2018
Movie Saturday Night Live: The Best of Adam Sandler Unknown 2018
Movie 101 Dalmatians, a Canine's Tale Herself 2018
Movie Tarzan in Concert with Phil Collins Herself 2018
Movie Broadway: The Next Generation Herself 2017-04-07
Movie The Girl with All the Gifts Dr. Caroline Caldwell 2017-01-26
Movie Crooked House Lady Edith 2017-12-22
Movie Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Nova Prime 2017-05-05
Movie The Fabulous Allan Carr Herself 2017-05-19
Movie ... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Alex Forrest 2017-12-03
Series The Meredith Vieira Show Unknown 2017-11-11
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself 2017-12-04
Series Whatever Happened To? Unknown 2017-12-08
Movie Father Figures Helen 2017-12-22
Movie Sea Oak Bernie 2017-11-10
Series Freedom: A History of Us Unknown 2017-11-01
Movie Peter Matthiessen: No Boundaries Herself - Host 2017-09-02
Movie 'Sunset Blvd.': A Look Back Herself / Norma Desmond 2017-09-12
Movie The Wilde Wedding Eve Wilde 2017-09-15
Movie The Wife Joan Castleman 2017-09-18
Movie What Happened to Monday Nicolette Cayman 2017-08-18
Movie A Classy Broad Herself 2016-10-23
Movie Warcraft: The Beginning Unknown 2016-06-10
Movie The 70th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2016-06-12
Movie The Great Gilly Hopkins Nonnie 2016-10-07
Movie Anesthesia Unknown 2016-01-08
Movie Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw Narrator 2015-04-17
Movie Low Down Gram 2015-01-27
Movie 5 to 7 Arlene 2015-02-12
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Movie The 86th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2014-03-02
Movie The Big Chill: Thirtieth Anniversary Q&A Herself 2014-07-29
Movie Makers: Women in Hollywood Herself 2014-10-07
Movie Guardians of the Galaxy Nova Prime 2014-08-01
Movie Casting By Unknown 2013-11-01
Series Spotlight on Broadway Unknown 2013-10-27
Movie Six by Sondheim Herself 2013-12-09
Series Días de cine Unknown 2013
Series The Show Unknown 2013-02-13
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
Movie 70th Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2013-01-13
Movie Albert Nobbs Albert Nobbs 2012-02-22
Series The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series 2012-09-23
Movie The 84th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2012-02-26
Movie The Tents Herself 2012-02-01
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 2012-01-09
Movie 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2012-01-29
Movie The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2012-01-15
Series Shakespeare Uncovered Unknown 2012-01-25
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2011
Movie Premio Donostia a Glenn Close Herself 2011-09-18
Movie 59 Festival de Cine de San Sebastián - Gala de clausura Herself 2011-09-24
Movie Not My Life Narrator 2011-10-01
Movie Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil Granny 2011-04-29
Movie 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2011-01-29
Series Close Up Unknown 2011-01-01
Series Piers Morgan Tonight Unknown 2011-01-17
Movie Touch of Evil The Vamp 2011-12-06
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself - Performer 2011-12-27
Movie The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2010-08-29
Movie Pax Narrator 2010-06-01
Series Le grand journal de Canal+ Unknown 2010
Movie The Oprah Winfrey Oscar Special Herself 2010-03-03
Movie Golden Globes Red Carpet Live Unknown 2010-01-17
Series Louie Unknown 2010-06-29
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2010-01-17
Series C à vous Unknown 2010
Movie My Dog: An Unconditional Love Story Herself 2009-10-17
Movie The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2009-09-20
Movie The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2009-01-11
Series The Dr. Oz Show Unknown 2009-09-14
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009-03-02
Movie Cody Narrator 2009-04-01
Movie Home Narrator 2009-06-05
Movie The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2008-09-21
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 2008-12-30
Movie The 62nd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2008-06-15
Movie TV Guide Live at the Emmy Awards Unknown 2008
Movie Golden Globes Announcement Special Herself 2008-01-13
Movie Reinventando Hollywood Herself 2008-01-08
Series Wild Unknown 2008
Movie 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Herself - Nominee: Best Female Actor in a Drama Series 2008-01-27
Movie Wieners Unknown 2008-06-03
Series The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Series Damages Patty Hewes 2007-07-24
Movie The 59th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2007-09-16
Movie CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute Herself - Presenter 2007-12-06
Movie Evening Mrs. Wittenborn 2007-06-29
Movie Gabon: The Last Eden Narrator 2007-05-11
Movie Cámara negra. Teatro Victoria Eugenia Unknown 2007
Series Eigo de shabera-night Unknown 2007
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2006
Series Mon plus grand moment de cinéma Unknown 2006
Movie Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters Unknown 2006-06-13
Movie The 60th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2006-06-11
Movie George and Martha Washington: A 40 Year Romance Narrator 2006-10-27
Movie Silent No More: Behind the Scenes of 'Serving in Silence' Herself 2006-09-12
Series Rachael Ray Unknown 2006-09-18
Movie El camino de Antonio Banderas Herself 2006-11-30
Movie The Chumscrubber Carrie Johnson 2006-10-05
Movie Hoodwinked! Granny 2006-01-13
Movie The 65th Annual Peabody Awards Herself - Presenter 2006-06-05
Movie A Concert for Hurricane Relief Herself 2005-09-02
Movie Nine Lives Unknown 2005-09-02
Movie The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2005-09-18
Movie Hollywood's Greatest Villains Herself - Interviewee 2005-12-01
Series Cinema mil Unknown 2005-07-16
Movie Heights Diana 2005-07-15
Movie 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2005-02-05
Series Dancing with the Stars Unknown 2005-06-01
Movie Tarzan 2 Kala 2005-06-13
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Movie The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2005-01-16
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself 2005-12-26
Movie 101 Biggest Celebrity Oops Unknown 2004-03-02
Movie Die Geschichte des erotischen Films Unknown 2004-01-17
Movie Tracking 'The Lion in Winter' Herself 2004-04-20
Movie Strip Search Karen Moore 2004-04-27
Movie Stepford: A Definition Herself 2004-11-09
Movie The Lion in Winter Eleanor of Aquitaine 2004-05-23
Series Retrosexual: The 80's Unknown 2004-11-14
Movie Stepford: The Architects Herself 2004-11-09
Movie The Stepford Wives Herself 2004-11-09
Movie The Stepford Wives Claire Wellington 2004-06-11
Series Broadway: The American Musical Unknown 2004-10-19
Movie The Stepford Husbands Herself 2004-11-09
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Presenter: Outstanding Drama Series 2004-09-19
Movie A Perfect World: The Making of 'The Stepford Wives' Herself 2004-11-09
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2003
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
Series Leute heute Unknown 2002
Movie Fatal Attraction: Visual Attraction Herself 2002-04-16
Movie A Salute to Robert Altman, an American Maverick Herself 2002-02-10
Movie The A Factor Unknown 2002
Series The Shield Unknown 2002-03-12
Movie The 74th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2002-03-24
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 2001
Series Alles komt terug Unknown 2001-10-14
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
Movie The 55th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2001-06-03
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
Series Lux Unknown 2000
Series Rove Live Unknown 2000-10-09
Movie 102 Dalmatians Cruella de Vil 2000-11-22
Movie Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her Dr. Elaine Keener 2000-10-04
Movie Saturday Night Live 25 Unknown 1999-09-25
Movie Tarzan Kala 1999-06-18
Movie Cookie's Fortune Camille Dixon 1999-04-16
Series The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie The Lady with the Torch Herself - Hostess 1999-01-08
Series The Directors Herself - Interviewee 1999-12-17
Movie Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End Sarah Witting 1999-11-21
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie The Big Chill: A Reunion Herself 1999-01-26
Series Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie The 52nd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1998-06-07
Movie The Bad Boys of Saturday Night Live Unknown 1998-09-26
Movie Welcome to Hollywood Unknown 1998-10-01
Movie Robert F. Kennedy: A Memoir Narrator 1998-06-07
Movie Christopher Reeve: A Celebration of Hope Herself 1998-03-01
Movie Christmas in Washington Host 1997
Series Magacine Unknown 1997
Movie The 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1997-01-19
Movie 3rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 1997-02-22
Movie Paradise Road Adrienne Pargiter 1997-04-11
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 69th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1997-03-24
Movie Air Force One Vice President Kathryn Bennett 1997-07-25
Movie In the Gloaming Janet 1997-04-20
Movie The 51st Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1997-06-01
Movie Mary Reilly Mrs. Farraday 1996-02-23
Movie The Good, the Bad & the Beautiful Herself 1996-03-17
Movie 101 Dalmatians Cruella De Vil 1996-11-27
Movie Mars Attacks! First Lady Marsha Dale 1996-12-13
Movie Poetry, Passion, the Postman: The Poetic Return of Pablo Neruda Herself 1996-10-23
Series Very Important Pennis Unknown 1996-08-09
Series Mundo VIP Unknown 1996-04-21
Movie Journey Unknown 1995-12-10
Movie Anne Frank Remembered Diary Readings 1995-06-08
Movie The 49th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Hostess, Winner & Performer 1995-06-04
Movie Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story Col. Margarethe Cammermeyer 1995-02-06
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Movie The 47th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1995-09-10
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 Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Series A Century of Women Family Member 1994-09-09
Movie The 48th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1994-06-12
Series Ellen Unknown 1994-03-29
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-12
Series Showbiz Today Unknown 1993
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
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 - Hostess & Winner 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 - Hostess / 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 & 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
Movie An Amazin' Era Herself - Hostess 1986-11-28
Series American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
Series The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-09-08
Series 1986 World Series Unknown 1986-10-18
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 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
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 Bitte umblättern Unknown 1978
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