Image of Glenn Close

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...

Read bio at db | Read bio at Wikipedia
Mar 19, 1947 In Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Sidewalks Entertainment
Latest Project:
Movie The Wife 2017-07-04

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

Known For
Poster of Sex at 24 Frames Per Second
Movie The Girl with All the Gifts Dr. Caroline Caldwell 2017-01-26
Movie The Wife Joan Castleman 2017-07-04
Series Sidewalks Entertainment Unknown 2017
Movie ... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Alex Forrest 2017-05-26
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself 2017-05-28
Movie The Wilde Wedding Eve Wilde 2017-07-03
Series Freedom: A History of Us Unknown 2017-05-29
Movie Warcraft: The Beginning Unknown 2016-06-10
Series EW Reunites Unknown 2016-09-29
Movie The Great Gilly Hopkins Nonnie Hopkins 2016-10-07
Movie The 70th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2016-06-12
Movie Low Down Gram 2015-01-27
Movie 5 to 7 Arlene 2015-02-12
Series The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Unknown 2015-09-08
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2014
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Unknown 2014-03-01
Movie The 86th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2014-03-02
Movie Guardians of the Galaxy Nova Prime 2014-08-01
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2013
Series The Show Unknown 2013-02-13
Movie Casting By Unknown 2013-11-01
Movie Love, Marilyn Herself 2013-05-16
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2012
Movie Albert Nobbs Albert Nobbs 2012-02-22
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 2012-01-09
Movie The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2012-09-23
Series Piers Morgan Tonight Unknown 2011-01-17
Movie Not My Life Narrator 2011-10-01
Movie Touch of Evil The Vamp 2011-12-06
Movie 59 Festival de Cine de San Sebastián - Gala de clausura Herself 2011-09-24
Movie Premio Donostia a Glenn Close Herself 2011-09-18
Movie Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil Granny 2011-04-29
Series Louie Unknown 2010-06-29
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009-03-02
Movie My Dog: An Unconditional Love Story Herself 2009-10-17
Movie The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2009-09-20
Movie Home Narrator 2009-06-05
Movie The 62nd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2008-06-15
Series Damages Patty Hewes 2007-07-24
Movie Evening Mrs. Wittenborn 2007-06-29
Series The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Series Rachael Ray Unknown 2006-09-18
Movie The Chumscrubber Carrie Johnson 2006-10-05
Movie The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2005-09-18
Movie Hollywood's Greatest Villains Herself - Interviewee 2005-12-01
Movie Tarzan 2 Kala 2005-06-13
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie Strip Search Karen Moore 2004-04-27
Series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Unknown 2003-12-03
Movie Sex at 24 Frames Per Second Unknown 2003-09-23
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie The Divorce Olivia Pace 2003-08-29
Movie Pinocchio Unknown 2002-12-25
Movie A Salute to Robert Altman, an American Maverick Herself 2002-02-10
Series Gylne tider Unknown 2002-08-16
Movie The Ballad of Lucy Whipple Arvella Whipple 2001-02-18
Movie South Pacific Nellie Forbush 2001-03-26
Movie The 55th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2001-06-03
Movie 102 Dalmatians Cruella de Vil 2000-11-22
Series Rove Live Unknown 2000-10-09
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Series The Directors Herself - Interviewee 1999-05-29
Movie Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End Sarah Witting 1999-11-21
Movie Saturday Night Live 25 Unknown 1999-09-25
Movie Tarzan Kala 1999-06-18
Movie Cookie's Fortune Camille Dixon 1999-04-16
Movie The Bad Boys of Saturday Night Live Unknown 1998-09-26
Series Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie In & Out Unknown 1997-09-19
Movie Air Force One Vice President Kathryn Bennett 1997-07-25
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Paradise Road Adrienne Pargiter 1997-04-11
Movie The 69th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1997-03-24
Movie The 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1997-01-19
Movie Mary Reilly Mrs. Farraday 1996-02-23
Movie 101 Dalmatians Cruella De Vil 1996-11-27
Series Mundo VIP Unknown 1996-04-21
Movie The Good, the Bad & the Beautiful Herself 1996-03-17
Movie The 49th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Host, Performer & Winner: Best Actress in a Musical 1995-06-04
Movie Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story Col. Margarethe Cammermeyer 1995-02-06
Series Extra Unknown 1994-09-05
Movie All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Herself 1994-05-18
Movie The Paper Alicia Clark 1994-03-25
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Movie Skylark Sarah Witting 1993-02-07
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Hook Unknown 1991-12-11
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie Meeting Venus Karin Anderson 1991-12-01
Movie Sarah, Plain and Tall Sarah Wheaton 1991-02-03
Movie Hamlet Gertrude 1991-01-18
Movie The 62nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1990-03-26
Movie Reversal of Fortune Sunny von B├╝low 1990-11-09
Movie Sing! Sesame Street Remembers Joe Raposo and His Music Herself 1990-04-01
Movie Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary Unknown 1989-09-24
Movie Immediate Family Linda Spector 1989-10-27
Movie Dangerous Liaisons Marquise de Merteuil 1989-02-24
Movie Gandahar Unknown 1988-03-02
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Movie The 60th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1988-04-11
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Series The Tracey Ullman Show Unknown 1987-04-05
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Series CBS This Morning Herself - Guest 1987-11-30
Series American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
Series The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-09-08
Movie Maxie Jan / Maxie 1985-09-27
Movie Jagged Edge Teddy Barnes 1985-10-04
Movie Something About Amelia Gail Bennett 1984-01-09
Movie The Natural Iris Gaines 1984-05-11
Movie The 38th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a Play 1984-06-03
Series Jeopardy! Unknown 1984-09-10
Movie The Stone Boy Ruth Hillerman 1984-04-04
Movie Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes Unknown 1984-03-30
Movie The 55th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1983-04-11
Movie The Big Chill Sarah 1983-09-30
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
Series Working in the Theatre Unknown 1979-09-02
Movie Orphan Train Jessica 1979-12-22
Movie Too Far to Go Rebecca 1979-03-12
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