Glenn Close

Biography

Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is an American actress and singer of theatre and film, known for her roles as a femme fatale (the scheming Marquise de Merteuil in Dangerous Liaisons (1988), and deranged stalker Alex Forrest in Fatal Attraction (1987). She is also known for playing Cruella de Vil in 101 Dalmatians (1996), and its sequel 102 Dalmatians (2000). She has been more recently known for her Emmy winning role as Patty Hewes in the FX TV series Damages. She has been nominated five times for an Oscar, and once for a BAFTA Film Award, and has won three Tonys, an Obie, three Emmys, two Golden Globes, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Description above from the Wikipedia article Glenn Close, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is an American actress and singer of theatre and film, known for her roles as a femme fatale (the scheming Marquise de Merteuil in Dangerous Liaisons (1988), and deranged stalker Alex Forrest in Fatal Attraction (1987). She is also known for playing Cruella de Vil in 101 Dalmatians (1996), and its sequel 102 Dalmatians (2000). She has been more recently known for her Emmy winning role as Patty Hewes in the FX TV series Damages. She has been nominated five times for an Oscar, and once for a BAFTA Film Award, and has won three Tonys, an Obie, three Emmys, two Golden Globes, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Description above from the Wikipedia article Glenn Close, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender Female

Known Credits 94

Birthday 1947-03-19

Place of Birth Greenwich, Connecticut, USA

Adult Actor False

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2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 as Nova Prime Irani Rael
2016 Bastards
2016 The Girl with All the Gifts as Dr. Caroline Caldwell
2016 The Great Gilly Hopkins as Nonnie Hopkins
2016 Anesthesia as Marcia Zarrow
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy as Nova Prime Irani Rael
2014 5 to 7 as Arlene Bloom
2014 Low Down as Gram
2012 Love, Marilyn as Herself
2012 Casting By
2011 Albert Nobbs as Albert Nobbs
2011 Touch of Evil as The Vamp
2011 Not My Life as Narrator (voice)
2011 Hoodwinked Too! Hood VS. Evil as Granny (voice)
2009 My Dog: An Unconditional Love Story as Herself
2009 Home as Herself (narrator)
2007 Damages(144 episodes) as Patty Hewes
2007 Evening as Mrs. Wittenborn
2007 Gabon The Last Eden as Narrator
2005 Hoodwinked! as Granny (voice)
2005 Tarzan II as Kala (voice)
2005 The Chumscrubber as Carrie Johnson
2005 Nine Lives as Maggie
2005 Heights as Diana
2004 The Shield(13 episodes) as Captain Monica Rawling
2004 The Stepford Wives as Claire Wellington
2004 Strip Search
2003 The Lion in Winter
2003 In Search of the Jaguar as Narrator
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 Le Divorce as Olivia Pace
2003 Brush with Fate as Cornelia Engelbrecht
2002 'Sunset Blvd.': A Look Back as herself
2001 South Pacific as Nellie Forbush
2001 The Ballad of Lucy Whipple
2001 The Safety of Objects as Esther Gold
2000 Baby as Adult Sophie (voice)
2000 102 Dalmatians as Cruella de Vil
1999 Sarah, Plain and Tall - Winter's End as Sarah Witting
1999 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her as Dr. Elaine Keener
1999 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Adam Sandler
1999 Tarzan as Kala
1999 Cookie's Fortune as Camille Dixon
1998 Will & Grace(1 episode)
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1997 Air Force One as Vice President Kathryn Bennett
1997 In the Gloaming as Janet
1997 Paradise Road as Adrienne Pargiter
1996 Mars Attacks! as First Lady Marsha Dale
1996 101 Dalmatians as Cruella De Vil
1996 Mary Reilly as Mrs. Farraday
1995 MADtv(1 episode)
1995 Anne Frank Remembered as Diary Readings (voice)
1995 Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story as Col. Margarethe Cammermeyer
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 The Paper as Alicia Clark
1993 The House of the Spirits as Ferula Trueba
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1993 Skylark as Sarah Witting
1992 Lincoln
1992 Sondheim: A Celebration at Carnegie Hall as Herself
1991 Hook as Gutless
1991 Meeting Venus as Karin Anderson
1991 Pebble Mill(1 episode)
1991 Sarah, Plain and Tall as Sarah Wheaton
1990 Hamlet as Gertrude
1990 Reversal of Fortune as Sunny von B├╝low / Narrator
1990 The Divine Garbo as Herself - Host / Narrator
1989 The Simpsons(5 episodes)
1989 Immediate Family as Linda Spector
1988 Dangerous Liaisons as Marquise Isabelle de Merteuil
1988 This Morning(1 episode)
1988 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow as Narrator
1987 Fatal Attraction as Alex Forrest
1985 Jagged Edge as Teddy Barnes
1985 Maxie as Jan / Maxie
1984 The Natural as Iris Gaines
1984 The Stone Boy as Ruth Hillerman
1984 Something About Amelia as Gail Bennett
1983 The Big Chill as Sarah Cooper
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1982 The World According to Garp as Jenny Fields
1982 The Elephant Man as Princess Alexandra
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(1 episode)
1979 Orphan Train as Jessica
1979 Too Far to Go as Rebecca
1975 Saturday Night Live(2 episodes)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(4 episodes)
1947 Tony Awards(2 episodes)
1929 The Academy Awards(5 episodes)
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Glenn Close
1900 The Wife as Joan Castleman
1900 Rabbit Ears Productions(0 episodes)
1900 Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End(0 episodes)
1900 The Lion in Winter(2 episodes)

Production

2011 Albert Nobbs … Producer
2000 Baby … Executive Producer

Writing

2011 Albert Nobbs … Screenplay

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