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Glenn Close
Glenn Close - Guardians of the Galaxy premiere - July 2014 (cropped).jpg
Close at the Guardians of the Galaxy premiere in July 2014
Born March 19, 1947 (1947-03-19) (ageĀ 72)
Nationality American
Television Damages
Spouse(s) Cabot Wade
(m. 1969-1971, divorced)
James Marlas
(m. 1984-1987, divorced)
David Shaw
(m. 2006-2015, divorced)
Children Annie Maude Starke (b. 1988)

Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is an American movie and stage actress. Close has been nominated for and won many awards in her career, for her acting in both movies and theater.

Awards

Oscar Nominations

  • 1983 Best Actress in a Supporting Role, The World According to Garp
  • 1984 Best Actress in a Supporting Role, The Big Chill
  • 1985 Best Actress in a Supporting Role, The Natural
  • 1988 Best Actress in a Leading Role, Fatal Attraction
  • 1989 Best Actress in a Leading Role, Dangerous Liaisons

Emmy Award/Nominations

  • 1995 Emmy Award: Lead Actress/ Miniseries - Serving in Silence
  • 2002 Emmy Nomination: Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series, Will & Grace

Golden Globe

  • 2005 Golden Globe Award: Best Actress/ Miniseries - The Lion in Winter

Tony Awards

  • 1984 Best Actress/ Play - The Real Thing
  • 1992 Best Actress/ Play - Death and the Maiden
  • 1995 Best Actress/ Musical - Sunset Boulevard

Other

  • 1988 People's Choice Award - Favorite Motion Picture Actress
  • 1992 Golden Camera/ Germany - Best International Actress
  • 2005 Screen Actors Guild Award/ Outstanding Actress, Television - The Lion in Winter

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