Glenn Close was born 19 March 1947 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States to William Taliaferro Close (1924-2009) and Bettine Moore (c1924) .

American film, television and stage actress. Throughout her long and varied career, she has been consistently acclaimed for her versatility. [1][2]

Close is a six-time Academy Award nominee, tying the record for being the actress with the most nominations never to have won (along with Deborah Kerr and Thelma Ritter). In addition, her work has earned her three Tonys, an Obie, three Emmys, two Golden Globes, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She has also been nominated three times for a Grammy Award and once for a BAFTA, amongst others.


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