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Glenn Close

Glenn Close
Personal information
Birth dateMarch 19, 1947(age 69)
Place of birthGreenwich, Connecticut, U.S.
OccupationActress, producer
Years active1975 present
SpouseCabot Wade (1969 1971)
James Marlas (1984 1987)
David Shaw (2006 present)
PartnerLen Cariou (1979 1983)
John Starke (1987-1991; 1 child)

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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.

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