TV

Glenn Close


Mostly Credited As: Glenn Close
Date Of Birth: March 19, 1947 (Age 69)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Greenwich, Connecticut
Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)

Glenn Close




TV Appearances

Main cast 
Damages (2007)As: Patty Hewes (S01-S05)
The Shield (2002)As: Captain Monica Rawling (S04)
Tony Awards (1967)As: Herself (Host 1992, Co-Host 1995)
Episode Cast Credits 

Family Guy (1999) 
  A Lot Going On Upstairs 14x15: (Mar/06/2016) Voiced  Herself 

The Simpsons (1989) 
  Let's Go Fly a Coot 26x20: (May/03/2015) Voiced  Mona Simpson, [Special Guest Stars]
  The Yellow Badge of Cowardge 25x22: (May/18/2014) Voiced  Mona Simpson, [Special Guest Stars]
  The Yellow Badge of Cowardge 25x22: (May/18/2014) Voiced  Mona Simpson, [Special Guest Stars]
  How I Wet Your Mother 23x16: (Mar/11/2012) Voiced  Mona Simpson, [Special Guest Stars]

Saturday Night Live (1975) 
  Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary (Feb/15/2015) As Herself 
  Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary (Feb/15/2015) As Herself 
  Glenn Close/Black Crowes 18x09: (Dec/12/1992) As Herself (Host) 
  Glenn Close/Black Crowes 18x09: (Dec/12/1992) As Herself (Host) 

Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014) 
  Glenn Close, Gabrielle Union, J. Mascis 02x15: (Feb/04/2015) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The View (1997) 
  Glenn Close, John Lithgow, Jennifer Hudson, guest co-host Alicia Menendez 18x56: (Dec/02/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Season 16, Episode 3 16x03: (Sep/06/2012) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Season 16, Episode 3 16x03: (Sep/06/2012) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Season 7, Episode 201 07x201: (Jun/10/2004) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Live with Kelly (1983) 
  Julianne Hough, Paloma Faith, Josh Radnor, guest co-host Mark Consuelos 33x34: (Oct/16/2014) As Herself 
  Season 20, Episode 88 27x93: (Jan/07/2009) As Herself 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself 

Today (US) (1952) 
  Season 63, Episode 188 63x188: (Oct/01/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Season 63, Episode 188 63x188: (Oct/01/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014) 
  Glenn Close, Justin Long, Kurt Braunohler 01x123: (Sep/12/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Daybreak (2010) 
  March 3, 2014 04x127: (Mar/03/2014) As Herself 
  March 3, 2014 04x127: (Mar/03/2014) As Herself 

The Academy Awards (1953) 
  The 86th Annual Academy Awards 62x01: (Mar/02/2014) As Presenter, [Featuring]
  The 74th Annual Academy Awards 50x01: (Mar/24/2002) As Announcer, [Featuring]
  The 74th Annual Academy Awards 50x01: (Mar/24/2002) As Announcer, [Featuring]
  The 69th Annual Academy Awards 45x01: (Mar/24/1997) As Presenter, [Featuring]

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009) 
  Glenn Close, Dolph Lundgren, Portugal. The Man 05x91: (Jun/05/2013) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, Dolph Lundgren, Portugal. The Man 05x91: (Jun/05/2013) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, Kristen Wiig, Gomez 01x22: (Mar/31/2009) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, Kristen Wiig, Gomez 01x22: (Mar/31/2009) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Glenn Close, "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips, Nelly Furtado 20x92: (May/24/2012) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, Trevor Noah, Van Hunt 20x04: (Jan/06/2012) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, Trevor Noah, Van Hunt 20x04: (Jan/06/2012) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, Ralphie May 13x156: (May/17/2005) As Herself 

BBC Breakfast (2000) 
  February 27, 2012 13x58: (Feb/27/2012) As Herself 
  February 27, 2012 13x58: (Feb/27/2012) As Herself 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Glenn Close, Eddie Brill, Matt Morris 17x80: (Jan/15/2010) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, Marc Maron, Eriq LaSalle 04x52: (Nov/20/1996) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, Marc Maron, Eriq LaSalle 04x52: (Nov/20/1996) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Glenn Close, James Spader, Robbie Robertson 02x48: (Nov/10/1994) As Herself 

This Morning (1988) 
  February 12, 2009 21x109: (Feb/12/2009) As Herself 
  February 12, 2009 21x109: (Feb/12/2009) As Herself 

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001) 
  Eddie Izzard, Glenn Close, William Shatner, Lily Allen 16x02: (Jan/30/2009) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 60th Annual Emmy Awards 60x01: (Sep/21/2008) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series (for 'Damages') 
  The 47th Annual Emmy Awards 47x01: (Sep/10/1995) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeye) 
  The 47th Annual Emmy Awards 47x01: (Sep/10/1995) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeye) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series (for 'Damages') 

The Golden Globes (1944) 
  The 65th Annual Golden Globe Awards 65x01: (Jan/13/2008) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama (for 'Damages') 
  The 65th Annual Golden Globe Awards 65x01: (Jan/13/2008) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama (for 'Damages') 
  The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards 62x01: (Jan/16/2005) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television (for 'The Lion In Winter') 
  The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards 62x01: (Jan/16/2005) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television (for 'The Lion In Winter') 

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) 
  Glenn Close, Michael Cera, Modest Mouse 14x178: (Aug/07/2007) As Herself 
  Glenn Close, Michael Cera, Modest Mouse 14x178: (Aug/07/2007) As Herself 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Glenn Close, Jeffrey Ross, Lily Allen 03x118: (Jul/23/2007) As Herself 
  Glenn Close, Jeffrey Ross, Lily Allen 03x118: (Jul/23/2007) As Herself 

Will & Grace (1998) 
  Say Goodnight Gracie (May/18/2006) As Herself 
  Hocus Focus 04x24: (May/02/2002) As Fannie Lieber 

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Glenn Close/Kevin Pollak/Tori Amos 02x127: (Mar/15/2005) As Herself 
  Glenn Close/Kevin Pollak/Tori Amos 02x127: (Mar/15/2005) As Herself 

The West Wing (1999) 
  The Supremes 05x17: (Mar/24/2004) As Evelyn Baker Lang 

Hallmark Hall Of Fame (1951) 
  Brush With Fate 52x02: (Feb/02/2003) As Cornelia Englebrecht 
  Brush With Fate 52x02: (Feb/02/2003) As Cornelia Englebrecht 
  Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End 49x01: (Nov/21/1999) As Sarah Witting 
  Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End 49x01: (Nov/21/1999) As Sarah Witting 

MADtv (1995) 
  Episode #625 06x25: (May/19/2001) As Herself, [Uncredited]

Tony Awards (1967) 
  The 49th Annual Tony Awards 29x01: (Jun/04/1995) As Herself (Co-Host) 
  The 49th Annual Tony Awards 29x01: (Jun/04/1995) As Herself (Co-Host) 
  The 46th Annual Tony Awards 26x01: (May/31/1992) As Herself (Host) 

Sesame Street (1969) 
  All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! (May/18/1994) As Herself 
  All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! (May/18/1994) As Herself 

Pebble Mill (1991) 
  Series 1, Show 2 01x02: (Oct/15/1991) As Herself 
  Series 1, Show 2 01x02: (Oct/15/1991) As Herself 

American Experience (1988) 
  Do You Mean There are Still Real Cowboys? 01x06: (Nov/08/1988) Voiced  Narrator 
  Do You Mean There are Still Real Cowboys? 01x06: (Nov/08/1988) Voiced  Narrator 

Great Performances (1974) 
  Rules of the Game 02x12: (Apr/30/1975) As Neighbor 
  Rules of the Game 02x12: (Apr/30/1975) As Neighbor 

Inside the Actors Studio (1994) 
  Glenn Close 02x04: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself 
  Glenn Close 02x04: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself 

Six by Sondheim (2013) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself (Archive Footage) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself (Archive Footage) 

CBS This Morning (1987) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries (for 'The Lion in Winter') 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries (for 'The Lion in Winter') 
Trivia

In 2008, Close received her second Emmy Award for her role as the manipulative lawyer 'Patty Hewes' in the legal drama "Damages".

Also in 2008, she won her second Golden Globe Award for her role as 'Patty' in "Damages".

Graduated from the College of William & Mary with a BA in drama and anthropology.

Glenn Close Quotes
"I've often been mistaken for Meryl Streep, although never on Oscar night."

"I never wanted to be a man. I feel sorry for them."