Glenn Close Biography

    Updated On Jul 27, 2017 Published On Sep 20, 2015
    Facts of Glenn Close
    Date of Birth: 1947 , March-19
    Birth Nation: United States
    Height: 5 feet 5 inch
    Name Christina Hendricks
    Nationality Ameriacan
    Birth Place/City Knoxville, Tennessee
    Ethnicity White
    Profession Actress
    Weight in KG 73 kg
    Married Yes
    Married to Geoffrey Arend
    Children N/A
    Education Fairfax High School
    Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
    TV Show Mad Men
    Net Worth $ 8 million
    Eye Color Blue
    Hair Color Blonde
    Body Measurements 42-30-39
    Birth Name Christina Rene Hendricks
    Father Robert Hendricks
    Mother Jackie Sue Raymond
    Working For BBC
    Face Color White
    Famous for Journalist
    Divorce Not Yet
    Awards BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting Award 2012
    Breast Size 36C
    Waist size 25
    Hip Size 35
    Salary 2.6 million US Dollars
    Tattoo(s) No Tattoo in her body
    Religion Christian
    Neck Size 8
    Shoe Size 7 US
    Movies Drive
    Sisters Andrea Doucet
    Siblings Éder Valencia
    Girlfriend Maria Garcia
    Music Group 3LW
    Nick Name
    Affair with N/A
    Albums Never Lose Sight
    Chest Size 34
    Boyfriend Ricky Hilfiger
    Special Title Miss January 1999
    Books Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities
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    The 70-year-old actress, Glenn Close is a married woman. She has been married several times in her life. She first married to Cabot Wade. She married him on 22nd November 1969 in a beautiful wedding ceremony. But this married life only lasted for two years as they ended their marital relationship with a divorce in 1971.

    The actual reason for her divorce was rumored to be her extra relation with her boyfriend. She then got married to James Constantine Marlas. This married life also lasted for only three years and they finally got divorced in 1987. Recently, she is married to David Shaw and she feels lucky to be his loving spouse.

    She began her acting career since 1974. Her first movie role was in The World According to Garp whose box office earning was the net worth of $29,712,172. She also earned a huge salary for her role in Damages; her earning for one episode was $200,000.

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    Born in Greenwich, Connecticut

    1947

    Glenn Close was from an upper class family born in Greenwich, Connecticut, United States of America to America parents named Bettine Moore Close and William Taliaferro Close. Her father was a doctor by profession and her mother has also established herself as a socialite. 

    Began her acting career

    1974

    She dreamed of acting since her childhood days. While she was in her high school, she also took so many acting classes. She began her acting career since 1974. During those days, she made her appearance in the television series named The Rules of the Game.

    Major movie role

    1982

    It was 1974 when she began her acting career, it took her almost a decade to finally get her role in the movie. Her first movie role was in The World According to Garp whose box office earning was net worth of $29,712,172. She has then appeared in several movies.

    Married to Cabot Wade

    1969

    Glenn Close is a married actress; she has been married several times in her life. First she was married to Cabot Wade. She married him on 22nd November 1969. But this married life only lasted for two years. During this married life she didn't have any children with him.

    Divorced with her first husband

    1971

    After being married to her first husband, Cabot Wade, she took some acting class with an aim to fulfill her dreams about acting. She remained together with him for two years and finally separated in 1971. Their divorce was finalized on 2nd of October.

    Began dating Len Cariou

    1979

    After being divorced with her first husband, she remained single for about a decade. At the end of 1970s she started being linked with Len Cariou. He is of same profession like her. They remained together for about four years and finally broke up in 1984.

    Married to James Constantine Marlas

    1984

    Soon after being separated with her boyfriend, she began dating, James Constantine Marlas. They dated each other for few months and finally got married in 1984. They married on the 1st of September. They didn't have any children together.

    Divorced with her second husband

    1987

    Her married life with James Constantine Marlas also didn't well that good. They actually remained together for about four years and a husband and wife; however, in this married life they didn't have any children together. They finally got divorced in February on 1987.

    Began dating John Starke

    1987

    The reason of her divorce with her second husband, James Constantine Marlas was found to be her extra marital affairs. She was found with John Starke after few months of her divorce. She once claimed that that he is the one who fully converted her to be a renowned actress.

    First child

    1988

    Though she is not in relationship with John Starke, she still has some memory with him. Though she is married thrice in her life she doesn’t have any children from this married life but she had a daughter with her short love relation with him. She gave birth to her first child in 1988.

    Married to David Shaw

    2006

    She lived her single life for more than one and half decade. Recently, she is married to David Shaw and she feels lucky to be his loving spouse. She is still together with him, but she doesn’t have any children with him. He only child is from her love affairs with John.

    Won Golden Globes, USA

    2005

    She has been nominated in Golden Globes, USA for more than 10 times in her life. She was first nominated in this award in 1983 for the best Performance by an Actress; she didn't win that award that time. It took her more than two decades to win this award.

    Won Primetime Emmy Awards

    1995

    She has been nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards for more than thirteen times in her life and out of these thirteen nominations she has been honored with this award thrice. She was first crowned with this award in 1995 for outstanding lead actress.

    Won Alliance of Women Film Journalists

    2011

    She is also able to be the winner of the Alliance of Women Film Journalists. She was first nominated in this award in 2011 for the Actress Defying Age and Ageism, Female Icon of the Year and Most Egregious Age Difference.... She won this award from her later two nominations.