Glenn Close
Glenn Close
Celebrated Name: Glenn Close
Real Name/Full Name: Glenda Veronica “Glenn” Close
Gender: Female
Age: 72 years old
Birth Date: 19 March 1947
Birth Place: Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.65 m
Weight: ‎58 kg
Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
David Evans Shaw (m. 2006–2015), James Marlas (m. 1984-1987), Cabot Wade (m. 1969-1971), Jack Roose (m. 1965-1968)
Children: Yes (Annie Starke)
Profession: American actress, singer, and producer
Net Worth in 2019: $60 million
Last Updated: December 2019

Glenn Close is an actress, producer and singer from the United States of America. She began appearing on screen in the late 70s and early 80s after working in several stage productions.

Early Life

Glenn Close was born as Glenda Veronica Close. She was born in Greenwich town in Connecticut, United States, on March 19, 1947. Glenn Close’s father William Taliaferro Close was a famous surgeon who worked for Mobutu Sese Seko, but he passed away in 2009. Her mother Bettine Moore Close was known as a socialite, but she also passed away in 2015.

Glenn Close was grown and raised in several locations next to her hometown. She studied at a school in Switzerland named St. George’s School. Glenn Close completed her schooling from the Choate Rosemary Hall and then she studied anthropology and theatre at the College of William & Mary where she was honoured with a doctor of arts degree in 1989.

Glenn Close has two related sisters, Tina and Jessie. Her parents adopted two sons, Alexander D. Close and Tambu Misoki. It’s not confirmed that she also had a brother named Duncan Close who came to life and passed away in 1949. Another sibling for Glenn Close who we don’t have any confirmed information about is Edward Close.

Personal Life

For her personal life, Glenn Close has been into marriages, divorces, relationships and has children that we know of and that is confirmed. Her first marriage was to Jack Roose for around three years ending in 1968. Glenn Close’s second marriage was to songwriter and guitarist Cabot Wade for about two years ending in 1971. After that, she had another three years of married life with businessman James Marlas ending in 1987.

Glenn Close’s 4th marriage and divorce were to businessman David Evans Shaw ending in 2015. She previously had a relationship with the producer and production manager John H. Starke, and they are the parents of 1 daughter, Annie Maude Starke.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 19 March 1947, Glenn Close is 72 years old as of today’s date 2nd December 2019. Her height is 1.65 m tall, and her weight is ‎58 kg.


Glenn Close began her work in stages in the 70s, and her performances gained a lot of positive reviews back then. Her first screen work was in a drama TV series titled “Great Performances.” Glenn Close received her first Oscar nomination for the comedy-drama movie “The World According to Garp,” and her last 6th Oscar nomination was for the drama movie “Albert Nobbs.”

Glenn Close’s 2018 plus acting roles include so far only a long music war movie titled “Easter.”

Awards & Achievements

Glenn Close has more than 150 award winnings and nominations in her credit. She is one of the most Oscars nominated actors who never won an Oscar of all time as she has 6 Oscar nominations in the categories of Best Supporting Actress and Best Actress.

Glenn Close has won a total of 2 Golden Globe Awards, 3 Primetime Emmy Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Satellite Award, next to many others and honors.

Net Worth & Salary of Glenn Close in 2019

Glenn Close Net Worth
Glenn Close Net Worth

The American actress, producer, and singer Glenn Close net worth is estimated $60 million as of December 2019 and is expected to increase soon. She made her wealth from the earnings she received from acting in movies and TV series. Glenn Close starred in several high grossing movies which grossed more than $320 million at the box office.

Glenn Close is one of the most loved to watch actors whose movies are always waited to be viewed by people. She’s reaching up to 100 credited movies and series acting roles as she might need a few years to accomplish that. Glenn Close’s latest starring character was in a comedy movie titled “Father Figures.”