Widely regarded as one of the finest actresses of her generation, Glenn Close has won three Emmy Awards, three Tony Awards and received six Academy Award nominations. She was born to her parents named Bettine Moore Close and William Taliaferro Close. Close began her professional stage career in 1974 in Love for Love, and was mostly a New York stage actress through the rest of the 1970s. She made her debut film performance in The World According to Garp which earned Close her first Oscar nomination. Close has also hosted Saturday Night Live in 1989 and in 1992.
Glenn Close is a married actress; she has been married several times in her life. First she was married to Cabot Wade. But this married life only lasted for two years and she separated with him. 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. Recently, she is married to David Shaw and she feels lucky to be his loving spouse.