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US film festival honors Glenn Close

In this June 3, 2013 photo, actress Glenn Close does a television interview in the White House briefing room in Washington, Monday, June 3, 2013, ahead of the White House mental health conference with President Barack Obama.   Close has been honored by the Maine International Film Festival. Close called the Mid-Life Achievement Award, a moose statuette, she received Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Waterville as “the best award I’ve ever received.” The ceremony followed a showing of “Albert Nobbs,” a 2011 film Close starred in and co-produced about a woman in 19th-century Ireland who dresses as a man in order to be able to work.  AP

Six-time Oscar nominated actress Glenn Close has been honored by the Maine International Film Festival.

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The Golden Globes: Sidelight cheers to the Filipino artist

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This image released by NBC shows Anne Hathaway with her award for best supporting actress in a motion picture for her role in "Les Miserables" during the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 13, 2013, in Beverly Hills, Calif. AP

Talk about clichés. When television host Mario Lopez saw me, he hollered, “Pacquiao will rise again!” Actress Glenn Close said she wanted to learn the “tinikling.”

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Glenn Close on her life after ‘Damages’

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CLOSE. Teams up with Nick Nolte in “Always On My Mind.” RUBEN V. NEPALES

Now that she’s done wearing lawyer Patty Hewes’ power suits, Glenn Close said that she’d be happy “reading forever.” The actress, who had an acclaimed run as a ruthless attorney on “Damages,” which had its fifth and final season this year, would love to do just that. But, commitments keep her from indulging her interest.

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Glenn Close raises awareness for mental illness

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Glenn Close hopes that by talking openly about her sister, Jessie Close, being bipolar, and Jessie’s son, Calen Pick, stricken with schizo-affective disorder, the stigma associated with mental illness will be eradicated.

LOS ANGELES – A history of mental illness in Glenn Close’s family has motivated her to create a non-profit organization to help raise awareness of the issue and provide support for affected families. The winner of Tony, Emmy and Golden Globe Best Actress awards and recipient of several Academy nods turns in yet another nomination-worthy [...]

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Glenn Close pines for Oscar nod

US actress Glenn Close, reacts after she receives the Donostia Award by Colombia film director, Rodrigo Garcia, unseen, at 59th San Sebastian Film Festival Cinema in San Sebastian northern Spain, Sunday Sept. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)

SAN SEBASTIAN – Glenn Close picked up a lifetime achievement award in Spain on Sunday but said she’d really like to get an Oscar nod for her role as “Albert Nobbs”, a woman who poses as a man. Close, probably best known as the deranged stalker in “Fatal Attraction”, received the San Sebastian film festival’s [...]

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