Glenne Headly

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  • Birth Name: Glenne Aimee Headly
  • Birth Place: New London, CT
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/13/1955, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor; director; writer
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Glenne Headly Fast Facts:
  • Attended the American College of Switzerland on a scholarship and then returned to the U.S., where she joined Chicago's Steppenwolf Theater Company.
  • At Steppenwolf, she worked alongside a number of soon-to-be stars including Gary Sinise, Laurie Metcalf and John Malkovich, whom she would later marry and divorce.
  • Breakout film role was in Arthur Penn's Four Friends (1981), a drama about a young immigrant growing up in the '60s.
  • Mastered American Sign Language for her role in the 1995 film Mr. Holland's Opus.
  • Debuted on the London stage opposite Miranda Richardson in 1999's Aunt Dan and Lemon.
  • Glenne Headly Relationships:
  • John Malkovich - Ex-husband
  • Byron McCulloch - Husband
  • Glenne Headly Awards:
  • 1989 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Special - Nominee
  • 1997 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Special - Nominee
  • College:
  • American College of Switzerland, Leysin, Switzerland

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