Glenn Close vs Robin Williams

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American actress
American stand-up comedian
$50 Million
Net worth 2018
$130 Million
Film & Theater Personalities
Industry
Voice Actors
Greenwich, Connecticut, U.S.
Residence
Chicago
United States
Country
United States
19/03/1947
BirthDay
21/07/1951
Died On
August 11, 2014
1.65 m
Height
MRA, The College of William & Mary
Education
Detroit Country Day School, Redwood High School, Claremont McKenna College
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2011

Her depiction of Albert Nobbs—a woman living as a man—in the 2011 movie of the same name was widely appreciated even though the film itself received mixed reviews

2006

Currently, she is married to David Shaw, a venture capitalist whom she wed in 2006

2004

She appeared in ‘The Lion in Winter’ in 2004 and played the role of Patty Hewes in the highly successful series ‘Damages’ which ran for five seasons from 2007 till 2012

2001

Her other movies for the decade include: ‘South Pacific’ (2001), ‘Le Divorce’ (2003), ‘Heights’ (2004), ‘Nine lives’ (2005), and ‘Evening’ (2007)

1996

She played the role of Cruella De Vil in ‘101 Dalmatians’ in 1996 which was well loved by the audiences

1990

Throughout the 1990’s, she was also active in television, making appearances in shows like ‘Sarah, Plain and Tall’ (1991), ‘Skylark’ (1993), and ‘In the Gloaming’ (1997)

1988

Her portrayal of the manipulative Marquise de Merteuil in the 1988 drama film ‘Dangerous Liaisons’ was critically acclaimed

1987

Her role as the violent and mentally disturbed ex-lover in ‘Fatal Attraction’ (1987) not only had her nominated for an Academy Award, but also proved to the world what a fine actress she was

1983

She acted in ‘The Big Chill’ in 1983 and followed it with ‘The Natural’ in 1984 and ‘Maxie’ in 1985

1982

Her debut film ‘The World According to Garp’ (1982) became one of her most successful performances as it earned the newcomer an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role

1974

She began her acting career with the Broadway play, ‘Love for Love’ in 1974

1969

She was married to a guitarist Cabot Wade (1969–1971) and businessman James Marlas (1984–1987)

2014

He died suddenly in 2014; some of his movies like ‘Merry Friggin’ Christmas’ and ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’ are scheduled for posthumous release

2011

His third marriage was to graphic designer Susan Schneider in 2011

2002

The success of his career continued well into the new millennium where he performed in movies such as ‘One Hour Photo’ (2002), ‘Robots’ (2005), ‘License to Wed’ (2007), and ‘Old Dogs’ (2009)

1997

He was best known for his role as a therapist in the 1997 drama film ‘Good Will Hunting’ which was both a critical and commercial success

1993

Doubtfire’ (1993) in which he pretends to be a woman so that he can be closer to the kids he has with his ex-wife

1989

In 1989, he appeared in the drama film ‘Dead Poets Society’ which was about the story of an English teacher in a conservative academy who inspires his students by teaching them poetry

1987

He portrayed a radio DJ on Armed Forces Radio Service in the 1987 war comedy film, ‘Good Morning, Vietnam’, a movie in which his character was loosely based on the life of radio DJ Adrian Cronauer

1984

More roles soon followed and in 1984 he found himself playing the role of Vladimir Ivanoff in the comedy-drama ‘Moscow on the Hudson’ for which he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor

1979

In 1979, he gave a live comedy show at the Copacabana in New York, ‘Reality… What a Concept’ the recording of which won him a Grammy Award

1978

The American sitcom ‘Mork & Mindy’ was first broadcast in 1978 featuring Robin as Mork the Alien from the planet Ork

1977

Even though he had made his big screen debut in 1977 with the comedy movie, ‘Can I Do It ‘Till I Need Glasses?’, it wasn’t until 1980 that he got his first big break with ‘Popeye’ in which he played Popeye the Sailor Man

1973

He had a penchant for acting from a young age and won a full scholarship to attend the esteemed Juilliard School in New York City in 1973

1970

He began his career performing stand up comedy shows during the 1970s

1969

As a teenager he attended Redwood High School from where he graduated in 1969