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Did You Know?
... Glenn Close provided the voice of Kala, Tarzan's ape mother in the Disney version of Tarzan. But that wasn't the only Tarzan related voice work that Glenn Close performed in her career. When actress Andie MacDowell could not rid herself of her Southern accent for her part as the very English "Jane" in Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes the producers brought in Glenn Close to overdub every single line of Andie's dialog in the movie.
... that Glenn Close made a brief cameo in Steven Spielberg'sHook. She played one of the bearded male pirates on Captain Hook's ship.
... that Glenn Close has a beautiful singing voice which was evident when she took over the role of Norma Desmond in Andrew Lloyd Webber's stage production of Billy Wilder's classic tragedy Sunset Boulevard. We have all of Glenn Close's music albums in our Glenn Close Music Store. And here's a clip from her Norma Desmond performance:
... that Glenn Close is no Cruella De Vil in real life. She has started a website called Fetchdog where part of the proceeds are donated to animal charities.
... that Glenn Close appeared on Sesame Street discussing anger management with Oscar the Grouch. Here's a clip:
... that Glenn Close made a guest appearance on the fourth season of the popular sitcom Will & Grace. She played a famous photographer named "Fran Lieber" (get it?).
... that Glenn Close also appeared on a season five episode of the political drama West Wing called The Supremes. She played Evelyn Baker Lang, a nominee for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.
... Glenn Close was first to be honored in 2009 with a star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame. We love her acceptance speech. She said some day years from now someone will see her star and say "Glenn Close? Glenn Close? Oh yeah HE was good."