Returning to New York, she appeared off and on Broadway and received a Theatre World award for best newcomer. After a long break from the theatre, she returned to perform in Aunt Dan & Lemon at London's Almeida Theatre with Miranda Richardson. She went on to perform in L.A. in Detachments and The Guys, and in Galway, Ireland, in the world premiere of Garry Hynes's one-woman production of My Brilliant Divorce.
In film, Ms. Headly has appeared opposite Warren Beatty in Dick Tracy, Steve Martin in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and Sgt. Bilko, Richard Dreyfuss in Mr. Holland's Opus, Bruce Willis in Mortal Thoughts and Breakfast of Champions, Danny Aiello in 2 Days in the Valley, Jeff Bridges in Nadine, Robin Williams in Seize the Day, and Danny Devito in What's the Worst That Could Happen?
She received two Emmy nominations for best supporting actress for her performances in the telefims Lonesome Dove and Bastard Out of Carolina. She has also appeared in numerous other telefims, including Winchell, Men Vs. Women, Pronto, and My Own Country, as well as appearing in the live CBS telecast of On Golden Pond with Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer. She will next appear in Around the Bend, opposite Sir Michael Caine.
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Glenne Headly Facts
|Birthday||March 13, 1955 (66)|
|Birthplace||New London, Connecticut, USA|
|Confessions Of A Teenage Drama Queen|
|Kit Kittredge: An American Girl|
|Seize the Day|
|What's The Worst That Could Happen?|
|Dirty Rotten Scoundrels|
|Mr. Monk and the Very, Very Old Man|
|Mr. Monk Gets Fired|
|Mr. Holland's Opus|