Glenn Close Joins Amy Adams In Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

Glenn Close Joins Amy Adams In Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

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The adaptation of the popular memoir Hillbilly Elegy just added another acclaimed actor to its roster. Variety reported that Glenn Close, who most recently won several awards and was nominated for an Oscar for her film The Wife, has just been announced to star in the upcoming adaptation. It is currently unknown what role she will play.     The popular memoir, released in 2016, details the upbringing of author J.D. Vance and his working class roots in both Kentucky and Ohio. From his difficult childhood dealing with abusive grandparents to his time at Yale Law School, Vance looks at …

Glenn Close’s Empowering Golden Globes Speech Leaves Everyone in Tears

Glenn Close’s Empowering Golden Globes Speech Leaves Everyone in Tears

You can clearly see the shocking look on Glenn Close’s face when she wins a Golden Globe at Sunday night’s ceremony for best actress in a drama for The Wife.   [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dofJq1FzT8U]   “Women, we’re nurturers, that’s what’s expected of us,” said Close. “We have our children. We have our husbands if we’re lucky enough, and our partners, whoever. But we have to find personal fulfillment. We have to follow our dreams. We have to say ‘I can do that and I should be allowed to do that.’”   Image Via Standard.co.uk (Photo: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)   This speech resonated so …

Glenn Close’s Empowering Golden Globes Speech Leaves Everyone in Tears

Glenn Close’s Empowering Golden Globes Speech Leaves Everyone in Tears

You can clearly see the shocking look on Glenn Close’s face when she wins a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Drama for The Wife during Sunday night’s ceremony.     “Women, we’re nurturers, that’s what’s expected of us. We have our children. We have our husbands if we’re lucky enough, and our partners, whoever. But we have to find personal fulfillment. We have to follow our dreams. We have to say ‘I can do that and I should be allowed to do that.’”   Image Via Standard.co.uk (Photo: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)   This speech resonated so much with the women …