She actually is Close, but has no Oscar (yet)
Glenn Close has earned the girl eighth acting Academy Award nomination, for her supporting function in “Hillbilly Elegy. ” Although she has won 3 Emmys and three Tony adamowicz Awards, Close has yet to win an Oscar. Might that change with the 93rd Academy Awards upon April 25?
performers in Oscar history have received 7 nominations without winning: Shut, Richard Burton, Geraldine Web page and Peter O’Toole.
acting professional, O’Toole, was nominated 8 times without winning a competitive Oscar. (He obtained an honorary award in 2003. )
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Page, like Close an aplauded stage actress and Emmy winner, eventually received 8 Oscar nominations. Her nominations were divided equally among supporting and lead. Same with Close.
Page won an Oscar on her eighth nomination, for her lead performance in “The Trip to Bountiful. ”
Close’s nomination to get “Elegy, ” despite the movie’s critical failure, suggests a groundswell of support which could carry her to a get, finally.