Mar. 13th, 1955
New London, Connecticut, USA
5' 7 1/2"
Glenne Headly's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - Kit Kittredge: An American Girl
2006 - Raising Flagg
2006 - Comeback Season
2005 - The Moguls
2004 - Around The Bend
2004 - Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen
2001 - What's the Worst That Could Happen?
2000 - Timecode
1999 - Breakfast of Champions
1998 - The X-Files: Fight the Future
1998 - Babe: Pig in the City
1996 - Sgt. Bilko
1996 - 2 Days in the Valley
1994 - Getting Even with Dad
1991 - Mortal Thoughts
1990 - Dick Tracy
1988 - Paperhouse
1988 - Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
1987 - Making Mr. Right
1985 - Fandango
1985 - The Purple Rose of Cairo
1985 - Eleni
1983 - Doctor Detroit
Guest TV Roles
Dr. Abby Keaton
Elmira Boot Johnson
Dr. Cathy (Voiced)
- She was nominated for a 1981 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Play for "Mother Courage and Her Children" at the Wisdom Bridge Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
- Was an ensemble member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company from 1979 - 2005.
- She was nominated for a 1981 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in the play, "Mother Courage and Her Children," at the Wisdom Bridge Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
- She studied ASL (American Sign Language) for her role in the movie _Mr. Holland's Opus (1995)_ (qv).
- Has a B.A. from the American College of Switzerland.
- Starred opposite 'David Hyde Pierce' (qv) in the play, "The Guys". 'David Hyde Pierce' (qv) played a fire chief attempting to write the obituaries for his men lost in the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Centre and Headly played his editor. Originally performed in New York in December 2001, the West Coast version premiered in July 2002 with 'Helen Hunt (I)' (qv) and 'Tim Robbins (I)' (qv) and has had a revolving cast ever since. The Actor's Gang, the theatre of the play, is located in a very small studio on Santa Monica Bouelevard.
- She was awarded the 1983 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Play for "The Miss Firecracker Contest" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
- She was awarded the 1980 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Play for "Say Goodnight, Gracie" at the Travel Light Productions Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.