Glenne Headly Net Worth

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Glenne Aimee Headly net worth is
$2 Million

Glenne Aimee Headly Wiki Biography

Glenne Aimee Headly was born on the 13th March 1955, in New London, Connecticut USA, and was an actress who won four Joseph Jefferson Awards and Theatre World Award. Glenne Headly was active in the entertainment industry from 1972 to 2017, when she passed away.

How rich was the actress? It has been estimated by authoritative sources that the total size of Glenne Headly’s net worth was over $5 million – acting was the major source of her wealth.

Glenne Headly Net Worth $5 Million

To begin with, Headly was raised in New London, and proved to be a member of the most famous company of high IQ owners – Mensa. Concerning her professional career, Glenne was a part of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company from 1979 to 2005. Among others she starred in the plays “Arms and the Man” (1985), “Detachments” (2000) and “My Brilliant Divorce” (2001), contributing steadily to her net worth.

Her film career began in the drama film “Four Friends” (1981) directed by Arthur Penn. Headly then starred in the drama film “Seize the Day” (1986) by Fielder Cook, and in 1988, she gained a leading role in the film “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels”, starring with Steve Martin and Michael Caine – for the role of Janet Colgate, Headly was awarded the Chicago Film Critics Association Award for the Most Promising Actress. Her net worth was established.

Glenne was one of the leading actresses in the action comedy film “Dick Tracy” (1990) based on the comics created by Chester Gould. In 1991, Headly starred opposite Demi Moore in the mystery thriller “Mortal Thoughts” by Alan Rudolph. Moreover, the actress landed the lead role in the Canadian film “Ordinary Magic” (1993), and then starred alongside Richard Dreyfuss in the drama film “Mr. Holland’s Opus” (1995) by Stephen Herek. What is more, Headly starred with Bruce Willis in the black comedy film “Breakfast of Champions” (1999), and afterwards the actress was seen in the films “What’s the Worst That Could Happen?” (2001) as Gloria Sidell, “Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen” (2004) as Karen, “Comeback Season” (2006) as Deborah Pearce and “The Joneses” (2009) as Summer Symonds. Recently, she starred in the films “Strange Weather” (2016) by Katherine Dieckmann and “The Circle” (2017) by James Ponsoldt. The film “Villa Capri” was released after the death of the actress.

On television, she played the roles of Elmira Boot Johnson in “Lonesome Dove” (1989) and Aunt Ruth in “Bastard Out of California” (1996), and for both roles the actress was nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards. Headly played the recurring role of Dr. Abby Keaton in the series “ER” from 1996 to 1997. Moreover, Glenne starred in a number of television films including “Pronto” (1997), “My Own Country” (1998) and many others. Also, she was featured in the series “Encore! Encore!” (1998 – 1999) and “Monk” (2003 – 2004). The actress had a role in the series “Future Man”, yet died while filming. Overall she appeared in more than 40 films, and almost 30 TV productions, indicating her talent and versatility.

Finally, in the personal life of Glenne Headly, she was married to actor John Malkovich from 1982 to 1988. In 1993, she married Byron McCylloch, and they had a child, Stirling McCulloch. Glenne Headly died at the age of 62 following a pulmonary embolism, on the 8th June 2017 in Santa Monica, California.

Full NameGlenne Headly
Net Worth$2 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 13, 1955 New London, Connecticut, U.S.
DiedJune 8, 2017 (aged 62) Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Height5' 8" (1.73 m)
SpouseJohn Malkovich (m. 1982-1988), Byron McCulloch (m. 1993)
ChildrenStirling McCulloch
AwardsJoseph Jefferson Awards, Theatre World Award, Chicago Film Critics Association Award - Most Promising Actress (1988)
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Awards (1989, 1996)
Movies“Four Friends” (1981), “Seize the Day” (1986), “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” (1988), “Dick Tracy”, “Mr. Holland's Opus”, “Comeback Season” (2006), “The Joneses” (2009), “Strange Weather” (2016), “The Circle” (2017), “Villa Capri” (2017)
TV Shows“Arms and the Man” (1985), “Detachments” (2000), “My Brilliant Divorce” (2001), “Encore! Encore!” (1998-1999), “Monk” (2003-2004)
1She was nominated for a 1988 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Principal Role in a Play for "Born Yesterday" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
2She was awarded the 1985 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Play for "Coyote Ugly" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
3She 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.
4She was nominated for a 1982 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Principal Role in a Play for "The House" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
5She 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.
6She was nominated for a 1981 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Principal Role in a Play for "Absent Friends" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
7She was awarded the 1981 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Play for "Balm in Gilead" at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
8She 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.
9Gave birth to a son in 1997, father is husband Byron McCulloch.
10Has a B.A. from the American College of Switzerland.
11Was an ensemble member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company from 1979 - 2005.
12Speaks French.
13She is a member of MENSA.
14She studied ASL (American Sign Language) for her role in the movie Mr. Holland's Opus (1995).
15Starred opposite David Hyde Pierce in the play, "The Guys". David Hyde Pierce 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 and Tim Robbins 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.


Comeback Season2006Deborah Pearce (as Glenne Headley)
Monk2003-2006TV SeriesKaren Stottlemeyer
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2005TV SeriesAttorney Simone Bryce
The Amateurs2005Helen Tatelbaum
Around the Bend2004Katrina
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen2004Karen
The Guardian2004TV SeriesAnne Joplin
The Burbs2002TV Movie
Women vs. Men2002TV MovieBrita
Rugrats2002TV SeriesDr. Cathy
What's the Worst That Could Happen?2001Gloria Sidell
On Golden Pond2001TV MovieChelsea Thayer Wayne
A Girl Thing2001TV MovieHelen McCormack
The Fugitive2001TV SeriesRenee Charnquist
The Sandy Bottom Orchestra2000TV MovieIngrid Green
The Darkest Day1999TV MovieCaitlin
Breakfast of Champions1999Francine Pefko
Encore! Encore!1998-1999TV SeriesFrancesca Pinoni
Babe: Pig in the City1998Zootie (voice)
Winchell1998TV MovieDallas Wayne
The X Files1998Barmaid (uncredited)
Recess1998TV SeriesMiss Salimony
My Own Country1998TV MovieVickie Talley
Pronto1997TV MovieJoyce Patton
ER1996-1997TV SeriesDr. Abby Keaton
2 Days in the Valley1996Susan Parish
Bastard Out of Carolina1996Aunt Ruth
Sgt. Bilko1996Rita Robbins
Mr. Holland's Opus1995Iris Holland
Frasier1995TV SeriesGretchen
Getting Even with Dad1994Theresa
And the Band Played On1993TV MovieDr. Mary Guinan
Ordinary Magic1993Charlotte
Hotel Room1993TV Mini-SeriesDarlene
Grand Isle1991Adele Ratignolle
Mortal Thoughts1991Joyce Urbanski
Dick Tracy1990Tess Trueheart
Lonesome Dove1989TV Mini-SeriesElmira Boot Johnson
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels1988Janet Colgate
Paperhouse1988Kate Madden
Stars and Bars1988Cora Gage
Santabear's High Flying Adventure1987TV Short voice
Nadine1987Renée Lomax
Making Mr. Right1987Trish
Seize the Day1986Olive
The Purple Rose of Cairo1985Hooker (as Glenne Headley)
Doctor Detroit1983Miss Debbylike
Say Goodnight, Gracie1983TV Movie
Four Friends1981Lola
Bowery Dawn1972ShortCarol
Villa Capri2017post-productionJane
The Circle2017/IBonnie Holland
Future Man2017TV SeriesDiane Futterman
Strange Weather2016Mary Lou Healy
The Night Of2016TV Mini-SeriesAlison Crowe
Merry Xmas2015/IShortSarah
Dial a Prayer2015Mary
The League2013TV SeriesGloria
Don Jon2013Angela
Parks and Recreation2012TV SeriesJulia Wyatt
Pound Puppies2012TV SeriesMiss Petunia
Psych2012TV SeriesGrace Larsen
The Joneses2009Summer Symonds
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2008TV SeriesViviana Conway
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl2008Mrs. Howard
Grey's Anatomy2008TV SeriesElizabeth Archer
Raising Flagg2006Anne Marie Purdy
The Namesake2006Lydia


Dick Tracy Special2010TV Movie special thanks


Living with Ed2009TV SeriesHerself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Warren Beatty2008TV SpecialHerself
It's a Good Day: The Making of 'Around the Bend'2005Video documentaryHerself
Scene Stealers2002Video documentary shortHerself
Steppenwolf Theatre Company: 25 Years on the Edge2000DocumentaryHerself
The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1997TV SpecialHerself - Nominee
The 41st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1989TV SpecialHerself - Nominee
Working in the Theatre1985TV Series documentaryHerself
The 57th Annual Academy Awards1985TV Special documentaryHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Won Awards

1989CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsMost Promising ActressDirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)

Nominated Awards

1999OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or MiniseriesWinchell (1998)
1997Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a SpecialBastard Out of Carolina (1996)
1997OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Guest Actress in a Drama SeriesER (1994)
1992CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsBest Supporting ActressMortal Thoughts (1991)
1989Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a SpecialLonesome Dove (1989)

Known for movies

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