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Glenn Close to be honoured by Museum of the Moving Image

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

Veteran will be honoured by the Museum of the Moving Image at its 32nd annual Salute on December 3 at the 583 event space in

The event will feature an award presentation, featuring clips from Close's career introduced by her friends and colleagues.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, the announcement was made by Ivan L Lustig, of the museum's board of trustees, and Carl Goodman, the museum's

is one of the most acclaimed actresses of our time, with nominations for six Academy Awards, 12 Golden Globes, 12 Emmys, and four Tonys. Whatever the role, from her star-making performances in and to her unforgettable portrayal of in Damages, she commands our attention through the brilliance and emotional power of her work, Lustig said.

Goodman added, has a special place in the cultural life of New York, balancing her work in movies and television with her devotion to live theater. It is fitting that she is being honoured by Museum of the Moving Image, one of the city's most vibrant cultural institutions, and that the salute will play a vital role in supporting the museum's education programs.

Close joins the ranks of past honourees who have received the Museum's Salute including, Annette Bening, Warren Beatty, Tom Cruise, Clint Eastwood, Robert DeNiro, Robin Williams, Goldie Hawn, Dustin Hoffman, Tom Hanks, Hugh Jackman, Steve Martin, Julianne Moore, Al Pacino, Sidney Poitier, Julia Roberts, and

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First Published: Wed, August 08 2018. 15:30 IST