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Glenn Close Accepts the Award for Best Actress

Clip: Season 46 Episode 16 | 2m 13s

Glenn Close said she felt like she was standing on the shoulders of many women — including her mother and two grandmothers — as she accepted the Best Actress award presented by Michael Douglas.

Aired: 02/15/19

Rating: NR

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