Glenn Close played crazy faded silent movie actress Norma Desmond in Broadway's Sunset Boulevard. But on Friday, photographers caught Close, 70, taking a break from the stage while vacationing in the sun in the Caribbean on Friday. Click on RadarOnline.com for more on the Fatal Attraction star's blinding bright tankini bathing suit!
Close was seen in the ocean in a fiery orange tankini in which just a sliver of her waist peeked out.
The actress spent time swimming and walking barefoot on the sand. She is famed for her performance as a stalker in Fatal Attraction opposite Michael Douglas.
Close and Meryl Streep were "both mentioned a lot" to play Hillary Clinton in an upcoming film, according to a RadarOnline.com source, "but after Meryl got so political at the Golden Globes, producers thought it might be better to go with Close."
On her Carribean beach outing, Close wore a pair of sunglasses. Up until last week, the veteran actress had been reprising her role as Norma Desmond in the Broadway musical Sunset Boulevard.
Close is getting a new kind of close up! The star dared to appear publicly in her blinding bathing suit at age 70. She previously played Norma Desmond in 1994, winning a Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical.
Musical star Close has great pipes; she once belted out the national anthem at a Mets game.
Close played in Sunset Boulevard in London last year and she just wrapped up a limited, 16-week run of the musical at the Palace Theatre in New York in June. Close is an acting legend, respected by such stars as Bradley Cooper.
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