Glenn Close

Monday Morning Millionaire… Margaret Thatcher Would Have Loved This Highland Park Tudor, and So Will You!

By Candy Evans / April 8, 2013 / 0 Comments

I adored Margaret Thatcher, and though I was upset that Meryl Streep snatched the Academy Award for Best Actress from the very deserving Glenn Close for The Secret Life of Albert Nobbs, I have to admit her performance was flawless as The Iron Lady. Flawless, too is this 1929 Tudor at 3824 Shenandoah newly listed […]

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Now Dallas Real Estate is Going to the Academy Awards: Albert Nobbs Nominated for THREE Oscars!!!

By Candy Evans / January 24, 2012 / 0 Comments

Fort Worth and Dallas real estate moola has helped Glenn Close achieve the dream of her lifetime: Albert Nobbs, an independent film that was heavily financed by Crescent Real Estate Equities CEO John Goff and his darling wife, Cami, is in line for some Oscar gold after it was nominated for three Academy Awards this morning! The star, writer and producer Glenn Close was nominated for Best Actress, her co-star Janet McTeer was nominated for Best Supporting Actress (the film was also nominated for Best Makeup). Remember Glenn came to Dallas to seek funding for this film, when she told me she knew it would be the performance of a lifetime. You MUST go see the film this weekend when it opens in Fort Worth-Dallas, and let me know what you think!

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Albert Nobbs Is a Real Estate Story: Putting on the Ritz With Glenn Close in Fort Worth

By Candy Evans / January 9, 2012 / 4 Comments

Albert Nobbs is the tale of a woman posing as a man in 19th-century Ireland, and it is an amazing, incredible story of humanity: how cruel we can be, how we will do anything including totally losing our sense of self in order to survive. Last night we were treated to a private premiere of the movie in Fort Worth […]

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Breaking Dallas Real Estate News: Allie Beth Lists Mount Vernon, Old Hunt Estate, For…

By Candy Evans / October 20, 2011 / 27 Comments

UPDATE: Confirmed with Allie Beth Allman. She is listing Mt. Vernon (not yet in MLS) at a sales price of $29,500,000. Breaking news. This is NOT CONFIRMED yet with Pierce or Allie Beth, but I’ve been burning the phone lines asking. I just saw a press release come across my screen indicating that Allie Beth […]

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It’s the Economy, Stupid, (and the Two Glenns): Why Rick Perry is Mulling a White House Run

By Candy Evans / July 5, 2011 / 0 Comments

I found this piece in the LA Times over the holiday weekend — it takes a brutally honest look at the Texas economy. One of every four jobs in the U.S. has been created in Texas post-recession — something I know you’ve heard here before, but the sound is now resonating loud and clear across the […]

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