Claire Danes Profile and Biography

Claire Danes is an American actress. She may be the recipient of three Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. In 2012, Time named her among the 100 most influential people on the planet, and she was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015.

Claire Danes Profile and Biography

Born: Claire Catherine Danes
April 12, 1979 (age 38)
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Occupation: Actress
Height: 5' 5"
Spouse: Hugh Dancy (m. 2009)
Children: Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy
Parents: Carla Danes, Christopher Danes
Years active: 1992–present



Danes gained recognition with her role as Angela Chase in the acclaimed 1994 teen drama series My So-Called Life. The role won her a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress and a Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. She made her film debut the same year in Little Women (1994). Her other films include Romeo + Juliet (1996), The Rainmaker (1997), Les Misérables (1998), Brokedown Palace (1999), the 1999 English dub of Princess Mononoke (1997), Igby Goes Down (2002), The Hours (2002), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003), Shopgirl (2005) and Stardust (2007).

From 1998 to 2000, Danes attended Yale University before dropping out to come back to acting. She appeared within an Off-Broadway production of The Vagina Monologues in 2000, and made her Broadway debut playing Eliza Doolittle in the 2007 revival of Pygmalion. In 2010, she portrayed Temple Grandin in the highly acclaimed HBO TV film Temple Grandin, which won her an additional Golden Globe and her first Primetime Emmy Award for the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie. Since 2011, she has starred as Carrie Mathison in the Showtime drama series Homeland, which is why she has won two Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, two Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama, and the Television Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Drama. She is married to actor Hugh Dancy, with whom she has one child.

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