Claire Danes
Claire Danes
Celebrated Name: Claire Danes
Real Name/Full Name: Claire Catherine Danes
Gender: Female
Age: 45 years old
Birth Date: 12 April 1979
Birth Place: Manhattan, New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.66 m
Weight: 54 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Hugh Dancy (m. 2009)
Children: Yes (Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy)
Profession: American actress
Net Worth in 2024: $30 Million
Last Updated: May 2024

Claire Catherine Danes is an American based Hollywood actress. She has been honoured with three Emmy Awards, has won Actors Guild Awards twice and four Golden Globe Awards. In 2012 she was listed among the 100 most influential people in the world and during Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015, she was the recipient of a star. She first gained everyone’s attention through her amazing role in ‘My So-Called Life’ in the year 1994. The role was highly appreciated, and eventually, she won a Golden Globe Award for that.

Later in the same year, she appeared in her very first film Little Women (1994). Danes have co-starred with many superstars throughout her career, some of the best movies in her career are Igby Goes Down (2002), The Hours (2002), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003), Shopgirl (2005) and Stardust (2007).

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Early Life

Claire Danes were born to Carla and Christopher Danes on April 12, 1979, in Manhattan, New York. She has a sibling who is professionally a lawyer. She went to the Dalton School and then went to the New York City Lab School for Collaborative Studies in New York City before joining the Lycee Francais de Los Angeles as her family got shifted to California and learned the Professional Performing Arts. In 1998 she went to the Yale University for further studies but decided to ditch her course as she was more interested in acting and wanted to become an actress.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 12 April 1979, Claire Danes is 45 years old as of today’s date 25th May 2024. Her height is 1.66 m tall, and her weight is 54 kg.


She began with a small role in an episode of a super hit show ‘Law & Order’ and later got several offers from other shows. Afterwards, she was seen in ‘Lifestories: Families in Crisis.’ She got her biggest breakthrough in a super hit television series ‘My So-Called Life’ where she played Angela Chase, and her work excelled as Angela Chase and got several nominations for that particular role.

In 1994 she stepped in filmography and did ‘Little Women’ along with Winona Ryder, Christian Bale, and Kirsten Dunst. In 1996 she played ‘Juliet’ in ‘Romeo + Juliet’ with her co-star Leonardo DiCaprio. She has played vital roles in ‘The Rainmaker,’ ‘The Hours’ and many more. Throughout her career, she has worked with several superstars.

Awards & Achievement

She won Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress – Television Series Drama in the year 1994. Later in that year, she won Young Artist Awards for Best Performance by a Youth Ensemble in a Television Series. After a couple of years, she won Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, London Film Critics Circle and MTV Movie Awards.

In 2010, she was honoured with Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie, the Satellite Awards, and the Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film.

Net Worth & Salary of Claire Danes in 2024

Claire Danes Net Worth
Claire Danes Net Worth

She has appeared on several television shows and super hit films. Se has an outstanding filmography career, and hence she was honoured with various awards throughout her life. As of May 2024, Claire Danes has an estimated net worth of $30 Million. Her various movies did a fabulous job on box office and did very few flop films.

Claire Danes were born to Carla and Christopher Danes in Manhattan, New York. She went to Yale University for further studies but unfortunately, she was more interested in pursuing her career in acting and hence she left her studies to become a Hollywood actress.


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