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Claire Danes

Name:
Claire Danes

Age:
38

Date of Birth:
Apr 12, 1979

Place of Birth:
Manhattan, New York, United States

Occupation:
Actress

Spouse:
Hugh Dancy (m. 2009)

Children:
1

Claire Danes - Summary Details

Claire Catherine Danes (born April 12, 1979) is an American actress who first came to prominence with her role as Angela Chase in the 1994 series My So-Called Life. The role won her the first of four Golden Globe Awards. 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), 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 return to acting. She appeared in 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 HBO TV film Temple Grandin, which won her a second Golden Globe and the first of three Emmy Awards. Since 2011, she has starred as Carrie Mathison in the Showtime series Homeland, for which she has won two Emmys and two Golden Globes. She has also won two Screen Actors Guild Awards.

In 2015, Danes was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Claire Danes Articles on Girl.com.au

Claire Danes

As a teenage star, Claire Danes excelled at playing the nice girl, a label she has grown accustomed to. Now at 24, Danes is all grown up and ready to embrace Hollywood...
https://www.girl.com.au/claire_danes_t3.htm

Claire Danes - Shopgirl Interview

Claire Danes Interivew for Shopgirl, a quietly poetic film in which she plays a shop assistant and aspiring artist in Los Angeles searching for requited love, which...
https://www.girl.com.au/claire-danes-shopgirl-interview.htm

Stardust DVD Review

Featuring a magical cast including Golden Globe winners Claire Danes (My So Called Life), Michelle Pfeiffer (The Fabulous Baker Boys) & Ricky Gervais (The Office) and...
https://www.girl.com.au/stardust-dvd-review.htm

Wella Professionals Styles the Stars at the 69th Golden Globe Awards

On Sunday, January 15th, 2012, Hollywood's elite descended on the red carpet for the 69th Golden Globe® Awards. A-listers including Madonna, Claire Danes,...
https://www.girl.com.au/wella-professionals-styles-the-stars-at-the-69th-golden-globe-awards.htm

Richard Linklater Me and Orson Welles Interview

Richard Linklater latest movie starring Zac Efron, Christian McKay & Claire Danes is the adaptation of the novbel Me and Orson Welles, centred around Welles' early...
https://www.girl.com.au/richard-linklater-me-and-orson-welles.htm

Stage Beauty

It's the 1660's, and Edward 'Ned' Kynaston is England's' most celebrated leading lady. Women are forbidden to appear on stage and Ned profits, using his beauty and...
https://www.girl.com.au/stage-beauty-review.htm

Terminator 3 : Rise Of The Machines

What an amazing movie! Terminator 3 delivers action, action, action and then when you think there couldn't be anymore there is. The special effects almost steal the...
https://www.girl.com.au/t3_review.htm

Igby Goes Down

Igby Slocumb (Kieran Culkin), a rebellious and sarcastic seventeen-year-old boy, is at war with the stifling world of "old money" privilege he was born in to.
https://www.girl.com.au/igby_goes_down_review.htm

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