If there is an actress that has achieved so much success within a short period, it is Claire Danes. Claire is an actress that is based in the USA, and she holds an American Nationality. She has won multiple awards for displaying some o the best acting skills in the industry. She got named in the list of the most influential people in the world in 2012. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Claire Danes in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Claire has always had this look of a teen, and this may make not guess her age right. Well, Linda was born in 1979 on April 12th in Manhattan New York. Claire attended the Dalton School and later went on to join New York City Lab School for the Collaborative studies in New York City. She has studied at Lycee Francais de Los Angeles. This was after the family migrated from California. She joined Yale University where she did further studies. However, she never completed and went on to venture into acting.
Interestingly, she got her first kiss while on screen in one of the episodes of ‘My So-Called Life.’ From the age of six, she has been in therapy and has always considered it to be very helpful to her. She has dated several men including Ben Lee whom they dated for six years. After this, she met Billy Crudup, and they dated for two years.
While they were shooting ‘Evening,’ she met Hugh Dancy, who is an actor and they dated before announcing their engagement in 2009. Their wedding was held in France away from the glaring of the Cameras. They have a son, Cyrus, who was born in 2012. In 2018, the couple announced that they were expecting their second child.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Claire started her career in the film industry after she got a role in an episode of a popular show ‘Law and Order.’ It is after this that she was able to appear in ‘Lifestories: Families in Crisis.’ Her breakthrough came after she appeared in a show that went on to become a hit by the name ‘My So-Called Life.’ Here, she played the role of Angela Chase, and her work did very well. Through this role, she got nominated for multiple awards.
In 1994, she would appear in a film that was titled ‘Little Women.’ In the film ‘Romeo+ Juliet,’ she got to play the role of Juliet. She has received multiple awards for her role in multiple films including Golden Globes Awards, Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, London Film Critics Circle and the MTV Movie Awards. The most recent award that she won was Primetime Emmy Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
So, how much is this beautiful lady worth? Well, Claire has a net worth of $25 million. The source of this fortune has been from her acting career where she has featured in movies that have gone on and achieved commercial success. She has been a magazine face cover for several magazines.
Claire has always demonstrated her commitment towards making her mark in the film industry. She says that even in the smallest roles in the films, one can achieve more and that would be a very excellent stepping stone. She reminds people that she started as a minor actress.