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Claire Danes


Danes at the 2015 PaleyFest

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), Shopgirl (2005) and Stardust (2007).

Fact file

  • Born: Claire Catherine Danes April 12, 1979 (age 36) Manhattan, New York, U.S.
  • Education: Lycée Français de Los Angeles Yale University
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Years active: 1992–present
  • Spouse(s): Hugh Dancy (m. 2009)
  • Children: 1

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In the news

Variety, 2018-04-18 21:30:08
“Homeland” will end with its upcoming eighth season, according to its star Claire Danes. Appearing on “The Howard Stern Show” Wednesday, Danes indicated that the Showtime drama’s next season would be its last. “Now we’ve got one more season after this and then we’re wrapping it up,” Stern told Danes ...

Claire Danes Is Pregnant — And Already 'Deep Into' Second Trimester!
Perez Hilton Gossip, 2018-04-18 18:45:37
HUGE congrats to Claire Danes!!! The Homeland actress is expecting again, first revealing that she's pregnant on Howard Stern's SiriusXM radio show early Wednesday morning! Related: Get More Claire Danes News HERE It'll be the second child for the 39-year-old with her husband, Hugh Dancy, as the actress revealed just ...

Claire Danes reveals she's pregnant with baby No. 2
MSNBC Entertainment, 2018-04-18 17:17:00
Congratulations are in order for stars Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy.

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