Claire Catherine Danes is an American based Hollywood actress. She has been honored 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 has 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). Here is a quick summary of Claire Danes net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Claire Danes was 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.
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. Recently in 2010, she was honored 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 of Claire Danes-
She has appeared on several television shows and super hit films. Se has an outstanding filmography career, and hence she was honored with various awards throughout her life. Claire Danes has an estimated net worth of $20 Million. Her various movies did a fabulous job on box office and did very few flop films.
Claire Danes was born to Carla and Christopher Danes in Manhattan, New York. She went to the 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.