Date of Birth
12 April 1979, New York City, New York, USA
5' 5½" (1.66 m)
New Yorker Claire Danes is the youngest daughter of Carla, a day-care provider and artist and Christopher, a computer consultant and photographer. She has an older brother named Asa. She was educated at Dalton School, New York, The New York City Lab School for Collaborative Studies, The Professional Performing Arts School and Lycée Français de Los Angeles. From 1998, she attended Yale University, studying psychology, but dropped out after two years to concentrate on her acting career.
Danes first came to major public attention when she appeared as "Angela Chase" in "My So-Called Life" (1994). She won an Emmy nomination and a Golden Globe award for this performance. A successful film career followed, including the role of "Juliet", opposite Leonardo DiCaprio, in Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliet (1996). After making Brokedown Palace (1999), Danes took a break from her acting career to complete her education at Yale. She returned to the screen in 2002 and continued acting in such varied project as The Hours (2002), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) and Stardust (2007).
In 2010, she appeared in the HBO Production, Temple Grandin (2010) (TV), playing the title character. She received huge critical acclaim for the role, and won an Emmy, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award for her performance.
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30th June 2007, 09:10
[06/28/07] Claire Danes @ Launch Celebration of the Afghan Hands Foundation - x9
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these are great, and she is underrated!
11th July 2007, 02:18
thank you for nice claire
11th July 2007, 02:32
Now we know why Dave likes the studio cold.
21st July 2007, 17:49
More 'Stardust' press stills - x13
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30th July 2007, 10:45
[07/29/07] Claire Danes @ STARDUST Premiere x23
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30th July 2007, 19:03
Caps from an Australian TV show (Rove) appearance on July 29, 2007.
EDIT: REmoved Dead Links; fox 5/29/09
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3rd August 2007, 07:32
4th August 2007, 03:19
thank you for lovely claire
4th August 2007, 15:08
damn she was pretty there!
would love some HD ones too!
4th August 2007, 21:49
I have the HD vid of it , but I'll grab some captures for yall when I get a chance..