April 12, 1979 (43)
Claire Danes is an American actress. She had an early start in 1994 playing Angela Chase in the series My So-Called Life. She won a Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for the role. Her film debut later that year was in Civil War film Little Women (1994). Her success led to a number of films in the 90s and 2000s with Holidays (1995), Romeo + Juliet (1996), The Rainmaker (1997), Les Misérables (1998), Brokedown Palace (1999), the 1999 English dub of Princess Mononoke (1997), The Hours (2002), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003), Shopgirl (2005), Stardust (2007), and A Kid Like Jake (2018). Claire Danes was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time in 2012 and she was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015.
Claire Danes is married to Hugh Dancy.