Three time Emmy awards winner, Claire Danes is an American actress who is well-known for work in the projects such as Home for the Holidays (1995), Romeo + Juliet (1996), The Rainmaker (1997), Les Misérables (1998), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) and many more. Most recently, she was featured in the “A Kid Like Jake” movie which was directed by Silas Howard. 

An American actress who got an early recognition through a teen drama series My So-Called Life has an estimated net worth over $25 million. Further, Claire is a married woman and currently, she is enjoying a smooth marital relationship with her husband, Hugh Dancy. To know more about Claire Danes in details, make sure you read the every section of this bio. 

Claire Danes Net Worth : $25 million

As per the sources, the famous American actress has an estimated net worth over $25 million. Currently, she is playing a role of Carrie Mathison in series Homeland through which she has been earning a significant amount of money as a salary. 

Details about her salary from the series Homeland are tabulated below:  


Furthermore, Claire along with her husband sold their three-bedroom, three-bathroom 3,851-square-foot SoHo loft in around $5,990,000 in 2012, located in the New York City. Further, the Claire is also the owner of $6,900,000, four-story, 4-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom West Village townhouse in Manhattan which she bought together with her husband in 2013.   

The details about Claire’s movie budget and box office collection: 

Little Women$15 million$50.1 million
How to Make an American Quilt$10 million$41 million
Home for the Holidays$20 million$17.5 million
Romeo + Juliet$14.5 million$147.5 million
The Flock$35 million$7,119,846
The Rainmaker$40 million$45.9 million
The Mod Squad$50 million$15,415,361
Brokedown Palace$25 million$10.1 million
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$187.3 million$433.4 million

Reportedly, Claire earned $9 Million and $5 Million as a career earnings in 2018 and 2014 respectively. Besides, the actress with such a huge net worth and salary is obvious to have an expensive cars; however, she has never necessarily thought of flaunting her valuable assets publicly. 

Also, Claire is involved in the commercial of the Audi car and is often spotted driving the car. So, as a part of deal, the Audi car company might have gifted one of their expensive car to Claire.   

Claire Danes Husband – Hugh Dancy

Claire is among the actress who belongs to the married club and as of now, she is enjoying a blissful marital relationship with her husband, Hugh Dancy. In addtion, the couple first met when both of them were filming the drama, Evening.

Claire with her husband
Claire with her husband, Source: Brides

The love-bird dated for some months before they finally decided to get engaged in February 2019. Reportedly, the couple walk down the aisle in September 2009, in a quiet ceremony in France. Additionally, the couple is a proud parent of 2 son. 

Their first child, Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy was born on December 17, 2012 and later in August 27, 2018, the couple gave birth to their second son, Rowan. The interesting story about their second child was, the couple didn’t bother to find out about the sex of the child their were expecting. 

Claire Danes with her sons
Claire Danes with her sons’ ,
Source: Daily Main

In one of Claire’s interview, she was asked if the second baby was planned or a happy accident, she replied gracefully saying: “Yeah, this was planned,”. “We’ve been wanting another kid for a while and it happened”   

Besides, she was previously in a relationship with Australian singer Ben Lee. Claire dated him for six years before they finally ended their relationship in 2003. Later in 2004, Danes began dating former Princess Mononoke and Stage Beauty co-star Billy Crudup and their relationship eventually ended in 2006. 

Her husband, Hugh Dancy is an English actor who is known for is appearance in the projects like Hannibal (2013–2015),  Fur (2011–2012), and Adam (2009). As of now, the duo happily resides in the West Village and importantly, the rumors about their divorce or separation are still out of imagination of the media.  

Short Bio

Claire Danes was born on April 12, 1979, in Manhattan, New York, U.S. to Carla Danes and Christopher Danes. As per Claire’s birth, she is an American native and belongs to the ethic group of white. Also, Danes was born under the star sign, Aries. 

Additionally, she grew up along with her brother, Asa Danes. Talking about her education, she attended  Lycée Français de Los Angeles and graduated in 1997. Eventually in 1998, she attended Yale University for her higher education. However, after studying for 2 years, she dropped her studies to focus on her film career.  

Professional Career

Claire Danes is an American actress who is famous for her work in the movies like Home for the Holidays (1995), Romeo + Juliet (1996), The Rainmaker (1997), Les Misérables (1998), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) and many more. 

She began her career in the field of entertainment when she was offered a job in the Dudley Moore TV sitcom pilot called Dudley at the age of 13. The dream for her being an actress was more real when she was offered to work in the television drama series My So-Called Life at the age of 15.  

Since then she has featured in some of the famous movies and series. Additionally, with her outstanding work, she managed to win Emmy award for three times, Golden Globe Awards for 4 times, and Screen Actors Guild Awards for twice. Furthermore, she was listed in the 100 most influential people in the world by Times Magazine in 2012. Also, Claire was honored with the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015. 

Christopher Danes Father
Carla Danes Mother
Hugh Dancy Husband
Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy Son
Rowan Dancy Son