Claire Danes: Dating History & Exes

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Claire Danes is a 45-year-old American TV Actress from New York City, New York, USA. She was born on Thursday, April 12, 1979. Is Claire Danes married or single, who is she dating now and previously?

As of 2024, Claire Danes is married to Hugh Dancy.


Claire Catherine Danes is an American actress. She is the recipient of three Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. In 2012, Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the World, and she was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015. She made her film debut in 1994’s Little Women. She later attended Yale, but dropped out to focus on acting.

Real Name
Claire Catherine Danes
TV Actress
Place of Birth
New York City, New York, USA
Date of Birth
April 12, 1979 (age 45)
Birth Sign
Marital Status
Hugh Dancy

Fun Fact: On the day of Claire Danes’s birth, "What a Fool Believes" by Doobie Brothers was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Jimmy Carter (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Claire Danes’s husband is Hugh Dancy. They got married in 2007. Claire had at least 6 relationship in the past. Claire Danes has not been previously engaged. She married Hugh Dancy in 2009. She had her first child, a son named Cyrus, in 2012. According to our records, she has 1 children.

Claire Danes’s husband

Claire Danes Husband
Hugh Dancy

Claire Danes’s husband is Hugh Dancy. Hugh Dancy was born in Stoke on Trent, England and is currently 48 years old. He is a British Movie Actor. The couple started dating in 2007. They’ve been together for approximately 17 years, 4 months, and 25 days.

He appeared in a variety of small films, including Adam, Blood and Chocolate, and Savage Grace. In 2013, he began playing Will Graham in the television series, Hannibal.

Claire Danes’s husband is a Gemini and she is a Aries.

According to Chinese Zodiac, Claire was born in the Year of the Goat. People born in the Year of the Goat enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They are creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they're economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive.

Claire Danes has a ruling planet of Mars.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Claire keeps her love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Claire Danes past relationships, exes and previous hookups.

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Past Relationships

She has not been previously engaged. Claire Danes has been in relationships with Billy Crudup (2004 – 2006), Ben Lee (1997 – 2003), Leonardo DiCaprio (1995 – 1996) and Andrew Dorff (1993 – 1997). Claire Danes is rumored to have hooked up with Matt Damon (1997).

About Claire Danes

Claire Danes was born on the 12th of April, 1979 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.

Claire was born in the 1970s. The 1970s were an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements.

Claire Danes is famous for being a TV Actress. Longtime actress known for her award-winning role as Carrie Mathison on the Showtime series Homeland. She also played Angela Chase on the high school drama series My So-Called Life and was cast as Juliet alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in the 1996 film Romeo + Juliet. She played Cosette in the 1998 film Les Miserables, where Liam Neeson portrayed the great character Jean Valjean.

Claire Danes’s Spouse
Hugh Dancy
Started Dating

The 45-year-old American was born in the Year of the Goat and is part of Generation X generation

Claire Catherine Danes attended Los Angeles Lycee Francais, Los Angeles, CA, Dalton School, Manhattan, NY and Yale University (three years).

Claire Danes Facts

What is Claire Danes marital status?


Is Claire Danes gay?


Who is Claire Danes husband?

Hugh Dancy

Does she have any children?

Claire Danes has 1 children.

When did Claire Danes start dating Hugh Dancy?

Claire started seeing Hugh Dancy in 2007.

Is Claire Danes having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Claire Danes ever been engaged?

Claire Danes has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Claire Danes?

Discover the net worth of Claire Danes from CelebsMoney

Claire Danes’s birth sign is Aries and she has a ruling planet of Mars.


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