What is Claire Danes real name?
Claire Catherine Danes Claire Danes/Full name Claire Catherine Danes was born on April 12, 1979, in New York City, New York. While neither of Danes parents were involved in show business — her father, Chris, was a photographer and computer consultant and mother, Carla, a textile designer — Danes showed an early interest in the stage.
Did Claire Danes date Leonardo?
Claire Danes and Leonardo DiCaprio were star-crossed lovers in Baz Luhrmanns Romeo + Juliet. Meanwhile, Danes was only 17 while portraying the role of Juliet. According to the Homeland actress, their relationship was “problematic.” Keep reading to find out why.
Why did Claire Danes stop acting?
Danes left her career temporarily to attend Yale, having made 13 films in five years. In 2002, she returned to film. She starred in Igby Goes Down. Later that year, she co-starred as Clarissa Vaughans (played by Meryl Streep) daughter in the Oscar-nominated film The Hours.