was born in New York and is the younger child in the family - her
older brother is called Asa. Her mother teaches drawing, and her father
is a computer
consultant. They meet at an Arts school and that's why later encourage
their daughter to deal with arts. Being just 6 , Claire begins to
study modern dances ,which would represent a future for her.
At 9 Claire goes to dance lessons at Lee Strasberg Studio. As a young
teenager she attends Professional Performing Arts School in New York
Claire Danes's career starts with her appearance on the Broadway stage
in the plays: "Happiness," "Punk Ballet," and
"Kids on Stage," where she is both a solo performer and
a choreographer. Claire also appears on television as a photomodel
who kills her agent "Law and Order," as well as in "No
Room For Opal," as Tyne Daly's daughter; and "The Coming
Out of Heidi Leiter," as a gay woman's sister . At 11 she takes
part in "Dreams of Love," with Milos Forman as executive
producer . She also performs for the short movie: "Thirty,"
created for the designer Geoffrey Beene . When being off work, Claire
Danes spends the leisure time with old friends. She keeps on dancing
and wishes warmly to commit herself more actively to her new hobby
Terminator 3 is released - the premier is in North America
premier of Terminator 3, on Jul 2, 2000
releses a listing featuring Claire as a presenter at 2003 MTV Movie
Awards, airing June 5 @ 9:00PM.
present the movie "The Hours" at The Late Show with David
Letterman, this Tuesday - January 14 .
... Claire Danes, one of the most gifted actresses of the current
generation, takes on the title role here in a casting viewed by the
staff of BOP as something of ... Box Office Prophets
- Jun 28, 2004