Hugh Dancy is known as an English actor and model. Hugh Dancy age is 42 years old and was born on 19th June 1975 in a place called Staffordshire which lies in West Midlands of England. He is famous for his roles in the TV series Hannibal and Ella Enchanted. Hugh was born as the eldest child from his parents. His father Jonathan Dancy was a Philosopher and a college professional as well. His mother Sara Dancy was an academic publishing professional. As a child, Dancy studied at a boarding school where he grew up as a rebellious youth as he became habitual of drinking, smoking and messing around. He is currently enjoying family life.
He has a son named Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy with his wife Claire Danes. Hugh completed his graduation from Oxford University majoring in English literature and language. Soon after graduation, he began his acting career while working as a bartender to pay bills. Hugh landed acting debut in the year 1998 on British television. Throughout his initial years, he appeared in such popular shows like The New Adventures of Robin Hood and TV movie called Madame Bovary. He then worked on the London stage in To the Green Fields and Beyond, under the direction of Sam Mendes of American Beauty Fame. He grasped the attention of American audiences in the year 2000 through his splendid performance in the Hallmark Hall of Fame miniseries Copperfield in which he was casted opposite Sally Field. After he became popular among American audiences, he then landed a role on his first American feature film in a military-thriller Black Hawk Down. It was then followed by more box office blockbuster movies like Ella Enchanted, King Arthur and Confessions of a Shopaholic. His fame and dashing looks made him a model for Burberry Britt from the year 2004 to 2005. Throughout the year 2006, Dancy experienced an unproductive career as he appeared in the heavily panned Basic Instinct 2. However soon he rose back, earning an Emmy nomination for Elizabeth I. In 2012, he earned a Drama Desk Award for Venus in Fur. In 2015, he was seen in an Australian TV series titled Deadline Gallipoli which was firstly telecasted on Foxtel’s Showcase channel on 19th and 20th April of that year. Hugh Dancy is known as an English actor and model. Last year he was seen in the television series titled The Path. Hugh Dancy net worth is estimated somewhere around $ 20 million as of today including the lump sum earnings of him from his movies.
While talking about his personal life, Hugh Dancy met actress Claire Danes from HBO’s Homeland during the filming of Meryl Streep movie Evening. The couple fell in love and dated for sometimes. The couple tied a knot secretly in France in 2009. It seems that there is no trouble in paradise as there are no such rumors of Hugh Dancy wife having extra marital affairs and all that.
Hugh Dancy height is 5 feet and 11 inches tall. His inspirational bio is featured by internet movie database A.K.A IMDB and the world’s leading wiki site Wikipedia. On the other hand, he is equally famous among his fans and supporters through social networking platforms like Facebook and Twitter where he is followed by a larger numbers of fans. One can get more on Hugh Dancy Bio in Wikipedia.