June 19, 1975
47 years old
5 ft 10 in | 178 cm
73 kg | 161 lbs
10 US | 43 EU
Hugh Michael Horace Dancy was born in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, on June 19, 1975, is an English actor.
Young Hugh Dancy first started performing in school theater productions.
He made big screen debut in war film Black Hawk Down (2001) in role as Sfc. Kurt Schmid.
He got his television debut in ITV police procedural drama series Trial & Retribution (1998) in role as Robert Belini.
Hugh's breakthrough performance came as Galahad in historical adventure film King Arthur (2004).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Journey's End" (2007) in role as Captain Dennis Stanhope, at Belasco Theatre.
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Hugh Dancy is 47 years old.
Hugh Dancy net worth is around 30 million dollars.
He was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama for his role as Adam Raki in romantic comedy drama film Adam (2009).
He was nominated for the Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Ensemble Performance for his role as Ted in thriller film Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011).
Ella Enchanted (2004) fantasy romantic comedy opposite Anne Hathaway and Lucy Punch
Basic Instinct 2 (2006) thriller with Sharon Stone and Charlotte Rampling
Blood and Chocolate (2007) fantasy horror opposite Agnes Bruckner and Olivier Martinez
Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) romantic comedy with Isla Fisher and Krysten Ritter
Hysteria (2011) biographical romantic comedy opposite Felicity Jones and Maggie Gyllenhaal
Our Idiot Brother (2011) comedy drama with Paul Rudd and Elizabeth Banks
He voiced Marshal Mallow in animated musical fantasy film Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (2013).
Late Night (2019) comedy drama with Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling
Downton Abbey: A New Era (2022) historical drama opposite Maggie Smith and Hugh Bonneville
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie and a Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television for his role as Earl of Essex in historical drama television series Elizabeth I (2005).
He won the Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television also was nominated for the Critics' Choice TV Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series and a Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television for his role as Will Graham in NBC psychological horror thriller television series Hannibal (2013-2015).
He was nominated for the Silver Logie Award for Most Outstanding Actor for his role as Ellis Ashmead Bartlett in Showcase drama miniseries Deadline Gallipoli (2015).
Daniel Deronda (2002) BBC One drama series in role as Daniel Deronda
The Big C (2011) Showtime drama series in role as Lee Fallon
The Path (2016-2018) Hulu drama series in role as Cal Roberts
Homeland (2020) Showtime espionage thriller series in role as John Zabel
The Good Fight (2020-2021) CBS legal drama series in role as Caleb Garlin
Law & Order (2022) NBC police procedural and legal drama series in role as Nolan Price
Attended Edenhurst Preparatory School in Newcastle-under-Lyme and Dragon School in Oxford.
Studied at Winchester College.
Graduated from St Peter’s College in Oxford, with a major in English.
Has younger brother, Jack and younger sister, Katharine Sarah Redman.
Has English, Welsh, and Scottish ancestry.
He was nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play for his role as Thomas Novachek in a play "Venus in Fur" (2011-2012), at Lyceum Theatre.
He portrayed Philip in a play "The Pride" (2010), at Lucille Lortel Theatre / MCC Theater.
Good friends with Sienna Miller, Mads Mikkelsen and Ewan McGregor.
He played Peter / Simon in a play "Apologia" (2018) at Laura Pels Theater.
Lives in New York City, New York, United States.
He dated Anne Hathaway (2002-2004) and Annie Morris (1997-2007).
He married actress Claire Danes in 2009, they have two sons, Cyrus and Rowan.