- Faith: Christian
- Career: Actress
- Birthday: April 12, 1979
- Accomplishments: Screen Actors Guild Awards, Golden Globe Awards
- Fun Faith Fact!:
Claire's mother ran a daycare out of their loft apartment in Manhattan.
Claire Danes shot to stardom with her role as Angela in My So-Called Life, with Jared Leto, and her role in the modern-day feature film adaptation of Romeo + Juliet. Her more recent role as Carrie in the television series Homeland, which added to her award tally.
In 1998, she was accepted to Yale University, but ceased her studies as a psychology major after two years with an incredibly busy professional schedule.