The wiki of Hugh Dancy reveals him to be a celebrated English actor and model. He became popular after portraying the role of Will Graham in the television series entitled “Hannibal.” Till date, he has been starred on numerous movies including King Arthur, Black Hawk Down, Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return, The Wildest Dream and much more. For his contribution and fabulous performances, the actor has earned nominations for Critics’ Choice Television Award for the category of “Best Actor in a Drama Series” for two times. As of now, he is seen regularly on the television series, The Path as Cal Roberts. Hugh Dancy resides in the United Kingdom with his wife Claire Danes (actress) and a son named Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy. Let’s explore in detail about Dancy’s wiki below:
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Early Life and Education
According to his biography, Hugh Dancy was born on June 19, 1975, which makes his age be 43 years old now. His place of birth is in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, the United Kingdom. He spent his childhood days in Newcastle-under-Lyme. His real name/ birth name is said to be Hugh Michael Horace Dancy and was born to the parents named Sarah Ann Dancy (mother) and Jonathan Dancy (father). His mother Sarah is said to be working for an academic publishing whereas his father Jonathan is a philosophy professor who is enrolled at the University of Reading and the University of Texas at Austin. Talking more about his family life, he has a brother named Jack Dancy, younger to him. Jack is known for being the co-director of the travel company, Trufflepig Travel. Likewise, he has a sister named Katharine Sarah Redman. Regarding his education and academic achievements, he went to the Edenhurst Preparatory School for around five years until he reached the age of 10. After that, he attended Dragon School for three years and then moved to the Winchester College. He studied under poet and playwright Francis Warner by joining St Peter’s College, Oxford.
Career and Professional Life
After completing his graduation, Dancy moved to London with a dream to be a success in the field of acting industry. He was signed by Ros Hubbard and agent Dallas Smith which became a great breakthrough in his professional acting career. He made his acting debut by appearing in the 1998’s television series, “Trial & Retribution as Robert Bellini.” He was also featured in The New Adventures of Robin Hood and also Dangerfield in the same year.
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Dancy was the part of Cold Feet by portraying the role of Danny and appeared as Michael Woodley in Kavanagh QC. With the beginning of the new century, he was featured in three television series named Madame Bovary, Relic Hunter and David Copperfield in 2000. His role as Will Graham in the TV series “Hannibal” made him widely recognized and received a positive feedback from audiences and the entire industry. For that role, he was nominated for the category “Best Actor in a Drama Series” for two times during the Critics’ Choice Television Award.
Till date, he has been starred on numerous television series and movies. He is noted for appearing in the movies like Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return, The Wildest Dream, etc. He ha also contributed to other television series like The Path, Robot Chicken and Deadline Gallipoli.
In addition to television series and movies, he has also contributed to various theater shows including To the Green Fields Beyond, The Pride, Billy and the Crab Lady, Venus in Fur and much more. For his incredible performances, the British actor has earned numbers of nomination and awards in his name.
This British actor is a married man who celebrated his wedding ceremony in France in 2009. His wife is none other than actress Claire Danes. The beautiful couple dated for a long time and finally decided to tie their knot. Claire Danes and his wife Claire Danes are happy with their wedding life and are blessed with a son named Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy (born in 2012).
Good news for all the well-wishers of Dancy! He is going to be a father of a second child which was announced in April 2018. He is living the happiest conjugal life that only a few people have been able to grab in this modern age. Talking about his past relationship, Dancy had encountered a romantic relationship with actress Anne Hathway. The duo dated from 2002 to 2004 for two years. Before that, he was also linked with Annie Morris in 1997
Hugh stands at the height of 5 feet and 11 inches and weighs perfectly making a balanced BMI figure. The English model looks awesome in his brown hair and blue eyes. His heroic looks have made people fall in love with him. As like other stars, he must be following a strict nutritional plan and workout schedules.
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Salary and Net worth
Hugh Dancy has an estimated net worth of $20 million. He has accumulated such an enormous amount of net worth from his multiple professions. Likewise, his wife has also amassed around the same figure of net worth from her career. As a successful actor, he has made numbers of titles, nomination and awards in his name. He is the winner of Saturn Award in the category of Best Actor on Television and has also received nominations for Critics’ Choice Television nominations Award in the category for Best Actor in a Drama Series for two times.
Wiki and Facts
Hugh currently resides in New York City, the United States with his family. His profile is prepared on Wikipedia, IMDb and some other popular wiki sites. His Facebook Page is reachable @hughdancy where the English actor has garnered more than 222k followers. An appreciation Instagram account dedicated to Hugh is available @hehughdancy.