Hugh Dancy Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth, and Other Facts

Hugh Dancy Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth, and Other Facts

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Talented British actor Hugh Dancy is one of the UK’s most noted young talents.


Interesting Facts about Hugh Dancy

  • His all-time favorite TV show is The Wire (2002).
  • Briefly lived in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, as a child where his father was working at the time.
  • [July 2012] Hugh and his wife, Claire Danes, are expecting their first child.
  • Hannibal: Antipasto (2015) is the only episode of Hannibal (2013) in which he does not appear.
  • Is good friends with Sienna Miller and Ewan McGregor.
  • Was voted “Prettiest Boy” and “Prettiest Girl” in college.
  • [September 2009] Married Claire Danes in France.
  • Stumbled into acting at age 13 after being sent to the school theater as punishment for misbehaving at school.
  • Graduated from Oxford University with a degree in English Literature & Language.
  • [2004] The face of the Burberry men’s fashion campaign.
  • [December 2012] First child, a boy named Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy, was born on December 17, 2012.
  • Was educated at Winchester College, England.

Personal Quotes by Hugh Dancy

I’ve not as yet found one hobby that would absorb me completely when I’m not working, but I have just bought a new apartment and didn’t quite bargain for the amount of effort and time and money that that absorbs.

- Hugh Dancy

I think I can lead a pretty anonymous life, yeah.

- Hugh Dancy

You can still have chemistry on screen without getting on with the person. But it just makes your job a lot easier if you don’t have to gird your loins, if that’s not quite the right phrase, every time you’re going to do a scene with that person.

- Hugh Dancy

Ireland. Great for the spirit – very bad for the body.

- Hugh Dancy

So to answer your question, I’m not entirely sure how I ended up where I am today, in the sense that nobody in my family is an actor. It just happened by mistake.

- Hugh Dancy