Cate Blanchett Bio
Facts of Cate Blanchett
|Age:||49 years 8 months|
|Birth Date:||May 14, 1969|
|Birth Place:||Ivanhoe, Australia|
|Father's Name:||Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr.|
|Education:||Ivanhoe East Primary School, Ivanhoe Girls' Grammar School, Methodist Ladies' College, University of Melbourne, NIDA|
|Profession:||actress and theatre director|
|Height:||5 feet 8 inches (1.74m)|
|Net Worth:||$ 45 million|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (English, Scottish, Cornish, Northern Irish, and French)|
|Waist Size:||24 inch|
|Bra Size:||34 inch|
|Hip Size:||35 inch|
If you know you are going to fail, then fail gloriously!
If I had my way, if I was lucky enough, if I could be on the brink my entire life - that great sense of expectation and excitement without the disappointment - that would be the perfect state.
I'm one of those strange beasts who really likes a corset.
There's this sense that of course you want to be famous. When you're a performer, of course you want an audience, but it's very, very different from courting fame.
I love Brighton. We lived in Lewes Crescent and it was the genesis of the rabbit hole in Alice in Wonderland, so magical.
Relationship Statistics of Cate Blanchett
|What is Cate Blanchett marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Cate Blanchett get married ? (married date):||December 29, 1997|
|How many children does Cate Blanchett have ? (name):||Four (Edith Vivian Patricia Upton, Dashiell John Upton, Roman Robert Upton, Ignatius Martin Upton)|
|Is Cate Blanchett having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Cate Blanchett lesbian ?:||No|
|Who is Cate Blanchett husband ? (name):||Andrew Upton|
More about the relationship
Cate Blanchett is a married woman. She is married to Australian playwright Andrew Upton. The pair first met in 1996 when they were working on the play ‘The Seagull’. The pair married on December 29, 1997. Furthermore, they have three children from the marriage, Dashiell John, Roman Robert, Edith Vivian Patricia Upton, and Ignatius Martin. The marriage is going strong as there is no news regarding any extramarital affairs at present.
Who is Cate Blanchett?
Cate Blanchett is an Australian actress and theatre director. People mostly recognize her for her roles in movies including ‘Elizabeth’, ‘The Aviator’, ‘Blue Jasmine’, ‘The Curious Case of Benjamin Button’, and ‘Carol’. Additionally, she is a two-time recipient of the prestigious Academy Awards.
Cate Blanchett’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Blanchett was born in Ivanhoe, Australia on May 14, 1969, to parents June and Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr. Her father was a United States Navy petty officer and her mother worked as a property developer and teacher. Additionally, she has an older brother who is a computer systems engineer and a younger sister who is a theatrical designer. She was raised by a single mother after her father died of a heart attack when she was 10. Additionally, she became interested in the world of acting since her childhood years. She is of Australian nationality. Furthermore, she belongs to a mixed ethnic background of English, Scottish, Cornish, Northern Irish, and French.
Talking about her education, Blanchett attended primary school in Melbourne at Ivanhoe East Primary School. Additionally, she later attended Ivanhoe Girls’ Grammar School and then Methodist Ladies’ College. Furthermore, she studied economics and fine arts at the University of Melbourne. However, she dropped out after one year to travel overseas. Eventually, she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from NIDA in 1992.
Cate Blanchett’s Career, Salary, Net Worth
Blanchett initially had her major stage role was in the 1992 David Mamet play ‘Oleanna’. Additionally, she also portrayed the role of Clytemnestra in a production of Sophocles’ ‘Electra’. In addition, she made her feature film debut in the 1997 Bruce Beresford’s film ‘Paradise Road’. In the same year, she also appeared in ‘Oscar and Lucinda’. She was able to turn heads after her outstanding performance in ‘Elizabeth’. In 1999, she appeared in ‘An Ideal Husband’, ‘Pushing Tin’, and ‘The Talented Mr. Ripley’. She played Lola in the 2000 movie ‘The Man Who Cried’. Since then, she has appeared in numerous other movies and television series. All in all, she has over 60 credits as an actress.
Some other movies and television series that Blanchett has appeared in are ‘Ocean’s Eight’, ‘Thor: Ragnarok’, ‘Song to Song’, ‘Manifesto’, ‘Carol’, ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’, ‘The Monuments Men’, ‘The Turning’, ‘Hanna’, ‘Robin Hood’, ‘Notes on a Scandal’, ‘The Good German’, ‘The Missing’, ‘Heaven’, ‘Bandits’, ‘The Gift’, and ‘The Shipping News’ among others. Additionally, she also has 3 credits as a producer and 1 credit as a director. Blanchett also appeared in the popular ‘Lord of the Rings’ franchise. To date, she has worked with some of the famous names in Hollywood including Woody Allen, Wes Anderson, Ron Howard, Terrence Malick, Anthony Minghella, Steven Spielberg, and Ridley Scott among others.
Blanchett has won two Academy Awards. Additionally, she has also received other four Oscar nominations. She has also won Golden Globe Award and BAFTA Award. All in all, she has 151 wins and 184 nominations to her name to date.
Blanchett has not revealed her current salary. However, she has an estimated net worth of around $ 45 million at present.
Cate Blanchett’s Rumors, Controversy
Blanchett became part of a controversy after she revealed that she and Sandra Bullock got ‘penis facials’ at Georgia Louise Atelier in New York. Additionally, she was also involved in another controversy when she revealed that she was sexually harassed by Harvey Weinstein. At present, there are no rumors concerning Blanchett’s life and career.
Cate Blanchett’s Body Measurement
Talking about her body measurement, Blanchett has a height of 5 feet 8½ inches or 174 cm. Additionally, she weighs around 59 kg or 130 pounds. She has a measurement of 34-24-35 inches or 86-61-89 cm. Furthermore, her hair color is blonde and her eye color is blue.
Cate Blanchett’s Social Media
Blanchett is not active on the social media. She does not have her official Twitter and Instagram account. Furthermore, she is not active on Facebook as well.
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