The show’s story lines often have uncanny parallels to real-life politics — for instance, a conspiracy theorist populating social media with fake news. He wanted to spend time with a veteran who was wounded on a lot of levels — psychologically and emotionally and physically — and take seriously the sacrifice and the cost of making that commitment to your country. You recently squeezed in a movie, “A Kid Like Jake,” which debuted at Sundance.
That was an earnest effort to honor the work that veterans have done. Jim Parsons and I play Brooklyn parents who have a 4-year-old son obsessed with dresses and all things princess.
Back in the Nineties, however, he wasn't afraid to show a lighter side on set.
Danes allegedly became fed up with Di Caprio's habit of playing pranks on the cast and crew, while Leo in his turn found Danes annoyingly reserved and uptight.
Danes has never really talked about it — until now.
Leave it to Howard Stern to ask the tough questions. I just was in love with him and needed to explore that.” Danes chalks up the experience to age: “I was 24… I went through it.” Some might argue that it was probably scarier and harder for Parker, but we can see where Danes is coming from. It was Crudup whose public profile never really recovered.) But it’s all good now.
"I was just in love with him and needed to explore that and was 24," Danes said.
It does talk about gender issues and these ideas that we’re actively wrestling with right now. We’re going to take the longest frickin’ nap imaginable.
Danes went on to date actor Hugh Dancy, whom she married in 2009.
Claire Danes is an American actress, best known for her award-winning role as Carrie Mathison on the Showtime series Homeland.
But it’s about recognizing your child and finding the best way to usher them through the world.“Homeland” will end after Season 8. I would like just a little relief for my girl, because I think she earned it.
Before she was happily married to Hugh Dancy, with whom she shares a beautiful child, Claire Danes was in another, widely discussed relationship.
She is the daughter of sculptor and printmaking artist, Carla Danes and a photographer, Christopher Danes. She selected in Dalton School and as she perceived her adoration for expressions of the human experience from at an early stage, she learned at the Professional Performing Arts School and finished secondary school at the Lycee Francais de Los Angeles.