Tag Archives: Claire Danes

Danes: Emmy nod is a nightmare

Claire Danes

Claire Danes says being nominated for an Emmy Award is like having “a nightmare come to life”.The Homeland star is nominated for outstanding lead actress in a drama series, a prize she also took home last year.Either way the vote goes, the actress ... Read More »

Danes studied hard for Homeland

Claire Danes

Claire Danes did "bipolar homework" for Homeland.The blonde actress is returning as CIA agent Carrie Mathison in the eagerly-anticipated third season of the award-winning TV show. Throughout the first two series audiences watched her alter ego struggle... Read More »

Alicia too stunning for TV

Alicia Silverstone

Alicia Silverstone was considered too beautiful for the lead role in My So-Called Life.Although Alicia, 16 at the time, was the first choice to star as Angela Chase in the cult US TV show, the part ended up going to Claire Danes. Claire was considered ... Read More »