Hugh Dancy Height Weight Age Net Worth

Hugh Dancy

Hugh Dancy
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Birth Date

June 19, 1975


48 years old


United Kingdom

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 10 in | 178 cm

Net Worth

$30 Million


73 kg | 161 lbs

Shoe size

10 US | 43 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Hugh Michael Horace Dancy was born in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, on June 19, 1975, is an English actor.

Young Hugh Dancy first started performing in school theater productions.

He made big screen debut in war film Black Hawk Down (2001) in role as Sfc. Kurt Schmid.

He got his television debut in ITV police procedural drama series Trial & Retribution (1998) in role as Robert Belini.

Hugh's breakthrough performance came as Galahad in historical adventure film King Arthur (2004).

He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Journey's End" (2007) in role as Captain Dennis Stanhope, at Belasco Theatre.

Hugh Dancy Height and Weight

How tall is Hugh Dancy and what is his weight? Hugh Dancy's height is 5' 10" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 178 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 161 іn pоunds or 73 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Hugh Dancy Age

Hugh Dancy is 48 years old.

Hugh Dancy Net Worth

Hugh Dancy net worth is around 30 million dollars.

Best Movies

He was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama for his role as Adam Raki in romantic comedy drama film Adam (2009).

He was nominated for the Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Ensemble Performance for his role as Ted in thriller film Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011).

Ella Enchanted (2004) fantasy romantic comedy as Prince Charmont

Basic Instinct 2: Risk Addiction (2006) thriller as Adam Tower

Blood and Chocolate (2007) fantasy horror as Aiden

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) romantic comedy as Luke Brandon

Hysteria (2011) biographical romantic comedy as Dr. Mortimer Granville

Our Idiot Brother (2011) comedy drama as Christian

He voiced Marshal Mallow in animated musical fantasy film Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (2013).

Late Night (2019) comedy drama as Charlie Fain

Downton Abbey: A New Era (2022) historical drama as Jack Barber

Best TV Shows

He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie and the Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television for his role as Earl of Essex in historical drama television series Elizabeth I (2005).

He won the Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television also was nominated for the Critics' Choice TV Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series and a Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television for his role as Will Graham in NBC psychological horror thriller series Hannibal (2013-2015).

He was nominated for the Silver Logie Award for Most Outstanding Actor for his role as Ellis Ashmead Bartlett in Showcase drama miniseries Deadline Gallipoli (2015).

Daniel Deronda (2002) BBC One drama series as Daniel Deronda

The Big C (2011) Showtime drama series as Lee Fallon

The Path (2016-2018) Hulu drama series as Cal Roberts

Homeland (2020) Showtime espionage thriller series as John Zabel

The Good Fight (2020-2021) CBS legal drama series as Caleb Garlin

Law & Order (2022) NBC police procedural and legal drama series as Nolan Price


Attended Edenhurst Preparatory School in Newcastle-under-Lyme and Dragon School in Oxford.

Studied at Winchester College.

Graduated from St Peter’s College in Oxford, with a major in English.

Has younger brother, Jack and younger sister, Katharine Sarah Redman.

Has English, Welsh and Scottish ancestry.

He was nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play for his role as Thomas Novachek in a play "Venus in Fur" (2011-2012), at Lyceum Theatre.

He portrayed Philip in a play "The Pride" (2010), at Lucille Lortel Theatre / MCC Theater.

Good friends with Sienna Miller, Mads Mikkelsen and Ewan McGregor.

He played Peter / Simon in a play "Apologia" (2018) at Laura Pels Theater.

Lives in New York City, New York, United States.


He dated Anne Hathaway (2002-2004) and Annie Morris (1997-2007).

He married actress Claire Danes in 2009, they have two sons, Cyrus and Rowan.