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Claire Danes Has an Identity Issue

Claire Danes has an identity problem. Despite having a slew of movies and characters under her belt, she keeps getting called by the wrong name. “People call me Carrie all the time,” Claire Danes said during a TimesTalks event in New York City. She is, of course, talking about Carrie Mathison. The character is the lead on Homeland, the Showtime …

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Claire Danes Nabs Golden Globe Nomination, Will Go for Her Fifth Win

Claire Danes has a chance to win her fifth Golden Globe Award on January 11, after she was nominated this morning, yet again, for her role on Showtime’s original series Homeland. On the show, which has been renewed for a firth season, Danes plays a CIA operative named Carrie Mathison. Her performance has been recognized by the three major awards …

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Idina Menzel, Others Honored for Charitable Work

Idina Menzel, Iman, Claire Danes and others were honored Friday by Variety Magazine for charitable work in its “Power of Women: New York” issue. Other honorees Sarah Jessica Parker, Susan Sarandon and A&E President and CEO Nancy Dubac, were honored at a luncheon hosted by designer Zac Posen at Cipriani in Manhattan. Katie Couric, Gayle King, Josh Groban and others …

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Claire Danes Hijacks Seacrest Interview

Claire Danes looked nothing like Carrie from her hit show “Homeland” on the Emmys Red Carpet. She certainly didn’t act like her character when she totally interrupted an interview to enthusiastically greet her good friend Lena Dunham right in the middle of her telling E!’s Ryan Seacrest, that all through last year’s Emmys, she felt like urinating. Apparently the two …

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Claire Danes Almost Had A Very Different Career

Claire Danes, who is the cover girl for the newest issue of Vogue, says she was “stuck” after doing the film that won her several awards and accolades from her peers. In fact, she almost changed her career altogether. The 34-year old actress said she came away from “Temple Grandin”–in which she portrayed the real-life autistic doctor of animal science–on …

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Claire Danes Gets Backlash For Bipolar Comments

Claire Danes has a reputation for playing quirky characters–she got her big break on the teen drama “My So-Called Life”, playing a high-schooler looking for a place to fit in–and isn’t afraid to tackle roles that might be a bit outside the box for some actors. For instance, she played autistic doctor Temple Grandin in a film about her life. …

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