Facts of Catherine Elise Blanchett
|Full Name:||Catherine Elise Blanchett|
|Age:||51 years 1 months|
|Birth Date:||May 14, 1969|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
|Birth Place:||Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia|
|Father's Name:||Robert DeWitt Blanchett|
|Mother's Name:||June Blanchett|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Andrew Upton|
|Profession:||Actress, Theater Director|
|Education:||Ivanhoe East Primary School, Ivanhoe Girls' Grammar School, Methodist Ladies' College, University of Melbourne, NIDA|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Net Worth:||$45 million|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (English, Scottish, Cornish, Northern Irish, and French)|
|Waist Size:||27 inch|
|Bra Size:||32B inch|
|Hip Size:||36 inch|
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Cate Blanchett (Catherine Elise Blanchett) is an Australian actress. She is an award-winning actress and has given fabulous performances in movies like The Aviator, Notes on a Scandal, Elizabeth: The Golden Age, I’m Not There, and Carol. Her professional and personal lives are in great shape.
Cate Blanchett – Bio, Age (49 Years)
Cate Blanchett was born on 14 May 1969, in Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia. Her nationality is Australian and ethnicity is of English, Scottish, Cornish, Northern Irish, and French. Her mother June Blanchett was from Australia and worked as a property developer and teacher. Cate’s father Robert DeWitt Blanchett, was American and was in Navy Service then worked as an advertising executive.
Cate Blanchett has two siblings, an older brother Bob Blanchett (1968), and a younger sister Genevieve Blanchett (1971). After her father’s death, her mother has raised her alone. Cate’s school education was from Ivanhoe East Primary School and Ivanhoe Girls’ Grammar School. She then joined Methodist Ladies’ College and the University of Melbourne for only one year.
Cate has attended the National Institute of Dramatic Art and completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1992. After that, she started to develop her career in acting. Now at 49 years of age, Cate has achieved huge success as an actress. She is also a theater director.
Cate Blanchett – Career, Movies, Awards, Net Worth
Cate Blanchett has started first as a theater actress in a play Oleanna (1992). About theater acts, Cate has said,
“Theater is a space where you cross over from everyday life, because there are real people in that moment moving in front of you – you’re being invited to believe in a story and cross that bridge.”
Then in 1994, she appeared in TV drama Heartland. Her first film project as a supporting role was in Paradise Road (1997).
After this, Cate was featured in many big-budget movies like Elizabeth (1998), The Lord of the Rings franchise, The Aviator (2004), Babel (2006), The Hobbit (2012-14), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), and more. From these projects, not only her skills were recognized but she has also received awards and nominations.
Some of her other featured TV and movies are Ocean’s Eight, Song to Song, Manifesto, Carol, The Monuments Men, The Turning, Hanna, Robin Hood, Notes on a Scandal, The Good German, The Missing, Heaven, Bandits, The Gift, The Shipping News, and more.
So far, for Cate’s talents and performances, she has won 151 awards and has 184 nominations. Her winning includes two Academy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, and BAFTA Award. She also has received four Oscar nominations. Cate was also honored in 2018 with the title of the highest-paid actress in the world.
By appearing in several screen projects, Cate has collected a total net worth of $45 million. She is living a luxurious life with her husband and children.
Cate Blanchett – Husband (Andrew Upton), Children
Cate Blanchett got married back on Dec 29, 1997, to Andrew Upton. Andrew is an Australian playwright, screenwriter, and director too. His works include Carol (2015), Stories of Lost Souls (2005), and The Turning (2013).
This couple first met on the set of a play The Seagull. Since then, their relationship started. About the marriage proposal, Cate explained,
“I cooked him the worst meal. I somehow decided that to stuff a trout with walnuts and goat’s cheese would be a good idea, He ate it and then he asked me to marry him so clearly he was, I don’t know, hallucinating. He realized I couldn’t cook.”
Now, it’s been more than two decades of their wedding and still, this couple is living together with four kids (three sons and a daughter). The eldest is Dashiell John Upton (2001), the second is Roman Robert Upton (2004), then Ignatius Martin Upton (2008), and daughter Edith Vivian Patricia who is adopted.
Cate Blanchett – Body Measurements
Cate Blanchett’s looks are stunning. At 49 age also, she has maintained her slim body in good shape. Her height is 5 ft 9 inches, weight is 56kg, and body figure is 36-27-36 inches. The blonde hair and grey eyes of compliments her beautiful white skin tone. Cate wears a dress size of 2 US, a shoe size of 9 US, and a bra of 32B size.
Cate Blanchett – Social Media
Cate Blanchett is an actress with huge talents. Whenever she was featured in any movies, she has rocked that role. That is why she is a well-known face of Hollywood. However, she doesn’t have official accounts on social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
Besides this, Cate also has a website www.cate-blanchett.com where info about cate’s bio, career, pictures, etc are posted.
Reference: Wikipedia, IMDb, Cate Blanchett