Cate Blanchett Bio
Catherine Elise Blanchett, Known as Cate Blanchett is one of the most popular Australian actors and producers worldwide. She has worked in all kinds of movies, spanning all genres. She is an avid theatre fanatic having produced and acted in numerous plays back in Australia.
In 2018, she also broke the highest-paid list by having earned a whopping amount of money, which we shall discuss more throughout this article. She has won the Tony Award and two Academy Awards as well, making her career truly remarkable
Cate Blanchett Height, Age, And weight
Cate Blanchett height is 174 cm. She is quite tall, and this builds up her aura as an actress. She is 53 years old and weight approximately 55 kg.
Cate Blanchett Early Life And Education
Cate Blanchett is from Australia and was born on 14 May 1969 and raised in Melbourne. Her father, unfortunately, passed away when Cate was still quite young due to a heart attack. She has 2 other siblings and is the middle child.
Cate often described her younger years as quite expressive and vocal. She used to dress masculine while going to school and even once shaved her head completely. Her love for theatre and acting was discovered and nurtured in high school.
Her plan in life initially was not known so she enrolled for an Economics degree at the University of Melbourne. She did not enjoy her studies so she soon dropped out.
During her travels to Egypt, she was offered a role in a local movie. She enjoyed acting so much that she moved back to Australia and started working in local plays and shows.
Cate Blanchett’s Career
The biggest break in her acting career happened while she worked on the ‘Lord of the Rings’ franchise as an elf. The movies were such a massive hit that they allowed Blanchett to explore and diversify her roles, as she was established by then.
She acted in the movie “Aviator” and went on to win an Academy Award for her role as a supporting actress. She soon broke the list and was on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list. She’s also been named highly influential by the Times Group.
She was heavily involved with the Sydney Theatre Company and continued to act in and direct several plays throughout her career. One of her roles with the theatre company even debuted on Broadway soon after in 2017.
Cate Blanchett’s Relationship
Cate Blanchett is happily married to Andrew Upton. He is also a fellow screenwriter and producer and they tied the knot in 1997. They have four children together. They used to live in England but moved back to Australia as she felt being close to family and her theatre company would benefit them as a family.
Net Worth Of Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett reportedly sits on a wealth of $45 Million. Her major sources of income have been from film and theatre. She is also the sponsor of Giorgio Armani’s women’s perfume collection and Brand Ambassador of Louis Vuitton since 2012 and now became Home Ambassador for LV.
Cate Blanchett Social Media
She has a massive fan following on Instagram. She has around 400,000 followers.
She does not use Twitter that much and has a relatively small following of 5000.
Cate Blanchett News Updates
Cate Blanchett is all set to return to the big screen and is reportedly cast in the highly anticipated “ The School for Good and Evil”. It is one movie that most fans worldwide were pleasantly surprised to hear about, and she is all set to star alongside a really expensive cast.
The release date has not yet been announced but is anticipated to be released around October of this year. Cate’s voice can be heard narrating the trailer.
Cate Blanchett also becomes House Ambassador for Louis Vuitton, featuring the luxury Italian fashion house’s latest campaign- Spirit, jewelry collection.
Faqs About Cate Blanchett :
Ans- Cate Blanchett is from Ivanhoe, Australia.
Ans- Cate Blanchett birthday is on 14 May 1969
Ans- Andrew Upton is Cate Blanchett’s husband
Ans- Around $45 million is Cate Blanchett’s net worth
Ans-Cate Blanchett have four children- Dashiell John Upton, Edith Vivian Patricia Upton, Roman Robert Upton and, Ignatius Martin Upton.
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