Who is Cate Blanchett?
Cate Blanchett is an Australian actress and theatre director who has received two Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards.
Full Name: Catherine Elise Blanchett
Age: 50 years old
Date of Birth: May 14, 1969
Place of Birth: Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia
Father’s name: Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr.
Mother’s name: June Blanchett
Profession: Actress, voice actress
Net Worth: $85 million
Relationship status: Married
Height: 5 ft. 9 inches
Weight: 59 kg
Hair color: Blonde
Eye color: Blue
Early Life, Wiki, and Career:
She was born on 14 May 1969 in Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia. Her birth name is Catherine Elise Blanchett and she is currently 50 years old.
After graduation, she appeared in Bordertown (1995), Parklands (1996), Paradise Road (1997). Finally, she portrayed the leading female role opposite Ralph Fiennes and made her breakthrough.
She rose to fame after she appeared in the movie Elizabeth (1998) where she played Elizabeth I of England.
Her other appearances include in The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), The Lord of the Rings trilogy (2001–2003), The Hobbit trilogy (2012–2014), The Aviator (2004), Babel (2006), Blue Jasmine (2013), Carol (2015), Cinderella (2015), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Ocean’s 8 (2018), Where’d You Go, Bernadette (2019), and many more.
Family Life, Parents:
She was born to parents June Blanchett (Australian) and Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr. (American). Her mother worked as a property developer and teacher while her father worked the United States Navy Chief Petty Officer and later an advertising executive.
Sadly, her father died of a heart attack when she was in her 10. So, she was raised along with her siblings: Bob Blanchett (older brother), Genevieve Blanchett (younger sister).
Relationships, Boyfriend, Children:
Cate Blanchett is a married woman. She is married to screenwriter Andrew Upton on 29 December 1997. They met the first time in 1996.
The pair welcomed their first son Dashiell John Upton on December 3, 2001, and then another son Roman Robert Upton on April 23, 2004.
Their third son, Ignatius Martin Upton was born on April 13, 2008. The pair adopted a baby girl named Edith Vivian Patricia Upton on March 6, 2015.
She stands a height of 5 ft. 9 inches and she weighs 59 kg. Also, her body measurement is 34-24-35 inches and her bra size is 32B. Also, she has blue eyes and blonde hair.
Net Worth and Salary:
She has an estimated net worth of around $85 million and she has earned that sum of money from her career. Also, she earns around $12.5 million as her salary.
Social Media Account:
She is active on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. She has around 234k followers on Instagram, about 3.6k followers on Twitter, and around 13k followers on facebook.