Cate Blanchett Biography
Cate also known as Catherine Elise Blanchett was born on 14th May 1969. Blanchett is an Australian actor as well as a producer. Regarded as one of the best actresses of her generation. Cate is known for her versatile work across independent films, blockbusters, as well as the stage. Additionally, Cate is the recipient of numerous accolades, including 2 Academy Awards, 3 British Academy Film Awards, 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards, and 3 Golden Globe Awards. Cate’s U.S. film debut was in 1997’s Paradise Road and she’s gone on to star in a number of lauded projects, for instance, The Talented Mr. Ripley, The Aviator, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, and 2 films about Queen Elizabeth I.
Cate Blanchett Age: Birthday
Catherine Elise who is popularly known as Cate Blanchett was born on 14th May 1969 in the Melbourne suburb of Ivanhoe. As of 2023, Cate will be celebrating his 54th birthday. Blanchett’s birth sign is Taurus.
Cate Blanchett Family: Parents and Siblings
Cate is the daughter of June Gamble and Robert DeWitt Blanchett Jr. Blanchett’s mother served as a teacher and a property developer whereas her father, Robert worked as an advertising executive and also served as the United States Navy Chief Petty Officer. Additionally, Cate’s father is an American and a Texan indigene while her mother is an Australian by nationality. Blanchett is from a family of 3 siblings, with her being the 2nd born. Bob Blanchett her elder brother was born in 1968 while her younger sister Genevieve was born in 1971.
Cate Blanchett Husband: Partner: Children: Daughter
Cate is happily married to her husband Andrew Upton who is an Australian screenwriter, playwriter, and director. Andrew and Blanchett own a company named Dirty Films they are also part of the lead at Sydney Theater Company, The duo met in 1996. The pair got married in 1997 and are blessed with 4 children namely Ignatius Martin Upton, Edith Vivian Patricia, Dashiell John, and Roman Robert. Upton and Cate are considered the power couples in Hollywood.
Cate Blanchett Education
Blanchett went to Ivanhoe East Primary School, Melbourne then proceeded to Ivanhoe Girl’s Grammar School for her secondary education. later graduated from Methodist Ladies College. In addition, Cate also studied Fine Arts and Economics at the University of Melbourne. After having a vacation in Egypt, Blanchett went back to Australia to study where she graduated in 1992 from the National Institute of Dramatic Art.
Cate Blanchett Movies and TV Shows
Thor: Love and Thunder 2022
Don’t look up -2021
Nightmare Alley 2021
Mrs. America 2022
Ocean’s 8 2018
Thor: Ragnarok 2017
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button 2008
Blue Jasmine 2013
I’m not there 2007
The Life Aquatic 2004
Little Fish 2005
Notes On A Scandal 2006
The Aviator 2004
Robin Hood 2010
Notes on a Scandal 2006
The Hobbit 2012
Cate Blanchett Net Worth
Blanchett is one of the best actresses in the world. cate has won multiple awards in her acting career for several years, hence there is also no doubt she has built a decent fortune. Blanchett is estimated to have a net worth of over $95 Million as of 2022.
Cate Blanchett Lord of the Rings
In 2001, Cate featured as the benevolent royal elf Galadriel in The Fellowship of the Ring, the first installment of The Lord of the Rings film franchise directed by Peter Jackson and based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien. Cate returned to the character for the 2nd and 3rd installments of the trilogy (reuniting with Elijah Wood, Orlando Bloom, Ian McKellen, and Liv Tyler, among other recurring Lord of the Rings cast members): The Two Towers, released in 2002, as well as The Return of the King, released in 2003.