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By Jennifer Ambrose

Claire Danes lines the recent York native's enviable existence and career-from her early life growing to be up in big apple City's fashionable Soho district with hippie-artist mom and dad to her profitable first yr learning at Yale collage to her long term courting with Australian rocker Ben Lee. certain recognition is paid to the seriously acclaimed yet short-lived tv drama My So-Called existence. integrated are commentaries at the characters, episodes, and important and well known reactions to the convey, in addition to an account of the lovers' ongoing efforts to maintain it at the air. additionally lined are Danes's performances in motion pictures together with Little ladies, the way to Make an American duvet, domestic for the vacations, To Gillian on her thirty seventh Birthday, William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet, U-Turn, The Rainmaker, Polish marriage ceremony, Les Mis?rables, The Mod Squad, and Brokedown Palace. This biography will attraction not just to the hundreds of thousands of Claire Danes enthusiasts and picture buffs all over the world, but additionally to tv memorabilia creditors and the ratings of people that nonetheless adore My So-Called existence.

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Katie Holmes and Claire Danes have a number of things in common: both work constantly; both ar e twenty years old; both have some big-name support s (Clair e has Jodi e Foster, while Kati e has Kevin Williamson, the man behind Dawson s Creek, the Scream films, 54 and the ne w series Wasteland, wh o treats her like a little siste r an d helps her to ge t good parts); and both hav e stable families. Finally, both hav e their sight s se t o n highe r education . Holme s ha s been accepted at Columbia Universit y in New York, but she' s deferred her acceptance indefinitel y because sh e has a seven-year contrac t wit h her hit series .

That's a quality that people take for granted; I mean, it's a skill, and not everybody's capable of doing it. " The two ar e spotted al l over New York City these days, and thei r mutua l affectio n i s obvious . Anyon e wh o see s the m together can testify to that. For instance, in December of 1997, Twist 45 magazine reported that the two had been spotted at a Beck concert, not just nodding their heads in time to the music but really rocking out, kissin g an d holdin g hands . I n th e summe r o f 1998 , Clair e participated i n the annual fundraiser for the Pediatric AID S Foundation, a gala , celebrity-studde d affair .

Yet boys would never vie for her attentio n when she'd show up at the same places. "I mean, yeah, you get letters," said an exasperated Claire , "but they're , like , from prison. " While i n Rom e promotin g th e Europea n releas e o f Romeo + Juliet in February of 1997, Claire decided to go dancing. She and her cohorts troope d of f to a nightclu b packe d wit h beautifu l people , and Claire passed a memorable evening swaying her hips to the music partnered with one or other o f the four young Italian men she' d met in that charmed environment.

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