Hugh Dancy is an English actor and model. He is best known for his roles as Will Graham in the television series Hannibal for which he was nominated for a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series and as Prince Charmont in Ella Enchanted. In 2006, he was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for his portrayal of Earl of Essex in the HBO miniseries Elizabeth I.

Dancy was born on June 19, 1975 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, UK as Hugh Michael Horace Dancy, to Sarah Ann, who works in academic publishing, and Jonathan Peter Dancy, a philosophy professor and writer. He was raised in Newcastle-under-Lyme. He has a brother, Jack, and a sister, Kate.

By the end of 1999, Dancy’s career had really begun to heat up with the title role in the Hallmark Hall of Fame mini-series David Copperfield; a part in the TV movie Madame Bovary; and a guest appearance on the TV series Relic Hunter.

Hugh Dancy Height, Weight & More

Hugh Dancy Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)

Hugh Dancy Height: 5′ 10½” (179 cm)

Hugh Dancy Shoe Size/Feet Size: 10 (US)

Hugh Dancy Zodiac Sign: Gemini

Hugh Dancy Net Worth: $24 Million

Hugh Dancy Hair Color: Dark Brown

Hugh Dancy Eye Color: Blue

Date Of Birth: 19 June 1975

Birth Place: Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, UK

Nationality: British

Race/Ethnicity: White
(English, as well as 1/16th Welsh and 1/16th Scottish)

Education: University of Oxford, Winchester College, St Peter’s College, Oxford, Dragon School

Spouse: Claire Danes (m. 2009-)

Parents: Sarah Dancy, Jonathan Dancy

Children: Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy

Siblings: Jack Dancy (Brother), Kate Redman (Sister)


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