Cate Blanchett

Catherine Blanchett is an Actress from Australia, She is also a director. She is very famous after her role as Elizabeth 1 of England. She did this performance in the year 1988 and from this, she got a big global recognition. She is famous for her versatile acting her theater productions.

Well, how well do you know about Cate Blanchett? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Cate Blanchett’s net worth in 2021, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography, and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Cate Blanchett to date.

Biography and Early Life

Catherine Elise Blanchett AC was born in the Melbourne district of Ivanhoe, Australia on 14 May 1969 to her parents June and Robert DeWitt Blanchett. Her mother was a property enhancer and also a high school teacher. Her father worked as a United States Navy officer after few years of work he started working as an advertising executive.

She had two siblings one was an elder brother who worked as a system engineer and one younger sister who worked as a designer in a theatre. She was at the age of 10 when her father passed away due to cardiac arrest. All three children were brought up by their mother, Their mother supported them in every step they took in life.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Cate Blanchett in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Cate Blanchett’s age is 52 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 14 May 1969. Though, she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 174 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 123.4 lbs in Pound and 56 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Grey and hair color is Golden Yellow.


Catherine Blanchett graduated from the national Institute of Dramatic Art in the year 1991. After that her acting career began , she started taking roles in the year 1992 in Electra. She started gaining fame and attractions all over the world and she went on to reach the heights when she performed the role of Elizabeth 1 in the film in the year 1998.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Catherine Blanchett met Andrew Upton in the year 1996 on the sets of a TV show after a few months they started dating each other and in the year 1997 on December 29 they both got married. They both have three sons and a daughter. John was born in the year 2001, Robert was born in the year 2004, Martin was born in the year 2008 and Their single daughter Edith was adopted in the year 2015. She along with her husband returned to their hometown in Australia in the year 2006. They live in Sydney Suburb hill happily.

Is Cate Blanchett Lesbian/Gay?

As far as sexual orientation is concerned, Catherine Blanchett is not a lesbian. She dated Andrew for a year and then they both got happily married. She is also a mother of 3 children which totally proves that she is straight and is happy with her life.

Professional Career

She started her career in the year 1992, She had the main role opposite of Geoffery Rush. In the very year, she also got featured in a movie as Clytemnestra. According to some sources, it is said that her debut movie was planned to be made as an Australian-based nurse, the movie was of World War II. She started gaining fame and attractions all over the world and she went on to reach heights when she performed the role of Elizabeth 1 in the film in the year 1998.

She was already very famous, but she gained a lot of fans and love across the globe after her work in the Oscar-winning blockbuster series ‘The Lord of the Rings’.  In 2006, she was featured with Brad Pitt in a drama known as Babel, which made her be nominated in seven awards. Very recently in the year 2017, she was featured in a company based on Sydney theatre which is being directed by John Crowley.


She has been honored with many awards and titles throughout her career. Some of those awards and achievements are as follows

  • In the year 2014, She was nominated for the Best Actress Academy Award.
  • She was won the Three Screen Actors Guild awards till date.
  • She has won three BAFTAs awards as Supporting Actress.

Apart from the awards, she has also won Love, fame, fans all across the globe with her hard work and dedication.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Cate Blanchett in 2021

As of 2021, Catherine Blanchett has an estimated net worth of $100 million. She has made most of her wealth from acting and she is also considered one of the most reputed Australian-American Actresses. After her debut to date, she has been extremely successful. She is one of the few actresses across the globe who has won so many unique prestigious awards due to her hard work, talent, skills.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She was about to make her debut in a movie which was made in WW2 but later on she was replaced.
  • In the year 2007, she was among the Top 100 most influential people in the world.

Catherine Blanchett is an Actress from Australia, She has left a great impact on people due to her acting. She has influenced a lot of people not to give up on life. If you work hard you can achieve anything. She was featured in the Top 100 most influential persons in the world in the year 2007.


Facts of Catherine Elise Blanchett AC

  • Gender Female
  • full nameCatherine Elise Blanchett AC
  • birthplaceIvanhoe, Australia
  • Date of Birth May 14, 1969
  • Age 55 years 2 months
  • Horoscope Taurus
  • Lucky Number 8
  • Lucky Stone Emerald
  • Lucky Color Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn
  • nationalityAmerican, Australian
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$100 million
  • professionAustralian-American actress and director
  • weightIn Kilograms – 56 Kg, In Pounds – 123.4 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 174 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorGolden Yellow
  • eye colorGrey
  • high schoolN/A

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