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Cate Blanchett Biography Wiki

Cate Blanchett is an Australian actress. She is well known as one of the best actresses of her generation, she is also known for her work in independent films and blockbusters, as well as on the stage.

Cate Blanchett Age

How old is Cate? Blanchett is 53 years old as of 2022. She was born on May 14, 1969, in Ivanhoe, Australia. Cate celebrates her birthday on the 14th May of every year.

Cate Blanchett Education

Blanchett studied at Ivanhoe East Primary School. She continues her high school education at Ivanhoe Girls’ Grammar School and then Methodist Ladies’ College, where she explored her passion for the performing arts. Cate also studied economics and fine arts at the University of Melbourne but dropped out after one year to travel overseas. ALSO READ: Mishal Husain 

Cate Blanchett Height | Measurements

How tall is Blanchett? She stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 m). Yet, information regarding her other body measurements is currently not available. We will update her other body measurements once confirmed available.

Cate Blanchett Nationality | Ethnicity

Cate holds an Australian nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and raised in Ivanhoe, Australia. She is of white ethnicity/heritage.

Cate Blanchett Parents Family

Blanchett was born and raised by her parents in Ivanhoe, Australia. Her father, Robert DeWitt Blanchett Jr., a Texas native, was a United States Navy Chief Petty Officer who later worked as an advertising executive while her mother, June Gamble, worked as a property developer and teacher. Her parents met when Robert’s ship broke down in Melbourne. When Blanchett was ten, her father died of a heart attack, leaving her mother to raise the family on her own. Cate has two siblings named Bob born in 1968 and Genevieve born in 1971.

Cate Blanchett Husband | Married | Children

Is Blanchett married? Yes, She is happily married to a playwright and screenwriter Andrew Upton. The couple met in the mid-1990s and tied the knot on 29 December 1997. Cate and Andrew are proud parents of four, three sons named Dashiell John Upton born in 2001, Roman Robert Upton born in 2004, and Ignatius Martin Upton born in 2008, and daughter Edith Vivian Patricia Upton who was adopted in 2015.

Cate Blanchett Salary

Blanchett is known as one of the best actresses of her generation, she is also known for her work in independent films and blockbusters, as well as on the stage earns an annual salary ranging from $1 million to $13 million.

Cate Blanchett Net Worth

Blanchett is an Australian actress who has an estimated net worth between $20 million to $60 million.

Cate Blanchett

Among her numerous accolades for her performances, she has received two Academy Awards, nine AACTA Awards, three British Academy Film Awards, three Critics’ Choice Movie Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, four Helpmann Awards, three Independent Spirit Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and awards from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, National Board of Review, National Society of Film Critics, New York Film Critics Circle, and Venice Film Festival. Her performance as Katharine Hepburn in The Aviator made her the only actor to win an Oscar for portraying another Oscar-winning actor.