Hugh Dancy

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

Dancy married American actress Claire Danes in 2009. The couple has one child.

Known For


Cast Credits

The Path (2016)
Starring as Cal Roberts (9 episodes)
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015)
Guest starring as Hugh Dancy
Deadline Gallipoli (2015)
Starring as Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett (2 episodes)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
Guest starring as Hugh Dancy
Hannibal (2013)
Starring as FBI Special Agent Will Graham (38 episodes)
The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
Guest starring as Hugh Dancy
Daniel Deronda (2002)
Starring as Daniel Deronda
Relic Hunter (1999)
Guest starring as Michel Previn