|Real Name/Full Name||Dana Welles Delany|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Dana Delany|
|Birth Place:||New York, New York, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||13 March 1956|
|Age/How Old:||67 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 168 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 62 Kg
In Pounds – 137 lbs
|Hair Color:||Dyed Red|
|Parents Name:||Father – Jack Delany
Mother – Mary Delany
|Siblings:||Sean Delany (Older Brother), Corey Delany (Younger Sister)|
|School:||Phillips Academy Andover|
|Boyfriend:||Michael O’Keefe (1984), Henry Czerny (1993 – 1996), John Sacret Young (1990 – 1992), Don Henley (1987), James Woods (1985 – 1986), Treat Williams (1981 – 1984), Dave Holmes, John Kerry, Robert Blake|
|Net Worth:||$12 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Dana Welles Delany is an American well-known actress who got numerous awards for her acting in television shows and in various silver screen projects. This renowned actress first appeared in a TV show in her early ages, which gave her the chance to act as her profession for her whole life accordingly.
This famous actress got the breakthrough in this medium with the help of the TV series that happened between 1988- 1991 in Colleen McMurphy on the ABC television drama China Beach. Delany is famous for her acting and for giving her voice in various TV shows and animated films positively. In short, she can be called an actress as well as a voice artist at the same time.
Well, how well do you know about Dana Delany? If not much, here is what we know about Dana Delany to date.
Biography and Early Life
Delany was born on March 13, 1956, in New York City in the house of Mary and Jack Delany, of Irish and English descent. In the family of five members, this famous actress has a sister and brother named Sean and Corey. Though raised by Roman Catholic, she had an immense interest to come into the profession of acting from her very early childhood. After watching many Broadway shows with her family, this young child possessed the interest of being an actress of her contemporary time.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Dana Delany in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Dana Delany’s age is 67 years old as of today’s date 19th March 2023 having been born on 13 March 1956. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 168 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 137 lbs in Pound and 62kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Hazel and hair color is Dyed Red.
After completing her primary education from a local school of Stamford, this actress got her admission to Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts, for her senior year, where she got a co-educational class with numerous famous personality of that time, such as jazz composer Bill Cunliffe, sculptor Gar Waterman, writer Nate Lee, editor Sara Nelson, restaurateur Priscilla Martel and many more.
From this time, she used to appear in various shows and plays organized in this organization by her classmates and the teachers of that school. This renowned actress of all time completed her graduation from Cum Laude Society in 1974 among 378 seniors.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Work is the main thing and priority in the life of this dedicated actress as she never noticed anything beyond her characters in various shows and plays. She never married in her whole life. Even getting information about her personal life and her boyfriend is tricky as there cannot be any rumor about the love life of this caress accordingly.
However, she has mentioned in many interviews that she can feel the lack of her own family and the lack of not having children of her own. In an interview given in the year 2006, she said, “I turned 50, and I’m ready to get married… I don’t know who he is yet, but I’m ready… He has to be smart, funny and kind.”
Is Dana Delany Lesbian?
No, this successful actress of America is not a lesbian though she did not marry but have much information regarding her love affairs. It can be said that she got a hidden desire of got married in her late 40s.
From 1992-1998 she got appeared in back to back films which are titled as Light Sleeper (1992), Tombstone (1993), Exit to Eden (1994), The Margaret Sanger Story (1995), Fly Away Home (1996), True Women (1997), and Wide Awake (1998). At the same time, she got massive recognition for giving voice in various animated movies such as DC Animated Universe, as Andrea Beaumont in Batman: Mask of the Phantasm and Lois Lane in Superman: The Animated Series, Justice League and Justice League Unlimited. She has appeared in leading roles of many TV series such as Pasadena (2001), Presidio Med (2002–2003), and Kidnapped (2006–2007).
- In 1989, she got Primetime Emmy Award for China Beach.
- Best Actress in a Quality Drama Series in Viewers for Quality Television Award for China Beach in the same year
- Best Actress in a Quality Drama Series in Viewers for Quality Television Award in the year 1990
- Best Actress in a Quality Drama Series again for China Beach in the year 1991
- Best Performance in a Comedy Series in PRISM Award in the year 2009 and many more.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Dana Delany in 2023
The net worth of this well-known and well-recognized actress of America is $12 Million as of last estimated in 2023. She has earned the majority of her wealth by working in movies and doing brand promotions.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Her grandfather invested in a toilet valve that can be used still in recent times.
- She gave the voice of Lois Lane in the animated series Superman from 1996-2006.
Dana Welles Delany got her popularity for being an actress and a voice artist, for which she has been honored with various awards and felicitations. The dedication and hard work she showed during her career returned with her followers and admirers’ love and affection.