In some quarters, Dane Dehaan is considered as an upcoming Hollywood actor, but while we will not dispute the appositeness of that description, it is worthy to note that this young man has done amazingly well in the few years he has been around in the American movie industry. Notably, Dane has featured in prominent films like Chronicle (2012), Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014), A Cure for Wellness (2016) and a couple of others.
For his spectacular acting skills, his fans and movie watchers alike got all the more interested in learning about the background of this young American talent. Heightline.com got curious too and therefore decided to seek information about Dehaan. Our findings interested us for which reason we thought it best to share with you. Thank goodness you are here, so learn more below, about the man you might easily refer to as Andrew Detmer, Harry Osborn or Lockhart (movie character names).
Dane Dehaan’s Bio, Age
Addressed in full as Dane William DeHaan, Dane is an Aquarian who was born on the 6th of February 1986 in Allentown, Pennsylvania. His parents are Jeff (dad) who works as a computer programmer and his wife Cynthia Boscia – an executive at the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company better known as MetLife. His only known sibling is his elder sister who goes by the name Meghann Dehaan.
For school, Dane Dehaan was enrolled at Emmaus High School located in Emmaus, Pennsylvania. His parents did everything they could possibly do to give him a normal and balanced childhood including encouraging his interest in acting. Dane studied at his high school for three years, participating in the school plays and performing in the community theater until the end of his junior year. For his high school senior year, Dehaan went to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts where he finished high school and also began his undergraduate studies and graduated in the year 2008.
Following his graduation, he made his screen debut in an episode of Law & Order Special Victims Unit in 2008, prior to which he was a stage understudy in American Buffalo, as well as participated in the short drama Woodrow Wilson in 2005. Then came a role for him as Gill in Amigo, a drama movie, At Risk and The Front as the character Cal Tradd in both films released in 2010.
Dane Dehaan’s performances in the few movies he was on at the beginning of his career got critical acclaim for which reason more roles came his way. He portrayed the character of Andrew Detmer in Chronicle which turned into a huge commercial success as it brought in $ 126.6 million from its $ 12 million budget. His role in the movie earned him the Breakthrough Performance of the Year and Golden Schmoes Awards, both in 2012.
Other notable works he has done since then include Lawless (2012) as Cricket Pate, Two Lovers and a Bear (2016) as Roman, and Tulip Fever (2017) as Jan Van Loos. He has equally appeared on television shows like In Treatment (2014) as Jesse D’Amato, and Timbo in True Blood (2011).
So far, his commendable acting skills have seen him take home the 2013 Hamptons International Film Festival Award in the category of Breakthrough Performer for his role in Kill Your Darlings (2012) where he acted as Lucien Carr. Earlier in 2010, he won the Obie Award for his work in The Aliens.
Dane William Dehaan’s career is no doubt still very much young, but considering how impressive he has performed in the few works he has been in, there is no doubt that this Allentown, Pennsylvania born actor will in no distant time be numbered among the actors whose paychecks run in millions. While we wait and watch him get there, his net worth has been obtained to be about $750. 000.
Who Is His Wife?
Dane Dehaan is a married man, he is married to actress Anna Wood. Anna, in her own standing, is a recognized American film, stage and television actress popular for her role as attorney Jamie Sawyer in the 2013 NBC television series titled Deception.
She was born in Mount Airy, North Carolina on December 30, 1985, which makes her barely 2 months older than her husband. Records of her acting career have her first major work as an actress to be Cold Case – a 2009 television series where she acted as Kristi Duren in season 7 episode 6. Other works she has done over the years include Trooper (2013) as Dakota, Falling Water (2016) as The Woman in Red. She also acted in the 2012 film Chronicle with her husband as the character Monica while in 2010, she had played the role of Claire in Nice Guy Johnny.
Dane Dehaan and Anna Wood met in 2006 and began their friendship and as they got older, their friendship blossomed into a dating relationship which subsequently led to their marriage on June 30, 2012. The two are parents to Bowie Rose DeHaan; their daughter who was born on April 2, 2017, and they all live in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Height And Other Interesting Facts
- Dane stands at a height of 1.73 m or the equivalent of 5 feet 7 inches.
- One of his hobbies is playing golf and he has been spotted a couple of times participating in charity events.
- He has been active as a professional actor from 2008 to the present time.
- His career has seen him play a fictional version of himself in I Bet My Life, a music video of Imagine Dragons.