Cate Blanchett Biography and Family
Born in Melbourne, Australia on 19 May 1969, Cath Blanchett or Catherine Élise Blanchett began her career in Australian theater before shifting her focus to film work. She is known widely for her.
award-winning work in such movies as, ‘Elizabeth’, ‘The Lord of the Rings’ trilogy, ‘The Avtar’ and ‘The Curious Case of Benjamin Button’. She has created a mark in film industries with her extraordinary talent and enticing look. She grew up in Melbourne with other two siblings and went to Ivanhoe Primary School and later studied performing arts from the famous ‘Methodist Ladies College’ there in Melbourne with them and graduated from the national institute of drama in 1992, Sydney.
Her mother was a teacher and a property developer in her hometown, while her father (who was died when she was 10 years old) was initially a Navy officer but later worked as an advertisement executive. The Same year she joined the Sydney theater group and acted in many plays one of them is Electra. In 1995, her acting in play Hamlet attracted attention and eventually started working in TV series called Heartland. After that, she finally made her debut in a movie called The paradise road in 1997 & after that, it was an impossible to stop her. She acted in many awards winning movies like ‘Elizabeth’, ‘Cinderella’,’The Curious Case of Benjamin Button’,’Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit Trilogy’, & ‘How To Train Your Dragon 2’. She is also the first Australian to win a nomination for Academy Award for the same role in two different movies.
Net worth of Cate Blanchett in 2017:- $45 Million
According to the Richest and Forbes, the estimated net worth of Catherine is $45 million USD. This 45 years old actress having French and Scottish roots, skyrocket her annual income by performing outstanding characters in movies like Lord of the rings trilogy and The hobbit trilogy. Her annual income is staggering $4 million USD and here are some figures showing her earnings from some famous movies. Movie Hannah(2011) earned her almost $7,000,000 and from movie Robin Hood(2010) she made hefty $10,000,000. she was ranked as the 3 highest earning Australian actress for making the huge amount of $17.2 million between October 2012 and 2013 by BRW which is Forbes counterpart in Australia.
Cate’s family and relationship
Catherine is married to playwriter and screenwriter Andrew Upton in 1997 after they met on a TV show set and start dating him for a year. She has four kids 3 sons named Roman Robert Upton, Dashiell John Upton, Ignatius Martin Upton and one daughter named Edith Vivian Patricia Upton and one of them is adopted. And she has got best friends like Martin Freeman, Ken Stott & Ian McKellen. At age of 45, she is proving herself a great mother of four and a charming wife. Though there is not information about her early stages of life when it comes to relationships.
Cate’s house and car collection After living 10 years of her life in Brighton, England, Blanchett shifted to Hunter’s Hill in Australia and has been living there since 2006. Her dynamic Sydney mansion valued more than $10 million USD added $1 million to renovate the house along with all the facilities like Jacuzzi, Sauna, Cooking Island, Bar, and gym. The 4-storey structure reflects the Regency style of architecture with its contemporary features and elaborate decorations reflecting Greek and Egypt artistry.
When it comes to car collection it seems like she is not into Automobiles as she has only Toyota Prius ($32000), but who knows she might have a unrevealed collection of super and luxurious cars.
Fast facts about Catherine
* Cate Blanchett is also the patron and brand ambassador for AFI and SK-II cosmetic range.
* Her father died when she was 10 years old.
* She has scripted numerous success stories which eventually skyrocket her included in the list of 100 most influential people of the world by Time magazine, and one of the most successful personality by Forbes.
Cate Blanchett made her $45 million dollar fortune with Lord of The Rings and having favorite brands like Pepsi & Four Seasons. But how does this beautiful charming actress from Melbourne, Victoria, Australia spend her money that is just been said here? You can say she is the true source of talent and extraordinary skills in terms of acting and of course she is a great mother.