Claire Danes

Claire Catherine Danes (born April 12, 1979) is a Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning American television, stage and film actress. She has appeared in roles as diverse as Angela Chase in My So-Called Life, as Juliet in Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo + Juliet, as Cosette in Les Misérables, as Yvaine in Stardust and as Temple Grandin in the HBO TV film Temple Grandin. She portrays Carrie Mathison in the Showtime series Homeland.