Dana Delany Biography
Dana Delany is an Emmy Award-winning American actress, producer, and activist best known for her portrayal as Colleen McMurphy on the ABC television drama China Beach, for which she won two Primetime Emmy Awards in 1989 and 1992, specifically for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.
How old is Dana Delany? – Age
She was born on March 13, 1956, in New York City.
Where did Dana Delany go to school? – Education
She was a part of the first co-educational class at Phillips Academy, which is located in Andover, Massachusetts. In 1974, she received “cum laude” for completing her high school education course at the institution. She later enrolled at Wesleyan University, where she performed as a significant character in a play production. In 1978, she received her bachelor’s degree in drama.
Dana Delany – Family
Dana was raised in a Roman Catholic household. She was born in New York City, but grew up in Stamford, Connecticut, and has Irish ancestry. Her parents, Mary (mother) and Jack Danley (father) died of pancreatic cancer in 1981. Sean Delany is her older brother, and Corey Delany is her younger sister. Her grandfather, on the other hand, is thought to be the inventor of the toilet ( a mechanism or the machine for filling water tanks, such as those found in flush toilets, while avoiding overflow and backflow.) That phrase is still used today.
Delany’s husband and children
Dana is single at the moment. She has, however, been in relationships with a variety of men. In 1994, she began dating Henry Czerny, a Canadian actor, whom she dated for over three years before calling it quits in 1997 owing to unresolved concerns. She also dated John Kerry, a former US Secretary of State and senator from Massachusetts, whom she met at a veterans’ gathering in Washington. She also revealed that she was seeing Robert Blake, who was charged with the murder of his second wife, Bonnie Lee Bakley. Dave Holmes, Don Henley, Treat Williams, James Wood, and John Sacret Young are among the men she dated.
What is Delany’s Salary?
She receives an estimated salary of $150,000 per year.
Delany Net Worth
Her net worth is estimated to be $10 million.
Dana Delany Career
Dana has won numerous honors throughout her career;
- an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in 1992
- a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Series in 2008.
- an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in 1991
- a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series Drama in 1991
- a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series Drama in 1990
- a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series Drama in 1989.