Dana Delany Biography
Dana Delany is an American Emmy Award-Winning Actress, Producer, and Activist who developed her fame through her role as Colleen McMurphy at the ABC television drama China Beach, where she two times won the Primetime Emmy Award, especially for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in the year 1989 and 1992.
Dana Delany Age
Actress Dana attained 67 years old as of 2023. She was born on March 13, 1956, in New York City. She usually celebrates her birthday every year on March 13. She, therefore, falls under the birth sign Pisces and also holds an American nationality.
Dana Delany Height
She has a height of 5 feet 7 inches which is equivalent to 1.7 meters.
Dana Delany Body Measurements and Weight
She has a well-shaped body measuring 34-25-35 inches weighing 62 kilograms (137lbs). In addition, she has a breast-waist-hip size of 37-25-35 inches and a shoe size of 8 (US).
Dana Delany Education
Dana attended the Phillips Academy which is located within Andover, Massachusetts where she was a member of the first school’s first co-educational class. She completed her high school education course from the academy in 1974 where she was honored with “cum laude.”
She later enrolled at Wesleyan University where she participated in theater performance as a major character. She later graduated with a degree in theater in the year 1978.
Dana Delany Family, Siblings
Dana comes from a Roman Catholic family. She was born in New York City, New York but was raised in Stamford, Connecticut with Irish ancestry. She is the daughter of Mary (mother) and Jack Danley (father) who unfortunately passed away in the year 1981 after suffering from pancreatic cancer. She also has an older brother named Sean Delany and a little sister named Corey Delany
Her grandfather is however believed to have invented a toilet valve ( a mechanism or the machine for filling water tanks, such as those found in flush toilets, while avoiding overflow and backflow.) that’s still in use.
Dana Delany Husband
Currently, Dana is single. However, she has been in relationships with different men; she started dating Henry Czerny who is a Canadian actor in 1994 whom she dated for almost three years, and later terminated their relationship in 1997 due to unaddressed issues. She also dated US senator and former United States Secretary of State, John Kerry whom she initially met at a veterans’ event in Washington.
In addition, she revealed that she was in a relationship with Robert Blake, who was accused of killing his second wife, Bonnie Lee Bakley.
Other men whom she dated include; Dave Holmes, Don Henley, Treat Williams, James Wood, and John Sacret Young.
Dana Delany Children
Dana doesn’t have any kids at the moment.
Dana Delany Salary
She afforded to accumulate a salary of $150k for every episode.
Dana Delany Net Worth
She has a net worth of $10 million. She has acquired all her wealth from his career for many years she has been serving as an actress, producer, presenter, and activist.
Dana Delany Movies
- 2017; Literally, Right Before Aaron
- 2013;Justice League: Flash Point Paradox
- 2010;Multiple Sarcasm
- 2010;Drunk Boat
- 2008;A beautiful life
- 2008;Flying Lesson
- 2007;Route 30
- 2005;Super Man Brainiac Attacks
- 2002;Mother Ghost
- 2000;The Right Temptation
- 1998;The Curve
- 1998;Wide Awake
- 1996;Fly Away Home
- 1995;Live Nude Girls
- 1994;Exit to Eden
- 1993;Batman, Mask of the Phantasm
- 1992;Light Sleeper
- 1998;Patty Hearst
- 1988;Moon over Parador
- 1986;Where a River Runs Black
- 1984;Almost you
- 1981;The Fan
Dana Delany Awards
Throughout her career journey, Dana has received different awards at different times like in the 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, 1992 she won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, 1991 she earned an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, in 1991 she received a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series Drama, in 1990 Dana was offered an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, she therefore in 1990 received a Golden Globe as the Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series Drama and lastly in 1989 she won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.
Dana Delany Body measurements and Facts
- Full Names: Dana Welles Delany
- Career / Profession: Actress
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: White
- Age: 67 years as of 2023
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- Date of Birth: March 13, 1956
- Birthday: March 13, every year
- Height: 5 feet 7 inches
- Weight: 62 kg
- Marital Status: Single
- Husband/Spouse: To be updated
- Children: To be updated
- Net Worth: $10 Million as of 2021
Dana Delany Residence
Her specific place of living is not disclosed.
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