Who is Diane Lane?
Diane Lane is an American actress most widely recognized for her work in the film Unfaithful, which earned her several awards including Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations for Best Actress. One of the most talented and versatile actresses in Hollywood, Diane did not get meaty roles she desired at the start of her career and often end with commercially unsuccessful movies. Her performance in Unfaithful catapulted her to instant stardom and has since she has done a lot of challenging roles. Her acting credits include The Outsiders, A Walk on the Moon, The Perfect Storm, Cinema Verite, and Trumbo. She portrayed Martha Kent in Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and Justice League.
Diane Colleen Lane
Diane Lane was born on January 22, 1965, in New York City, New York, USA.
She is currently 54 years old.
Los Angeles, California, United States
Her ancestry is English, German, and Scots-Irish (Northern Irish).
Diane Lane attended Hunter College High School.
- Father – Burton Eugene Lane (Died 2002)
- Mother – Colleen Leigh Farrington (Playboy model and nightclub singer)
- Siblings – None
- Relatives – Carra Lathrop Lane (Paternal Grandfather), Nannie Mae Crawford (Paternal Grandmother), Leo Farrington (Maternal Grandfather), Violet Eleanor Biggs (Maternal Grandmother)
Diane Lane married Christopher Lambert in October 1988 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The couple had a daughter, Eleanor (born on September 5, 1993). They divorced in 1994.
She then married actor Josh Brolin on August 15, 2004. Together, they had lived for eight years and they divorced in 2013.
- Feet – 5 feet 7 inches
- Centimeters – 170 cm
- Meters – 1.7 m
- Kilograms – 55 kg
- Pounds – 121 lbs
- Measurements – 36-28-36
- Bust – 36 inches
- Waist – 28 inches
- Hip – 36 inches
- Bra Size – 34C
She wears a size 9 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 6 (US).
Diane Lane had her first acting job at the age of 13 years old when she was cast in the 1979 film A Little Romance as Lauren King.
Diane landed her first television gig in the Summer episode of the PBS TV series, Great Performances as Charity Royall in 1981.
Her portrayal in the film Unfaithful is still considered as one of her breakthrough works, which gained her critical acclaim. She won the Satellite, New York Film Critics Circle, and National Society of Film Critics awards for Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Drama) as well as received Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations for Best Actress.
Diane Lane has appeared in commercials and print ads for Neutrogena.
Diane Lane Favorites
- Favorite Beauty Products – Armani Crema Nera moisturizer, Power Fabric foundation, and Rouge Ecstasy lipstick
- Favorite Actors – Jane Fonda, Jessica Lange, Shirley MacLaine, and Susan Sarandon
Diane Lane Net Worth
Diane Lane has a net worth of $35 million.
Diane Lane Facts
She began acting at the age of six starring in theatre production. Her first acting role was in the theatre production of Medea at the La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club in New York.
At age 13, she turned down an offer to star in Broadway production of Runways, so that she would have a feature-film debut in George Roy Hill’s 1979 film “A Little Romance” opposite Sir Lawrence Olivier.
In August 1979, at age 14, Diane appeared on the cover of Time magazine.
In 2003, Diane was named one of People magazine’s “Most Beautiful People in the World”.
She gave audition for the role of Avery Bishop in Jerry Maguire, but unfortunately, the role went to Kelly Preston. She was also considered for the role of Ana in the remake of Dawn of the Dead, but it went to Sarah Polley.
In 2005, She was ranked at #79 on VH1’s The Greatest: 100 Greatest Kid Stars.
In 2015, she was named #45 by AskMen.com in their Top 99 Most Desirable Women list.
In 2018, Lane would star as Annette Shepherd in the final season of Netflix’s hit series House of Cards and can be seen in Steven knight neo-noir thriller film Serenity, scheduled for release in 2019.