Facts

Name: Cate Blanchett
Birth Name: Catherine Elise Blanchett
Date of Birth: May 14, 1969
Place of Birth: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Haircolour: Natural brown
Eyecolour: Blue (but it’s been said you can never really tell, because they change color)
Height: 5’8″ (1.78m)
Shoe size: 6 (39)
Education: Melbourne University in Melbourne, Australia (majored in Art History)
National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney, Australia (graduated in 1992)
Husband: Screenwriter and film editor Andrew Upton Cate met screenwriter Andrew Upton during the making of Chekov’s The Seagull in 1997. The couple married in the Blue Mountains National Park of New South Wales on December 29, 1997
Father: Robert Blanchett, advertising executive and former Naval officer (died in 1979 of heart attack)
Mother: June Blanchett, businesswoman and former teacher
Siblings: Older brother Bob Blanchett (computer programmer) and younger sister Genevieve Blanchett (theatre designer)
Sons: Dashiell John Upton (born on December 3, 2001, named after Andrew’s favorite novelist, Dashiell Hammett) and Roman Robert Upton (born on April 23, 2004 in London)