Claire Danes

Claire Danes on Homeland Crying: I Don’t Care About “Being Beautiful On Screen”

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Claire Danes opens up about crying, marriage and getting older in the January issue of Glamour.

The actress is known for sobbing on her show “Homeland,” and tells the magazine that she’s actually liberated by her character’s strong emotions.

“I think people are made uncomfortable by uncensored expressions of emotion,” says Danes. “But, you know, that’s my job. I don’t have those fears. I really have never been concerned about being beautiful on-screen. That’s just not my jam.”

Claire Danes: “I Would Make a Lousy Stay-At-Home Mom” (PHOTOS)

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Claire Danes graces the February cover of Elle, in which the actress opens up about taking on her biggest role yet: motherhood!

“I’ve always wanted to have kids, but I’m glad I didn’t until now,” says Danes, who was eight months pregnant with baby boy Cyrus when she posed for the magazine

Check out photos from Danes’ Elle spread here!

MAG: Claire Danes “Quitting” Homeland to Be a “Full-Time Mom”

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Is “Homeland” losing its lead actress?

According to the National Enquirer, Claire Danes — who won an Emmy in September for her role on the hit Showtime series — is “secretly planning to leave the show after next season to be a full-time mom!”


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