Claudia Black is one of the actresses on the continent who has arrived where she is today thanks to her tenacity over the years and, of course, her natural dexterity to play. The Australian is the recipient of several awards with a myriad of other recognitions and is best known for her work in Farscape from 1999 to 2003, Mal Doran and Pitch Black.
Claudia is also a well-known vocal actress with many vocal roles in the video games she has played in movies. Learn more about her below.
Claudia Black’s Bio & Age
Jules and Judy Black, both Australians and medical academics, are the parents of Claudia Black, Claudia was born on 11 October 1972 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
She was raised in their Jewish family as an only child and as she grew up, she lived several times in New Zealand, Spain, the United States, Canada, England and of course Australia. An Australian national, she identifies herself as a white ethnic group.
A young girl of school age, the future film star took private lessons at the Anglican Kambala School in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. While attending residential school and Girls’ Day, Claudia was considered a passionate athlete specializing in cricket, danced a lot, and, in the same vein, was a library worm. We can deduce from this that Black was a very well-balanced student in high school.
The details of her later studies were not made public, but based on what we know about her in high school, we can assume that she did the same thing in university and then graduated as is generally believed.
Claudia Black made her actress debut in 1992 with a two-part appearance in the TV series Home and Away where she played the character, Sandra. The following year, she recorded a series of comedians’ works as characters in Seven Deadly Sins, G.P., Police Rescue and A Country Practice.
The Australian actress continued to play in a few other television series at the time before gaining international recognition with the role of Officer Aeryn Sun in 88 episodes of Farscape which ran from the year 1999 to 2003.
This project earned her two nominations at the Saturn Awards as Best Actress in 2001 and 2002 before finally winning it in 2005 after taking over her character in the series – Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars (2004). Since then, Claudia has participated in much other television series, some of her recent works having been published in The Originals (2015) and Containment (2016).
Claudia Black began her career success in roles in successful commercial TV series in the 1990s. However, it was not until 2000 that she made her debut in a film starring Sharon “Shazza” Montgomery in Pitch Black. Eight years later, she played Vala Mal Doran in Stargate: L’Arche de la Vérité (2008) loved her very much. After this project, she played in other works including Rango (2011) as Angelique (voice), Rain from Stars (2013) as Donna and several others.
The actress is known to have played a myriad of vocal roles in video games, some of them include, but are not limited to: “Farscape: The Game” (2002) as Aeryn Sun, “Uncharted 2: Among Thieves” (2009) as Chloe Frazer, “Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor” (2014) as Queen Marwen, “Killing Floor 2” (2018) as Mrs Foster and several others.
For someone who has a myriad of works to her credit in movies, TV series and even vocal roles in some video games, Claudia Black certainly deserves everything she has earned and accumulated over the years. The Australian actress has a net worth of between $1.2 million and $2 million.
Family – Husband, Children
Jamie Oddie discovered that her missing rib was Claudia Black; the two would have started dating in 2001, got engaged in 2002 before getting married at the end of 2004. During their marriage, they gave birth to Odin Black and Viggo Black while the love that united them was still powerful. Nevertheless, after spending 12 years together as Mr. and Mrs., the couple ended their once-flourishing relationship with a divorce.
Claudia Black has a slender body that is 1.75 m or 5 feet 7 inches tall. At this height, she weighs about 54 kg, has a breast size of 37 inches or 94 cm, a waist of 25 inches or 64 cm and hips of 36 inches or 91 cm that complete her walk well. Black wears a bra size 34C, a shoe of 8.5 US and a dress of 6 US.
Quick Facts About Claudia Black
|Date of Birth:||October 11, 1972|
|Age:||46 years old|
|Height:||5 Feet 8 Inch|
|Birth Name||Claudia Lee Black|
|Weight in KG||54 KG|
|Married to||Jamie (m. 2004)|
|Children||Odin Black, Viggo Black|
|Divorce||Jamie (m. 2015)|
|Awards||2004 Saturn Award, Best Actress|
|Movies||Justice League: Doom|