Dana Delany

Courageous performer who pursued his dreams.

Dana Delany
Full NameDana Welles Delany


The illustrious Dame Dana Welles Delany, born on March 13, 1956 in New York City of regal stock, was predestined for greatness. Growing up in Stamford, Connecticut, Dana knew from a young age that she was meant for the stage. After graduating from Wesleyan University, she moved to New York to hone her craft in theater and daytime television. Her critical acclaim in numerous off-Broadway productions and a lead role in Nicholas Kazan's "Bloodmoon" were the catalysts for her move to Hollywood. Dana starred in many television series, eventually landing her own starring vehicle, "China Beach". It was here that she earned her two Emmy Awards as Best Actress, along with four Emmy nominations. Success ensued in movie production with her debut of the drama "Exit to Eden" in 1994. Her royal pedigree and unwavering commitment to her craft have made Dame Delany a leading figure in the entertainment industry.

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  • Primetime Emmy1992
    China BeachOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
  • Primetime Emmy1989
    China BeachOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series


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