We’ve always had a soft spot for world-acclaimed celebrities who in spite of their busy schedule and affluence still find time to engage in charitable activities. Diane Lane, a celebrated American actress is one of such people. She is best known for her roles in films like ‘My Dog Skip’, ‘Man of Steel’, ‘Unfaithful’, ‘Batman v Superman’, ‘The Perfect Storm’, ‘The Outsiders’ and several others.
Despite her busy career engagements, she has created time for many charitable organizations like Artists for Peace and Justice, a charitable organization in Hollywood that takes the responsibility of supporting Haiti relief, and Heifer International focusing on ending world hunger.
Diane Lane Age and Early Life
The famous actress cum Photographer was born in New York City on the 22nd day of January 1965 to Colleen Leigh Farrington (mother) who earned a living working as a nightclub singer and Burton Eugene Lane (father) a cab driver who later worked at City College where he taught humanities.
Diane is an American of mixed heritage including English, Scots-Irish, and some German. When the actress was 13 days old, her parents separated and eventually got divorced. Diane Lane lived with her mum until she was six years old and started living with her dad in several residential hotels in New York City; she goes with her father to work in his taxi cab sometimes.
The actress started acting on stage at the tender age of six and has appeared in some theatre productions like ‘The Cherry Orchard’ and ‘Medea’ which was responsible for bringing the budding actress to Hollywood. At the age of 13, the rising star was cast in the film titled A Little Romance and since then, she has appeared in several acclaimed film and television series. In addition to her acting career, she is also an enthusiastic photographer, a series of her landscape shots were published in the January 2005 issue of InStyle Magazine.
Daughter; Husband or Boyfriend – Is Diane Married or Dating?
The celebrated actress is currently single but she has been through two failed marriages in the past. Her first spouse was renowned actor Christopher Lambert whom she met while she was on promotion for The Cotton Club in Paris, this was in 1984.
The couple split up after a brief affair but had the opportunity of meeting again after a few years in Rome on the set of the film titled ‘Priceless Beauty’. It didn’t take long for the old flame to be lit again. The two eventually got married in Santa Fe, New Mexico in the month of October 1988, and their union was blessed with a daughter they named Eleanor Lambert. She was born on the 5th of September 1993. Unfortunately, her parents got separated and eventually got divorced in 1994.
The famous actress became engaged to yet another actor Josh Brolin in July 2004 and they tied the nuptials on the 15th of August 2004. That same year, the couple started experiencing domestic problems which led Diane Lane to call the cops on Josh and had him arrested for charges of domestic battery. It is believed that between 2004 and 2013, the couple tried to work on their marriage but it eventually hit the rocks in 2013 when they filed for a divorce which was finalized on the 2nd of December 2013.
Apart from her two failed marriages, the actress has had affairs with several other men in the past which include Danny Cannon whom she dated from 1994 to 1995, Timothy Hutton from 1980 to 1984, Jon Bon Jovi in 1984, Christopher Atkins, Roger John Taylor, and Roger Wilson.
Recently, it was reported that the actress was spotted shopping for engagement rings with her current boyfriend. Thus, it has been widely assumed that the actress will get married again in the nearest future.
Height and Body Measurements
Almost always, Diane Lane is being described as a beautiful actress. A closer look at her, one would be able to guess she’s 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m) tall. The height goes with a commensurate body weight of 53kg.
In harmony with her height and weight, she has a body that measures 36, 26, and 34 inches. Her shoe size is 9 (US) and she wears a bra size of 34C. The renowned actress has dark brown hair and beautiful green eyes to perfect her beauty.