Clare Wren Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 27 Sep, 2020
Facts of Clare Wren
Date of Birth: 1962 , May-4
Age: 58 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Clare Wren
Birth Name Helen Claire Wren
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New Orleans, Louisiana
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress (now retired)
Net Worth $100,000
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Married Yes
Married to William Russ
Children 2
Education Southern Methodist University
Movies Steel and Lace, Midnight Edition, Lunker Lake
TV Show The Young Riders, NYPD Blue, Law & Order, JAG
Sisters 2
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Clare Wren, an American actress professionally active from 1986 to 2005, got a breakthrough to success with the role of Rachel Dunne in The Young Riders (1990- 1992). Throughout her career journey of nearly 2 decades, Wren recorded 26 acting credits that include work in films such as No Man's Land, Steel & Lace, Midnight Edition, and Lunker Lake. Moreover, she has made brief appearances in notable TV series such as Law & Order, ER, NYPD Blue, and JAG.

Born In New Orleans, Louisiana: Family & Education

Wren was born Helen Claire Wren on May 4, 1962, in New Orleans, Louisiana, the USA, and grew up in Texarkana, Arkansas with 2 sisters: Nancy and Roberta Atkinson brothers. Her father was a doctor while her mother was a pianist.

Clare pursued a career in gymnastics as a youth & trained at Olympia Training Center in Lousiana. However, during a competition in her senior high school days, she sustained a gymnastic career-ending knee injury. Thereafter, Wren enrolled at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, where she got engaged in theater programs. She graduated with a Professional Acting Program along with a degree in psychology.

Acting Career Journey

Following college graduation, Clare Wren moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting & made her TV screen debut in 1986, through Extremities and Who Is Julia? (TV movie). Throughout the late 80s, she appeared in minor roles in TV series: L.A. Law  (1987), Who's the Boss? (1987), Hunter (1989), Mancuso, FBI (1989), and In the Heat of the Night (1989).

In 1990, the American actress was cast as Rachel Dunne in the TV series The Young Riders starring Stephen Baldwin, Josh Brolin, Ty Miller, and Gregg Rainwater. There, she worked until 1992, totaling appearances in 43 episodes.

CAPTION: Clare Wren as Rachel Dunne in The Young Riders SOURCE: TV Maze

Wren portrayed a Gaily Morton in the 1991 action-horror film Steel and Lace alongside Bruce Davison, Stacy Haiduk, and David Naughton. Her other notable film credits include Midnight Edition (1993) and Lunker Lake (1998).

Over the years, Clare made guest appearances in TV series such as Law & Order (1995), ER (1997), Soul Man (1998), The Division  (2003), NYPD Blue (2004), and JAG (2005), sharing the screen with actors: Gordon ClappDavid James ElliottSam Waterston & others.

Is Mother Of 2: Who Is Her Husband?

Clare Wren is a married woman & lives with her actor husband William Russ in Los Angeles. Williams is an American actor & TV director, famous for his work in Boy Meets World (1993- 2000), Boston Legal (2005- 2008), and The Young and the Restless (2009- 2010).

The duo is low-key about their courtship and wedding details. Together, the couple shares 2 children; both daughters. They welcomed daughter Georgia on July 2, 1991, while the detail on their second child is yet to be out. Wren left acting in the mid-2000s to become a full-time mother.

Net Worth In 2020

The Young Riders actress has an estimated net worth of $100,000 as of September 2020. Mostly, Clare Wren arned through her acting career. Reportedly, her husband William Russ, professional since 1977, has a net worth of $1.9 million meanwhile, earned through acting & TV directing.

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