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Dan Cadan is an English filmmaker who is best known for directing several films including The Devil's Wedding (2009), Walk Like a Panther (2018), and Snatch (2000). His short film The Devil's Wedding even received the five international awards at more than 15 film festivals.
Hailing from Huddersfield, Cadan debuts his career with working at SKA Films alongside Guy Ritchie and Matthew Vaughn. Then quickly, he got a chance to directed Guy's film Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels in 1999. After expanding his career, he is now working for several projects for TV and film.
Was Married To Actress, Lena Headey Until 2019
As of now, the forty-five years old, Dan living a happy single life and is also enjoying the fatherhood of one baby. But he was previously in a marital relationship with English actress, Lena Headey. She is famous for portraying the main role of Cersei Lannister on the HBO fantasy drama series Game of Thrones from 2011 to 2019.
The former spouses had known eachother from their early days as they were reportedly childhood friends. But they started dating in around 2015 after working together on Cadan's directed short film The Devil's Wedding.
Private Nuptials In 2018
During that dating period, the film actor Dan remained fully supported her when he was sinking into trouble following her divorce from the first husband. However, the romance between them ended up changing their mind.
Cadan finally popped the question in spring of 2017 after dating for two years. And the lovebirds wed in 2018 almost a year later as per some s. Most interestingly, before tying the knot, the couple had already one daughter Teddy Cadan, born on 10 July 2015.
But no one knew who Teddy's dad until The New York Times declared that he was the father on July 5, 2017. Unfortunately, they ended their union in June 2019 after being together for over four years.
Wife, Lena's First Marriage
Aged 46, Headey had previously been married to her first husband, Peter Paul Loughran, 51. He is a British musician, photographer, and hairstylist. They first met at their close friend's wedding party where they had a dance together.
The actress later stated that it was a love a first sight as she was very serious from the starting. After dating for a while, the lovebirds exchanged the wedding vows on May 19, 2007, in a hush-hush ceremony among their loved ones. After three years of mating, they gave birth together to their son Wylie Elliot Loughran, on March 31, 2010.
But suddenly their marital relationship went sour and announced their separation in 2011. She filed a divorce petition on 20 July 2012 in the Los Angeles County Superior Court citing irreconcilable differences. And they ended their five years of conjugality on 26 December 2013, following their nasty custody battle of a son.
Actress Lena also dated her Game of Thrones' co-star Pedro Pascal from 2014-2017.
How Wealthy is Dan Cadan?
Working in the entertainment industry, Dan is making a decent payroll within himself. As of 2020, his total net worth is estimated at around $400 thousand, which he has earned from directing several TV and film shows.
To date, Cadan has worked for several short films as a director and assistant including The Devil’s Wedding, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch, few others. In addition, he directed commercials and music videos with Madonna, Mumford & Sons, Idris Elba, and Noel Gallagher.
Meanwhile, his divorced wife, Headey's impressive net worth stands at $12 Million. She built her wealth from acting career by working in various hits televisions series and films.
For her main role in Game of Thrones in final two seasons, she reportedly earned the salary of $1.1 million. So, her total compensation from the entire run of Game of Thrones expected to $30 million.
Bio & Education
The film director, Cadan was born on January 2, 1975, in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England. After finishing high school education, he began working with Laser Quest in Huddersfield.
Further, the information about his family background still under the radar.