Charlie Hunnam is a well-known British actor best known for his role as ‘Jax Teller’ in the television series ‘Sons of Anarchy.’
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Charles Matthew Hunnam, better known as “Charlie Hunnam,” was born in Newcastle, England on April 10, 1980. William “Billy” Hunnam, his father, was a scrap metal merchant, and Jane Hunnam, his mother, was a business owner. He was born in England, but when he was five years old, his family relocated to Australia for eight years before returning to the United Kingdom.
When Charlie was two years old, his parents divorced. He attended Heaton Manor School in Newcastle for his education. Charlie moved to Penrith, Cumbria, with his mother after his mother remarried and attended Ullswater Community College and then Queen Elizabeth Grammar School.
Charlie was a creative child who enjoyed various forms of art. After finishing high school, he went on to Cumbria College of Arts and Design, where he earned a degree in film theory and history, with a minor in performing arts.
Charlie Hunnam’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Charlie Hunnam, who was born on April 10, 1980, will be 42 years old on July 3, 2022. His height is 1.85 m, and he weighs 88 kg.
Charlie Hunnam’s Profession & Career
Charlie Hunnam began his acting career at the age of ten. A production manager for a children’s show spotted him in the shoe store. His first major role came at the age of eighteen when he was offered a role in the British teen series Microsoap.’ He was brilliant in that series, and he drew the attention of numerous production companies.
Charlie was soon cast as the lead in the drama ‘Queer as Folk.’ The role proved to be a watershed moment in his career. The role he was given was extremely complex, with multiple personalities in a single man. He nailed that role, and his performance was well-received by many audiences. The series received high ratings and was a big hit at the time.
Charlie also appeared in ‘Queer as Folk 2’ before making his feature film debut in ‘Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?’ Charlie then relocated to Los Angeles after being offered a role in the US television drama series ‘Young Americans.’ He has also appeared in the Fox series Undeclared.’
Charlie made his American film debut in the film ‘Abandon,’ and the following year he worked with stars such as Nicole Kidman and Jude Law in the film ‘Cold Mountain.’ After that, his performance landed him a slew of roles, and Charlie improved with each one.
His work in ‘Green Street Hooligans is notable, and his performance landed him the role of ‘Jax Teller’ in the series Sons of Anarchy.’ This was Charlie’s biggest break, and he became famous all over the world as a result. Charlie has recently appeared in a number of films, including ‘Pacific Rim,’ ‘Deadfall,’ and ‘The Ledger.’
Achievements and Awards
Charlie Hunnam is without a doubt one of the industry’s most attractive actors. His performances in television shows and films have garnered him few awards. He has been nominated numerous times but has won awards such as ‘National Boards of Review,’ ‘Huading Award,’ ‘CinemaCon Award,’ and so on.
Charlie Hunnam’s Wife, Marriage & Relationship
Charlie Hunnam is a handsome hunk who had a chance to date one of the most beautiful women in the world. At the ‘Dowson’s Creek auditions, he met Katherine Towne, an actress. Soon after their first meeting, the couple began dating. They dated for a few weeks before deciding to marry. The couple married in Las Vegas in a lavish ceremony. They divorced after three years of marriage due to personal differences.
Charlie is currently dating Morgana McNeils, a jewelry designer. The couple has been together for nearly ten years and is very happy with each other. “She is the luckiest girl alive on the planet for dating a hunk and handsome guy like Charlie,” it is often said.
Charlie Hunnam’s Salary and Net Worth
Charlie Hunnam’s net worth is estimated to be around $20 million as of July 2022. His earnings from acting in television shows and movies have been his primary source of income.
|Celebrated Name||Charlie Hunnam|
|Real Name||Charles Matthew Hunnam|
|Age||42 years old|
|Birth Date||10 April 1980|
|Birth Place||Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom|
|Wife||Katharine Towne (m. 1999–2002)|
|Dating||Yes (Morgana McNelis (2005–)|
|Net Worth||$20 million|