Hugh Grant

Actor and Film Producer
Born Sep 9, 1960

Hugh John Mungo Grant is an English actor and film producer. He has received a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA, and an Honorary César. His films have earned more than $2.4 billion from 25 theatrical releases worldwide. Grant achieved international stardom after appearing in Richard Curtis's sleeper hit Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994).… Read More

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1960 Birth Born on September 9, 1960.
1969 8 Years Old Grant started his education at Hogarth Primary School in Chiswick but then moved to St Peter's Primary School in Hammersmith, Grant was then educated at an independent prep school Wetherby School. From 1969 to 1978, he attended the independent Latymer Upper School in Hammersmith on a scholarship and played 1st XV rugby, cricket and football for the school. … Read More


1979 18 Years Old In 1979, Grant won the Galsworthy scholarship to New College, Oxford, where he starred in his first film, Privileged, produced by the Oxford University Film Foundation. … Read More


1990 29 Years Old In 1990, he made a cameo appearance in the sport/crime drama The Big Man, opposite Liam Neeson, and in which Grant assumed a Scottish accent. … Read More


1991 - 1992 2 More Events
1994 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Released in 1994, FWAAF became the highest-grossing British film to date with a worldwide box office in excess of $244 million, making Grant an overnight international star. … Read More
1995 - 1996 2 More Events
1999 38 Years Old After a three-year hiatus, in 1999 he paired with Julia Roberts in Notting Hill, which was brought to theatres by much of the same team that was responsible for Four Weddings and a Funeral. … Read More
2000 39 Years Old 1 More Event
While promoting Woody Allen's Small Time Crooks on NBC's The Today Show in 2000, Grant told host Matt Lauer, "It's my millennium of bastards".


2002 - 2004 3 More Events
2006 45 Years Old Grant dropped his agent in 2006, ending a 10-year relationship with CAA. … Read More
In 2007, Grant starred opposite Drew Barrymore in a parody of pop culture and the music industry called Music and Lyrics. … Read More
2009 48 Years Old In 2009, Grant starred opposite Sarah Jessica Parker in the Marc Lawrence's romantic comedy Did You Hear About the Morgans?, which was a critical failure but was a box office success. … Read More


In April 2011 Grant published an article in the New Statesman entitled "The Bugger, Bugged" about a conversation (following an earlier encounter) with Paul McMullan, a former journalist and paparazzo for News of the World. … Read More
2012 51 Years Old In September, 2012 Grant had a second child, John Mungo Grant, with Swedish television producer Anna Eberstein.
2013 52 Years Old He subsequently reunited with Hong, with whom he had his third child, Felix Grant, in 2013.
In 2015, he had a supporting role as Alexander Waverly in Guy Ritchie's The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Entertainment Weekly described his performance as "the only bit of fun" in the film. … Read More
2016 55 Years Old In 2016, he played St. Clair Bayfield, partner of the title character, in the film Florence Foster Jenkins, directed by Stephen Frears and starring Meryl Streep. … Read More
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