Charlie Hunnam is a popular British actor who has been well known for the role he plays in a televisions series known as Sons of Anarchy where he plays the role of Jax Teller. In addition to this, he has also been featured in very many other movies throughout his career. He came to the list of famous people in a television drama known as Queer as Folk where he played the role of Nathan Maloney. Here are the complete details about career, biography, and net worth of Charlie Hunnam in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Charlie Hunnam was born on 10th April in 1980 in Newcastle, England. He was born to Jane Bell Hunnam who was a business owner and William Billy Hunnman who was a scrap metal merchant as well as a gangster. He has three siblings in which one is his brother known as Billy and other two half-brothers known as Christian and Oliver who are from his mother’s side. He then later moved in the village of Melmerby in Cumbria while he was at the age of 12 years old. During this time, his mother was then remarried.
He joined Heat Manor School located in Newcastle after which he later went to Ullswater Community College and then went to Queen Elizabeth Grammar School in Penrith in Cumbria. Due to the love of arts as well as his creativity since his early childhood, Charlie Hunnam then joined Cubria College of Arts and Design after his high school from which he graduated.
Charlie Hunnam has been said to be in a romantic relationship with Morgana Mcnelis who is a Jewellery designer. They have been dating since the year 2005. Previously, he was married to Katharine Towne who they had met at the auditioning on the role of Dawson’s Creek. They tied knots after four weeks of courtship though the relationship did not work and they separated in 2002.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Charlie Hunnam commenced his career while he was at the age of 10 years old when he was spotted by a production manager for children’s show in a shoe store. He got his first major debuting while at the age of 18 years old where he was offered to play the role of Microsoap in a British teen series. He had a wonderful performance which led him to drawing the attention of most production companies.
After this, he was then featured in a drama show known as Queer as Folk in which he had a lead role which was the breakthrough for his successful career line. Despite the complexity of the role provided he did it excellently and received much appreciation. In addition to this, this series got much good ratings and became the hit of the time. He was additionally featured in Queer as Folk 2 after which he was then featured in his major success in a film known as Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?
Charlie Hunnam then went to Los Angeles after he was offered an opportunity to feature in the Young Americans which was a US television drama series. After this, he was then featured in a Fox’s series known as Undeclared and other American films such as Abandon, Cold Mountain, Nicole Kidman, Green Street Hooligans, Sons of Anarchy and many other more. This has seen him get several nominations as well as winning some awards nominated in.
Net Worth & Earnings
Charlie Hunnam has an estimated net worth of $18 Million. This is from the fortunate earnings he has made in his successful career. With his amazing as well as outstanding acting skills, he has been able to get much earnings all through his career. He has been featured in many television series as well as movies which have been his major sources of income.
Charlie Hunnam is a very handsome actor in the film industry which have become an added advantage to his career. Through his hard work, he has toned his body in which he has ensured he maintains his popularity. In addition to this, he also loves his wife very much and defends her all times.