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Charlie Hunnam Net Worth

Charlie Hunnam Net Worth is
$8 Million

Charlie Hunnam Bio/Wiki 2018

I wager you know this celebrity for his characters in movies like Green Street, Pacific Rim or television series, including Queer as Folk or Undeclared. Was the start of the career, which eventually fostered Charlie Hunnam net worth to millions of dollars, really so simple? Yes, it’s a fact that Charlie got his first part quite unintentionally. A teen was only drunkenly clowning around his brother, while the after was shopping for shoes and got seen with a production manager.

Charlie Hunnam Net Worth $8 Million

But his career lasted just for three episodes and following this the young man actually needed to fight his way to the movie industry. Incidentally, there’s a reason why Charlie impersonates Teller so sensibly: it looks like he’s some gangsters in his group of buddies. In one of his interviews the actor has disclosed:” A large amount of my buddies are gangsters. Not like gangsters — well, yeah, a wide range of degrees of criminality — but not the kinds which are feeding on innocent individuals. I don’t have any interest in the form of criminality which does not have any regard for collateral damage.” So for him the universe of offense isn’t only a distant building of imagination. Charlie has seen the life of gangsters in the interior. As you know, this sort of encounter can significantly enhance the operation of any performer. There are a number of film stars who really participate in something such as field studies” before carrying out a job — they work as delivery boys, attempt to step into the shoes of an typical lower class man, or do whatever else is essential. Is not it odd how this time apparently unrelated encounter has led to Charlie Hunnam net worth increase?

Luckily for Charlie, eventfully his career took-away and Charlie Hunnam net worth began growing with the increasing speed. In the mid 2000s Charlie got a part in the movie about football hooliganism, Green Street. $3 million grossed through this picture might appear to be a fairly small gain, but you have to remember the picture was constructed on a funding of $347 thousand.

Full NameCharlie Hunnam
Net Worth$8 Million
Date Of BirthApril 10, 1980
Place Of BirthNewcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Height6 ft (1.85 m)
Weight181 pounds
ProfessionActor, Screenwriter
EducationQueen Elizabeth Grammar School, Penrith, Cumbria Institute of the Arts
NationalityUnited Kingdom
SpouseKatharine Towne (m. 1999–2002)
ParentsWilliam Hunnam, Jane Hunnam
SiblingsWilliam Hunnam
PartnerMorgana McNelis (2007–)
NicknamesCharles Matthew Hunnam, Charlie, Charlie Matthew Hunnam
NominationsCritics' Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series, People's Choice Award for Favorite Cable TV Actor, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama
MoviesKing Arthur: Legend of the Sword, The Lost City of Z, Crimson Peak, Pacific Rim, Deadfall, Frankie Go Boom, The Ledge, Children of Men, Green Street, Cold Mountain, Nicholas Nickleby, Abandon, Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?
TV ShowsSons of Anarchy, Byker Grove, Undeclared, Microsoap, Queer as Folk, My Wonderful Life (UK)
1Often plays tough-guy antiheroes or psychopaths.
1[about maintaining his physical shape all the time] Thanks for noticing my physique. Unfortunately there is no secret to it, you just have to stop eating all of the things you want to eat and exercise everyday till you have lost the will to lift. I am sick of it. I am telling you, I am giving serious consideration to hanging up my six-pack! I think I am retiring. I'm 36 now, I'm too old for this!
2I got really big, bigger than I've ever been for King Arthur. I got to 190 pounds!
3[joking about all the shirtless pictures of him online] I am tired of seeing shirtless pictures of myself too! Actually, It started in a very honorable way for me. I am naturally skinny. But I keep getting hired to play these heroic guys. Like on Sons of Anarchy for the entire 7 years, I was 20 pounds heavier than where my body naturally wants to be at. So it takes an enormous amount of time and energy to get big and strong like that. And really I was acting with a bunch of big motherfuckers so psychologically, I wanted to feel like I could hold my own. But the by product of that is that I look like a gym dude. Which was never my intention! And anytime I see a picture of myself all shirtless and six-packed out I think what a twat, what a ego driven dickhead. And then something like King Arthur comes along and you can't be a chubby King Arthur, that's not the way to go. So all my gymming, it's for the profession.
4[on full frontal nudity] The level of nudity that I do now, which is taking my shirt off, doesn't bother me at all. But I have done full frontal before. I did full frontal when I was 18 on the TV show Queer as Folk. But because I was playing a 15-year-old character, the censorship people wouldn't allow us to put it on TV. I'm sure I would [be willing to do full frontal even now]. I'll never use a body double. I'm not worried. I have nothing to hide.
5[on whether he left Fifty Shades of Grey due to the explicit sex scenes] I was excited about that element of it. The outside perception of that was that I got really cold feet and got scared of the explicit nature of the sexuality of the piece. You know what, I had such a baptism of fire with regards to sexuality on camera at the beginning of my career. I starred in the British Channel 4 miniseries Queer as Folk, where I played a young, gay character, and there were some incredible, explicit sex scenes on that show. When I was 18, I was getting fucked in the ass, completely naked, on national TV, y'know? So now that I am 16 years older and more mature, I don't anticipate [sex scenes] being too much of a problem. It's an exciting challenge.
6When I’m between jobs, I need to work out a lot for my sanity. If I weren't an actor, I'd be the fittest motherfucker on the block.
7Well, I have a great deal of pride, and I care infinitely about what my peers think [about me]. It could be my downfall, but I don't think it is - Hollywood is run on perception, and if you stray off the path of what you want to do with your career, it's suicide. I have 60 years to make the money, but the choices I make in the next five years are really going to define my career.
8"This is kind of my trilogy of madmen. I played the psycho in Cold Mountain (2003), my character in Green Street Hooligans (2005) (aka Green Street) is fairly psychotic and now I've got this role". On his role in Children of Men (2006).
9I always think it's better to take a smaller role in a great film rather than a leading role in something that you don't have complete faith in.
10When some films do not pay as well and you have a mortgage to pay and you are on an economy drive eating eggs and beans, and you are offered a million dollar role and you turn it down, as it is not right. I want to be doing this when I am 60 and getting the big paying roles then so I have to pick the parts that are right for the long term rather than take the money now. [on being picky choosing roles]
1Partner of Morgana McNelis (2007-present).
2He's dyslexic.
3He is of English, 1/8th Irish, and some Scottish, descent.
4Was going to reunite with his Undeclared (2001) colleagues Jason Segel and Judd Apatow in the film Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008). Segel wrote the role of Aldous Snow with him in mind, but he dropped out due to not feeling the project was right for him. Russell Brand ended up getting the role.
5Now in second season playing the role of "Jax" in 'Sons of Anarchy' American television FX channel. [December 2009]
6In between season 3 and 4 of Sons of Anarchy. New movie The Ledge was bought by IFC Films [January 2011]
7Was cast as Christian Grey in Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) but three weeks before the start of the shooting he chose to drop out the film due personal reasons and his busy schedule with Sons of Anarchy (2008).
8Auditioned for the lead role in Thor (2011).
9Auditioned for the role of Anakyn Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002).
10Was going to play the "stoner" in the small independent film Anderson's Cross (2010) alongside former Undeclared (2001) co star Samm Levine and good friend Jerome Elston Scott, but couldn't because of scheduling conflicts. Director Jerome cut the part out of the script completely saying "No one replaces Charlie Hunnam".
11Very good friends with Jamie Bell, Anne Hathaway and Romola Garai. All formed a strong bond while filming Nicholas Nickleby (2002).
12Divides his time between Los Angeles and London.
13Favorite actors are Daniel Day-Lewis and Sean Penn
14Ex-son-in-law of Robert Towne and Julie Payne.
15Met ex-wife Katharine Towne at an audition for Dawson's Creek (1998). The couple married a few weeks later.
16Is the second oldest of four boys.
17Currently living in the USA (2004)


King Arthur: Legend of the Sword2017post-productionKing Arthur
The Lost City of Z2016Col. Percival Fawcett
Crimson Peak2015Dr. Alan McMichael
Sons of Anarchy2008-2014TV SeriesJackson 'Jax' Teller
Sons of Anarchy: Character Good Byes2014Video shortJax Teller
Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot Oculus Rift Experience2014Video GameRaleigh Becket
Pacific Rim2013Raleigh Becket
3, 2, 1... Frankie Go Boom2012Frankie
The Ledge2011Gavin Nichols
Sons of Anarchy: Happy Ending Roundtable2010Video shortJax Teller
Sons of Anarchy: The Moral Code of Sons of Anarchy2010Video shortJax Teller
Children of Men2006Patric
Green Street Hooligans2005Pete Dunham
Cold Mountain2003Bosie
Undeclared2001-2003TV SeriesLloyd Haythe
Nicholas Nickleby2002Nicholas Nickleby
Abandon2002Embry Larkin
Young Americans2000TV SeriesGregor Ryder
Queer as Folk1999-2000TV SeriesNathan Maloney
Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?1999Daz
Microsoap1999TV SeriesBrad
Byker Grove1998TV SeriesJason
My Wonderful Life1996TV SeriesWes (1999)


Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?1999performer: "Peaches"


187: The McKenna Murders2011Short special thanks
Anderson's Cross2010thanks


GGN: Snoop Dogg's Double G News Network2012-2015TV SeriesHimself
Carpe Diem: The Final Season of Sons of Anarchy2015Video documentaryJax Teller
Conan2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Intercoarse with Kurt Sutter2014TV SeriesHimself
IMDb: What to Watch2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Guys Choice Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself
Vivir de cine2013TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2012-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Hollywood Fast Lane2013TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
Made in Hollywood2013TV SeriesHimself
Reel Junkie2012TV SeriesHimself
Comic Con 2012 Live2012TV MovieHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Sons of Anarchy Season 1: Casting 'Sons of Anarchy'2009Video shortHimself / Jackson 'Jax' Teller
Sons of Anarchy Season 1: The Bikes2009Video shortHimself / Jackson 'Jax' Teller
Sons of Anarchy Season 1: The Ink2009Video shortHimself / Jackson 'Jax' Teller
Séries express2009TV SeriesHimself
Casting Session2008TV Series documentaryHimself / Jackson 'Jax' Teller
International Digital Emmy Awards2005TV SeriesHimself
Steve Martin: An American Cinematheque Tribute2005TV SpecialHimself
'Nicholas Nickleby': The Cast on the Cast2003Video shortHimself
Creating a Classic: The Making of 'Nicholas Nickleby'2003Video documentary shortHimself
Richard & Judy2003TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Boys of Manchester: On the Set of Queer as Folk2000TV Movie documentaryHimself
What the Folk?... Behind the Scenes of 'Queer as Folk'2000DocumentaryNathan Maloney

Archive Footage

The Frame2013TV SeriesRaleigh Becket

Won Awards

2002NBR AwardNational Board of Review, USABest Acting by an EnsembleNicholas Nickleby (2002)

Nominated Awards

2015Critics' Choice TV AwardCritics Choice Television AwardsBest Actor in a Drama SeriesSons of Anarchy (2008)
2015People's Choice AwardPeople's Choice Awards, USAFavorite Cable TV Actor
2014Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actor in a Series, DramaSons of Anarchy (2008)
2012Critics' Choice TV AwardCritics Choice Television AwardsBest Actor in a Drama SeriesSons of Anarchy (2008)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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