Name: Charles Matthew Hunnam

Born: 10 April 1980

Place of birth: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England

Known as: actor and screenwriter

Charlie Hunnam
Charlie Hunnam

Charlie Hunnam is a British actor and screenwriter best known for his performances in the film Folk as Nathan Maloney. He has appeared in a number of films, including Pacific Rim, The Gentlemen, and Sons of Anarchy. Charlie was nominated for two Critics’ Choice Television Awards for his role in Sons of Anarchy. Charlie Hunnam is an English actor.

His acting career began at the age of seventeen. He developed the screenplay for Vlad, which was eventually made into a movie. He has built a good career for himself.

How old is Charlie Hunnam?

What is Charlie Hunnam’s age? He is now 39 years old. The actor was born in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, Uk, on April 10, 1980. Charlie Hunnam’s stature

What is Charlie Hunnam’s height?

The actor is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs around 88 kilograms. His chest measures 46 inches, his waist measures 34 inches, and his arms and biceps span 16.5 inches.

Background

Charlie Matthew Hunnam was born in the United Kingdom to William ‘Billy’ Hunnam and Jane (Bell) Hunnam.

When Charlie was two years old, his parents split and his mother remarried.

He was raised with three siblings: William ‘Billy,’ Oliver, and Christian, as well as two half-siblings. When his mother moved to Melmerby, Cumbria, he completed his basic schooling at Manor School and then Elizabeth Grammar School.

After that, he graduated from Cumbria College of Art and Design with a degree in Film Theory and History.

Career

Charlie Hunnam
Charlie Hunnam in a movie shoot

When he was 17 years old, the actor got his acting debut. Charlie Hunman Young was cast in the part of Jason in Byker Grove in 1998.

He also tried modeling, but after a few photoshoots, he gave up. He then went on to play Nathan Maloney in the film Folk. He was in the film Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? before relocating to the United States.

He received a regular role as Gregor Ryder in Young Americans after his move. In the film Undeclared, he played Lloyd Haythe.

After that, he starred in Abandon, Nicholas Nickleby, and Cold Mountain, among other films.

He relocated to the United Kingdom and played Pete Dunham on Green Street. Later, in Children of Men, he played Patric. He played Jackson ‘Jax’ Teller in Sons of Anarchy from 2008 until 2014.

He was nominated for two Critics’ Choice Television Awards for the role. He became well-known as a result of the show, and he continued to feature in it until 2014.

He made an appearance on The Ledge in 2011. He had a leading role in the comedy 3,2,1… the next year. Go, Frankie, go. He featured on the episode alongside Ron Perlman, his Sons of Anarchy co-star.

In 2013, Hunnam starred as Raleigh Becket in the film Pacific Rim.

Hunnam received the Huading Award for Best Global New Performer in a Motion Picture for his role in Pacific Rim. After that, he made an appearance in Crimson Peak.

He also appeared in the films The Lost City of Z and King Arthur: Legend of the Sword.

Hunnam authored and sold the screenplay for Vlad to Summit Entertainment, with Plan B Studios.

The following is a list of Charlie Hunnam’s films and television appearances:

YearTitleRole
1999Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?Daz
2002AbandonEmbry Larkin
2002Nicholas NicklebyNicholas Nickleby
2003Cold MountainBosie
2005Green StreetPete Dunham
2006Children of MenPatric
2011The LedgeGavin Nichols
20123,2,1… Frankie Go BoomFrankie
2012DeadfallJay
2013Pacific RimRaleigh Becket
2015Crimson PeakAlan McMichael
2016The Lost City of ZPercy Fawcett
2017King Arthur: Legend of the SwordKing Arthur
2018PapillonHenri Charrière
2019A Million Little PiecesBob Frey Jr.
2019Triple FrontierWilliam ‘Ironhead’ Miller
2019True History of the Kelly GangSergeant O’Neill
2019JunglelandStanley Kaminski
2019The GentlemenRaymond Smith
2021Last LooksCharlie Waldo

Television

YearTitleRole
1998Byker GroveJason Chuckle
1999My Wonderful LifeWes
1999–2000Queer as FolkNathan Maloney
1999MicrosoapBrad
2000Young AmericansGregor Ryder
2001–2002UndeclaredLloyd Haythe
2008–2014Sons of AnarchyJackson ‘Jax’ Teller
Source: Wikipedia

Awards and nominations

Hunnan has garnered the following honours and accolades for his roles in different films:

Film

YearAwardCategoryWorkResult
2002National Board of ReviewBest Acting by an EnsembleNicholas NicklebyWon
2013Huading AwardsHuading Award for Best Global Emerging ActorPacific RimWon
2017International Online Cinema AwardsBest ActorThe Lost City of ZNominated
CinemaCon AwardMale Star of the YearKing Arthur: Legend of the SwordWon

What country is Charlie Hunnam from?

His nationality is British, however he has a mixed ethnicity (Irish, English, Scottish). Charlie Hunnam’s accent, despite being British, sounds like a blend of several. His father was a metal recycling dealer, while his mother owned a shop. Charlie’s maternal grandmother was a Newcastle-based portrait artist.

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Relationships

The marriage of Charlie Hunnam and Katherine Towne lasted from 1999 to 2002. After dating for around three weeks, they married in 1999. Sophie Dahl, Stella Parker, and Georgina Townsly were among his other love partners.

cwcCharlie Hunnam girlfriend

Morgana McNelis, a designer who lives in Los Angeles, is the actor’s current girlfriend. Since 2005, Charlie Hunnam has been dating Morgana McNelis.