Josh Hartnett

Joshua Daniel "Josh" Hartnett is popular by his screen name Josh Hartnett. He wanted to become a football player but density has other plans. He became an actor by accident and after coming into this glamorous filed, he fell in love with it and continued this profession. He played lead roles in several movies and TV shows and acquired huge fans base. He is really happy with his career choice now.

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Personal life

He was born in 1978 and American by birth. After giving birth to him, his biological mother Wendy Anne took divorce from his husband. His father Daniel Thomas was a building engineer and he had taken care of his son from childhood. After completing his schooling in Minneapolis, he went to New York to pursue higher education. From his childhood, he wanted to become a football player but injuries forced him to change his career option and he became an actor. He never dreamed of becoming a successful actor but he started liking this profession after entering into this field.

He was in relation with several actresses and his dating with Rihanna was in news for long time. In 2013, He revealed that he is dating Tamsin Egerton who is also an actor by profession. Before coming to movies, she worked as a model and endorsed several branded products. After being in a relation with his girlfriend for very long time, he married Tamsin Egerton in a low profile event. His wife gave birth to a child in 2015. Their marriage is on good terms so far and the chances of getting divorce is very less as they know each other from very long time. Josh Hartnett often says that he is really lucky to have a wife like Tamsin Egerton who understands and respects his feelings.


Before reaching the age of twenty, he played the role of Michael "Fitz" Fitzgerald in Cracker which was telecasted in ABC. His role got positive response and his acting skills were praised by critics as well. Then he played the lead character in the TV drama series Penny Dreadful and his role of Ethan Chandler increased his fan base manifold.

Along with TV serials, he started acting in movies also and acted in more than twenty films till now. He made his debut on bigger screen with the movie Halloween H20: 20 Years Later and got MTV and Blockbuster Award nominations for Newcomer. His role as Cpt. Danny Walker in Pearl Harbor movie was received well by audience. Some of his popular movies include but not limited to Black Hawk Down, Lucky Number Slevin, 30 Days of Night, Stuck Between Stations, etc.

Other Activities

He is very not very active on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter etc. but he doesn’t hesitate to share his opinions on social issues. His dressing etiquette and hairstyles are adored inside the Hollywood film circuits also. His net worth is more than twenty five million dollars and he owns properties in different cities across USA. He is also into production business and planning to start a production house soon.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 21 Jul, 1978
Age: 41 yrs
Occupations: Television actor
Film actor
Film producer
Stage actor
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Saint Paul
Gender: Male
Description: American actor and producer
Net Worth 2021: 25 million
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Last Modified: Jun 27 2020
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