Hugh Grant is an actor and films producer from the United Kingdom. His popularity and career starting growing a lot after he appeared in a drama romance film called Maurice which was released in 1987. The last TV films that Hugh Grant worked in are Red Nose Day Actually and Paddington 2. Let’s find out more about how much is Hugh Grant’s net worth in 2018.
Hugh Grant Early Life
Hugh John Mungo Grant was born on September 9, 1960 in Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom. His father, James Grant is a British Army and Royal Marines captain, and his mother, Finvola Grant was a teacher at a public school but she died in 2001 because of a tragic pancreatic cancer. Hugh has 1 brother and his name is James Grant.
When Hugh Grant was at Latymer Upper School, he played rugby, cricket and even football.
In 1979, Hugh went to New College, University of Oxford after he won the Galsworthy scholarship for it. Later, he was offered a great package for a PHD in history of art by Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London, but instead he went to Oxford University Dramatic Society.
Hugh had a very long term relationship with the actress and model Elizabeth Hurley, they were together for like 13 years and they broke up in 2000. He had some time with Caroline Stanbury, Dana Verbytska, Catherine Fulmer, Amber Diane Sainsbury, Tinglan Hong and Elisa Schmidt.
Hugh Grant has 1 son and 1 daughter from Tinglan Hong, their names are Felix Chang Hong Grant and Tabitha Grant. Some information says that High was engaged to Jemima Khan.
Right now, Hugh Grant is possibly with the TV producer, Anna Elisabet Eberstein and they are the parents of 1 son, his name is John Mungo Grant and he was born in 2012.
Hugh Grant Career, Awards & Achievement
When Hugh Grant was at the University of Oxford, he appeared in a drama comedy film called Privileged that was produced by the Oxford University Film Foundation and released in 1982. In 1985, Hugh appeared in 6 episodes of a drama miniseries called The Last Place on Earth. During that year, he also appeared in 2 other series including The Detective and Jenny’s War. 1 year later, Hugh Grant appeared in 3 series, A Very Peculiar Practice, Ladies in Charge and Shades of Darkness.
Hugh Grant’s first professional and leading appearance is considered to be in a drama film called Maurice, which was released in 1987. 1 year later, he appeared in a horror film called The Lair of the White Worm and an autobiographical film called The Bengali Night. During that period, he also had a lot of other brief rules in other TV series and films.
Later, Hugh appeared in a comedy drama film called Impromptu, a drama thriller film called Bitter Moon, Indie film called Sirens, drama film The Remains of the Day, horror film Night Train to Venice and many others. One of his important appearances was in 1994, in a drama romance comedy film called Four Weddings and a Funeral which made a lot of earnings back then. Unconfirmed information says that in 1996, Hugh Grant helped in producing a crime thriller film that he acted in called Extreme Measures.
Hugh Grant’s 2017 films include Red Nose Day Actually and Paddington 2. He also appeared in a comedy series called W1A.
Recently, Hugh Grant is filming in a TV miniseries called A Very English Scandal.
Awards & Achievements
Hugh Grant has been doing a lot of tremendous work and that’s why he has been receiving many award winnings and nominations. His award winnings include Volpi Cup for Best Actor (Maurice), British Academy Film Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Four Weddings and a Funeral), Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical Or Comedy (Four Weddings and a Funeral), 5th Empire Award for Best British Actor (Notting Hill), Golden Camera Award for Best International Actor (About a Boy), France’s national film award Honorary César (2006) and many other awards.
In 2017, Hugh Grant won 2 awards, Hollywood Film Award for Best Supporting Actor and Evening Standard Award for Best Actor (Florence Foster Jenkins).
Net Worth of Hugh Grant
Hugh Grant has an estimated net worth of more than $80 million with around $9 million annual earnings. All of his fortune comes from the TV films and series he appears on. According to the Box Office all of the TV films he appeared on made millions of dollars. A romantic comedy film, Two Weeks Notice made nearly $200 million worldwide, and another romantic comedy film, Notting Hill made more than $350 million worldwide.
Hugh Grant is a very talented and worldwide loved English actor. The TV films he appeared in made $100’s of millions. Recently, he’s been filming a TV miniseries called A Very English Scandal. Hugh Grant is possibly in a relationship with Anna Elisabet Eberstein.