Josh Hartnett Biography

Updated On Jul 23, 2019 Published On Dec 16, 2015
Facts of Josh Hartnett
Date of Birth: 1978 , July-21
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
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Milano International Film Festival Awards (MIFF Awards) winner, Josh Hartnett is an actor and famous producer from the United States. He is popular for his role in the movies like Pearl Harbor, The Black Dahlia, Black Hawk Down and many more.

Early life

Josh Hartnett was born as Joshua Daniel Hartnett on 21st July 1978 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, the United States of America to Wendy Anne Hartnett and Daniel Hartnett, Josh was raised by his father and his stepmother Molly, an artist.

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He is an American and is of white ethnicity. As a child, Josh attended Nativity of Our Lord Catholic School.

Personal life

Josh is having love affairs with actress and model, Tamsin Egerton since 2012. As a loving couple, they announced that they will soon be welcoming their first child together.

Ther child was born on 2nd December 2015. They haven't been married yet.

Career and net worth

An avid athlete who dreamed to become the professional footballer, Josh didn't have any dreams about acting when he was a child. But after he suffered a huge injury, he was not able to be back in sports and then he entered into the field that he had not of joining.

He played his first stage show in Huckleberry Finn.

Josh Hartnett then appeared in the drama, Cracker and also appeared in several national commercials in 1998. He won his first feature film role in Halloween H20: 20 Years Later.

He then appeared in several movies and television series and is best known for his roles in Pearl Harbor, starring Ben Affleck and Kate Beckinsale, and Black Hawk Down, featuring Eric Bana, William Fichtner, and Hugh Dancy.

Net Worth

He has been earning a lucrative amount of salary being an actor and his net worth is said to be around $25 million.

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Born in Saint Paul, Minnesota

July 21 , 1978

Born as Joshua Daniel Hartnett in Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States of America to Wendy Anne Hartnett and Daniel Hartnett, Josh was raised by his father and his step mother Molly, an artist. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Graduated from South High School

1996

He received his primary education from Nativity of Our Lord Catholic School and then later he transferred to Cretin-Derham Hall High School. However, it was from South High School, he completed his high school graduation. 

Began his acting career

1997

Avid athlete who dreamed to become the professional footballer, Josh didn't have any dreams about acting when he was child. But after he suffered a huge injury, he was not able to be back in sports and then he entered into the field that he had not of joining. He played his first stage show in Huckleberry Finn.

First feature film, Halloween H20: 20 Years Later

1998

After making his acting debut in 1997, he began appearing in several stage shows and dramas. He also appeared in the drama, Cracker and also appeared in several national commercials in 1998. He won his first feature film role in Halloween H20: 20 Years Later.

Appeared in Pearl Harbor

2001

After he made his feature film debut in 1998, he began appearing in several movies and it includes The Faculty, I Come with the Rain, The Virgin Suicides and many more. He also signed a contract to appear in the movie, Deuces Wild but later he quit it and he appeared in the Pearl Harbor. 

Began his production career

2008

Besides being the actor in several renowned movies, Josh Hartnett also established himself as a producer. He made his production debut in 2008 and that was from the 2008 Sundance Film Festival. He is also the Executive producer of the movie, Nobody.

Began dating Tamsin Egerton

2012

Josh is having love affairs with Tamsin Egerton since 2012. Tamsin Egerton is a famous model and an actress. They haven't been married yet but they are living a healthy relationship till date. They are in the process of welcoming their first child soon. 

Expecting their first child

July 2 , 2015

After being in love for about three years, Josh Hartnett and actress and model, Tamsin Egerton announced that they were expecting their first child on 2nd of July 2015 and they also revealed that it will be due at the end of 2015. 

Won ShoWest Convention, USA

2002

In 2002, he got his first major award nomination and that was in ShoWest Convention, USA. Till date, that is also his only nomination in this award and he won this award that year for Male Star of Tomorrow.

Won Milano International Film Festival Awards

2006

Till now, he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won several of them. In 2006, he was honored with the Milano International Film Festival Awards (MIFF Awards) and that is also his only nomination in this award.

Honored by People Magazine

2002

In 2002, he was honored by the People Magazine. They honored him by listing him in their lists of one of the 50 Most Beautiful People of the year. The same year, he was also listed as Hottest Stars under the age 25 in the list of Teen People.