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Hugh Grant

Last updated 09 January 2020

Hugh John Mungo Grant

Born: Friday 9th September 1960 (age: 60)


Hugh Grant is a British actor and film producer. 

He has received a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA, and an Honorary C�sar. His films have earned more than $2.4 billion from 25 theatrical releases worldwide. Grant achieved international stardom after appearing in Richard Curtis's successful Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994). He used this breakthrough role as a frequent cinematic persona during the 1990s, delivering comic performances in mainstream films like Mickey Blue Eyes (1999) and Notting Hill (1999). By the turn of the 21st century, he had established himself as a leading man skilled with a satirical comic talent. Grant has expanded his oeuvre with critically acclaimed turns as a cad in Bridget Jones's Diary (2001), About A Boy (2002), Love Actually (2003), and American Dreamz (2006). He later played against type with multiple cameo roles in the epic drama film Cloud Atlas(2012).

He played the Twelfth Doctor in the comic relief spoof  The Curse of Fatal Death.