Charlie Hunnam Net Worth
Who is Charlie Hunnam?
Charles Hunnam was born on 10 April, 1980. His full name is Charlie Matthew Hunnam. This English actor was born in Newcastle, Tyne in England. His father, William Hunnam, was a scrap metal merchant, and mother, Jane Hunnam, was a business woman. He is the second child to his parents. He is known for his popular roles like Jackson ‘Jax’ Teller in ‘Sons of Anarchy’, as Raleigh Becket in ‘Pacific Rim’, as Pete Dunham in ‘Green Street’ etc.
Early childhood and work :
Charlie’s parents separated when he was just two. After that, her mother remarried when he was 12 years old and they moved to Melmerby, Cumbria. He was first discovered by a production manager on a Christmas Eve when he was 17. The production manager was running a children’s show, named as, Byker Grove, which was a Newcastle based show. He cast Charlie for the role of Jason for three episodes. Charlie also did modelling in his early days but he quit it deciding that modelling was not his choice of career. His first big break was given to him by Russell T Davies, and he was casted in the drama “Queer as Folk” where he played Nathan Maloney, a 15 year old school boy.
He attended Heaton Manor School in Newcastle. And after moving to Melmerby, Cumbria he went to Ullswater Community College. Later he went to Queen Elizabeth Grammar School located in Penrith,Cumbria. He later attended the Cumbria College of Art and Design. He graduated with a degree in ‘Theory and History of Film’ with ‘performing arts’as his side subject from the University of Cumbria.
He became widely popular for his outstanding role in ‘Pacific Rim’ as Raleigh Becket. He even recieved Huading Award for his role for Best Global Emerging Actor category. This movie grossed around $411 in its worldwide collection. He was even selected for the role of Christian Grey for the movie ‘Fifty shades of Grey’ but later turned it down due to conflicts in schedule. He is also known for his role in Crimson Peak movie, as Percy Fawcett in ‘Lost City of Z’ and for the title role in ‘King Arthur : Legend of the Sword’ (2017) by Guy Ritchie.
Net worth $17.5 million :
The current net worth of Charlie Hunnam is 17.5 million dollars. Charlie is among the list of highest paid actors in Hollywood. He is included in the list of top ten highest paid actors and also in world’s top twenty richest actors. His work in ‘Sons of anarchy’ helped him gain huge popularity and recognition in the film industry.
He lives in a house worth 2.7 million dollars, in the Hollywood hills. This house is styled in Mediterranean design. His abode has four bedrooms, living room, stylish kitchen and an amazing outdoor space. He also owns several cars and boats, while a dodge worth $3000 is among his prized possessions.
Personal life :
Charlie married the actress Katharine Towne after dating for three years. He met her while auditioning for roles in Dawson’s Creek. Later they both divorced in the year 2002. Currently he is dating Morgana McNelis since the year 2005.