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Hugh Grant

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Hugh John Mungo Grant (born 9 September 1960) is an English actor and film producer. He has received a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA, and an Honorary César. His movies have also earned more than $2.4 billion from 25 theatrical releases worldwide. Grant achieved international stardom after appearing in Richard Curtis's sleeper hit Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994). He used this breakthrough role as a frequent cinematic persona during the 1990s to deliver comic performances in mainstream films like Mickey Blue Eyes (1999) and Notting Hill (1999). By the turn of the century, he had established himself as a leading man skilled with a satirical comic talent. Since the 2000s, 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). Within the film industry, Grant is cited as an anti-movie star who approaches his roles like a character actor, with the ability to make acting look effortless. Hallmarks of his comic skills include a nonchalant touch of irony/sarcasm and studied physical mannerisms as well as his precisely-timed dialogue delivery and facial expressions. The entertainment media's coverage of Grant's life off the big screen has often overshadowed his work as a thespian. He has been vocal about his disrespect for the profession of acting, his disdain towards the culture of celebrity, and hostility towards the media. In a career spanning 20 years, Grant has repeatedly claimed that acting is not a true calling but just a job he fell into. Description above from the Wikipedia article Hugh Grant, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Sep 9, 1960 In London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
67
First Appeared:
In the series Nightmare in Suburbia
Latest Project:
Movie Paddington 2 2017-11-10
Known For
Poster of Ladies in Charge
Poster of The Changeling
Poster of The Dawning
Poster of Maurice
Filmography
Series Nightmare in Suburbia Le nouveau voisin 2018
Movie Paddington 2 Phoenix Buchanan 2017-11-10
Series Ladies in Charge Gerald Boughton-Green 2017
Movie Bridget Jones’ Baby Daniel Cleaver 2016-09-14
Movie Florence Foster Jenkins St. Clair Bayfield 2016-05-06
Movie A Grand Night In: The Story of Aardman Himself 2015-12-26
Movie Codename U.N.C.L.E. Waverly 2015-08-13
Movie Wie schreibt man Liebe? Keith Michaels 2014-06-15
Movie Die Piraten - Ein Haufen merkwürdiger Typen Pirate Captain (voice) 2012-03-12
Movie Girlfriend in a Coma Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) 2012-11-26
Movie Cloud Atlas Rev. Giles Horrox / Hotel Heavy / Lloyd Hooks / Denholme Cavendish / Seer Rhee / Kona Chief 2012-10-26
Movie Haben Sie das von den Morgans gehört? Paul Morgan 2009-12-17
Series Live from Studio Five Unknown 2009-09-14
Series Rad van Fortuin Elias Finn 2009-10-11
Movie Mitten ins Herz Alex Fletcher 2007-02-09
Movie American Dreamz - Alles nur Show Martin Tweed 2006-03-04
Movie Zu qi Sebastian 2006-03-17
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie Bridget Jones - Am Rande des Wahnsinns Daniel Cleaver 2004-11-10
Movie Tatsächlich... Liebe The Prime Minister 2003-09-07
Series Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway Unknown 2002-06-08
Movie Ein Chef zum Verlieben George Wade 2002-12-19
Series Top Gear Unknown 2002-10-20
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Movie Schmalspurganoven David 2000-05-19
Series Timothy Goes to School Blitzen (voice) 2000-09-30
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Mickey Blue Eyes Michael Felgate 1999-08-16
Movie Doctor Who and the Curse of Fatal Death The Doctor 1999-03-26
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Extrem - Mit allen Mitteln Dr. Guy Luthan 1996-09-27
Movie Der Engländer, der auf einen Hügel stieg und von einem Berg herunterkam Reginald Anson 1995-05-12
Movie Neun Monate Samuel Faulkner 1995-07-12
Movie Eine sachliche Romanze Meredith Potter 1995-07-21
Movie Sinn und Sinnlichkeit Edward Ferrars 1995-12-13
Movie Apex Robert Drover 1994-02-01
Movie Vier Hochzeiten und ein Todesfall Charles 1994-03-09
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Night Train to Venice Martin 1993-05-01
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie The Changeling Alsemero 1993-12-11
Movie Was vom Tage übrig blieb Reginald Cardinal 1993-11-05
Movie Die Verführung der Sirenen Anthony Campion 1993-10-01
Movie Bitter Moon Nigel 1992-09-02
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series The Brittas Empire Will 1991-01-03
Movie The Trials of Oz Richard Neville 1991-11-09
Movie Laß mich nicht alleine, Mutter James 1991-05-19
Movie The Big Man Gordon 1990-08-31
Movie Gefährdete Liebe Lord Lucius Vyne 1989-01-22
Movie Charles Heidsieck - Ein Leben, berauschend wie Champagner Charles Heidsieck 1989-04-12
Movie La nuit Bengali Allan 1988-10-26
Movie Remando al viento 1988-01-01
Movie Der Biss der Schlangenfrau Lord James D'Ampton 1988-09-14
Movie The Dawning 1988-06-08
Movie Maurice Clive Durham 1987-09-18
Movie Die letzten Tage in Kenya Hugh 1987-11-30
Series A Very Peculiar Practice Unknown 1986-05-21
Series The Last Place on Earth Cherry-Garrard 1985-02-18
Series Wer ist hier der Boss? Daniel Cleaver 1984-09-20
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Lewis & Clark Frederic Chopin 1981-10-29
Series CHiPs William Thacker 1977-09-15
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Movie Le Coffret de laque Bruno de Lancel 1932-01-11