Charlie Hunnam Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Charlie Hunnam

Biography / Wiki

A dream doesn’t become reality through magic, it takes hard work and determination, this line has been very well proved by Charlie Hunnam who is an English actor and model. Moreover, this handsome hunk rose to huge prominence for his role as Jackson “Jax” Teller on the FX series Sons of Anarchy (2008–2014), for which he was twice nominated for the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actor.

In fact, he also won the heart of many people by playing the title role in Nicholas Nickleby (2002), Raleigh Becket in Pacific Rim (2013), and Percy Fawcett in The Lost City of Z (2016), and many more.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 10 April 1980, this eminent personality turned 42 years old. He seems very tall with his towering height which is 185 in centimeters and 6’1” in feet & inches. He is very conscious about his physique and maintains himself with a weight of 88 in kilograms and 194 lbs in pounds.

He is also very conscious about his physique and maintains himself with perfect body measurements of 46 inches chest, 34 inches waist, and 16.5 inches biceps approximately. Moreover, his personality is enhanced by his hazel eyes and blonde hair.

Net Worth

According to the sources, Charlie’s estimated net worth is $16 million approximately. Having started his career in the year 1999, he has managed to establish himself as one of the successful actors in the entertainment field. Moreover, through his earnings, he lives a very lavish and luxurious lifestyle.

Education / Family

Born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom, Charlie belongs to a mixed ethnicity including English, Irish and Scottish. He is the loving and caring son of William “Billy” Hunnam (Father) and Jane (Bell) Hunnam (Mother). His mother, Jane was a business owner while his father, William was a gangster and scrap metal merchant.

Moreover, Hunnam has a brother, William “Billy” and has two younger half-brothers, Oliver and Christian, on his mothers’ side. In fact, when he was two years old, his parents divorced. Later, at the age of twelve, Charlie moved to the village of Melmerby, Cumbria as his mother remarried.

Apart from that, during his adolescence, Hunnam played rugby and fought with his classmates due to which he was expelled from Queen Elizabeth Grammar School in Penrith, Cumbria, which forced him to study and to take exams from home.

Later, he decided to go to the Cumbria College of Art and Design in Carlisle (now part of the University of Cumbria) in order to study performing arts. Thereafter, he became graduate with a degree in film theory and film history with a side in performing arts, aiming to write and direct his own films.


Charlie Hunnam

Nick Name Charlie
Birth Place Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Date of birth 10 April 1980
Age 42 years
Height In feet & inches: 6’1”

In centimeters: 185 cm

Weight In kilograms: 88 kg

In pounds: 194 lbs

Eye color Hazel
Hair color Blonde
Profession Actor
Sexual orientation Straight
School Heat Manor School
College University of Cumbria
Religion Christianity
Nationality British
Home town Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Zodiac Sign Aries
Fathers name William “Billy” Hunnam
Mothers name Jane (Bell) Hunnam


Charlie Hunnam's parents
Charlie Hunnam’s parents
Brothers William “Billy” and two younger half-brothers, Oliver and Christian


Charlie Hunnam with his father & brother
Charlie Hunnam with his father & brother
Sisters Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

Moving towards his career, Charlie began his professional career in the year 1999 as an actor in the TV show, My Wonderful Life where he played the role of Wes. Moreover, since his debut, he has also made his appearance in numerous movies and TV shows like Pacific Rim, starring Ron Perlman.

Other than this, his notable works are Nathan Maloney in the Channel 4 drama Queer as Folk, Lloyd Haythe in the Fox comedy series Undeclared, Pete Dunham in Green Street, Jackson “Jax” Teller in the FX drama series Sons of Anarchy (2008-2014) and Raleigh Becket in Pacific Rim (2013).

Furthermore, Charlie also got starred as geographer Percy Fawcett in James Gray’s adventure drama The Lost City of Z, filmed from August–October 2015 which premiered at the New York Film Festival in 2016. After that, he also played the lead in Guy Ritchie’s action-adventure film King Arthur: Legend of the Sword which was released in May 2017.

Apart from that, Hunnam started training in Brazilian jiu-jitsu in the year 2016 and went on to receive his blue belt in October 2018. Thereafter, he also starred in Guy Ritchie’s film The Gentlemen alongside Matthew McConaughey in the year 2019.

Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More

Talking about his personal life, Charlie entered into a romantic relationship with the love of his life, Katharine Towne, an actress in the year 1999. Moreover, after dating each other for a while, the duo decided to get married. Finally, this lovely couple tied the sacred knot of marriage in Las Vegas.

However, their relation couldn’t last long and came to an end in the year 2002. Previously, Charlie has also dated several girls. Since 2007, he is in a relationship with Morgana McNelis who is a jewelry designer. In fact, this couple is often seen together in various events.

Girlfriend Katharine Towne,

Morgana McNelis

Charlie Hunnam with his girlfriend Morgana
Charlie Hunnam with his girlfriend Morgana
Marital status Divorced
Wife Katharine Towne (1999-2002)


Charlie Hunnam & Katharine Towne
Charlie Hunnam & Katharine Towne
Children None

Favorite Things

Here we are providing the list of favorites of Charlie Hunnam:

Favorite Colour Blue
Favorite Food Ice Cream
Favorite Destination Not Known

Charlie Hunnam

Some Interesting Facts About Charlie Hunnam

  • Charlie suffers from dyslexia, as well as a fear of germs and dirt in general.
  • He revealed it on Jimmy Kimmel Live! On 6 November 2020 that he had tested positive for COVID-19 earlier in the year.
  • Currently, he resides in a Ranch near Los Angeles with his beloved.
  • He is very fond of playing sports, especially rugby.
  • Hunnam owned at least 85 pairs of Nike Airmax 90s.
  • He is also very popular on Instagram having a huge fan following.
  • Charlie makes his own ice cream.
  • His father left the home when Hunnam was just two years old.
  • Hunnam’s maternal grandmother was the premiere portrait artist in Newcastle.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram @charliematthewhunnam
  2. Twitter@CharlieHunnamFC
  3. Facebook @charliemhunnam