Ten fun facts about Hugh Grant


Fact 1
His full birth name is Hugh John Mungo Grant.

Fact 2
In 1995 Hugh Grant was ranked at number 43 by Empire Magazine as one of the “100 Sexiest Stars” in the history of film.

Fact 3
Hugh Grant owns a production company called Simian Films. He gave the company this name after his then partner actress Elizabeth Hurley told him he resembled an ape.


Fact 4
He got his start in acting when he appeared in the comedy sketch group known as “The Jockeys of Norfolk.”

Fact 5
His breakthrough film, which helped him achieve stardom around the world was “Four Weddings And A Funeral”.

Fact 6
In the majority of films that he has appeared in that appear overseas, his dubbing for the French versions has been done by actor Vincent Cassel.

Fact 7
Hugh Grant is a huge fan and supporter of the Fulham Football Club which is also supported by celebrities Elizabeth Hurley, Pierce Brosnan, Hugh Laurie, and Daniel Radcliffe.

Fact 8
Was originally cast in “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” as Gilderoy Lockhart, but he had to turn down the part due to scheduling conflicts.

Fact 9
Hugh Grant has received several awards, including a BAFTA award, a Golden Globe award and an Honorary Cesar award.

Fact 10
Despite all the awards and stardom, Hugh Grant has steadfastly declared that this was never his true calling and was simply a job that he accidentally fell into.


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