Charles Matthew Hunnam is an English actor. He is known for his roles in Sons of Anarchy and King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. He has an older brother named William and two younger half brothers on his mother’s side named Oliver and Christian.
About Charlie Hunnam in brief
Charles Matthew Hunnam is an English actor. He is known for his roles in Sons of Anarchy and King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. Hunnam was discovered at the age of 17 in a branch of Pavers Shoes on Christmas Eve while clowning around buying shoes for his brother. His first major role came at age 18 when he was cast by Russell T Davies as 15-year-old schoolboy Nathan Maloney in Channel 4 drama Queer as Folk. He followed this up with his role as Daz in the film Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? and then moved to the United States. He then appeared in the short-lived Fox series Undeclared as an English drama student called Lloyd Haythe. In 2011, Hunnam played the role of Gavin Nichols in the philosophical dramathriller The Ledge by L. Matthew Chapman. In 2012, he starred as the title character in the indie comedy 3,2,1,1.
He also starred as Raleigh Becket in Pacific Rim, Percy Fawcett in The Lost City of Z, and the title role in Nicholas Nickleby. In 2013, he played Pete Dunham in Green Street. He was twice nominated for the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series for his portrayal of Jax Teller in the FX drama series. He has said that he does not wish to simply take any role that is offered, saying, “I have 60 years to make the money, but the choices I make in the next five years are really going to define my career.” He has an older brother named William and two younger half brothers on his mother’s side named Oliver and Christian. His mother is Jane Bell, a ballet dancer and business owner.