History Creator / HughGrant

5th Nov '16 8:16:23 AM JamesAustin
Is there an issue? Send a Message


Hugh John Mungo Grant (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''Film/FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''Film/LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''Film/PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Film/BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''Film/AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''Film/MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle2015.''

to:

Hugh John Mungo Grant (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''Film/FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''Film/LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''Film/PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Film/BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''Film/AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''Film/MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle2015.''Film/TheManFromUNCLE2015.''
28th Apr '16 12:26:57 PM aye_amber
Is there an issue? Send a Message


Hugh John Mungo Grant (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''Film/FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''Film/LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''Film/PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Film/BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''Film/AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''Film/MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.

to:

Hugh John Mungo Grant (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''Film/FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''Film/LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''Film/PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Film/BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''Film/AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''Film/MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.
''Film/TheManFromUncle2015.''
15th Feb '16 3:49:40 PM eroock
Is there an issue? Send a Message


'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''Film/FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''Film/LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''Film/PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Film/BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''Film/AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''Film/MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.

to:

'''Hugh Hugh John Mungo Grant''' Grant (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''Film/FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''Film/LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''Film/PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Film/BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''Film/AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''Film/MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.
5th Feb '16 9:48:11 AM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.

to:

'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''.''Film/LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s ''Film/PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', ''Film/BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''AboutABoy'', ''Film/AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics'').''Film/MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.
13th Sep '15 4:22:22 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.

to:

'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', ''Film/NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did ''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.
4th Sep '15 6:15:38 PM Exxolon
Is there an issue? Send a Message


'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.

to:

'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born 9 September 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.
''Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.'' His latest big screen role is Alexander Waverley in the film remake of ''Film/TheManFromUncle''.
28th Sep '14 5:39:14 AM MrLavisherMoot
Is there an issue? Send a Message


'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born September 9, 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.

to:

'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born 9 September 9, 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.
18th Sep '13 5:11:01 PM EarlOfSandvich
Is there an issue? Send a Message


'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born September 9, 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.

to:

'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born September 9, 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''BridgetJonesDiary'', ''Literature/BridgetJones' Diary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.
7th Apr '13 10:56:48 AM Thecommander236
Is there an issue? Send a Message


'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born September 9, 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''.

to:

'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born September 9, 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''.
''Literature/CloudAtlas''. He also did Film/DidYouHearAboutTheMorgans.
7th Apr '13 10:10:48 AM SeptimusHeap
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

[[quoteright:300:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/hugh-grant_5305.jpg]]

'''Hugh John Mungo Grant''' (born September 9, 1960) is an actor best known for his long association with writer Richard Curtis in a string of wildly successful {{Rom Com}}s, including ''FourWeddingsAndAFuneral'', ''NottingHill'', and ''LoveActually''. His standard role in these films was as a bumbling but well-meaning quintessentially British UpperClassTwit, who had to overcome his BritishStuffiness and repression to win the heart of a (usually American) female love interest. In the late 1990s, he began taking roles that had him actively PlayingAgainstType, often as a jaded English cad, such as Daniel Cleaver (an {{Expy}} of ''PrideAndPrejudice'''s George Wickham) in ''BridgetJonesDiary'', and ''AboutABoy'', while occasionally blending the two types together (such as in ''MusicAndLyrics''). In another big instance of PlayingAgainstType, he played ([[ActingForTwo among other characters]]) a slave-trading reverend, a {{Jerkass}} and vindicative husband who sends his brother in a retirement home against his will, and the chief of a CannibalTribe in ''Literature/CloudAtlas''.

Recently, Grant's acting career has gone on the back burner due to his involvement in the campaign for tighter restrictions on the British media (including giving evidence for the Leveson Inquiry).
----
This list shows the last 10 events of 10. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Creator.HughGrant