Revealed by the Sons of Anarchy series in which he plays the rebel (and raunchy) Jax Teller, Charlie Hunnam is also famous for turning down the role of Christian Gray, in the film 50 Shades of Gray. Too bad for those who dreamed of seeing him naked with a riding crop in bed with Dakota Johnson! And if you thought he was American (because of Malibu’s blonde surfer-style mane) it isn’t: the handsome kid is British. Indeed, he was born on April 10, 1980 in Newcastle upon Tyne in England.
Three things to know about Charlie Hunnam
He got married at 18
According to the Los City of Z star, this is the biggest mistake of his life! Indeed, Charlie Hunnam got married on a whim at 18 in a chapel in Las Vegas. The couple separated three years later and the actor confided to the press that it was “three horrible, painful and expensive years”.
Charlie Hunnam has been in a relationship for a very long time
Sad news for fans of the star: he has been in a relationship since 2005 with jewelry designer Morgana McNelis. On his site, Charlie Hunnam wrote about her: “She is a girl I love deeply, with whom I have lived for 11 years and with whom I hope to live the next 60 years. It is a partner who is loyal and who has supported me long before I have success or money ”.
He refused to star in 50 Shades of Gray
While he had, at first, accepted the role, the English actor finally backtracked … Indeed, the handsome blond was about to stop the filming of Sons of Anarchy and did not see himself back up. so quickly with such a captivating role.
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