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Hugh Grant

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Hugh Grant

Movie Actor


Who is Hugh Grant?

Hugh Grant is an English actor and film producer. He has been nominated and won numerous awards including Golden Globe, Kid's Choice, Teen Choice, and British Academy Film awards. The film that arguably launched him into stardom was the 1995 film Four Weddings and a Funeral. Other notable films of his include Notting Hill, Bridget Jones's Diary, and About a Boy.

Famous Kin

Hugh Grant has numerous family connections to the English royal family including Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Diana, Catherine Middleton, King Henry VIII, and his wives Catherine Parr, Jane Seymour, and Anne Boleyn. His U.S. Presidential kin include, but is not limited to, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, William H. Harrison, Benjamin Harrison, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Jimmy Carter. Historical figures in Hugh Grant's family tree include Fletcher Christian (H.M.S. Bounty), Charles Darwin (Evolutionist), Lt. Gen. James Brudenell (led the “Charge of the Light Brigade”), and Sir Winston Churchill (British Prime Minister during WWII).

Hugh Grant has a number of celebrity kinships including actress Olivia de Havilland and her sister Joan Fountaine, actor Randolph Scott, actress Bette Davis, British filmmaker Guy Ritchie, actress Kyra Sedgwick, and actor Steve McQueen. Literary kin include Harper Lee (To Kill a Mockingbird), Jack London (Call of the Wild), Ray Bradbury (The Martian Chronicles), and Jonathan Swift (Gulliver's Travels).


Some of the most recently added connections of famous kin for Hugh Grant

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Michael Strahan

NFL Player and TV Personality

20th cousin
via Richard FitzAlan

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Milton Bradley

Founder, Milton Bradley Company

16th cousin 4 times removed
via Sir John Grey of Rotherfield

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John Dye

TV and Movie Actor - “Touched by an Angel”

19th cousin
via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

20th cousin 1 time removed
via Sir Ranulph de Neville

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

20th cousin 1 time removed
via Henry Plantagenet

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

19th cousin 2 times removed
via Sir Hugh I de Audley

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

18th cousin 3 times removed
via Edmund FitzAlan

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

17th cousin 1 time removed
via Joan Beaufort

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

20th cousin 1 time removed
via Eudo la Zouche

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

19th cousin 2 times removed
via Sir Maurice de Berkeley

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

13th cousin 2 times removed
via Henry Clifford

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E. C. Segar

Cartoonist (Popeye creator)

20th cousin 1 time removed
via Sir Henry de Percy

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

16th cousin 1 time removed
via Sir Henry Percy

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

21st cousin
via Edward II, King of England

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

21st cousin
via Sir Ranulph de Neville

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

21st cousin
via Henry Plantagenet

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

21st cousin
via Sir Hugh I de Audley

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

19th cousin
via Margaret de Stafford

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

21st cousin
via Eudo la Zouche

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

21st cousin
via William III of Hainault

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Theatre, TV and Movie Actress

21st cousin
via Sir Henry de Percy

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Charles V

Holy Roman Emperor

5th cousin 14 times removed
via John of Gaunt

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Charles V

Holy Roman Emperor

7th cousin 14 times removed
via Henry Plantagenet

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Hamilton Fish

26th U.S. Secretary of State

12th cousin 8 times removed
via Sir David Lindsay

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Hamilton Fish

26th U.S. Secretary of State

16th cousin 4 times removed
via Elizabeth Mure

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