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Josh Charles :: Biography

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Josh Charles's facts

Date of Birth 1971-0915
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Sophie Flack
Married on 6th September 2013
Net Worth(s) $3 million
Name on Birth Joshua Aaron Charles
Divorce No
Height 5'11"
Religion Jewish
Place of Birth Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Born on September 15, 1971 Joshua Aaron Charles popularly known as ‘Josh Charles’ is an American television and movie actor. Charles became famous from his phenomenal roles of Daniel Rydell on Sports Night and Will Gardner on ‘The Good Wife’. He is considered as one of the versatile actor of the present time. Charles was born to American pair Allen and Laura Chalres in Baltimore, Maryland. He belongs to the middle class family where his father works an an advertising executive and mother works as gossip columnist. Josh began his acting careet at the age of 9, where he performed comedy. He joined The Baltimore School for Performing Arts to improve and garnish his acting skills.

Charles got first opportunity to work as an actor in the 1998 movie Hairspray along with John Waters. After his first movie, he was casted in Dead Poets Society. The movie became the career turning movie of his career. For his tremendous performance in the movie, he was casted in other movies like Threesome,  Crossing the Bridge, S.W.A.T., Four Brothers and others movies. Besides his successful movie career, he also appeared in the small screen. He is still remembered for his outstanding work as Dan Rydell in the ‘Sports Night’. The show even received Emmy Award and runs for two consecutive years. Charles also got nomination for the prestigious Screen Actors Guild Award. In the year 2008, he played the role of Jake in the HBO’s ‘In Treatment’. After a year working at the show, he accepted another acting project named ‘The Good Wife’. Apart from his movie and television career, he also acted in the stage in the year 2004 for ‘The Distance From Here’. He has earned huge level of appreciation for his breath taking acting in the numerous movies, television and stage performances. Josh also worked as a narrator for the first episode named ‘New England Patriots’ in the NFL network. From his acting career, he has earned total net worth amount of $3 million. However, the talented actor still has a lot more movies waiting for him.

Giving some lights to his personal life biography, his marital status is married. The outstanding actor got married to his longtime girlfriend Sophie Flack on 6th September 2013. Before his marriage with Sophie, there was a rumor that he is a gay. But the rumors just prove to be a rumor when he got married to his wife Sophie. The couple are sharing strong bond with each other such that there is no news of her divorce between the couple. After his marriage, he was not seen dating with some other girls. The talented actor seems handling his personal and professional life in a good way. He loves to play guitar and spend some time with his family in his spare time. Charles follows Jewish religion as his father was Jewish.

The handsome actor has proved his acting potentiality through showing his tremendous acting skills in numerous movies and television shows. His good looks and charming face has also been the highlighting quality of this versatile actor. There is no doubt that why is he consider as one of the handsome and good looking actors of the present time. He stands with the height of 5 feet 11 inches. Through his outstanding acting career, he has won several rewards and awards. He received Outstanding Ensemble Performance Award for his breathtaking acting skills. He was also honored with People’s Choice Award for his tremendous work in the small screen. This talented actor has still a long way to in his career where numerous awards and honors are waiting for him.

Being one of the favorite actors of the movie and television industry, his fans surely wants to know more information about him. For his fans, more interesting information and facts has made available in various internet sites. His brief bio is also available on Wiki and IMBD. To connect with his fans, he frequently shares his latest updates in his twitter @MrJoshCharles.