Josh Hartnett Biography

Early Life: Josh Hartnett was born Joshua Daniel Hartnett on July 21, 1978, in Saint Paul, Minnesota. His mother, Wendy, left the family after divorcing Hartnett’s father, Daniel (a building manager), and Josh grew up in a Catholic household with his father, stepmother Molly (an artist), and younger siblings Jessica, Joe, and Jake. He attended Nativity of Our Lord Catholic School, Cretin-Derham Hall, and South High School, graduating in 1996. Hartnett played sports in high school but quit after getting injured; he gave acting a try, starring as Sky Masterson in a school production of “Guys and Dolls.” Josh moved to New York to study at the Conservatory of Theatre Arts & Film at SUNY Purchase, but when he visited Los Angeles during pilot season in 1997, he was cast in the crime drama “Cracker” and began working steadily in Hollywood.

What is Josh Hartnett's Net Worth?

Josh Hartnett Net Worth and Salary: Josh Hartnett is an American actor and producer who has a net worth of $25 million. Hartnett first attracted audiences’ attention in 1997 as Michael Fitzgerald on ABC’s “Cracker.” He first graced the big screen in 1998’s “Halloween H20: 20 Years Later,” which earned him nominations from the MTV Movie Awards and the Blockbuster Entertainment Awards. Josh has more than four dozen acting credits to his name, including “The Faculty” (1998), “Pearl Harbor” (2001), “Black Hawk Down” (2001), and the Showtime series “Penny Dreadful” (2014–2016). Hartnett has been featured on many magazine covers, such as “Vanity Fair,” “GQ,” “People,” and “Glamour,” and he was included in “People” magazine’s “50 Most Beautiful People” issue in 2002. “Teen People” named him one of 1999’s “21 Hottest Stars Under 21” and one of 2002’s “25 Hottest Stars under 25.”

Josh Hartnett Quick Facts

What is the net worth of Josh Hartnett? What is his zodiac sign? Here is Josh Hartnett in a nutshell:

Josh Hartnett Overview
Net Worth$25 Million
SalaryN/A
Date of BirthJuly 21, 1978 (age 44 years)
Zodiac SignCancer
GenderMale
Height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
ProfessionActor, Film Producer
NationalityUnited States of America

Quotes that Inspire by Josh Hartnett

Many are probably wondering about the foundation behind Josh Hartnett's success and wealth. Below we have listed some of the Actor's quotes that will get you in the mindset to pursue your financial success.

I’m proud of ‘Black Hawk Down’ because I think it told a provocative story and it was honest. It could have had more opportunity to tell both sides of the story, but I’m still proud of it.

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You know, honestly, acting in film is remarkably independent. You’re doing your thing and someone else is doing their thing.

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I became popular very young. I viewed myself as just a young actor trying to figure out how to do well, and, you know, making mistakes and learning and growing.

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Not living in L.A. gives me a different perspective. I’m not so caught up in the daily process of self-congratulations that’s out there.

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There are some films that really break the mold, and some films that don’t. I’ve been looking for films that break the mold a bit.

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