Josh Charles Bio, Affair, Married, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Salary, Age, Nationality, Height


Josh Charles was featured in S.W.A.T, Four Brothers, Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead, Threesome, Crossing the Bridge and Brief.

Relationship Facts of Josh Charles

  • Josh Charles is married to Sophie Flack {Compare Couple}.
  • Josh Charles married on September 06, 2013.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 230 days 💑
  • He is father of two (Rocco Charles, Eleanor Charles).
  • Josh Charles is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Josh Charles is currently a married man but before marriage. He was in a relationship with Ashley Judd who is an American actress as well as a social activist.

They started dating in 1996 but the relationship didn’t last long. In 1999, Josh found another girl, she was also an actress and her name was Jennifer Connelly.

But the couple broke up in 2002 after some rumors. However, in 2003 he was in relation to singer Sheryl Crow but broke up very soon.

Then, Josh started seeing the author and ballet dancer Sophie Flack. They dated for 5 years before getting engaged in 2012. They got married on 6th September 2013 and had their first baby on 9th December 2014 and their second child on August 23, 2018.

Their firstborn is son Rocco Charles and the second born is daughter Eleanor Charles. The couple seems to have no issues with each other and to date, their relationship is going smooth.

Who is Josh Charles?

Joshua Aaron Charles who goes by the stage name Josh Charles is an American actor, who won two Primetime Emmy Award nominations for the show ‘The Good Wife’.

He is famous for the roles of Dan Rydell from ‘Sports Night’ and also as Knox Overstreet in ‘Dead Poets Society.

Josh Charles: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

He was born on September 15, 1971, in Baltimore, Maryland, the U.S. His father’s name is Allan Charles and his mother’s name is Laura Charles. He also has one brother Jeff Charles.

His father was an advertising executive in ‘The Baltimore Sun’ newspaper as well as a business person and talking about his mother she was a gossip columnist for The Baltimore Sun Newspaper.

However, his brother’s info is kept secret and not disclosed to any media. Josh’s nationality is American but holds (Ashkenazi Jewish, German and English) ethnicity. His birth sign is Virgo.

Education, School/College University

Josh attended his high school in Baltimore School for the Arts (BSA). In one of his interviews, he said famous Hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur and Actress Jada Pinkett Smith went to the same school as him.

Later he finished high school and joined the University of Kansas.

Josh Charles: Professional Life, Career

Josh Charles started his performing career with comedy and it all began when he was 9 years old. His debut movie was ‘Hairspray’ which was released in 1988.

A year later he starred in a movie called ‘Dead Poets Society’ where he played the role of Knox Overstreet. After that he played in a lot more other movies such as S.W.A.T, Four Brothers, Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead, Threesome, Crossing the Bridge and Brief, etc.

In 1998, Josh played sports anchor Dan Rydell in Aaron Sorkin’s Emmy Award-winning Sports Night, which earned Charles a Screen Actors Guild nomination.

And In 2009, he returned to network television in the CBS drama The Good Wife, where he played his role as Will Gardner.

Back in 2000, Josh was nominated for ‘Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series’ and ‘Best Actor in a Quality Comedy Series’ both for the American television series ‘Sports Night’. He was then nominated for ‘Best Actor – Television Series Drama for the show ‘The Good Wife’.

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Caption: Josh Charles and his son (Source: New York Times)

In 2014, ‘People’s Choice Awards Josh was awarded ‘Favorite Dramatic Television Actor for the show ‘The Good Wife’. And in 2015, he was ‘Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series for the show ‘Inside Amy Schumer’.

Net Worth, Salary, Income

As an actor, Josh has earned a decent sum of money. So, according to the sources, Charles’s net worth is around $8 million.

His monthly salary is $40,833.33, and in a year he earns about $490,000.  Also, he is paid $9,423.08 in a week for his work.

Josh Charles: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

About rumors and controversies, there’s a rumor about Josh and his ex-girlfriend Jennifer. Josh dumped Jennifer Connelly his ex-girlfriend the night before the Oscars because she was cheating on him with Paul Bettany.

Body Stats: Height, Weight

Josh Charles is 5 ft 10 inches (180.3 cm) tall and he weighs 75 kg. His body measurement is 41 inches in the chest, 32 inches in the waist, and 15 inches in the biceps. His hair is black and his eye color is Light Brown.

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Josh is active on Social Media sites like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter. He has 136.9k followers on Twitter, 49.5k followers on Instagram. He has many fan-made pages but doesn’t have an official account on Facebook.


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