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Joshua Daniel Hartnett was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, to Wendy Anne (Kronstedt) and Daniel Thomas Hartnett, a building manager. His father is of Irish and German descent, and his mother is of Swedish and Norwegian ancestry. Hartnett graduated from South High School in Minneapolis in June of 1996, then attended SUNY Purchase in New York. By ... See full bio »

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30 Days of Night Eben Oleson
The Faculty Zeke Tyler
The Black Dahlia Dwight 'Bucky' Bleichert


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 2023 Oppenheimer (post-production)
Ernest Lawrence
 2023 Operation Fortune: Ruse de guerre (completed)
Danny Franscesco
 2022 The Fear Index (TV Series)
Dr. Alex Hoffman
- Episode #1.4 (2022) ... Dr. Alex Hoffman
- Episode #1.3 (2022) ... Dr. Alex Hoffman
- Episode #1.2 (2022) ... Dr. Alex Hoffman
- Episode #1.1 (2022) ... Dr. Alex Hoffman
 2021 Ida Red
Wyatt Walker
 2021 Wrath of Man
Boy Sweat Dave
 2021 Exterminate All the Brutes (TV Mini Series documentary)
White Man
- The Bright Colors of Fascism (2021) ... White Man
- Who the F*** is Columbus? (2021) ... White Man
 2020 Die Hart (TV Series)
Josh Hartnett
- Sex, Lies and Videotape (2020) ... Josh Hartnett (credit only)
- Man on Fire (2020) ... Josh Hartnett (credit only)
- True Lies (2020) ... Josh Hartnett
- Live Free or Die Hard (2020) ... Josh Hartnett (credit only)
- Bad Boys (2020) ... Josh Hartnett
 2020 Most Wanted
Victor Malarek
 2020 Paradise Lost (TV Series)
Yates Forsythe
- The Magnolia Curtain (2020) ... Yates Forsythe
- The Black Dog Barked (2020) ... Yates Forsythe
- Getting to the Other Side (2020) ... Yates Forsythe
- Polishing the Mirror (2020) ... Yates Forsythe
- When There is No Wind, Row (2020) ... Yates Forsythe
 2019 Inherit the Viper
Kip Conley
 2019 Valley of the Gods
John Ecas
 2019 She's Missing
 2015-2019 Drunk History (TV Series)
Joachim Neumann / Clark Gable
- Love (2019) ... Joachim Neumann
- Miami (2015) ... Clark Gable
 2017 6 Below: Miracle on the Mountain
Eric LeMarque
 2017 Oh Lucy!
 2014-2016 Penny Dreadful (TV Series)
Ethan Chandler
- Perpetual Night (2016) ... Ethan Chandler
- The Blessed Dark (2016) ... Ethan Chandler
- Ebb Tide (2016) ... Ethan Chandler
- No Beast So Fierce (2016) ... Ethan Chandler
- This World Is Our Hell (2016) ... Ethan Chandler
 2015 Wild Horses
KC Briggs
 2015/I The Lovers
James / Jay
 2014 Parts Per Billion
 2011 Black Mirror (TV Series)
 2011 Stuck Between Stations
 2011 Girl Walks Into a Bar
Sam Salazar
 2010 Bunraku
The Drifter
 2009 I Come with the Rain
 2008 T Takes: Josh Hartnett (Video short)
 2008 T Takes: Lobby (Video short)
 2008 August
Tom Sterling
 2007 Stories USA
Gianni (segment "Member")
 2007 30 Days of Night
Eben Oleson
 2007 Resurrecting the Champ
Erik Kernan Jr.
 2006 The Black Dahlia
Dwight 'Bucky' Bleichert
 2006 Lucky Number Slevin
 2005 Mozart and the Whale
Donald Morton
 2005 Sin City
The Man
 2004 Wicker Park
 2003 Zéro un
The Neighbor (segment "The Same")
 2003 Hollywood Homicide
Det. K.C. Calden
 2002 40 Days and 40 Nights
 2001 Black Hawk Down
 2001 Short6
Gianni (segment "Member")
 2001 The Same (Short)
The Neighbor
 2001 O
Hugo Goulding
 2001 Pearl Harbor
Danny Walker
 2001 Town & Country
Tom (as Joshua Hartnett)
 2001 Blow Dry
Brian Allen
 2001 Member (Short)
 2000 Here on Earth
Jasper Arnold
 2000 Air: Playground Love (Music Video)
Trip Fontaine / Self
 1997-1999 Cracker: Mind Over Murder (TV Series)
Michael Fitzgerald
- First Love: Part 2 (1999) ... Michael Fitzgerald
- First Love: Part 1 (1999) ... Michael Fitzgerald
- Faustian Fitz (1999) ... Michael Fitzgerald
- Best Boys (1999) ... Michael Fitzgerald
- The Club (1999) ... Michael Fitzgerald
 1999 The Virgin Suicides
Trip Fontaine
 1998 The Faculty
Zeke Tyler
 1998 Debutante (Short)
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Other Works:

Played Charlie Babbitt in a stage adaptation of Rain Man (1988) at the Apollo Theatre, London (2008). See more »

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8 Interviews | 7 Articles | 8 Pictorials | 18 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Joshua Hartnett


6' 3" (1.91 m)


Tamsin Egerton  (3 children)


Wendy Anne Kronstedt | Daniel Thomas Hartnett


Jessica Hartnett (sibling) | See more »

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Personal Quote:

(2015) The intensity of my sudden fame was overwhelming for me, and in the middle of that, I felt I couldn't trust any new person I met or their motives. I spent a lot of time back home in Minnesota with my friends and family. I did smaller movies, and I stopped working for a while. If I could go back and take with me my wisdom of today, I wish I'd been more resilient. I hope I wouldn't be as ... See more »


Voted #3 on Bliss magazine's "Sexiest Male" in 2003, the same year PETA named him the "Sexiest Vegetarian Alive", as chosen by voters. See more »


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