He has received a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA, and an Honorary César. He has been vocal about his disrespect for the profession of acting, his disdain towards the culture of celebrity, and hostility towards the media. She worked as a schoolteacher and taught Latin, French and music for more than 30 years in the state schools of west London. Grant spent his childhood summers shooting and hunting with his grandfather in Scotland. Grant’s elder brother, James “Jamie” Grant, is a successful banker as Managing Director, Head of Healthcare, Consumer, & Retail Investment Banking Coverage, at JPMorgan Chase in New York. Chris Hammond, his form teacher in 1975 and later the assistant head of Latymer, told People magazine that Grant was “a clever boy among clever boys.” in 1979, he won the Galsworthy scholarship to New College, Oxford where he starred in his first film, Privileged, produced by the Oxford University Film Foundation, OUFF. To obtain his Equity card, he joined the repertory theatre Nottingham Playhouse and lived for a year at Park Terrace in The Park Estate, Nottingham. During this time, Grant also appeared in theatre productions of plays such as An Inspector Calls, Lady Windermere’s Fan, and Coriolanus.
Hugh Grant Calls For Nationwide British Tabloid Probe Hugh Grant has called for a full-scale investigation into the workings of the British tabloid newspaper industry following a News of the World’s snoop… [link]