Josh O’Connor is an award-winning British actor best known for his work in The Durrells. He is also known for playing the role of Prince Charles in Netflix’s The crown.
As of now, he is signed for seasons three and four of The Crown, where he will be seen covering the years 1964-1970 when Charles was aged between 16 to 22.
Personal life of Josh O’ Connor is like an open book. He is in love with his girlfriend, Margot Hauer.
Josh O' Connor attend The Royal Academy Of Arts Summer Exhibition with his girlfriend Margot Hauer on 4 June 2019(Photo: zimbio.com)
Josh is on clock nine to have found Margot and has proved that they are still together by attending an intimate dinner hosted by Christian Louboutin and Cob Gallery. The dinner was organized on 9 May 2019 to celebrate artist Casper Sejersen’s first Uk solo exhibition at The Cob Gallery.
The lovebirds who have now spend three years of romantic life are also speculated to have moved in together to East London.
Who Is Margot Hauer?
Margot Hauer is the daughter of Jeremy King, who co-owns London restaurant, Wolseley, and Colbert. Similarly, she is also a marketing director of the CTO team at WWP.
Movies & TV Shows
Josh so far has already notched up some excellent movies and TV shows. He has also made a mark in stage performances, which include both comic and dramatic parts.
Having 26 movies and shows credits under his name, he is popularly known for movies like God’s Own Country, Only You, Cinderella, The Program, and The Riot Club. Similarly, his TV shows include; The Crown, Les Miserables, Father Brown, Ripper Street, and Peaky Blinders.
Is Josh O’ Connor A Gay?
The Florence Foster Jenkins star is a straight man in real life. Nevertheless, the audience got a chance to look at the different sides of him when he played the lead character in a gay love story; God's Own Country.
The film happened to turn as his biggest breakout, which also won the award for the best British feature at the Edinburgh International Film Festival in 2017.
Josh O’Connor stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch(1.85m)tall.
He was born on 20 May 1990. He is originally from Cheltenham, England, and is of Irish, English, Ashkenazi Jewish, and Sephardi Jewish Descent.
Talking about his family members, his father was an English teacher, and his mother was a midwife. Apart from his parents, he also has two brothers.
As for his education, Josh trained as an actor in Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
Things You May Know
Josh is good friends with Alec Secareanu. They worked together in God’s Own Country.
He owns a decorative sheep given to him by his God’s Own Country director, Francis Lee.
He is a fan of hot-air balloons.
Josh joined the Clifton Hot Air Balloon Appreciation Society despite the fact that he has altitude sickness.