Nicholas Hoult Net Worth 2020, Bio, Best Movies, TV Shows, Relationship and Career.
Nicholas Hoult Net Worth– Nicholas Hoult is an English actor best known for his role as Marcus Brewer in ‘About a Boy’. Hoult has become a fan favorite since his role as Beast in the X-men franchise.
Nicholas Hoult was born to Glenis and Roger Hoult on December 7, 1989, in Wokingham, Berkshire, UK. His mother is a piano teacher and his father is a retired British Airways pilot.
He has three siblings including elder brother James (born 1977), elder sister Rosanna (born 1984), and younger sister Clarista Hoult (born 1992). His siblings are involved in acting and dancing and his great aunt was Dame Anna Neagle.
He followed in the footsteps of his elder siblings and even started practicing ballet. He started studying in the ‘The Coombes CE Primary School’ in Arborfield, Berkshire, before moving on to the ‘Arborfield Church of England Junior School’.
He grew up fairly independent as his parents supported his dreams. While attending a play at the age of three with his mother, Nicholas was noticed by a director, who suggested he try acting. This made quite an impression on his young mind and he landed a part in the play ‘The Caucasian Chalk Circle’.
Best Movies and TV Shows
Nicholas Hoult movies are various. They show that the actor has a great talent. He can reincarnate. He can be different. It is the most important quality for the actor.
Nicholas Hoult started to play in TV shows in 1996. His first significant role was in the TV show “Intimate Relations”.
After that he took part in various TV series and TV shows. His first appearance in the cinema took place in 2002. He played Marcus in the movie “About a Boy”.
Till now the fans name this drama the most favorite among Nicholas Hoult films. His partner was famous and talented Hugh Grant. The boy tells it was really impressive for him to meet such a star on the film set.
The plot of the film is interesting and emotional at the same time. It tells about single mother, Fiona, and her son, Marcus. One day they meet Will (Hugh Grant).
The boy becomes close with Will. He dreams the last one to be together with his mother. But Will and Fiona understand, they don’t suit each other.
The boy feels frustrated and finds another passion – he starts acting in the school theater. There he sings a marvelous song. Till know “Killing Me Softly with this Song” is liked by fans of Nicholas Hoult.
This film made the boy popular. It was a great start. It was the first successful among Nicholas Hoult films – the first but not the last.
Later Nicholas Hoult took part in such successful movies and TV shows as “Skins” (the actor was nominated for Walkers Home Grown Talent Award for this role), “The Weather Man”, “Coming Down the Mountain”, “Clash of the Titans”, “Mad Max”. The other significant event in his actor’s fate was the invitation to act in “X Men”.
Nicholas Hoult “X Men” is one of the most important steps in his career. He took part in different parts of this film. Thus we can see him in “X Men: First Class”, where he acts as Hank McCoy.
After the success of this part, he took part in “X Men: days of Future Past”. In 2016 “X men: Apocalypses” will appear on the screens.
Nicholas’s hero will be noticed in this part too. Nicholas Hoult “X Men” is liked with the audience. The actor plays naturally and very passionately.
Nicholas Hoult dated the hunger game actress Jennifer Lawrence for almost 5 years (2010-2014). Nicholas Hoult previously dated Victoria Justice (2009) and was believed to have had an encounter with Tatiana Luther (2013) and Riley Keough.
Nicholas Hoult is currently believed to be single although rumors about him dating his Ex-girlfriend Jennifer Lawrence has currently generated fuss among his longtime fans.
Nicholas Hoult made his acting debut in the movie ‘Intimate Relations’ (1996). The same year he made his TV debut in the episode ‘It Ain’t Me, Babe’, on the series ‘Casualty’. In 1997, he was then seen in the movie ‘Mr. White Goes to Westminster’.
In the next few years, he continued making TV appearances on a number of shows including ‘Silent Witness’ (1998), ‘The Ruth Rendell Mysteries’ (1999), and ‘The Bill’ (2000).
By 2001, Hoult had established himself as a talented young amateur actor.
This was evident from his numerous appearances on TV shows that year like, ‘The Bill’, ‘Magic Grandad’, ‘Holby City’, ‘Doctors’, ‘Walking the Dead’, and ‘World of Pub’.
2002 was a breakthrough year for Nicholas Hoult, as he landed the role of Marcus Brewer in the comedy-drama film ‘About a Boy’.
The movie was not only a box office hit but earned him the 2003 ‘Critics Choice Award’ nomination. He also won the ‘Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Performance by a Youth in a Leading or Supporting Role – Male’. From 2003 to 2006, Nicholas Hoult was cast in different roles on TV shows like ‘Star’, ‘Keen Eddie’, and ‘Mystery Hunters’.
But his focus was more on banking on his ‘About a Boy’ success. Thus, he starred in three movies ‘Wah-Wah’ (2005), ‘The Weather Man’ (2005), and ‘Kidulthood’ (2006). Unfortunately, none of these movies were box office successes.
In 2007, he was cast in the role of Tony Stonem in the British digital E4 series ‘Skins’ (2007–2008). His performances were critically acclaimed and he ended up being nominated for the ‘Walkers Home Grown Talent Award’ and ‘Golden Nymph Award’.
In 2007, he was also seen in the TV movie ‘Coming Down the Mountain’. The next year, he made an appearance as Stefan on the show ‘Wallander’ in the episode ‘Sidetracked’.
He was praised for his performances, but still failed to get major roles. In 2009, he made a comeback with his ‘British Academy Film Awards for Orange Rising Star Award’ nominated role in the movie ‘A Single Man’. He followed that up with his first major box-office blockbuster ‘Clash of the Titans’ (2010), in which he played Eusebios.
Nicholas Hoult’s most famous role came in 2011, when he portrayed the character of in Henry ‘Hank’ McCoy or Beast in the movie ‘X-Men: First Class’.Nicholas Hoult went on to reprise the role in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ (2014), ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ (2016), and in the upcoming ‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ (2018).
The year 2013 saw the British actor portray a zombie named R in the romantic zombie comedy movie ‘Warm Bodies’. The movie was a surprise hit and ended up making US$ 117 million against a budget of US$ 35 million. In the same year, he also starred in ‘Jack the Giant Slayer’ which was a commercial disaster.
In 2015, Hoult was busier with multiple movies like ‘Dark Places’, ‘Equals’, and ‘Kill Your Friends’. In spite of his acting being critically acclaimed, the movies failed to make a mark at the box office.
Nicholas Hoult starred in one of his most successful movies to date, in the critical and commercial blockbuster ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ in 2015.
He played the lead role of Nux and ended up winning ‘Best Supporting Actor – Audience Award’ at the 2016 ‘CinEuphoria Awards’.
In 2016, he voice acted in the role of Ace in the animated movie ‘Underdogs’ and appeared as Casey in the movie ‘Collide’. 2017 turned out to be a great year for the British actor, as Nicholas Hoult was seen in several critically acclaimed roles in movies like ‘Newness’ and ‘Sand Castle’.
But two of his best outings were as J.D. Salinger in the ‘Rebel in the Rye’ and as Nikola Tesla in ‘The Current War’. Hoult will also be seen in the upcoming movies ‘The Favourite’ and will portray the iconic writer J. R. R. Tolkien in the biopic ‘Tolkien’, in 2018.