Josh O’Connor Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Josh O’Connor Quick Info
Height6 ft 1 in
Weight76 kg
Date of BirthMay 20, 1990
Zodiac SignTaurus
GirlfriendMargot Hauer-King

Josh O’Connor is an English actor who gained prominence with his role as Johnny Saxby in the 2017 film, God’s Own Country. He is also well-known for starring in television shows like The Durrells (2016-2019) and The Crown (2019-Present). He has more than 100k followers on Twitter and more than 200k followers on Instagram.

Born Name

Joshua Mathias O’Connor

Nick Name


Josh O'Connor as seen speaking at the Odessa Film Festival in 2015
Josh O’Connor as seen speaking at the Odessa Film Festival in 2015 (Andriy Makukha / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

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Born Place

Southampton, England, United Kingdom





Josh attended St Edward’s School in Cheltenham.

He learned acting at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and graduated in 2011.




  • Father – John O’Connor (Teacher)
  • Mother – Emily Bunting (Midwife)
  • Siblings – Barnaby O’Connor (Older Brother) (Artist), Sebastien O’Connor (Younger Brother) (Ecological Economist)
  • Others – John Bunting (Maternal Grandfather) (Sculptor), Romola Jane Farquharson (Maternal Grandmother), Madeleine Bunting (Maternal Aunt) (Writer, Commentator)




6 ft 1 in or 185.5 cm


76 kg or 167.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Josh has dated –

  1. Hannah Murray
  2. Margot Hauer-King
Josh (middle), James Ellis, and Callum Woodhouse (right) as seen on the set of The Durrells
Josh (middle), James Ellis, and Callum Woodhouse (right) as seen on the set of The Durrells (Josh O’Connor / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity


He has English, Scottish, Irish, and Ashkenazi/Sephardi Jewish ancestry.

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Distinctive Features

  • Freckles on his face
  • Dimpled smile
  • Big ears

Josh O’Connor Favorite Things

  • Movies Raging Bull (1980), The 400 Blows (1959), There Will Be Blood (2007), Love Actually (2003), The Great Beauty (2013)
  • Restaurant – Kudu in Peckham
  • ActressOlivia Colman
  • Actors – David Thewlis, Daniel Day-Lewis
  • Works Of David ThewlisThe Inner Life of Martin Frost (2007), Fargo (FX series)
  • Play – Richard II

SourceIndependent, TimeOut,, Esquire

Josh as seen with Jennie Fava in 2019
Josh as seen with Jennie Fava in 2019 (Jennie Fava / Instagram)

Josh O’Connor Facts

  1. He suffered from dyslexia as a kid.
  2. Arguably, his biggest role so far has been playing Prince Charles in Netflix’s critically-acclaimed series, The Crown.
  3. His other career aspirations included being an artist or a football player.
  4. Josh is an ardent supporter of the Southampton Football Club.
  5. He has a fear of heights.
  6. His first celebrity crush was actress Catherine Zeta-Jones.

Featured Image by Andriy Makukha / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0

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