Jack Huston - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 14, 2022

Jack Huston
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Boardwalk Empire (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $5 million

Personal Details

Born on : December 7, 1982 (age 40)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Jack Alexander Huston
Birth Place: King's Lynn, Norfolk, England
Horoscope: Sagittarius
Father's Name: Tony Huston
Mother's Name: Lady Margot Lavinia Huston
Siblings: 2

Laura Huston (sister)
Matthew Huston (brother)

University: Hurtwood House
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (English, Jewish, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, German)
Nationality: British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In Relationship
Girlfriend Name: Shannan Click

Cat Deeley (2007-2011)

Children: 2

Sage Lavinia Huston (daughter)
Cypress Night Huston (son)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.82 meter (5 feet 12 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Jack Huston?

Jack Huston is an actor by profession and British by nationality. He is well known for portraying Richard Harrow in the HBO television drama series Boardwalk Empire. Other notable work includes role(s) in the films American Hustle and Ben-Hur.

Jack Huston – Age, Parents, Siblings

Jack Huston’s birth took place on 7 December 1982 in King's Lynn, Norfolk, England. He was born Jack Alexander Huston. His mother is Lady Margot Lavinia (née Cholmondeley) and his father is Tony Huston, an actor, writer, and assistant director. He is not the only child of his parents and has two siblings- sister Laura Huston and brother Matthew Huston.

His family has been in fame for generations. His maternal grandfather is George Hugh Cholmondeley (6th Marquess of Cholmondeley), Earl of Rocksavage and his paternal grandfather is John Huston. His aunts are Anjelica Huston (actress, director, author, former model, producer) and Allegra Huston (writer, author, editor) while his uncles are Danny Huston (actor, writer, director) and David Cholmondeley, 7th Marquess of Cholmondeley.

Danny Huston, Anjelica Huston, Jack Huston (Image: )

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Jack Huston attended Hurtwood House, a drama institute. 

His ethnicity includes English, Jewish, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, and German.

Jack Huston – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Jack Huston has been married once. His wife was Cat Deeley and was married in 2007 and divorced in 2011. He also had a short fling with Helena Christensen in 2006.

Currently, he is dating American model Shannan Click. The couple has been in a relationship since 2011. With his longtime girlfriend, he has two children- daughter Sage Lavinia Huston (born April 6, 2013) and son Cypress Night Huston (born January 2016). The couple is yet to get engaged and tie the knot.

Jack Huston, Shannan Click (Image: The Sun)

Jack Huston – Career

Early Days

Huston was only 6 years old when he decided to become an actor. His debut role was in the 2004 TV film Spartacus as a minor character. This was followed by roles in the TV film Miss Austen Regrets (2008) and films Factory Girl (2006), The Garden of Eden (2008), and Boogie Woogie (2009).

Finally, in 2010 he landed the role of Richard Harrow in the HBO television drama series Boardwalk Empire. He starred in the series from 2010 to 2013, in a total of 33 episodes.

Films, Series

Over the years Jack Huston has portrayed characters in the TV series Parade's End (2012), The Great Fire (2014), Mr. Mercedes (2018), Manhunt: Deadly Games (2020), and Fargo (2020). The films in which he has been credited include The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010), Not Fade Away (2012), American Hustle (2013), Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016), Ben-Hur (2016), The Irishman (2019), Antebellum (2020), etc.

Jack Huston, Gretchen Mol in Boardwalk Empire (Image: IndieWire)


On the set of Antebellum, Jack Huston has worked with Lyle Brocato, Robert Aramayo, Marque Richardson, Lily Cowles, and Eric Lange.

Jack Huston – Awards, Nominations

Jack Huston has been nominated for four Screen Actors Guild Awards among which he has won two i.e. in 2013 and 2012. He has also been awarded the Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award, Detroit Film Critics Society Award, New York Film Critics Circle Award, San Diego Film Critics Society Award, etc- all in 2013.

Jack Huston – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Huston is estimated at around $5 million while the figure on his annual salary is under review.

Jack Huston – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media sites Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Jack Huston is followed by thousands of followers and counting.

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