Josh Hartnett Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

17th April 2015

Quote: "Patti Smith came out to Dublin and watched us film for a day. It turns out she really likes the show and may even write some songs for it. Incredible." Josh Hartnett is stoked punk poet Patti Smith is a fan of his TV drama Penny Dreadful.

17th April 2015

Quote: "Everybody makes mistakes dating people they work with. They're whom I'm attracted to because I share experiences with them and understand a bit about what they are and what they do. If I were able to go back in time, I don't know if I could have done anything any different." Josh Hartnett has no regrets about dating his celebrity ex-girlfriends, including co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Scarlett Johansson.

9th April 2012

Fact: Josh Hartnett is helping to drum up support for U.S. President Barack Obama in his native Minnesota. The actor will host a student summit at the University of Minnesota on Friday (13Apr12) to raise funds for Obama's re-election campaign.

23rd December 2010

Fact: SCREAM star Neve Campbell and Josh Hartnett are set to play man and wife on the big screen in sci-fi film Singularity. The pair will play time-travelling archaeologists in the project.

14th November 2008

Quote: "She’s a great friend. If I could go on a date with anybody in the world it would probably be her." Hollywood actor Josh Hartnett on his ex-girlfriend supermodel Helena Christensen.

5th November 2008

Quote: "Every night I get on stage and I wipe the sweat from my brow frightened as hell and always willing to run back to the wings, but frankly, I love it." Hollywood actor Josh Hartnett has to overcome a bout of stagefright every night before he performs in the West End production of Rain Man.

26th August 2008

Quote: "I don't wake up in the morning and say, 'Hey beautiful'. In Los Angeles I'm not the best-looking guy on the block." Hollywood heartthrob Josh Hartnett plays down his good looks.

30th November 2007

Quote: "I'm not an idiot, and I understand that you can only survive in this business if you have a certain amount of cachet that comes from your movies making money. But if I can circumnavigate the whole superhero character catapulting me into that realm, then that's what I want to do." 30 DAYS OF NIGHT star Josh Hartnett never wants go down the route of Tobey Maguire and Christian Bale by playing a superhero character.

29th November 2007

Quote: "I don't want to get sucked up in the madness. Flitting around from club to club and girl to girl is no way to live." Actor Josh Hartnett insists he has outgrown his party boy tag.

29th November 2007

Quote: "I try to remain friendly with my exes. Absolutely. If it's possible. I mean, if they're not completely psychotic." Actor Josh Hartnett, who is rumoured to be dating R+B star Rihanna, on his previous girlfriends, which include supermodel Helena Christensen, actress Penelope Cruz and BLACK DAHLIA co-star SCARLETT JOHANSSON.

13th November 2007

Quote: "Because of my culture, I wouldn't have wanted to date white guys before, but they're killing it right now - Paul Walker, Justin Timberlake, Orlando Bloom. Every hot guy I see is white." Rihanna, who recently confirmed she's dating actor Josh Hartnett, lines up her white hotties.

17th October 2007

Quote: "Bruce Willis would have probably knocked out the vampires with a punch to the jaw. Harrison Ford would have gotten clobbered and responded with a witty line before shooting them... I use an axe to chop their heads off." Josh Hartnett on killing the undead in new film 30 DAYS OF NIGHT.

8th September 2006

Quote: "I didn't react to it well, so I don't expect them to... HILARY (SWANK) took off her clothes and got into bed and I was like, 'Well, I guess I have to do that too.'" Red-faced Josh Hartnett admits his sex scene in new drama The Black Dahlia might be a little tough for family and friends to watch.

26th July 2006

Fact: Veteran director Brian De Palma' forthcoming film The Black Dahlia, which stars Scarlett Johansson, Josh Hartnett and Hilary Swank, has been selected to open the Venice Film Festival in Italy next month (AUG06).

7th June 2006

Fact: DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star Teri Hatcher has signed to play the leading role in sports drama RESURRECTING THE CHAMP along side hunky Josh Hartnett and SAMUEL L.JACKSON.

3rd April 2006

Quote: "She did offer to get in the ring with me. She'd been training for so long, I thought maybe it wasn't such a good idea." Actor Josh Hartnett, who plays an ex-boxer in his new film The Black Dahlia, when co-star Hilary Swank offered her sparring services.

9th March 2006

Fact: Scarlett Johansson's nickname for boyfriend Josh Hartnett is DJ because she thinks he looks just like former child star Michael Fishman, who played ROSEANNE's son on TV.

8th March 2006

Quote: "My first scene on national TV was sitting on a toilet. My dad said I could only go up from there!" Hollywood actor Josh Hartnett on his humble beginnings.

24th February 2006

Quote: <p>"Well, I mean it's hard not to find Josh attractive - he's an incredibly tall, big, strapping, young man!" Lucy Liu had to restrain herself while working with Hollywood hunk Josh Hartnett on new movie Lucky Number Slevin. </p>

22nd January 2006

Quote: <p>"It's hard for actors to date each other, because they can be so damn moody." Scarlett Johansson insists she isn't attracted to actors, despite claims she's dating Josh Hartnett. </p>

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