Grant's accent is an inheritance from his mother; and, on Inside the Actors Studio in 2002, he credited her with "any acting genes that [he] might have."  Both his parents were children of military families,  but, despite his parents' backgrounds, Grant has stated that his family was not always affluent while he was growing up.  Grant spent his childhood summers shooting and hunting with his grandfather in Scotland.  Grant has an older brother, James, living in Portugal.
Hugh Grant is a British actor. His career spans three decades, being recognised as an international star since 1994. He has received a Golden Globe Award and a British Academy Film Award . His films have collectively grossed more than $2.4 billion worldwide.  The following are his film and television credits.
Hugh John Mungo Grant (born 9 September 1960) is an English actor . He won a Golden Globe award in 1995 for his starring role in the movie Four Weddings and a Funeral . His other movies include: Nine Months , Notting Hill , Mickey Blue Eyes , Bridget Jones's Diary , About a Boy , and Love Actually .