Felix Chang Hong Grant (born December 29, 2013; Age: 9 years old) is a British youngster who is popularly known as the son of Hugh Grant. His father is a popular British actor who became famous for his role in the movie Four Weddings and a Funeral and who also starred in the award-winning movie, Nothing Hill alongside Julia Roberts.
The lifestyle and family life of celebrities is often a subject of curiosity to many fans who desire to know more about their favorite celebrity. Hugh Grant is one of such prominent celebrities who many are eager to know more about, including information about his family. This article covers all you need to know about Hugh Grant’s son, Felix Chang Hong Grant.
Summary of Felix Chang Hong Grant’s Bio
- Full Name: Felix Chang Hong Grant
- Gender: Male
- Date of Birth: December 29, 2013
- Felix Chang Hong Grant’s Age: 9 years old
- Place of Birth: West London
- Ethnicity: Mixed (British and Chinese)
- Nationality: British
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Marital Status: Single
- Felix Chang Hong Grant’s Parents: Hugh Grant (father) and Tingal Hong (mother)
- Siblings: Tabitha Hong Grant (sister), John Mungo Grant (half-sibling)
- Famous for: Being Hugh Grant’s Son
Felix Chang Hong Grant is 9 Years Old
Felix Chang Hong Grant was born to his celebrity father Hugh Grant, and his ex-girlfriend, Tinglan Hong, at St Mary’s Hospital, situated in West Paddington, West London. The young lad is a British citizen and is of mixed ethnicity while his zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Being born into a wealthy family, it is almost certain that he grew up in comfort and was well provided for as a child. A twist in Felix Chang Hong Grant’s birth is the fact that his conception was not expected by his parents. They had ended their relationship and gone their separate ways, however, a brief reunion meant that Tinglan Hong found out that she was expectant months later.
When Felix was born, his father kept his arrival secret from the media and public until the Daily Mail sent a congratulatory message to him after which Grant took to his Twitter page to announce the arrival of a brother for his older daughter. The British actor also clearly stated that he was the father of the baby born to him by his ex-girlfriend, Tinglan Hong.
Felix Chang Hong Grant’s birth was registered on Valentine’s day in 2014 at Westminster Register Office which was later than the actual date he was born. He is not the only child of his father as he has four siblings (one biological sibling and three half-siblings from his father). There is not much information on Felix and he is rarely seen hanging out with his parents as his father is very protective of him and his siblings and ensures to keeps him away from the spotlight.
Hugh Grant’s Son Is Yet To Take On A Career Path
When it comes to children of celebrities and their career choices, especially those whose parents are in the entertainment industry, many fans expect the kids to follow in their prominent parent’s footsteps – career-wise.
However, in the case of Felix, the youngster is still young and yet to take on a career path and if he would follow in his father’s footsteps, we can’t say for now. When he is of age and ready to take on this path, we are sure his parents will support him in whatever career choice he makes.
Hugh Grant is a very loving father to all his children and loves being around them. The British actor has been very protective of his children also and has made sure not to share information about them.
Felix Chang Hong Grant’s Father Is A Prominent British Actor
Felix’s father, Hugh John Mungo Grant, popularly known as Hugh Grant, is well-recognized as a British actor and producer who is famous for his role in notable television dramas such as Nothing Hill, The Remains of the Day, Sense and Sensibility, and many others.
The British actor was born to his parents on September 9, 1960, in Hammersmith, London, England. He made his debut in the movie Privileged, an Oxford-financed film. Before then he had been involved in a variety of jobs such as writing comedy sketches for TV shows, tutoring, working as an assistant groundman at Fulham Football Club, and also working for Talkback Productions.
After his debut, he went ahead and landed a role in the 1984 movie Bounty which starred Mel Gibson and Anthony Hopkins, but was prevented from playing the role because he did not have an Equity card, which he later obtained by joining the Nottingham Playhouse.
He further gained international recognition after he was featured in the movie Four Weddings and a Funeral which earned him a Golden Globe Award. Since then he began landing major roles and featured in notable movies such as Notting Hill (1999), Love Actually (2003), Two Weeks Notice (2020), The Bridget Jones films (2001-2004), Sense and Sensibility (1995), and many others.
Felix Chang’s Mother, Tinglan Hong, Holds Chinese Citizenship
Felix Chang Hong Grant’s mother, Tinglan Hong, was birthed in 1979 to her parents in the People’s Republic of China and holds Chinese citizenship. The celebrity ex-girlfriend had her early childhood days in the Zhejiang Province of Eastern China before she moved to the United Kingdom in 2003.
Felix’s mother is fondly called Ting Ting by her family members and she is a graduate of the University of Surrey where she is said to have obtained a degree in Hotel Management. After she graduated from the University, she got employed at a Chinese restaurant to work as a receptionist which was where she met Hugh Grant.
Felix Chang’s Father Met His Mother at Her Work Place
Felix Chang Hong Grant’s parents, Hugh Grant and Tinglan Hong, met for the first time in a Chinese restaurant in London which was where Tinglan was working as a receptionist. The pair became acquainted with each other, exchanged contacts, and began communicating. Gradually their feelings for each other grew and their friendship blossomed into a romance.
They began dating officially in 2011 and in that same year, they welcomed their first child and daughter, Tabitha. After the birth of their daughter, the couple split up and then reunited in 2013 and broke up again in 2014. For the short period during which they reunited, the duo created another life together (Felix) who was born in December 2013.
Following their breakup in 2014, Hugh Grant moved on and got married for the first time to his longtime ex-girlfriend Anna Elisabeth Eberstein on May 25, 2018. Their wedding ceremony which took place at The Chelsea Register Office in London was a very simple one and was attended by close friends and family members.
Felix’s father and his stepmother welcomed their first child together, John Mungo Grant, in September 2012. Their second child was born in December 2015 and the youngest child was born in 2018. The names of their last two children are yet to be revealed to the public.