Joshua Daniel Hartnett was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on July 21, 1978. Josh attended Cretin-Derham Hall and South High School.
Josh's first acting gigs were a Northwestern Airline commercial and role as "Huck Finn" in a high school play. After leaving the Midwest, going to New York where he studied at SUNY, Josh went to California where he landed a role of Michael Fitzgerald in the TV series Cracker. Then in 1998 he played John Tate in Halloween H20 Twenty Years Later. The movie roles have been increasing ever since.
Josh dated his high school sweetheart Ellen Fenster for several years after making it big as an actor, but the two broke up for good in February 2004. Josh has cemented his heart-throb status and is often seen with a number of different actresses.
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