James Haggar Biography
|Date of Birth:||1973 , July-23|
|Age:||48 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United Kingdom|
|Weight in KG||N/A|
|Affair with||Naga Munchetty|
|Married to||Naga Munchetty|
James Haggar is an English actor and assistant director. He may not be a household name but his works are quite popular which include shows such as The Football Factory, The Count of Monte Cristo, It's All Gone Pete Tong, Live from Studio Five, Renaissance, and Five News. The actor is married to a popular British Indian television presenter and journalist, Naga Munchetty. The couple tied the knot in 2007.
Born and Raised In Middle-Class Family James Haggar Is Of Caucasian Ethnicity
James Hagger was born on the 23rd of July in 1973 in England, the United Kingdom. He was from a middle-class family around Edgbaston in England. He is the son of Robert Hagger. His father was an avid drummer who gained a lot of fame as a part of the group Mabel Greer's Toyshop. He later left the group and it evolved into Yes.
His nationality is British and he belongs to white ethnicity. There’s not much information about his early childhood and educational background but according to some sources, he was an art and theater student. James Hagger has not talked much about his career. But from an early age, he began to act in many amateur movies.
James Haggar's Career
In 1999, James Hagger worked as the second assistant director in Simon Sez and the following in The Count of Monte Cristo. He worked as a short first assistant director in Thespian X in 2002 and in 2003, he worked as a second assistant director in 16 Years of Alcohol.
He made his debut in acting in The Football Factory in 2004. He again appeared in another movie, It's All Gone Pete Tong in the same year. After appearing in many high budget projects, he gained a lot of popularity.
In The Football Factory, movie, Hagger worked as an assistant director in 2004. In 2005, he worked as the second assistant director in The Business. He has also worked in Video games. In the same year, he worked as Video Game first assistant director in some video games for PlayStation 2 like 50 Cent: Bulletproof and Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure.
Later, in 2006, James Haggar worked as the first assistant director in the movie, Renaissance and in the following year in Mister Lonely. In 2008, he worked as a short first assistant director in Madrugada. In 2009, he worked as a director in the TV series, Life From Studio Live. For this series, he dedicated his one year.
He again appeared in the television series, a year later, Five News, which gained him much more attention from audiences. His hard work and dedication towards his work in TV series and movies and other works are the reason for his success. Consequently, he has a recognized personality in an Entertainment Industry.
On Half Way To Be Millionaire; Source Of Income
James Hagger has earned a good amount of money from his acting career but the actual amount of his net worth is still under review which as per celebrity net worth it is assumed to be around $0.5 million. He is an assistant director and his annual salary is around £65,991 ($79,899.59).
His work has led him to have a luxurious life. Looking at his work, we can tell that he earns a good amount of salary too. In the year 2002, the actor was a cast in the adventure drama The Count of Monte Cristo which became the instant hit at the box office grossing over $75 million against its budget $35 million. In the movie, he shared the screen alongside Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce, Richard Harris, James Frain, Dagmara Dominczyk, and Luis Guzmán.
Hagger also owns a house in Hertfordshire, England.
Married To Journalist Naga Munchetty
Moving to his personal life, this handsome actor, and director, James Hagger is a married man. He is married to a TV personality and professional journalist, Naga Munchetty. Naga’s parents migrated to England from India when she was just a baby.
The couple first met in public outings. They fell in love at first sight and were single at that time. James got attracted to her and they started to spend time with each other. They made it official in 2005.
While talking about their love story by Naga, she said
My first date with James was at a pool hall. We love snooker and pool and this is one of the cues for our snooker table – it’s three-quarter-sized with grey baize, which is a bit more stylish than green.
Despite having differences in a profession they were into each other and dated for a year remaining loyal to each other.
They turned their love story into marriage in 2007, after two years of dating. Even though they are married for nine years, they do not have any children yet. While there was a bad rumor of couple not having kids both officiated in a mutual statement that,
We never tried and I never miscarried. They just never really wanted them. We kept putting the decision off, then life got better for us, we became more selfish … and just didn’t find the time
There’s no news about them getting involved in any extramarital affairs or any issues between their relationships so there’s no question about divorce.
The happy couple currently resides in Hertfordshire, England.
Age, Height and Other Facts
- James Hagger's height: he has a perfect height.
- Hair Color: He has a Dark Brown hair color
- Eye Color: His eyes are dark brown in color.
- Nationality: He is of British nationality.
- Ethnicity: He belongs to Caucasian ethnicity.
- Age: 23 July 1973 (45 years)