Everything You Need To Know About Josh Hartnett and All The Girls He Dated 

Josh Hartnett is an American actor whose career has spanned over two decades. His first role of prominence was in 1997 in the television series, Cracker. He went on to appear in The Faculty (1998), Pearl Harbor, and Lucky Number Slevin (2006) amongst others.

Apart from being an actor, Hartnett is also an activist. He gave his support to the green lifestyle campaign of Global Cool and in 2012, Hartnett also joined in Barack Obama‘s campaign in Minnesota. He has won several awards including Ischia International Arts Academy Acting Award, Outstanding Environmentalist by the 21st Century Leaders Awards and many more.

Josh Hartnett was born on July 21, 1978, in Minnesota to the family of Thomas Hartnett and Wendy Anne. He was raised in a Roman Catholic home and has two brothers and a sister.

The Girls Josh Hartnett Has Dated 

Laura Harris

Joshua Hartnett first got together with Laura Harris whom he met on the set of Faculty, in 1997The two were together for a year before parting ways in 1998.

Julia Stiles

His next relationship was with Julia Stiles. Both actors met while on the set of the movie O. They dated for two years before separating in 2001.

Natalie Imbruglia

Australian Singer, Natalie Imbruglia, was rumored to have been in a relationship with Josh Hartnett in 2001. It was reported that Natalie went to Los Angeles for a date with Josh, however, nothing more was heard or seen on that front.

Monet Mazur

There were also rumors that Josh Hartnett and Monet Mazurka, who happened to be co-stars in the film 40 Days & 40 Nights were in a relationship. However, these rumors were never confirmed or denied.

Ellen Fenster

Josh Hartnett later got into a relationship with Ellen Fenster, his high school sweetheart. He expressed his love for her when he bought her a $3.2 million dollar mansion in Minneapolis. The love story which started in 2001, unfortunately, ended in 2004.

Kirsten Dunst

After the breakup with Ellen Fenster, Josh got into a relationship with Kirsten Dunst. The duo were co-stars in the film Virgin Suicides (1999), where they got to play the roles of love interests. They were seen together at West Hollywood’s Fenix Club, however, their relationship went sour after a few months and was over by September 2004.

Daria Werbowy

His next relationship was with Daria Werbowy, the Ukrainian Model. Josh and Daria were together for just a month from September to October 2004.

Amber Sainsbury

Josh Hartnett was in a relationship with his 30 Days of Night co-star, Amber Sainsbury. The two reportedly got close while filming but their relationship only lasted a month and ended in November 2006.

Kelly Carlson

Shortly after, it was rumored that Josh Hartnett was in a relationship with Nip & Tuck star, Kelly Carlson. The American actress denied all claims stating that she and Josh were only friends and that there was no romantic relationship between them.

Scarlett Johansson

And yet another co-star for Josh Hartnett. Scarlett Johansson was reportedly in a relationship with Josh Hartnett after the two appeared together in the movie The Black Dahlia (2006). Scarlett made it known that she was happy being with Josh, but it wasn’t enough to sustain the pair as they got separated in 2007.

Gemma Ward

Josh Hartnett also dated Australian model, Gemma Ward. The duo were celebrity guests of honor at a Halloween Party in New York. After being spotted having a good time in Manhattan, the couple cooled things off a few months later.


Singing sensation, Rihanna, and Josh Hartnett were together in 2007. They were seen kissing at an event, leading to Rihanna coming clean about their relationship, saying Josh was really nice to her. Sadly, the relationship ended in December 2007.

Mischa Barton

In September 2008, Josh Hartnett was rumored to have been romantically involved with British actress, Mischa Barton. These rumors turned out to be false.

Sophie Lie

In 2009, Mr. Hartnett got into a relationship with the Norwegian Model, Sophie Lie. They were seen together in Italy, New York, and a few other cities. The pair ended their relationship in 2011.

Helena Christensen

Danish model, Helena Christensen was rumored to have hooked up with Josh Hartnett. While media outlets were speculating, Helena addressed the rumors saying she and Josh were really good friends and that they had never been in a relationship.

Katharina Damm

Josh Hartnett was also rumored to have had a brief fling with Katharina Damm. He apparently met the Danish Model at a party and the two hit it off right away. Their speculated relationship only lasted a few months and ended in 2010.

Amanda Seyfried

In January 2012, Josh started dating Amanda Seyfried. As their relationship was affected by the fact that Amanda was always caught up with work, they couldn’t make it work so they parted ways in June 2012.

Tamsin Egerton

 In July 2012, Hartnett began dating British model and actress, Tamsin Egerton. The two succeeded in building a strong and lasting relationship and are still together to this day. The pair currently has two children and they reside in the United Kingdom.