Quick Facts of Charlotte Emily Harris (Brosnan)
The beautiful and talented Charlotte Brosnan was an English actress best known for film The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson and Tv show, NYPD Blue. Also, she is recognized as the stepdaughter of Hollywood Megastar, Pierce Brosnan. Unfortunately, Charlotte died at the age of 41 in 2013 due to ovarian cancer.
Charlotte Brosnan had two children with now her widower, Alex Smith. The couple married in 2013 just before Charlotte’s death. So, let’s know more about her contributions in the film industry, her relationships, and her tragic death.
Charlotte Brosnan’s Parents, Early Life & Education
Born as Charlotte Emily Harris on November 27, 1971, in London, England, UK, her adopted father, Pierce Brosnan gave her last surname Brosnan. Charlotte’s biological parents are Cassandra Harris and Dermot Harris.
Cassandra was an Australian actress best known for movies like For Your Eyes Only, Rough Cut and Remington Steele. She died on June 28, 1991, due to ovarian cancer. Charlottes’ parents married in 1970 and had two children. They divorced in 1978.
Charlotte had one younger brother, Christopher Brosnan. After the death of Dermot Harris, Cassandra married Hollywood superstar, Pierce Brosnan in 1980 until her death in 1991.
Charlotte Brosnan’s Siblings
As mentioned, Charlotte has only one younger brother, Christopher, but she also had three stepbrothers, named Sean Brosnan, Dylan Brosnan, and Paris Brosnan.
Sean is the son of Cassandra and Pierce. Likewise, Dylan and Paris are Pierce’s children from his marriage with American journalist Keely Shaye Smith after his first wife Cassandra’s death.
Charlotte Brosnan’s Net Worth
The exact information about Charlottes’ income and net worth is unavailable. However, as per some sources, Brosnan had a net worth of over $700,000. Besides, her salary was around $30,000. She appeared in movies like The nephew, The Disappearance of Kelvin Johnson, and NYPD Blue.
Talking about her stepfather, Pierce Brosnan has a net worth of $80 Million. He is famous for playing the iconic character of James Bond in the Eon Productions film series GoldenEye; Tomorrow Never Dies, The World is Not Enough and Die Another Day.
Charlotte Brosnan’s Married, Husband, Kids
Charlotte was married to her boyfriend-turned-husband, Alex Smith, an artist. The couple were longtime lovers and had two children before their marriage. At 26, Charlotte gave birth to her first daughter, Isabella Sophie Smith born in August 1998. Similarly, her second child; a son named Lucas Smith was born on April 16, 2005.
The couple raised their children together and were living a blissful married life. Knowing that she would die in a few weeks, Charlotte married her spouse in a secret ceremony. Her stepfather, Pierce walked her down the aisle. Sadly, just after two weeks of their marriage, Charlotte died in June 2013.
Charlotte Brosnan’s Career
At an early age, Brosnan developed a keen interest in the acting career. In 1993, she portrayed the character of Amelia Rose in the television series NYPD Blue. Similarly, she appeared in the 1996 film The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson as Amy.
In 1998, she appeared in the movie The Nephew in which she portrayed the character of Swedish Tourist. With her impressive acting, she had been successful in impressing his fans and critics.
Charlotte Brosnan’s Death
The successful actress, Charlotte Brosnan had troublesome life. After the death of her mother, Brosnan had to battle depression, drug & alcohol addiction when she was in her thirties. Although she came over from her addiction, the same disease which killed her mother later came back in her life.
At the time of her demise, Brosnan was surrounded by her husband Alex, children Isabella and Lucas and brothers Christopher and Sean.
“Charlotte fought her cancer with grace and humility, courage and dignity. Our hearts are heavy with the loss of our beautiful dear girl,” he said.
Brosnan died at the age of 41 in London on June 28, 2013.