- He was nominated for a Scream Award for Best Villain for his work on Captain America: The First Avenger.
- Hugo Weaving previously worked with director Joe Johnston in The Wolfman.
- Hugo Weaving worked again with Richard Armitage in The Hobbit film series.
- Hugo Weaving is one of the few actors to portray characters for both Marvel Studios and DC Entertainment. He portrayed V in V For Vendetta.
- Hugo Weaving shares his birthday with Robert Downey, Jr. and Amanda Righetti.