Jonathan Rhys Meyers
July 27, 1977
45 years old
5 ft 10 in | 178 cm
72 kg | 159 lbs
10 US | 43 EU
Jonathan Rhys Meyers was born in Drimnagh, Dublin, Ireland, on July 27, 1977, is an Irish actor.
Young Jonathan Rhys Meyers began his professional acting career in 1994.
He made his big screen debut in comedy drama film A Man of No Importance (1994) in role as First Young Man.
He got his television debut in miniseries Samson and Delilah (1996) in role as Young Samson.
Jonathan's breakthrough performance came as Brian Slade in musical drama film Velvet Goldmine (1998).
How tall is Jonathan Rhys Meyers and what is his weight? Jonathan Rhys Meyers's height is 5' 10" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 178 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 159 іn pоunds or 72 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers is 45 years old.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers net worth is around 8 million dollars.
He was nominated for the London Critics Circle Film Award for British Newcomer of the Year for his role as Brian Slade in musical drama film Velvet Goldmine (1998).
He won the Venice Film Festival Canal Grande Award for the Best Young Promising Actor for his role as George Amberson Minafer in drama film The Magnificent Ambersons (2002).
He won the Cannes Film Festival Award for Outstanding Newcomer for his role as Chris Wilton in psychological thriller film Match Point (2005).
He won the Manchester Film Festival Award for Best Actor for his role as Ari Ben-Sion / Hans Hoffmann in political thriller film Damascus Cover (2017).
He was nominated for the Madrid International Film Festival Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Jack in thriller movie Black Butterfly (2017).
Titus (1999) historical drama with Anthony Hopkins and Jessica Lange
Prozac Nation (2001) psychological drama opposite Christina Ricci and Jason Biggs
Bend It Like Beckham (2002) sports comedy with Parminder Nagra and Keira Knightley
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (2003) crime thriller opposite Clive Owen and Malcolm McDowell
Vanity Fair (2004) historical drama with Reese Witherspoon and Gabriel Byrne
Mission: Impossible III (2006) action spy opposite Tom Cruise and Ving Rhames
August Rush (2007) musical drama opposite Freddie Highmore and Keri Russell
From Paris with Love (2010) action thriller with John Travolta and Kasia Smutniak
Albert Nobbs (2011) romantic drama opposite Glenn Close and Mia Wasikowska
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013) urban fantasy with Lily Collins and Jamie Campbell Bower
Edge of the World (2021) adventure drama opposite Hannah New and Dominic Monaghan
The Survivalist (2021) action thriller with John Malkovich and Ruby Modine
He won a Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as Elvis Presley in CBS biographical miniseries Elvis (2005).
He was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama also won the Monte-Carlo Television Festival Award for Outstanding Actor – Drama Series and a Irish Film and Television Award for Best Actor in a Lead Role in Television for his role as King Henry VIII in Showtime historical fiction television series The Tudors (2007-2010).
He was nominated for the People's Choice Award for Favorite Actor in a New TV Series for his role as Dracula / Alexander Grayson in horror drama television series Dracula (2013-2014).
Roots (2016) miniseries in role as Tom Lea
Vikings (2017-2019) historical drama series in role as Heahmund
Studied at North Monastery Christian Brothers School in Ireland.
Has three younger brothers: Ali O’Keeffe, Jamie O’Keeffe and Paul O’Keeffe.
Has Irish ancestry.
He is also a talented singer and guitarist, he performed his own vocals in movie Velvet Goldmine (1998).
Has been face of Hugo Boss advertising campaigns.
Good friends with Cillian Murphy, Stuart Townsend and Annabelle Wallis.
Received an Honorary Patronage from the Trinity College Philosophical Society in Dublin (2008).
Supports Hope Foundation and children's charity, Barretstown.
Lives in Los Angeles, California and London, England.
He dated Victoria Keon-Cohen (2012), Katie Larmour (2008-2009), Katie McGrath (2007-2008), Reena Hammer (2004-2012), Lisa Butcher (2002-2003) and Toni Collette (1997-1998).
Has been engaged to actress Cha Cha Seigne (2003).
He married actress Mara Lane in 2016, they have one son, Wolf Rhys Meyers.