What Is Going On In Jonathan Rhys Meyer’s Life
Jonathan Michael Francis O’Keeffe, known as Jonathan Rhys Meyers, is an award-winning Irish actor, model, and musician. He is best known for his role in the CBS biographical mini-series, Elvis (2005) for which he received a Golden Globe Award. He was also famous for his role as King Henry VIII in the historical fiction television series, The Tudors (2007-2010) where he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award twice.
Jonathan comes from a family of musicians — having a folk musician father and three professional musician brothers. He studied at North Monastery Christian Brothers School but was later expelled. He then started working at the local pool hall where he was scouted by a casting agent.
Jonathan pursued his passion for acting and soon starred in his first film, A Man of No Importance (1994). Later, he appeared in other films including Velvet Goldmine (1998), The Loss of Sexual Innocence (1999), Mission: Impossible III (2006), and Damascus Cover (2017), where he won the Best Actor award at the Manchester Film Festival.
Jonathan also appeared in many television series such as Gormenghast (2000), Dracula (2013-2014), Tom Lea (2016), and Vikings (2017-2018). He also starred in some musical dramas that include Velvet Goldmine (1998) and August Rush (2007). He has also appeared in several marketing campaigns for one of the biggest clothing companies in Germany, Hugo Boss.
How does Jonathan Rhys Meyers die in Vikings?
Jonathan Rhys Meyers’s character in Vikings, Bishop Heahmund, died heroically in the horrific battle against Harald and his Viking forces.
What happened to Jonathan Rhys Myers?
Jonathan Rhys Meyers was an alcoholic and had undergone alcohol-treatment programs. Because of this issue, he made headlines when he purportedly assaulted airport employees on two different occasions — one in Paris and one in the US.
Is Jonathan Rhys Meyers married or single?
Yes, Jonathan Rhys Meyers is married to Mara Lane, an American actress, and producer.
Jonathan’s wife, Mara, suffered a miscarriage in 2017, after which she shared a video of the moment they found out that their unborn child did not survive. At the time, many people were criticizing Jonathan for his struggles with alcoholism, as he was seen at an airport being helped by the police. After Mara’s heartfelt post, many fans came to their defense.
How tall is Jonathan Rhys Meyers?
Jonathan Rhys Meyers stands at 5ft10 or 177cm tall and weighs around 159lbs or 72kgs.
Where is Jonathan Rhys Meyers from?
Born in Dublin, Ireland, Jonathan Rhys Meyers is Irish.
What is Jonathan Rhys Meyers’s age?
Jonathan Rhys Meyers turned 45 years old this year. He was born on July 27, 1977.
How much is Jonathan Rhys Meyers’s net worth?
Working as an actor, model, and musician, Jonathan Rhys Meyers has a net worth of $18 million.
Does Jonathan Rhys Meyers have a son?
Yes, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Mara Lane have a three-year-old son named Wolf Rhys.