Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Biography

Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor and model.

He is best known for his roles in the films Velvet Goldmine, Bend It Like Beckham, Woody Allen's Match Point and his television roles as Elvis Presley in the biographical miniseries Elvis, which earned him a Golden Globe for Best Actor, and as King Henry VIII in the historical drama The Tudors.

In two of his films, Velvet Goldmine and August Rush, he also took over singing parts.

He has been the face of several advertising campaigns for Hugo Boss fragrances.

Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor and model.

He is best known for his roles in the films Velvet Goldmine, Bend It Like Beckham, Woody Allen's Match Point and his television roles as Elvis Presley in the biographical miniseries Elvis, which earned him a Golden Globe for Best Actor, and as King Henry VIII in the historical drama The Tudors.

In two of his films, Velvet Goldmine and August Rush, he also took over singing parts.

He has been the face of several advertising campaigns for Hugo Boss fragrances.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1977-07-27

Place of Birth Dublin, Ireland

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keefe
  • JRM
  • Johnny
  • Jonny
  • Jon

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 London Town as Joe Strummer
2016 Roots as Tom Lea
2015 Stonewall as Trevor
2013 Another Me as John
2013 Dracula(28 episodes) as Dracula/Alexander Grayson/Vlad Tepes
2013 The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones as Valentine
2013 Alexander: The Ultimate Cut as Cassander
2012 Belle du Seigneur as Solal
2011 Albert Nobbs as Viscount Yarrell
2010 Shelter as David / Adam / Wesley
2010 From Paris with Love as James Reece
2008 A Film with Me in It as Pierce 2
2008 The Children of Huang Shi as George Hogg
2007 August Rush as Louis Connelly
2007 The Tudors(38 episodes) as Henry VIII of England
2006 Mission: Impossible III as Declan
2005 Match Point as Chris Wilton
2005 Elvis as Elvis Presley
2005 Elvis(0 episodes)
2005 Elvis(2 episodes) as Elvis Presley
2004 Alexander as Cassander
2004 Vanity Fair as George Osborne
2003 The Emperor's Wife as Chamberlain
2003 Octane as The Father
2003 The Tesseract as Sean
2003 I'll Sleep When I'm Dead as Davey
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 Bend It Like Beckham as Joe
2002 The Magnificent Ambersons as George Amberson Minafer
2001 Tangled as Alan Hammond
2001 Prozac Nation as Noah
2000 Gormenghast as Steerpike
2000 Gormenghast(5 episodes) as Steerpike
1999 Titus as Chiron
1999 Ride with the Devil as Pitt Mackeson
1999 The Loss of Sexual Innocence as Nic, aged 16
1998 B. Monkey as Bruno
1998 Velvet Goldmine as Brian Slade
1998 The Governess as Henry Cavendish
1998 The Tribe as Adam
1997 The Maker as Josh Minnell
1997 The View(6 episodes)
1997 Telling Lies In America as Kevin Boyle
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1952 Today(1 episode)
1944 Golden Globe Awards(1 episode)
1900 Shadow as Reese
1900 Damascus Cover as Ari Ben-Sion / Hans Hoffmann
1900 The Rising: 1916 as P. H. Pearse

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