Rhys Ifans was born on July 22, 1967, in Haverfordwest, United Kingdom. He is a Welsh actor, producer, and singer. He is the lead singer of the rock music band The Peth and Super Furry Animals. But as an actor, Ifans is best known for his roles in Notting Hill (1999), Kevin & Perry Go Large (2000) and Enduring Love (2004), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 (2010), and he played a supervillain in The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) and Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021). He is the son of Beti-Wyn and Eurwyn Evans who is a school teacher. Ifans grew up in Ruthin, where he joined Ysgol Pentrecelyn and did his primary education, and learned the Welsh language. Later, he attended acting school at Theatr Clwyd. After graduating, he performed Welsh-language television series on S4C. in 1997, he studied acting at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London and started his acting career.
Rhys Ifans Wiki / Biography
|Birth Name||Rhys Owain Evans|
|Stage Name||Rhys Ifans|
|Date of birth||22 July 1967|
|Birthplace||Haverfordwest, United Kingdom.|
|Age||55 years (2023)|
|Profession||Actor, Producer, Singer|
Eurwyn Evans (father)
|Sibling||Llyr Ifans (brother)|
|Girlfriend||Sienna Miller (2007-2008)
Anna Friel (2011-2014)
|Height||6in, 2ft (1.88 cm)|
Rhys Ifans Family Background
Rhys Ifans has three members in his family Beti-Wyn and Eurwyn Evans are the mother and father who was a school teacher and he has a brother Llyns Ifans who is also an actor.
Rhys Ifans Dating
Ifans dating history has been long as he dated many actresses and models. His first girlfriend was Sienna Miller they dated one year (2007-2008), and later they parted ways. From 2011 to 2014 he dated Anna Friel and due to some reason they parted. As of 2022, Ifans is single and focusing on his upcoming movies.
Rhys Ifans started his acting career with television and he was first seen in Stwnsh (1990), a children’s quiz program. In 1997, he debuted in the movie Twin Town where he played the role of Jeremy Lewis. In 2000, he narrated the animated kids series Sali Mali. In 2008, Rhys did the TV series The last word Monologues and was only seen in one episode.
In 2012, a series named Elementary, in which he played Sherlock’s older brother’s role, Mycroft Holmes. This series made him a well-known and successful face in the entertainment industry.
In 2016-17, he played the role of an American CIA officer in the U.S. thriller drama series Berlin Station. Later, he did several stage dramas in Clwyd, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, Donmar Warehouse, and Royal National Theatre in London. He also appears as a guest in the video named The Importance of Being Idle. He got famous with The Amazing Spider-Man in the role of Dr. Curt Connors/The Lizard.
In 2022, you can see him in the HBO series House of the Dragons where he is playing the role of Otto Hightower. It must be exciting to watch him in the prequel of Games of Thrones
Rhys Ifans net worth is approximately $12.5 million. Rhys earned all these earnings from working as an actor and musician. He got into the limelight after playing roles in series like Harry Potter and Spider-Man. He was appreciated for playing the role of Spike in Notting Hill and Jed Parry in Enduring Love.
Rhys Ifans in House of the Dragon
His upcoming series with HBO’s House of the Dragons is the most awaited series and it is the prequel to Games of Thrones. Every fan of the series is very excited to watch this blockbuster one.
Rhys Ifans Movies
- 1997 – Twin Town
- 1999 – Notting Hill
- 2001 – Christmas Carol: The Movie
- 2001 – Human Nature
- 2004 – Enduring Love
- 2007 – Hannibal Rising
- 2009 – Mr. Nobody
- 2010 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
- 2012 – The Amazing Spider-Man
- 2014 – Madame Bovary
- 2016 – Berlin Station
Facts About Rhys Ifans
- Before starting his acting career he worked as a professional model.
- With his stylish looks, he gets popular among people.
- He endorses various Brands.
- He is a fitness freak and an animal lover.