Jonathan Rhys Meyers Celebrity Life and Background Check

by Kelly G.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers Celebrity Life

It's hard to believe that Johnathan Rhys Meyers was expelled from the school. The North Monastery Christian Brothers School expelled him because of his absenteeism. He spent his school time socializing and working a the pool halls. That's where he was discovered by casting agents. He was one of the lucky actors to have found two memorable characters to play, so soon after the other.

His natural talent has helped him succeed as an actor. We have seen him as Captain George Osborne in Vanity Fair, and Valentine Morgenstern in the 2013 film The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones.

After The Tudors, he earned the chance to portray Dracula in the titular horror drama series. The show ran for one season and was canceled, but that wasn't the end for Jonathan. He was cast as the Heahmund in the historical drama series Vikings. He has managed to give us such wonderful characters, it is great to see such determination and hard work.

 

Jonathan Rhys Meyers Professional Accomplishments:

Jonathan Rhys Meyers was approached by the casting agents who were looking for Irish boys for the adventure drama film War of the Buttons. Jonathan auditioned for the role but didn't get the role. The agents asked him to pursue acting as a career and audition for more roles. His debut role was in the comedy-drama A Man Of No Importance.


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Two years later, he was seen in the biopic, Michael Collins. HE also appeared in the film Ride With the Devil. But it was his appearance as Elvis Presley in the miniseries Elvis that put him on the map. After that, he remained in the limelight with his portrayal of Henry VIII in the fantasy drama The Tudors. Since then, he has done films such as Vanity Fair, Match Point, and August Rush.

Jonathan Rhys Meyers Personal Life:

Jonathan had a relationship with Reena Hammer. They were together for eight years. They started dating in 2004 but split up in 2012.

Jonathan married Mara Lane in 2016. The couple was blissfully happy. They have a son Wolf. He was born the same year they got married. The joy didn't last. Mara suffered a miscarriage. It affected Jonathan a lot. He was ejected from the Dublin airport as he was intoxicated. This happened around the same time his wife miscarried their child in 2017.

Jonathan Rhys Meyers’s net worth is around 18 million dollars.

 Jonathan Rhys Meyers Awards:

Awards Won:

  • In the year 2002, he won the Best Young Promising Actor Award for the film The Magnificent Ambersons at the Venice Film Festival.
  • In 2005, he won the Outstanding Newcomer Award for the psychological thriller Match Point at the Cannes Film Festival.
  • At the Satellite Awards, he won the Outstanding Actor Award for the biographical miniseries Elvis in 2005.
  • He won GQ's Man of the Year Award in 2006.
  • In 2006, he won the Best Performance Award for the miniseries, Elvis, at the Golden Globes Awards.
  • Awards Won For The Historical Fiction The Tudors in 2008:

The Best Actor in a Lead Role Award at the Irish Film and Television Awards.

A Monte-Carlo Television Festival Award for the Outstanding Actor.

  • At the Manchester Film Festival, he won the Best Actor Award for the political thriller Damascus Cover in 2018.

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Nominations:

  • In the year 1999, he received the nomination British Newcomer of the Year Award for Velvet Goldmine at the London Critics Circle Film Awards.
  • At the Emmy Awards, he received a nomination for the Outstanding Lead Actor award for Elvis in 2005.
  • Nominations For historical fiction The Tudors:

In 2008:

  • The Best Performance by an Actor Award at the Golden Globe Awards.

In 2009:

  • A Monte-Carlo Television Festival Award for the Outstanding Actor.
  • The Best Actor in a Lead Role Award at the Irish Film and Television Awards.
  • The Best Performance by an Actor Award at the Golden Globe Awards.

In 2010:

  • The Best Actor in a Lead Role Award at the Irish Film and Television Awards.
  • A Monte-Carlo Television Festival Award for the Outstanding Actor.

In 2011:

  • A Monte-Carlo Television Festival Award for the Outstanding Actor.
  • The Best Actor in a Lead Role Award at the Irish Film and Television Awards.
  • At the People's Choice Awards, he received the nomination for Favorite Actor Award for Dracula in 2014.
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