|Jonathan Rhys Meyers
|Real Name/Full Name:
|Jonathan Michael Francis O’ Keeffe
|46 years old
|27 July 1977
|Mara Lane (m.2016)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Wolf Rhys Meyers)
|Is Jonathan Rhys Meyers Gay?:
|Net Worth in 2024:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, who is famous for his role in the renowned series Vikings as Bishop Heahmund, is an Irish actor. He has done many films and set in his career. Some of his well-known films are Michael Collins, Velvet Goldmine, Bend It Like Beckham, Alexander, Match Point, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, Stonewall, Damascus Cover and many more.
He is also a part of the company Hugo Boss and does ads for the company. He has also worked for the society and has been a part of many charities such as Hope Foundation, Barretstown and many more.
Maybe you know about Jonathan Rhys Meyers very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Jonathan Rhys Meyers’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Jonathan Michael Francis O’Keeffe was born in Dublin, Ireland on 27th July 1977. His mother’s name was Geraldine Myers and John O’Keeffe. His father was a folk musician, and the family moved to Country Cork, where Meyers practically grew up. He has three brothers who followed the footsteps of their father and took up music as their career. He was of Roman Catholic belief, and he went to North Monastery Christian Brothers School, which was an all-boys school.
As it was a Catholic school, it has some stringent rules, which Jonathan often fails to follows. This led to him being expelled from the school due to his increased absenteeism from his classes. He then started to work in poll halls, which made him get noticed by a casting agent for the film War Of the Buttons. He was called for an audition, but he didn’t get approved. However, he was encouraged to take up acting as his career by the casting agents.
Jonathan struggled with an alcohol problem, and because of that, he has created many troubles and made headlines because of his nuisance. He was enrolled in alcohol treatment in 2007. In 2018, he stated in an interview that he is now sober and is very ashamed of his acts, which he did when he used to be drunk.
Jonathan faced a major tragedy when his mother died in November 2007 as she was suffering from a disease that was not disclosed by any family members.
Rhys dated Toni Collette and Reena Hammer. But, his heart was captured entirely by Mara Lane, whom he married in 2016, and they were soon blessed with a child, Wolf Rhys Meyers, in December 2016.
Age, Height, and Weigh
Being born on 27 July 1977, Jonathan Rhys Meyers is 46 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. His height is 1.7 m tall, and his weight is 88 kg.
He has done many films in his career. Some of them are A Man of No Importance, the Killer Tongue, Michael Collins, Velvet Goldmine, The Governess, The Tribe, the Loss of Sexual Innocence, Titus, Tangled, Happy Now, Bend It Like Beckham, The Tesseract, Alexander, Match Point, Mission Impossible III, August Rush, Shelter, Stonewall, The Shadow Effect, Damascus Cover, Awake, Altitude.
He is also seen in series like Samson and Delilah, The Lion in Winter, Elvis, The Tudors, Dracula, Roots, Vikings, Gormenghast, and The Magnificent Ambersons.
He has made some musical contributions in the film Velvet Goldmine and August Rush for the songs Tumbling Down, Baby’s on Fire, Break, This Time, Something Inside, and Moondance.
Awards & Achievements
He won the Best Young Promising Actor in Venice Film Festival in 2002 for the series The Magnificent Ambersons, Outstanding Actor in a Miniseries in Satellite Awards in 2015 for the series Elvis, Outstanding Newcomer in Cannes Film Festival in 2005 for Match Point, Outstanding Actor in Monte- Carlo Television Festival in 2008 for The Tudors and has also won the Best Actor in Manchester Film Festival in 2018 for Damascus Cover.
Net Worth & Salary of Jonathan Rhys Meyers in 2024
As of February 2024, The net worth of Meyers is $20 million. He has done numerous films and series in his career and has won many achievements and awards for his versatile acting. He is the rightful owner of the $20 million as he earned it because of his hard work and talent.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers is a very talented Irish actor who has made the Irish community proud because of his talent and hard work. He initially struggled with alcohol problems, but he overcame it and came back stronger. He is a very talented actor, and people want to see more of him.