Jonathan Rhys Meyers is a popular actor. The star was born in 1977 in Dublin, Ireland and still is a very successful actor, being well known for his many television series roles. Actually, before starting to focus on acting, Jonathan Rhys Meyers has also formed a career as a model. Jonathan Rhys Meyers made his debut in acting in 1994 when he starred in A Man Of No Importance. In 1999, Jonathan Rhys Meyers appeared in Ride With The Devil.
Anyway, during the years, Jonathan Rhys Meyers has played in many television series, being well known for his role in The Tudors. In fact, The Tudors has brought Jonathan Rhys Meyers a great fame and also some awards, as a recognition for his talent and hard work. Jonathan Rhys Meyers television projects include appearances in Gormenghast and Elvis, production in which he actually played the role of worldwide famous singer, Elvis Presley. And there is no wonder after all that Jonathan Rhys Meyers was cast in such a role, as the star had a link to music when he was only a child. His three elder brothers are all professional musicians and that surely helped Jonathan Rhys Meyers in his acting career, as he got many musical projects. During his acting career in television, Jonathan Rhys Meyers has won a Golden Globe Award and was nominated for an Emmy.
In 2004, Jonathan Rhys Meyers starred in Vanity Fair, movie in which the star had the chance to work with an incredible actress, Reese Witherspoon. He also played in Alexander, a 2004 movie in which Jonathan Rhys Meyers starred alongside Colin Farrell and Angelina Jolie. Match Point was another big success for Jonathan Rhys Meyers. The Woody Allen film has in fact brought Jonathan Rhys Meyers a Cannes Film Festival award. August Rush, Shelter, From Paris with Love and Mission Impossible II, are other movies in which you can see Jonathan Rhys Meyers doing some great performances. Although Jonathan Rhys Meyers focused his career on acting, he never forgot about modeling, as he has been the face of a Versace men’s collection and also the face for Hugo Boss fragrance line.