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Jonathan Rhys Meyers

1977 - Today

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keeffe; 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor, model and musician. He is known for his roles in the films Michael Collins (1996), Velvet Goldmine (1998), Titus (1999), Bend It Like Beckham (2002), Alexander (2004), Match Point (2005), Mission: Impossible III (2006) and his television roles as Elvis Presley in the biographical miniseries Elvis (2005), for which he won a Golden Globe Award and earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination, as King Henry VIII in the historical drama The Tudors (2007–10), which earned him two Golden Globe Award nominations, and in the NBC drama series Dracula (2013–14) as the title character. He also starred as Bishop Heahmund, a character inspired by the Catholic Saint of the same name, in the History Channel television series Vikings.Meyers has continued to star in other films, such as Albert Nobbs in 2011. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonathan Rhys Meyers has received more than 8,560,518 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Jonathan Rhys Meyers is the 2,169th most popular actor (down from 2,075th in 2019), the 106th most popular biography from Ireland (up from 114th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Actor.

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  • 47

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  • 5.82

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  • 3.75

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Jonathan Rhys Meyers ranks 2,169 out of 9,996Before him are Nieves Navarro, Christopher Meloni, Marsha Hunt, Marie-José Nat, Karl Valentin, and Franciszek Pieczka. After him are Carla Gugino, Kevin Sorbo, John Ireland, Susannah York, Anna Sten, and Lisa Gastoni.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1977, Jonathan Rhys Meyers ranks 38Before him are Maggie Gyllenhaal, Gianluca Zambrotta, André Villas-Boas, Kaja Kallas, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Sarah Michelle Gellar. After him are Milo Ventimiglia, Hasan Salihamidžić, Arash, James Wan, Brock Lesnar, and Maryam Mirzakhani.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Jonathan Rhys Meyers ranks 106 out of 501Before him are Dymphna (700), Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley (1760), Turlough O'Carolan (1670), Kevin of Glendalough (498), John Ellis (1710), and Grace O'Malley (1530). After him are Edward Bruce (1275), G. E. M. Anscombe (1919), John Flanagan (1873), Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751), Jim Sheridan (1949), and Gilbert O'Sullivan (1946).

Among ACTORS In Ireland

Among actors born in Ireland, Jonathan Rhys Meyers ranks 17Before him are Maureen O'Sullivan (1911), Fionnula Flanagan (1941), Brenda Fricker (1945), Aidan Gillen (1968), Edward Mulhare (1923), and Fiona Shaw (1958). After him are Liam Cunningham (1961), Dan O'Herlihy (1919), Barry Fitzgerald (1888), Colm Meaney (1953), Tom Moore (1883), and Geraldine Fitzgerald (1913).

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