Rhys Ifans

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  • Birth Name: Rhys Owain Evans
  • Birth Place: Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
  • Profession: Actor, Musician
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Fast Facts

  • Attended the O'Neill National Theater Institute in Waterford, CT.
  • Was briefly the lead singer for the Welsh rock group Super Furry Animals before the band changed directions and hit it big.
  • Gained attention in the theater world for his role in the 1994 West End production of Beautiful Thing.
  • Made his feature-film debut in the Anthony Hopkins-directed August in 1996.
  • Had an international breakthrough with his role as Hugh Grant's hygienically-challenged roommate in 1999's Notting Hill.
  • Won a BAFTA in 2005 for his role in the TV movie Not Only But Always.
  • Began singing with the psychedelic band the Peth (Welsh for "Thing") in 2007.

Awards

  • 2000, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee

Relationships

  • Beti Evans — Mother
  • Eirwyn Evans — Father
  • Sienna Miller — Ex-significant Other
  • Anna Friel — Significant Other
  • Llyr Evans — Brother

College

  • Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London, England (1989)

Details

  • Birth Name: Rhys Owain Evans
  • Birth Place: Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
  • Profession: Actor, Musician

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