Rhys Ifans

Birthday: Jul 22, 1968
Birthplace: Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK
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 theatre 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. Was a self-confessed 'obsessive' fan of Spider-Man comics as a child and won the role of villain,The Lizard, in the 2012 remake The Amazing Spider-Man. As a Welsh-speaker, has starred in many Welsh language comedies, dramas and entertainment programmes for the Welsh-language channel S4C. Also in 2012, became patron of the Welsh-language Wikipedia, along with the Archbishop of Wales, The Most Reverend Barry Morgan.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
60% Official Secrets Ed Vulliamy 2019
60% Snowden Corbin O'Brian $21.6M 2016
70% Len and Company Len 2016
30% Alice Through the Looking Glass Zanik Hightopp $77.1M 2016
42% She's Funny That Way Seth Gilbert 2015
43% Madame Bovary Monsieur Lheureux $0.2M 2015
16% Serena Galloway $0.4M 2015
No Score Yet Another Me Father 2014
67% Mr. Nobody Nemo's Father $4.1K 2013
92% Skyfall Actor $299.4M 2012
72% The Amazing Spider-Man The Lizard/Dr. Curt Connors $262.1M 2012
63% The Five-Year Engagement Winton Childs $28.7M 2012
46% Anonymous Earl of Oxford $4.5M 2011
53% Mr. Nice Howard Marks 2011
3% Passion Play Sam $2.6K 2011
78% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 Xenophilius Lovegood $295M 2010
76% Nanny McPhee Returns Phil green $29M 2010
95% Exit Through The Gift Shop Narrator $3.3M 2010
76% Greenberg Ivan Schrank $2.3M 2010
62% Pirate Radio (The Boat That Rocked) Gavin $8.1M 2009
12% The Informers Roger 2009
No Score Yet A Number Bernard (B1)/Bernard (B2)/Michael Black 2008
34% Elizabeth: The Golden Age Robert Reston $16.3M 2007
15% Hannibal Rising Grutas $27.6M 2007
11% Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties McBunny $28.3M 2006
No Score Yet Four Last Songs Dickie 2006
No Score Yet El Sueño de Una Noche de San Juan (Midsummer Dream) Actor 2005
31% Chromophobia Colin 2005
No Score Yet Not Only But Always Peter Cook 2004
58% Enduring Love Jed $0.4M 2004
51% Vanity Fair William Dobbin $16.1M 2004
51% Once Upon a Time in the Midlands Dek 2003
55% Danny Deckchair Danny Morgan 2003
38% Hotel Trent Stoken 2003
No Score Yet Robbie the Reindeer in Hooves of Fire and the Legend of the Lost Tribe Actor 2002
26% Formula 51 Iki $5.2M 2002
43% Janice Beard 45 wpm Sean 2002
49% Human Nature Puff $0.7M 2002
55% The Shipping News Beufield Nutbeem $11.5M 2001
25% Love, Honour and Obey Matthew 2001
No Score Yet Rancid Aluminum Pete Thompson 2001
No Score Yet Heart Actor 2001
17% Christmas Carol - The Movie Bob Cratchit 2001
22% Little Nicky Adrian $38.6M 2000
41% The Replacements Nigel Gruff $44.1M 2000
0% Kevin & Perry Go Large Actor 2000
83% Notting Hill Spike 1999
No Score Yet You're Dead... Actor 1999
No Score Yet Heart Alex Madden 1999
66% Dancing at Lughnasa Gerry Evans 1998
46% Twin Town Jeremy 1997
14% August Griffiths 1996

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Berlin Station
2016
Hector DeJean
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
97% Elementary
2012-2018
Mycroft Holmes
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
57% Neverland
2011
Jimmy Hook
  • 2011
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
Guest
  • 2002

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