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* ''Film/VanityFair'' (2004) as George Osborne

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* ''Film/VanityFair'' ''Literature/VanityFair'' (2004) as George Osborne



* ''Series/TheTudors'' (2007-2010) as King UsefulNotes/HenryVIII

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* ''Series/TheTudors'' (2007-2010) (2007-10) as King UsefulNotes/HenryVIIIUsefulNotes/HenryVIII
* ''Film/AFilmWithMeInIt'' (2008) Pierce 2



* ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' (2013) as Dracula

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* ''Film/AnotherMe'' (2013) as John
* ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' (2013) (2013-14) as Dracula

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Dracula
* ''Series/{{Roots}}'' (2016) as Tom Lea
* ''Series/{{Vikings}}'' (2017-18) as Bishop Heahmund

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applicable to this actor's work include:include:
* PlayingGertrude: In ''The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones'', he plays the father of Creator/LilyCollins's character, despite only being 11 years older than her.


Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keeffe, 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor and model.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keeffe, 27 July 1977) 1977 in Dublin, Ireland) is an Irish actor and model.



Oh...and he's also [[MrFanservice rather attractive]].



* The Assassin, ''Film/MichaelCollins'' (1996)
* Brian Slade, ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'' (1998)
* Pitt Mackeson, ''Film/RideWithTheDevil'' (1999)
* Chiron, ''[[Theatre/TitusAndronicus Titus]]'' (1999)
* Steerpike, ''Literature/{{Gormenghast}}'' (2000, BBC mini-series)
* Joe, ''Film/BendItLikeBeckham'' (2002)
* Davey, ''I'll Sleep When I'm Dead'' (2003)
* George Osborne, ''Film/VanityFair'' (2004)
* Cassander, ''Film/{{Alexander}}'' (2004)
* Chris Wilton, ''Film/MatchPoint'' (2005)
* Music/ElvisPresley, ''Elvis'' (2005 - TV mini-series)
* Declan, ''Film/MissionImpossibleIII'' (2006)
* Louis Connely, ''Film/AugustRush'' (2007)
* King UsefulNotes/HenryVIII, ''Series/TheTudors'' (2007-2010)
* James Reese, ''Film/FromParisWithLove'' (2010)
* Adam, ''Film/SixSouls'' (2010)
* Adam, ''Shelter'' (2010)
* Valentine Morgenstern, ''Film/TheMortalInstrumentsCityOfBones'' (2013)
* Dracula, ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' (2013)

!!Tropes applicable to this actor include:
* AllGirlsWantBadBoys
* DarkAndTroubledPast
* DeathGlare
* ShirtlessScene
* [[StageNames Stage Name]]: He was originally Jonathan O’Keefe, but changed his name when he went into acting.

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* The Assassin, ''Film/MichaelCollins'' (1996)
(1996) as The Assassin
* Brian Slade, ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'' (1998)
(1998) as Brian Slade
* Pitt Mackeson, ''Film/RideWithTheDevil'' (1999)
(1999) as Pitt Mackeson
* Chiron, ''[[Theatre/TitusAndronicus Titus]]'' (1999)
(1999) as Chiron
* Steerpike, ''Literature/{{Gormenghast}}'' (2000, BBC mini-series)
mini-series) as Steerpike
* Joe, ''Film/BendItLikeBeckham'' (2002)
(2002) as Joe
* Davey, ''I'll Sleep When I'm Dead'' (2003)
(2003) as Davey
* George Osborne, ''Film/VanityFair'' (2004)
(2004) as George Osborne
* Cassander, ''Film/{{Alexander}}'' (2004)
(2004) as Cassander
* Chris Wilton, ''Film/MatchPoint'' (2005)
(2005) as Chris Wilton
* Music/ElvisPresley, ''Elvis'' (2005 - (2005, TV mini-series)
mini-series) as Music/ElvisPresley
* Declan, ''Film/MissionImpossibleIII'' (2006)
(2006) as Declan
* Louis Connely, ''Film/AugustRush'' (2007)
(2007) as Louis Connely
* King UsefulNotes/HenryVIII, ''Series/TheTudors'' (2007-2010)
(2007-2010) as King UsefulNotes/HenryVIII
* James Reese, ''Film/FromParisWithLove'' (2010)
(2010) as James Reese
* Adam, ''Film/SixSouls'' (2010)
(2010) as Adam
* Adam, ''Shelter'' (2010)
(2010) as Adam
* Valentine Morgenstern, ''Film/AlbertNobbs'' (2011) as Viscount Yarrell
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''Film/TheMortalInstrumentsCityOfBones'' (2013)
(2013) as Valentine Morgenstern
* Dracula, ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' (2013)

!!Tropes
(2013) as Dracula

%%!!Tropes
applicable to this actor actor's work include:
* %%* AllGirlsWantBadBoys
* %%* DarkAndTroubledPast
* %%* DeathGlare
* ShirtlessScene
* [[StageNames Stage Name]]: He was originally Jonathan O’Keefe, but changed his name when he went into acting.
%%* ShirtlessScene


Not to be confused with Creator/JohnRhysDavies.

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Not to be confused or related with Creator/JohnRhysDavies.


* RealLife/MeanCharacterNiceActor: Not only is he this trope, but it as well as [[NiceCharacterMeanActor its inverse]] seem to be his impression of most actors.


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->''"The hardest part about acting is realizing it doesn't matter."''


Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keeffe, 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor and model. He is best known for his portrayal of UsefulNotes/HenryVIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He is ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in a NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keeffe, 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor and model.

He is best known for his portrayal of UsefulNotes/HenryVIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He is ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in a NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.


Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of UsefulNotes/HenryVIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He is ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in a NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keeffe, 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor and model born in 1977.model. He is best known for his portrayal of UsefulNotes/HenryVIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He is ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in a NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.


Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of UsefulNotes/HenryVIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He has recently been cast as ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in an upcoming NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and as BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of UsefulNotes/HenryVIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He has recently been cast as is ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in an upcoming a NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and as BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.


Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of Henry VIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He has recently been cast as ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in an upcoming NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and as BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of Henry VIII UsefulNotes/HenryVIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He has recently been cast as ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in an upcoming NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and as BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.



* King Henry VIII, ''Series/TheTudors'' (2007-2010)

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* King Henry VIII, UsefulNotes/HenryVIII, ''Series/TheTudors'' (2007-2010)


Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of Henry VIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bi-sexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He has recently been cast as ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in an upcoming NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and as BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of Henry VIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bi-sexual bisexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He has recently been cast as ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in an upcoming NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and as BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.


Oh...and he's also [[MrFanservice rather attractive]]. Did we mention that?

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Oh...and he's also [[MrFanservice rather attractive]]. Did we mention that?


Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of Henry VIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bi-sexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He has recently been cast as ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in an upcoming NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and as BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor and model born in 1977. He is best known for his portrayal of Henry VIII in Showtime's hit TV series ''Series/TheTudors'', though his first big break came in 1998 in the form of Todd Haynes' ''VelvetGoldmine'', ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'', in which he played bi-sexual glam rock singer Brian Slade, to considerable critical acclaim. Meyers' international fame was boosted after his leading role in Creator/WoodyAllen's ''Film/MatchPoint'', and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Music/ElvisPresley in the 2005 TV miniseries, "''Elvis"''. He has recently been cast as ''Series/{{Dracula}}'' in an upcoming NBC series based on Creator/BramStoker's classic tale, and as BigBad Valentine Morgenstern in the film adaptation of ''Literature/TheMortalInstruments''.


* Valentine Morgenstern, ''[[Film/TheMortalInstrumentsCityOfBones The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones]]'' (2013)

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* Valentine Morgenstern, ''[[Film/TheMortalInstrumentsCityOfBones The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones]]'' ''Film/TheMortalInstrumentsCityOfBones'' (2013)

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