Iwan Rheon is a Welsh actor, singer, and musician, best known for his role of Simon Bellamy in E4's Misfits and Ramsay Bolton in HBO's Game of Thrones.
Birth, Family, Education
Rheon was born on May 13, 1985, in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, of Wales of United Kingdom. His family moved to Cardiff when he was just 5 years old. He attended Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf and National Eisteddfod of Wales before joining London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
He started acting at school drama production from the age of 17 making his notable stage part came in Eight Miles High in 2008 at the Royal Court Theatre in Liverpool. In January 2009, he started his journey from Lyric Hammersmith theater later moving on to Novello Theatre before it was closed in May 2009.
Profession Life: Movies, TV Shows, Awards
The winner of Best Supporting Actor in a Musical at the 2010 Olivier Awards, Iwan was immediately cast in the E4 channel's Misfits. However, on December 20, 2011, he left the show, along with fellow cast member Antonia Thomas.
He filmed the crime heist drama The Rise and Libertador in 2012 followed by signing on to the gritty drama Driven in May 2012. Then in 2013, he appeared as the villainous psychopath Ramsay Bolton in the HBO series Game of Thrones where he worked alongside the stars like Kit Harington Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams, and many others.
Rheon joined the cast of BBC One's Our Girl as Dylan "Smurf" Smith in 2014 and in 2017, he became a cast in ABC's Inhumans series.
As of 2019, he is working on his upcoming movie Hurricane. The movie is set to be released in 2019.
Besides acting, he is also active in signing career as he was the lead singer of their band The Convictions and left to pursue TV career. His first solo is Tongue Tied EP released in 2010. In collaboration with RAK Studios in London, he released his first album Dinard in April 2015.
Personal Life: Girlfriend, Love Affair
Talking about his personal life, Iwan Rheon has kept his personal life very low. He is not married but has a girlfriend named Zoe Grisedale and is currently dating her.
Zoe is also an actress known for her appearance in Super-Man (2011), Alien Invasion: S.U.M.1 (2017) and Do Not Feed the Pigeons.
Apart from Zoe, there are no names linked with Iwan romantically.
What is Iwan Rheon's net worth?
As of 2018, his net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. A major part of his income is an outcome of his career in movies and TV. Besides, he also amassed a good sum from his singing career.