Iwan Rheon Biography

Updated On Jul 03, 2019 Published On Oct 19, 2015
Facts of Iwan Rheon
Date of Birth: 1985 , May-13
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Iwan Rheon
Birth Name Iwan Rheon
Nationality Welish
Birth Place/City Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire of Wales
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Hurricane
Net Worth $2 million
Girlfriend Zoe Grisedale
Married Not yet
Education London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
Online Presence Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
TV Show Game of Thrones
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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.

Singing Career

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 2010In 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.

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Born in Wales, United Kingdom

May 13 , 1985

Rheon was born in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales of United Kingdom. He was born on May 13, 1985. He is the child of Einir Rheon and Tomos Rheon. They migrate to Cardiff when Rheon was just five years old.

Started acting role

2002

Rheon was interested in acting from his young age. He attended Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf and National Eisteddfod of Wales before joining London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He started acting from the age of 17 at school drama production.

won Olivier Awards

2010

Olivier Awards also known as The Laurence Olivier Awards is a prestigious award in theatre world. Rheon won the award in year 2010 for his role in Spring Awakening as best supporting actor in a musical. He was nominated for same category before but he could not win in that occasion.

Started acting in Game of Thrones

2011

Game of Thrones is HBO television series which was premiered on April 17, 2011. It is a fantasy drama based on A Song of Ice and Fire. Rheon is seen as Ramsay Snow, a bastard son of lord Bolton. 

Career as singer

2001

He started his singing career before his acting career at the age of sixteen. He was a member of The Convictions. He used to be a lead vocalist there. He left his band in 2010 in order to pursue his career as an actor.

Estimated net worth $2 million

2018

As of 2018, Iwan Rheon is estimated to be enjoying the net worth of $2 million.