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Full Name Ioan Gruffudd
Date of Birth October 6, 1973
Age 50 years, 5 months, 13 days
Birthplace Llwydcoed
Country Wales
Horoscope Libra

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Ioan Gruffudd Biography

Ioan Gruffudd is one of the most popular and richest Movie Actor who was born on October 6, 1973 in Llwydcoed, Wales. Actor who played Mr. Fantastic in the Fantastic Four films. He also had supporting roles in Titanic, San Andreas, Black Hawk Down and W.

He starred opposite Sarah Michelle Gellar in their short-lived television show Ringer.

Ioan Gruffudd (Welsh: [ˈjɔan ˈɡrɪfɪð] ( listen ) ; born 6 October 1973) is a Welsh actor. He first came to public attention as Fifth Officer Harold Lowe in Titanic (1997), and then for his portrayal of Horatio Hornblower in the Hornblower series of television films (1998–2003). Subsequent roles have included Lancelot in King Arthur (2004), Reed Richards/Mister Fantastic in Fantastic 4 (2005) and its sequel (2007), William Wilberforce in Amazing Grace (2006), and Tony Blair in W. (2008).

Gruffudd started his acting career at the age of 13 in a Welsh television film, Austin (1986), and later moved on to the Welsh language soap opera Pobol y Cwm (People of the Valley) from 1987 to 1994. He also played football with the Pobol y Cwm football team Cwmderi FC alongside co-stars Hywel Emrys, Gwyn Elfyn and Ieuan Rhys. During this time, he was also active on stage, in school performances, and in the 1991 Urdd Eisteddfod production of Cwlwm.

He married actress Alice Evans in 2007. He has two daughters named Elsie and Ella.

NameIoan Gruffudd
First NameIoan
Last NameGruffudd
OccupationMovie Actor
BirthdayOctober 6
Birth Year1973
Place of BirthLlwydcoed
Home Town
Birth CountryWales
Birth SignLibra
Full/Birth Name
ParentsPeter Gruffudd, Gillian Gruffudd
SiblingsSiwan Gruffudd, Alun Gruffudd
SpouseAlice Evans
Children(s)Ella Betsi Janet Gruffudd, Elsie Marigold Gruffudd

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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After playing Oscar Wilde’s lover John Gray in 1997’s Wilde he took his first role as Fifth Officer Harold Lowe in the blockbuster film Titanic. He later landed the role of Horatio Hornblower in Hornblower, the Meridian production of the C. S. Forester novels (1998–2003), shown on ITV1 and A&E. He has said: “It was quite something for an unknown actor to get the lead. So I will always be grateful to Hornblower. … I would love to play this character through every stage of his life. I think it would be unique to have an actor playing him from the very early days as a midshipman, through till he’s an Admiral. So, I would love to play this character till he perishes.”

Ioan Gruffudd Net Worth

Ioan Gruffudd is one of the richest Movie Actor from Wales. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Ioan Gruffudd's net worth $5 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

He began his acting career at age 13 in a television film called Austin.

He appeared in a music video alongside Claudia Schiffer for Westlife’s version of “Uptown Girl.”

Net Worth (2024)$5 Million
Net Worth in 2023$5 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeMovie Actor
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

His television work includes playing the character Pip in the BBC TV production of Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations (1999), Lt. John Feeley in BBC One’s Warriors (1999) and architect Philip Bosinney in ITV’s adaptation of The Forsyte Saga (2002). He has starred in the films 102 Dalmatians (2000), Black Hawk Down (2001) and King Arthur (2004).

His other film credits include 102 Dalmatians (2000), Black Hawk Down (2001), The Gathering (2003), Fireflies in the Garden, The Secret of Moonacre (both 2008), Sanctum, Horrible Bosses, Foster (all 2011), The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2014), and San Andreas (2015).

Ioan Gruffudd's Height & Physical Stats

Ioan Gruffudd height 5 feet 11 inches Ioan weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.

Height5 feet 11 inches
WeightNot Known
Body MeasurementsUnder Review
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In 1992, aged 18, he began attending the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London. However, he was only given small parts in the Academy’s productions, and feeling isolated and directionless, almost dropped out several times. However, in 1995 in his final year, he was cast in Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler as George (Jörgen) Tesman, the husband of Hedda, the lead character. This performance led to his being offered the lead role in the 1996 TV remake of Poldark.

Some information in this table was obtained from “Ioan Gruffudd CV”. Hamilton Hodell Talent Management. Archived from the original on 16 December 2007. Retrieved 15 May 2008 .

Who is Ioan Gruffudd Dating?

According to our records, Ioan Gruffudd married to Alice Evans. As of February 1, 2024, Ioan Gruffudd’s is not dating anyone.

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Gruffudd is a native Welsh speaker. He was inducted into the Gorsedd Beirdd Ynys Prydain (the Bardic Order of Great Britain) at the highest rank of druid in the National Eisteddfod at Meifod, mid-Wales, on 4 August 2003, with the bardic name “Ioan”.

Facts & Trivia

Ioan Ranked on the list of most popular Movie Actor. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Wales. Ioan Gruffudd celebrates birthday on October 6 of every year.

Gruffudd lives with his wife, actress Alice Evans, in Los Angeles. The couple met during the production of 102 Dalmatians, while she was engaged to and living with Olivier Picasso (a grandson of Pablo Picasso), and married on 14 September 2007 in Mexico. One of Gruffudd’s best men and speechmakers at the wedding was fellow Welsh actor Matthew Rhys, his long-time friend and former flatmate of eight years. Both are patrons of Trust PA, a UK spinal injuries charity.

Who is Ioan Gruffudd wife?

Alice Evans

How old was Ioan Gruffudd in Titanic?

48 years (October 6, 1973)

What nationality is Ioan Gruffudd?

Nationality

When did Alice Evans and Ioan Gruffudd start dating?

The couple first met on the set of Disney’s 102 Dalmatians in 2000 before exchanging vows and getting married in 2007. Alice is requesting primary legal and physical custody of their two daughters Ella, 12, and Elsie, 8, and is asking Ioan to pay attorney fees and provide spousal support for an undisclosed amount.

Key Events

  1. Ioan Gruffudd (Welsh: [ˈjɔan ˈɡrɪfɪð] (listen); ; born 6 October 1973) is a Welsh actor..

  2. Gruffudd was born on 6 October 1973 in Aberdare, the eldest of three siblings..

  3. Gruffudd started his acting career at the age of 13 in a Welsh television film, Austin (1986), and later moved on to the Welsh language soap opera Pobol y Cwm (People of the Valley) from 1987 to 1994..

  4. During this time, he was also active on stage, in-school performances, and in the 1991 Urdd Eisteddfod production of Cwlwm..

  5. In 1992, aged 18, he began attending the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London..

  6. But in 1995, while in his final year, he was cast in Ibsen's Hedda Gabler as George (Jörgen) Tesman, the husband of Hedda, the lead character..

  7. This performance led to his being offered the role of Jeremy Poldark in the 1996 TV remake of Poldark..

  8. He first came to public attention as Fifth Officer Harold Lowe in Titanic (1997), and then for his portrayal of Horatio Hornblower in the Hornblower series of television films (1998–2003)..

  9. After playing Oscar Wilde's lover John Gray in 1997's Wilde he took a role as Fifth Officer Harold Lowe in James Cameron's film Titanic..

  10. Forester novels (1998–2003), shown on ITV and A&E..

  11. His television work includes playing the character Pip in the BBC TV production of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations (1999), Lt..

  12. John Feeley in BBC One's Warriors (1999) and architect Philip Bosinney in ITV's adaptation of The Forsyte Saga (2002)..

  13. His other film credits include 102 Dalmatians (2000), Black Hawk Down (2001), The Gathering (2003), Fireflies in the Garden (2008), The Secret of Moonacre (2008), Sanctum, Horrible Bosses, Foster (all 2011), The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2014), and San Andreas (2015). .

  14. He has starred in the films 102 Dalmatians (2000), Black Hawk Down (2001) and King Arthur (2004). .

  15. Apart from television and film work, he starred in the music video of Westlife's version of "Uptown Girl" (2001) alongside Claudia Schiffer..

  16. He was inducted into the Gorsedd Beirdd Ynys Prydain (the Bardic Order of Great Britain) at the highest rank of druid in the National Eisteddfod at Meifod, mid-Wales, on 4 August 2003, with the bardic name "Ioan"..

  17. Subsequent roles have included Lancelot in King Arthur (2004), Reed Richards / Mister Fantastic in Fantastic Four (2005) and its 2007 sequel, William Wilberforce in Amazing Grace (2006), and Tony Blair in W. (2008). .

  18. Gruffudd has also portrayed characters of both Marvel Comics and DC Comics, having appeared as Reed Richards / Mister Fantastic in Marvel's Fantastic Four (2005) and Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007), and provided the voice of Mister Miracle in DC's Justice League Unlimited (2004–06). .

  19. In June 2007, he said that he "wouldn't describe myself as a deeply religious man"..

  20. On 14 September 2007, he married actress Alice Evans, whom he met during the production of 102 Dalmatians..

  21. In 2007, he starred in the historical drama Amazing Grace as William Wilberforce, the British abolitionist, receiving critical acclaim for the role..

  22. On 7 July 2007 he was a presenter at the UK leg of Live Earth at Wembley Stadium, London..

  23. In July 2008, he featured in a promotional trailer in Welsh for BBC Wales, alongside fellow Welshmen Matthew Rhys and Gethin Jones, publicising BBC coverage of the 2008 National Eisteddfod of Wales in Cardiff..

  24. In 2008, he appeared in the Julia Roberts-Ryan Reynolds film, Fireflies in the Garden..

  25. In 2008, he also appeared in The Secret of Moonacre..

  26. In 2009, he starred alongside Josh Brolin in W., a biopic about the life of US President George W Bush, in which Gruffudd played Tony Blair..

  27. Gruffudd and Evans have two daughters, born in 2009 and 2013..

  28. In 2011, he played the financier of a cave dive in Sanctum. .

  29. On television, Gruffudd has starred in the CW series Ringer (2011–2012), the ABC drama Forever (2014–2015), the Lifetime series UnREAL (2016), Sundance/ITV's Liar (2017–2020), and the Australian series Harrow (2018–2021). .

  30. In early 2014, Gruffudd was among the stars of Wales in a short film from the BBC to mark the centenary of the birth of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas..

  31. Liar also began airing in the US on SundanceTV on 25 September 2017. .

  32. Gruffudd débuted his new male lead of Dr Andrew Earlham, a respected surgeon and widowed father of a teenage son, on 11 September 2017, in ITV's new 6-part thriller miniseries, Liar..

  33. In 2018, Gruffudd was cast as forensic pathologist Dr..

  34. The series was a ratings hit in Australia and overseas, and was renewed for a second series in 2019 and a third series in 2020..

  35. Evans announced the couple's separation in January 2021..

  36. On 1 March 2021, Gruffudd filed for divorce..

  37. On 14 February 2022, Gruffudd filed for a domestic violence restraining order against Evans..

  38. On 2 August 2022, Gruffudd was granted a three-year permanent domestic violence restraining order against Evans..

  39. On 3 July 2023, an LA judge declared Gruffudd and Evans legally divorced..