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Matthew Rhys was born on November 8, 1974 in Cardiff, Wales as Matthew Rhys Evans. He is an actor and director, known for Burnt (2015), The Edge of Love (2008) and The Americans (2013). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 27 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Burnt
Burnt Montgomery Reece
(2015)
The Edge of Love
The Edge of Love Dylan Thomas
(2008)
The Americans
The Americans Philip Jennings
(2013-2018)
Brothers & Sisters
Brothers & Sisters Kevin Walker
(2006-2011)

Filmography

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 2018 Jungle Book (post-production)
John Lockwood
 2017 The Post (completed)
Daniel Ellsberg
 2013-2018 The Americans (TV Series)
Philip Jennings
- Episode #6.9 (2018) ... Philip Jennings
- Episode #6.8 (2018) ... Philip Jennings
- Episode #6.7 (2018) ... Philip Jennings
- Episode #6.6 (2018) ... Philip Jennings
- Episode #6.5 (2018) ... Philip Jennings
 2017 Girls (TV Series)
Chuck Palmer
- American Bitch (2017) ... Chuck Palmer
 2015 The Bastard Executioner (TV Series)
Gruffudd y Blaidd / The Wolf
- Blood and Quiescence/Crau a Chwsg (2015) ... Gruffudd y Blaidd
- Thorns/Drain (2015) ... Gruffudd y Blaidd / The Wolf
- Pilot: Part 2 (2015) ... Gruffudd y Blaidd
- Pilot: Part 1 (2015) ... Gruffudd y Blaidd
 2015/I Burnt
Montgomery Reece
 2015 Archer (TV Series)
Lloyd Llewellyn
- Achub y Morfilod (2015) ... Lloyd Llewellyn (voice)
 2014 Masterpiece Classic (TV Series)
Fitwilliam Darcy
- Death Comes to Pemberley: Part One (2014) ... Fitwilliam Darcy
 2014 Under Milk Wood (TV Movie)
New York Voice
 2013 Death Comes to Pemberley (TV Mini-Series)
Fitzwilliam Darcy
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Fitzwilliam Darcy
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Fitzwilliam Darcy
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Fitzwilliam Darcy
 2012 The Scapegoat
John / Johnny
 2012 The Mystery of Edwin Drood (TV Mini-Series)
John Jasper
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... John Jasper
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... John Jasper
 2011 Everything Carries Me to You (Short)
Damien
 2006-2011 Brothers & Sisters (TV Series)
Kevin Walker
- Walker Down the Aisle (2011) ... Kevin Walker
- For Better or for Worse (2011) ... Kevin Walker
- Father Unknown (2011) ... Kevin Walker
- Wouldn't It Be Nice (2011) ... Kevin Walker
- Never Say Never (2011) ... Kevin Walker
 2011 LA Phil Live (TV Series)
Hamlet
- Dudamel Conducts Tchaikovsky (2011) ... Hamlet
 2010 Luster
Joseph Miller
 2010 Patagonia
Mateo
 2010 Think Tank (Short)
Marc
 2008 Nadolig Plentyn Yng Nghymru (TV Movie)
The Old Man (voice)
 2008 The Edge of Love
Dylan Thomas
 2007 Virgin Territory
Count Dzerzhinsky
 2006 Love and Other Disasters
Peter Simon
 2006 Beau Brummell: This Charming Man (TV Movie)
Lord Byron
 2004 Fakers
Nick Edwards
 2004 Goode Fellowes (Video short)
Michael Boyd / Footman / Mickey (voice) / ...
 2003 P.O.W. (TV Series)
Alfie Harris
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... Alfie Harris
 2003 Y Mabinogi
Lleu Llaw Gyffes (voice)
 2003 Partners and Crime (TV Movie)
 2003 Columbo (TV Series)
Justin Price
- Columbo Likes the Nightlife (2003) ... Justin Price
 2002 Deathwatch
Cpl. Doc Fairweather
 2002 The Abduction Club
James Strang
 2002 Shooters
Eddie
 2001 The Lost World (TV Movie)
Edward Malone
 2001 Very Annie Mary
Nob
 2001 Tabloid
Darren Daniels
 2000 Peaches
Frank
 2000 Taliesin Jones
Jonathan
 2000 Sorted
Carl
 2000 Metropolis (TV Mini-Series)
Matthew
 1999 Titus
Demetrius
 1999 Greenstone (TV Series)
Sam Markham
 1999 Heart
Sean McCardle
 1998 Elizabeth (uncredited)
 1997 Backup (TV Series)
PC Steve Higson
- Something for the Weekend, Sir? (1997) ... PC Steve Higson
- Not Cricket (1997) ... PC Steve Higson
- Presence (1997) ... PC Steve Higson
- Touched (1997) ... PC Steve Higson
- Partners (1997) ... PC Steve Higson
 1997 House of America
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His Royal Shakespeare Company credits include: Romeo in "Romeo and Juliet" and Edmund in "King Lear" (2004). See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Matthew Rhys Evans

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his on- and off-screen chemistry with Sally Field, who plays Nora Walker]: One time she was in the kitchen and she likes to sort of prepare things in the scene, I wasn't really paying attention, and she's chopping away ... and she just presents this huge bowl of guacamole! That's a testament to Sally Field because I'm concentrating on just about getting by and remembering my lines - she's ... See more »

Trivia:

First language is Welsh See more »

Trademark:

Curly dark hair See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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