Why Is Iwan Rheon Popular?

Iwan Rheon is a well-known Welsh actor, singer, narrator, and musician who is popularly known for his role in series like “Misfits”, “Game of Thrones” alongside Ed Skrien and Oona Chaplin, and the movie “The Dirt”. He was seen working actively on his career from the year 2002 to 2004 and 2008 to the present.

Quick Info 
Full NameIwan Rheon
Date of Birth13 May 1985
Birth PlaceCarmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales
ParentsTomos Rheon, and Einir Rheon
PartnerZoe Grisedale
ProfessionActor, Singer, narrator, Musician
Weight68 kg
Height5ft 8in
Age35 years
Net Worth$4 million


How was the Childhood of Iwan Rheon Like?

Iwan Rheon was born on 13 May 1985 in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales as a son of his father, Tomos Rheon, and mother, Einir Rheon. His father was an accountant where his mother was a social worker. He has a brother and his name is Aled Rheon and he is a singer where they both were also seen performing together. His age is 35 years.

Rheon holds Welsh nationality and belongs to Welsh ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

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Where did Iwan go to School?

Earlier, he went to attend Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantan and when he turned the age of 17, he went started doing acting on a school drama production. Further, he joined at National Eisteddfod of Wales for his study and after that, he went to at London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.


Body Measurement

Iwan Rheon’s height is 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) and his weight is 68 kg. He has dark brown hair with blue eyes.


Who is Iwan Rheon in Relationship with?

Iwan Rheon is in a relationship with Zoe Grisedale with whom he had one child, born in August 2018. Currently, they are living in London.

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Social Media

Iwan Rheon is active on Instagram with the tag name (“_iwanrheon”) where he has 911k followers. He also has a Twitter account with the tag name (“iwanrheon”) where he has 273.2k followers.


How did Iwan start his Career?

Iwan Rheon started his television career after he had been cast as Macsen White on a Welsh language soap opera “Pobol y Cwm” from the year 2002 to 2004. Rheon started his film career after he had been cast as George in a Welsh movie “Resistance” which was directed by Amit Gupta in 2011. In the same year, she was also seen appearing as Pill on a British crime comedy-drama movie “Wild Bill” which was directed by Dexter Fletcher.


Television Shows

After that, in 2006, he was seen appearing as Daniel on a Welsh language television program “Caerdydd”. Later, from the year 2009 to 2011, he was seen playing the role of Somon Bellamy on a British science-fiction comedy-drama television show “Misfits” where he was seen appearing from the year 2009 to 2011 from which he became able to earned more attention and fame on his career.

In the year of 2010, he was seen appearing as Luka on a British television anthology series “Coming Up”.  After that, from the year 2010 to 2012, he was cast as Ben Theodore on a sitcom television series “Grandma’s House”. Later, in 2011, he was cast as Lewis on a British drama television series “Secret Diary of a Call Girl”.

From the year of 2013 to 2016, he was cast as Ramsay Bolton on an American fantasy drama television series “Game of Thrones” which was created by David Benioff where Rheon received more positive feedback for his best performance on the series. Furthermore, he was also seen appearing as Ash Weston on a British television sitcom “Vicious” from the year 2013 to 2016. Later, he was seen playing roles in series like “Our Girl”, “Under Milk Wood”, “Residue”, “The Hollow” and “Riviera”.

Further, he was cast on a British biographical comedy-drama television series “Urban Myths” where he was seen playing the role of Adolf Hitler. In the same year, he was also seen playing the role of Maximus on an American television series “Marvel’s Inhumans” which was created by Scott Buck. After that, he was also seen providing his voice on several characters on an American animated sitcom “Family Guy” which was created by Family Guy.

Later, Rheon provided his voice over the Narattor on a series “PTSD: The War in My Head” and “A Special School”. In addition, he also provided his voice on a series “The Snow Spider” alongside Bokeem Woodbine. In 2021, he was cast as Liam Doyle on an American fantasy drama television series “American Gods”.


Upcoming Television Shows

Further, he will be seen appearing as Prince William on an upcoming American animated sitcom “The Prince” in 2021.




Further, he was seen appearing in the movies like “The Back of Beyond”, “The Rise” and“The Gospel of Us” in 2012. Later, in the year of 2013, he was cast as Daniel O’Leary on a Spanish-Venezuelan historical drama movie “The Liberator” which was directed by Alberto Arvelo. After that, in 2015, he was seen appearing in the role of Randall in the movie “Mermaid’s Song” and in the following year, he was seen playing the role of S.U.M.1 in a science fiction movie “Alien Invasion: S.U.M.1”.

In 2018, he was cast as Jam Zumbach on a biographical war movie “Hurricane” which was directed by David Blair where Rheon became able to grab the attention of many people. Likewise, in 2019, he was seen appearing in the role of Mick Mars on an American biographical comedy-drama movie “The Dirt”. In addition, she was seen in movies like “Berlin, I Love You”, “Four” and “The Existential Hotline”.

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Upcoming Movies

Further, he will be seen appearing in upcoming movies like “The Toll”, “Barbarians”, “Suppression” and “The Magic Flute”.


Stage Performance

Iwan Rheon was seen playing the roles on several plays like “Eight Miles High”, “Spring Awakening”, “The Devil Inside Him”, Remembrance Day” and “Foxfinder”.



Rheon provided his voice on the radio “Darkside” in 2013.



Rheon had also provided his voice as a Narrator on an Audiobook “Wizards and Robots”.


Video Games

Iwan Rheon has also provided his voice on the video game “Game of Thrones” from the year 2014 to 2015.



In his career, he had won several awards including Laurence Olivier Award and CinEuphoria Award.


What is the Current Net Worth of Iwan Rheon?

Rheon is a talented and hard-working guy, who has been seen working on several movies and series, has an estimated net worth of $4 million.


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