Short Biography: Matthew Rhys

Matthew Rhys was born on 4 November 1974 in Cardiff, Wales, in the United Kingdom as Matthew Rhys Evans. He is the youngest daughter of Helen Evans and Glyn Evans.

He first attended Welsh-medium schools and later joined Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg Melin Gruffydd and Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf.

Rhys was accepted at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art at the age of 17.

What Is The Net Worth Of Matthew Rhys?

Matthew Rhys is estimated to have a net worth of $2 million as of 2020. He accumulates his fortune from his successful career as a Welsh actor, producer, and director.

Started His Professional Career In 1997

As of January 2020, Matthew Rhys has more than 55 acting credits.

He is best known for appearing in movies and TV series like Philip Jennings in The Americans, Daniel Ellsberg in The Post, Montgomery Reece in Burnt, and Dylan Thomas in The Edge of Love.

Matthew Rhys in The AmericansImage Source: Hollywood Reporter
Matthew Rhys in The Americans

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Some of his other notable roles are Kevin Walker in Brothers & Sister, as Perry Mason in Perry Mason, as Chuck Palmer in Girls, as Billy Winters in Death and Nightingales, as Lockwood in Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle to name a few.

In 2019, he appeared alongside Tom Hanks in the A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood. 

Besides that, the Golden Globes nominee Rhys also debuted in the entertainment industry as a director, producer as well as writer.

Moreover, he also owns a production company, Patagonia.

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Salary And Earnings

According to Celebrity Net Worth, he has an average salary of $75 thousand per episode.

It was reported that he likely made over $5 million for his appearance as Philip Jennings in the American period spy thriller TV series The Americans.

Involvement In Charity Works!!!

The Americans’ star supports numerous charitable foundations like Hijinx Theatre, Trust PA, Iris Prize, The Noah’s Ark Appeal, Bobath Children’s Therapy Centre Wales, The Art of Elysium, and many others.

He has also been active in several fundraisers to protect human rights to create a safer world.

Where Does He Live?

Matthew Rhys currently lives in Los Angeles, California, the United States. His lavish house features in 0.15 acres has three cozy bedrooms and two bathrooms.

Matthew Rhys Luxurious Los Angeles HouseImage Source: TMZ
Matthew Rhys Luxurious Los Angeles House

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As per a source, the mansion was built in 1924 with an ancient artistical style.

Did You Know?  Matthew Rhys shared flat with actors like Ioan Gruffudd and Michael Sheen during their struggling period.

Matthew Rhys Is Madly In Love!!!

Matthew Rhys is in a romantic relationship with his The Americans co-star Keri Russell. The couple started dating in December 2013.

Matthew Rhys and his to be wife Keri RussellImage Source: Pop Sugar Australia
Matthew Rhys and his to be wife Keri Russell

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With his long-term girlfriend, he shares a child, son Sam Evans who was born in 2016.

Regarding his past affairs, the Scorpio born Matthew was previously in a relationship with Sienna Miller.