He has never been married and is also not divorced yet. When he was in his school days, he also took several acting classes and in 1990, he also hosted and presented children's quiz programme.
In 1995, he made his appearance in the Streetlife and those days he was also the lead vocalist of the rock band, Super Furry Animals.
But Rhys isn't bitter and claims he's learnt his lesson from dating a star who attracted so much press attention.
The Welsh 40-year-old claimed he was sick of the press intrusion and hoards of paparazzi that would follow the blonde couple relentlessly.
Edit Till now, he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won some of them.
In 2005, he got his one and only nomination in BAFTA Awards, Wales and he is kind of lucky as he won this award the same year.
Edit Though he quit musical rock band, Super Furry Animals before it began recording any songs, he became one of the active member of another band The Peth since 2008. Edit After being honored with two major awards in 2005, it took him almost half a decade to finally claim another major award.
In 2010, he got his first nomination in Seville European Film Festival and that was for his role in Mr. Edit Since 2011, he started scratching some new chapter of love life; from that time on he began dating Anna Friel.
He also got an opportunity to work in the movies like “Nanny Mc Phee and the Big Bang” and “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1”. Curt Connors in the worldwide successful and popular movie “The Amazing Spider-Man.” Many movies are on pending which are assumed to be a successful one.
Edit After being together for about eight months, they got engaged in March of 2008 but this engagement was called off within few months.
The actual reason for their separation was unknown however, few days later she was seen with Balthazar Getty.
He is a Welsh actor who was born on 22nd of July, 1967 in Haverford-west.
He is trained in Guildhall School of Music and Drama as he has an interest in both the subjects from his early age.