SUCH A Fantastic ‘Liar’
Ioan Gruffudd, known as Reed Richards in the Fantastic Four sci-fi franchise, stars in the six-part SundanceTV he-said/ she-said thriller Liar. He plays a renowned surgeon accused of a heinous crime. Here are five facts about the charismatic Welshman, 43.
1. You’re probably doing it wrong: His name is pronounced Yo-Ann Griffith.
2. He hung out in Leonardo DiCaprio’s dressing room while filming Titanic (he was a ship officer). They played PlayStation.
3. He was an accomplished oboe player as a child.
4. Fellow Welsh actors Michael Sheen ( Masters of Sex) and Matthew Rhys ( The Americans) are his former roommates.
5. He met his wife, actress A Alice Evans, when th they both appe appeared in the mo movie 102 Dalmatians (2000).