Rhydian is a Welsh stage, screen and television actor.
Rhydian recently completed filming ‘Leni Leni’ alongside Valeriya Kozhevnikova and Hildegard Neil for Rosebud/Solus Films, currently screening at the Cannes Film Festival.
Other recent screen credits include starring as Dr Robert Thomas opposite Sanjeev Bhasker in BAFTA winning ‘The Indian Doctor’, Jake Butterworth in ‘Doctors’ and as Daryll Kimble in David Renwick’s BAFTA winning ‘Jonathan Creek’ opposite Alan Davis, all for the BBC.
Previous screen work includes ‘House’ opposite Kelly McDonald and Miriam Margolyes, ‘A Mind to Kill’, ‘Mile High’ (SKY) ‘Married Single Other’ (ITV1), in Patrick Marber’s screenplay ‘Asylum’ for Paramount Pictures alongside Sir Ian McKellen, Natasha Richardson and Hugh Bonneville, opposite Anna Friel in ‘Goal – Living the Dream’, ‘Last Chance Harvey’ opposite Dustin Hoffman and in the improvised comedy movie ‘Nativity’ opposite Martin Freeman for BBC Films/EOne.
Extensive stage appearances include Complicite’s ‘Measure for Measure’ at the National Theatre directed by Simon McBurney, alongside Harold Pinter in ‘Look Europe’ at the Almeida, as Gerry Evans opposite Laura Donnelly’s Chrissy in Brian Freil’s ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ for the Lyric Belfast and in dark comedy ‘The Linzee Way’ for acclaimed actress/director Lisa Palfery.
His performance as Jean in Strinbergs ‘Miss Julie’ received praise in the Guardian review “Rhydian Jones is absolutely compelling”