In life, not many people are fortunate enough to find someone who will be willing to stick with them through thick and thin, especially when they might not be well deserving of such people due to their behavior. Actor Jonathan Rhys Meyers appears to have hit the jackpot when it comes to having found the best partner he could ever have wished for in Mara Lane. She has stuck beside her man all through the time in which he has battled serious issues, often making apologies for him to the public after he has embarrassed himself. Read on to find out more about her life and other facts.
Mara Lane – Bio (Ethnicity)
The exact date of birth for Mara Lane is unknown, it is however known that she was born in the United States of America. Information regarding the American beauty’s parents and early life are also not available. The only thing that is known in regards to these facts is that she is of mixed British and Asian ethnicity.
While the details of her educational history are also not available, it is believed that Lane received at least up to the university level of education in order to be able to become a teacher. Before going on to star in front of the camera, the actress worked as a Sunday school teacher at Malibu Vineyard. It is well documented that she used to call her small kids at Malibu Vineyard her “Twinkling Lights”.
In the mid-2000s, Mara Lane kickstarted her acting career when she landed a minor role in the film Venice Undergroud (2005). In the following year, she got another minor role in the short film Friendly Fire (2006), which starred A-list actresses like Carrie Fisher and Lindsay Lohan. Having not appeared in anything in a few years, Lane returned to acting in 2010, appearing in the television series Chuck before stepping away again for a few years. In 2013, she made a full return, appearing in the short film Madrugada Guebradiza (2013) where she played the role of Staci, Love Struck (2013) where she played the role of Meagan Takashi, Modern Music (2013) where she appeared as Candy, and In A World (2013).
After a good year in front of the camera in 2013, Mara Lane opted to take on new challenges behind it as she delved into production. She produced and acted in the short film You Are (2014). She also appeared in the short comedy show Eugene (2014) and the film The Rise of the Krays (2015). Two years later, Lane served as the co-producer of the spy film in which her husband starred in, Damascus Cover (2017).
Other Facts About Jonathan Rhys Meyers’ Wife
- Marriage to Jonathan Rhys Meyers
It is reported that Mara Lane first met her actor husband in January 2013. The two were said to have begun dating each other almost soon after and by December 2014, they had gotten engaged. It is not clear the exact date the couple exchanged marital vows, however, it was in 2016 that they confirmed to the media that they had indeed tied the knot in a private ceremony.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, who is of Irish origin, is a Golden Globe award-winning actor. He won the award for his portrayal of music legend Elvis Presley in the biographical miniseries Elvis (2005). He has further received wide acclaim for his performances in films like Velvet Goldmine (1998), Bend It Like Beckham (2002), Match Point (2005), and Mission: Impossible III (2006), as well as for his portrayal of King Henry VIII in the historical drama The Tudors (2007–10).
- She Suffered a Miscarriage
In December 2016, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Mara Lane welcomed their first child together, a son named Wolf Rhys Meyers. The following year, the two were getting ready to welcome another member to the family, however, Lane suffered a miscarriage. She shared the sad news of her miscarriage on her Instagram page, further revealing that the family planted a tree in honor of their lost daughter and that the news triggered a relapse from her husband who had been working on his alcoholism.
According to reports, Rhys Meyers, who has been suffering from the problem for a long time, was detained by security operatives at the Dublin Airport after he had appeared intoxicated and was staggering around the terminal. The award-winning actor has reportedly been to rehab on multiple occasions to try to deal with the problem which his mother, Geraldine, had suffered prior to her passing in 2007.
- Body Measurements
Mara Lane stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m), the height of the average American woman. The actress has brown hair and brown eyes. Her weight is not known, however, just by looking at her, one can tell that she maintains her weight and has a good body mass index.