In life, not many people are lucky enough to find someone who is willing to go through thick and thin with them, especially if their behavior might not deserve such people. The actor Jonathan Rhys Meyers seems to have hit the jackpot when it comes to having found the best partner he could ever have wished for in Mara Lane. She stayed by her husband’s side during the whole time he was struggling with serious problems and often apologized to the public for him after he had embarrassed himself. Read on to learn more about her life and other facts.
Mara Lane – Bio (Ethnicity)
The exact date of birth of Mara Lane is unknown, but it is known that she was born in the United States of America. Information about the parents and the early life of the American beauty is also not available. The only thing known about these facts is that she belongs to a mixed British and Asian ethnic group.
While the details of her educational history are also not available, it is assumed that Lane was trained at least to the university level to become a teacher. Before the actress appeared in front of the camera, she worked as a Sunday school teacher in Malibu Vineyard. It is well documented that she referred to her young children on Malibu Vineyard as her “twinkling lights”.
Mara Lane began her acting career in the mid-2000s when she got a supporting role in the film Venice Undergroud (2005). The following year she got another supporting role in the short film Friendly Fire (2006), in which A-actresses like Carrie Fisher and Lindsay Lohan took part. After not having appeared in a film for several years, Lane returned to acting in 2010 and appeared in the television series Chuck before retiring for a few years. In 2013, she returned completely and appeared in the short films Madrugada Guebradiza (2013), in which she played the role of Staci, Love Struck (2013), in which she played the role of Meagan Takashi, Modern Music (2013), in which she appeared as Candy, and In A World (2013).
After a good year in front of the camera in 2013, Mara Lane decided to take on new challenges behind the camera as she immersed herself in the production. She produced and starred in the short film You Are (2014). She also appeared in the short comedy Eugene (2014) and the film The Rise of the Krays (2015). Two years later, Lane co-produced the spy movie Damascus Cover (2017), starring her husband.
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 are said to have started meeting shortly thereafter, and in December 2014 they had gotten engaged. The exact date on which the couple exchanged vows is not clear, but in 2016 they confirmed to the media that they had entered into the bond of marriage in a private ceremony.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, who is of Irish origin, is an actor who has been awarded the Golden Globe. He received the award for his portrayal of music legend Elvis Presley in the biographical miniseries Elvis (2005). He has also received wide acclaim for his performances in films such as Velvet Goldmine (1998), Bend It Like Beckham (2002), Match Point (2005) and Mission: Impossible III (2006), and for his portrayal of King Henry VIII in the historic 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 prepared to take in another family member, but Lane suffered a miscarriage. She posted the sad news of her miscarriage on her Instagram page and further revealed that the family had planted a tree in honor of their lost daughter and that the news triggered a relapse of her husband who had been working on his alcoholism.
Rhys Meyers, who has been suffering from the problem for a long time, was reportedly detained by Dublin Airport security officers after he appeared drunk and staggered through the terminal. The award-winning actor is said to have gone to rehab several times in an attempt to solve the problem his mother, Geraldine, had suffered from before her death in 2007.
- Body Measurements
Mara Lane stands at a height of 1.63 m (5 feet 4 inches), the height of an average American woman. The actress has brown hair and brown eyes. Her weight is not known, but if you just look at her, you can see that she keeps her weight and has a good body mass index.