In The CW's new drama, "Ringer," Ioan Gruffudd plays Andrew Martin, a self-made millionaire, whose marriage to wife Siobhan (Sarah Michelle Gellar) is crumbling while he is struggling to balance his work life and keep his daughter from a previous marriage out of trouble.
In film, Gruffudd recently starred in the James Cameron production "Sanctum," and "Horrible Bosses," with Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey and Jason Bateman. Gruffudd also portrayed Reed Richards in "Fantastic Four" and "Fantastic Four 2," with Jessica Alba, Chris Evans and Michael Chiklis. He also portrayed Tony Blair in "W," directed by Oliver Stone and starred as Lancelot in "King Arthur," alongside Clive Owen and Keira Knightley. Gruffudd also appeared in the critically acclaimed film "The TV Set," directed by Jake Kasdan.
Other past film credits include "Fireflies In The Garden," "The Secret of Moonacre," "The Gathering," "Amazing Grace," alongside Albert Finney, "102 Dalmatians," with Glenn Close, "Black Hawk Down" and "Titanic."
Television credits include Horatio Hornblower in the "Hornblower" television movie series and the BBC productions "Warriors" and "Great Expectations."
Gruffudd attended the Royal Academy Of Dramatic Arts from 1992 to 1995, and was then cast as the lead in the popular British television series "Poldark."
Born in South Wales, Gruffudd currently lives in Los Angeles, California, with his wife and daughter.
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