Viewers know him mainly from the films Fantastic Four, in which he has one of the main roles. Ioan Gruffudd will be on M6 tonight for the launch of the third season of Dr Harrow, in which he plays a forensic pathologist who seeks to find out what happened to the victims he examines. Rather discreet about his private life, Ioan Gruffudd was married to actress Alice Evans for 14 years, before leaving her suddenly last January, along with their two daughters, Ella (born in 2009) and Elsie (born in 2013) . The reason ? Rather incomprehensible, according to Alice Evans, who had shared the bad news on Twitter. “My dear husband, my soul mate for 20 years, has just announced to me that he is abandoning our family as of next week. My two little daughters and I are lost and sad. more explanation, except that he doesn’t love me anymore. ” A brutal choice, that the father of the actor had commented on the magazine Mail Online. “As a family, we obviously know some things. I talked to Ioan and we are, of course, incredibly sad, but I don’t want to go into too much detail. We are very sad, especially for our two. granddaughters. It’s just unfortunate, but these are things that happen, marriages that end. “
Ioan Gruffudd and Alice Evans met 20 years ago
Alice Evans and Ioan Gruffudd had met on the set of 102 Dalmatians, in 2000. At the time, the actress was in a relationship with Olivier Picasso, the painter’s grandson, but her love at first sight for Ioan Gruffudd had led to the two actors’ marriage in 2007, in Mexico, before they became parents to two daughters.
Ioann Gruffudd and Alice Evans © CPA