Jonathan Rhys-Meyers has entered a rehabilitation center to receive treatment for alcohol dependency.

The 29-year-old Irish actor, who currently portrays English monarch Henry VIII on the television series The Tudors, is in an unidentified treatment center. His publicist, Meredith O'Sullivan, made the announcement April 25. No further details were revealed.

Rhys-Meyers' screen credits include  Bend It Like Beckham, Match Point, and the upcoming August Rush, co-starring Robin Williams and Terrence Howard.