IFANS

AcronymDefinition
IFANSInstitute of Foreign Affairs and National Security (Korea)
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The IFANS Talks, whose forthcoming round will mark the 20th since the first held in May 2013, is an event where lectures are delivered to future global leaders interested in international issues, public diplomacy and seeking job opportunities at international organizations.
LOCAL retired police officer Ifan Hughes is taking his running shoes on holiday with him this year to run a half marathon in Paphos, Cyprus.
The Haverfordwest-born Notting Hill actor will star in Mood Music, directed by Roger Michell, set in a London recording studio where Ifans' producer, Bernard, a young songwriter, their lawyers and psychotherapists clash over the ownership of the track.
Ifans, 49, appears in Oliver Stone's new film Snowden, which tells the story of the former NSA analyst who leaked details of mass government surveillance in 2013.
"So I remember being seven or eight and this Spider-Man comic appeared in the house, and on the back page there was this cutout mask, with a scissor mark around it," Ifans continues.
Playing opposite Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker, Ifans was cast by Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios as a scientist who accidentally transforms himself into a humanoid lizard.
Theatre producer Adam Spreadbury-Maher, 30, claims that he saw Ifans - who is dating the former Brookside actress Anna Friel - verbally abuse, then strike his friend in the face.
"A member of Ifans' entourage did not have the proper credentials to get in to a particular area-and that's when Ifans became "abusive, belligerent and aggressive, and shoved a female security guard," TMZ quoted the police as saying.
Ifans's reputation for partying precedes him and he's often boasted that he can drink anyone under the table.
Ifans, who plays the kindly wizard Xenophilius Lovegood in the longawaited Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows found - Evanna, 18, to be magical.
But the classy casting of Daniel Craig, Rhys Ifans and Samantha Morton lifts this into the stratosphere.