Ralph Fiennes

Biography

Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, known simply as Ralph Fiennes is an English actor. He has appeared in films such as Schindler's List, The Constant Gardener and the Harry Potter films as Lord Voldemort. Fiennes has won a Tony Award and has been nominated twice for Academy Awards.

Fiennes was born in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, into an English aristocratic family, the son of Mark Fiennes, a farmer and photographer. His surname is of Norman noble origin.

Fiennes met English actress Alex Kingston while they were both students at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. After dating for ten years, they married in 1993. They divorced in 1997. In 1995, Fiennes began a relationship with Francesca Annis, an actress 18 years his senior, who played his mother Gertrude in the play Hamlet, where they met. After 11 years together, the couple separated in February 2006. Tabloid reports claimed Fiennes had had an affair with Romanian singer Cornelia Crisan.

Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, known simply as Ralph Fiennes is an English actor. He has appeared in films such as Schindler's List, The Constant Gardener and the Harry Potter films as Lord Voldemort. Fiennes has won a Tony Award and has been nominated twice for Academy Awards.

Fiennes was born in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, into an English aristocratic family, the son of Mark Fiennes, a farmer and photographer. His surname is of Norman noble origin.

Fiennes met English actress Alex Kingston while they were both students at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. After dating for ten years, they married in 1993. They divorced in 1997. In 1995, Fiennes began a relationship with Francesca Annis, an actress 18 years his senior, who played his mother Gertrude in the play Hamlet, where they met. After 11 years together, the couple separated in February 2006. Tabloid reports claimed Fiennes had had an affair with Romanian singer Cornelia Crisan.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 72

Birthday 1962-12-22

Place of Birth Ipswitch, Suffolk, UK

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming as TBD
2017 The Lego Batman Movie as Alfred
2016 Kubo and the Two Strings as Moon King (voice)
2016 Almeida Live Theatre: Richard III as Richard III
2016 Shakespeare Lives: The Works as Jaques
2016 Hail, Caesar! as Laurence Lorenz
2015 A Bigger Splash as Harry Hawkes
2015 Spectre as M
2015 National Theatre Live: Man and Superman as Jack Tanner
2014 Two Women as Mikhail Rakitin
2014 Salting the Battlefield as Prime Minister Alec Beasley
2014 Turks & Caicos as Prime Minister Alec Beasley
2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel as M. Gustave
2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon(1 episode) as Himself
2013 The Invisible Woman as Charles Dickens
2013 Muse of Fire as Himself
2012 Great Expectations as Magwitch
2012 Skyfall as Gareth Mallory / M
2012 Wrath of the Titans as Hades
2011 Page Eight as Alec Beasley
2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 as Lord Voldemort
2011 Coriolanus as Caius Martius Coriolanus
2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 as Lord Voldemort
2010 The Wildest Dream as George Mallory (voice)
2010 Cemetery Junction as Mr. Kendrick
2010 Clash of the Titans as Hades
2010 Nanny McPhee Returns as Lord Gray
2008 The Reader as Michael Berg
2008 The Hurt Locker as Mercenary Team Leader
2008 The Duchess as Duke of Devonshire
2008 In Bruges as Harry
2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix as Lord Voldemort
2006 Bernard and Doris as Bernard Lafferty
2006 Land of the Blind as Joe
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire as Lord Voldemort
2005 The White Countess as Todd Jackson
2005 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit as Victor Quartermaine
2005 The Constant Gardener as Justin Quayle
2005 The Chumscrubber as Mayor Michael Ebbs
2005 Chromophobia as Stephen Tulloch
2004 Wizard People, Dear Reader as Val-Mart the Scar Maker, Scar Artist, Dracula
2004 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust
2003 The Good Thief as Tony Angel
2002 Spider as Spider
2002 Maid in Manhattan as Christopher Marshall
2002 Red Dragon as Francis Dolarhyde
2000 The Miracle Maker as Jesus
1999 Onegin as Onegin
1999 The End of the Affair as Maurice Bendrix
1999 Sunshine as Ignatz/Adam/Ivan Sors
1998 The Prince of Egypt as Ramesses II
1998 The Avengers as John Steed
1997 Oscar and Lucinda as Oscar Hopkins
1996 The English Patient as Count László de Almásy
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1995 Strange Days as Lenny Nero
1994 Quiz Show as Charles Van Doren
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1993 Schindler's List as Amon Goeth
1993 The Baby of Mâcon as The Bishop's Son
1993 The Cormorant as John Talbot
1992 Wuthering Heights as Heathcliff
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(3 episodes)
1992 A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia as T.E. Lawrence
1991 Prime Suspect
1991 Prime Suspect(1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(2 episodes)
1900 Flying Horse as Eadweard Muybridge
1900 A Hero of Our Time as (rumored)
1900 A Hero of Our Time as Pechorin (rumored)
1900 The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century(0 episodes) as Wilfred Owen
1900 The Directors(1 episode)

Directing

2013 The Invisible Woman … Director
2011 Coriolanus … Director

Production

2011 Coriolanus … Producer

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