Joseph Fiennes

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Joseph Alberic Fiennes
  • Birth Place: Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/27/1970, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor
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Joseph Fiennes Fast Facts:
  • Moved 14 times during his childhood.
  • Third cousin is famed British explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes.
  • Attended art school and considered a career as a painter.
  • Prefers stage acting and turned down a multi-picture deal after the success of 1998's Shakespeare in Love to return to the theater.
  • Involved in several charities, including the Prince's Trust, for which he is an ambassador.
  • Was cast in his first TV series in 2009, the short-lived FlashForward.
  • Welcomed his first child, a girl, with wife Maria Dolores Dieguez, on March 8, 2010.
  • Joseph Fiennes Relationships:
  • Maria Dolores Dieguez - Wife
  • Hero Fiennes Tiffin - Nephew
  • Catherine McCormack - Ex-significant Other
  • Martha Fiennes - Sister
  • Michael Emery - Brother
  • Sophie Fiennes - Sister
  • Mark Fiennes - Father
  • Jini Fiennes - Mother
  • Magnus Fiennes - Brother
  • Ralph Fiennes - Brother
  • Sara Griffiths - Ex-significant Other
  • Jacob Fiennes - Brother
  • Joseph Fiennes Awards:
  • 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1998 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Winner
  • College:
  • Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London, England (1993)

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