Jude Law

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Biography

  • Birth Name: David Jude Law
  • Birth Place: Lewisham, London, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 12/29/1972, Capricorn
  • Profession: Actor; producer
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Jude Law Fast Facts:
  • Named after both the Beatles song "Hey Jude" and the title character in Thomas Hardy's novel Jude the Obscure.
  • Dropped out of school at age 17 to appear in the series Families.
  • Roomed with Ewan McGregor for several years when they were both starting out as actors.
  • Mentioned in the title of the song "Jude Law and a Semester Abroad" by the band Brand New.
  • In 2007, received an Honorary César and was named a Chevalier of the Ordre des Arts by the French government.
  • In 2009, returned to the London stage to play the title role of Hamlet; his previous London stage performances include Dr. Faustus and 'Tis a Pity She's a Whore. Hamlet moved to New York later that year, and Law's performance earned him a Critics' Circle Theatre award and a Tony nomination.
  • Supports animal rights, UNICEF and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
  • Jude Law Relationships:
  • Natasha Law - Sister
  • Sadie Frost - Ex-wife
  • Rafferty Law - Son
  • Rudy Indiana Otis Law - Son
  • Sienna Miller - Ex-fiancée
  • Iris Law - Daughter
  • Maggie Law - Mother
  • Peter Law - Father
  • Sophia - Daughter
  • Samantha Burke - Ex-significant Other
  • Jude Law Awards:
  • 2003 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2002 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2000 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2004 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominee
  • 2003 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1999 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 1995 Tony: Actor (Featured Role--Play) - Nominee
  • 2010 Tony: Actor (Play) - Nominee
  • 1999 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Winner
  • 2004 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2007 César Awards: Honorary César - Winner
  • 2013 European Film Awards: European Actor - Nominee
  • 2014 Olivier Awards: Best Actor - Nominee

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