Ralph Fiennes

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Ralph Nathaniel Fiennes
  • Birth Place: Suffolk, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 12/22/1962, Capricorn
  • Profession: Actor; producer
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Ralph Fiennes Fast Facts:
  • One of six children. Siblings include actor Joseph Fiennes and director Martha Fiennes.
  • Studied painting before turning to a full-time acting career.
  • Third cousin is famed British explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes.
  • Eighth cousin of Prince Charles.
  • Feature debut was 1992's Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights, co-starring with Juliette Binoche.
  • Gained 30 pounds for his role as Amon Goeth in Schindler's List.
  • Sang "The Plagues" on the soundtrack for The Prince of Egypt.
  • Sister Martha directed him in the 1999 film Onegin.
  • Nephew Hero Fiennes-Tiffin played the younger version of Lord Voldemort in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.
  • Served as UNICEF UK ambassador.
  • Ralph Fiennes Relationships:
  • Sophia Victoria Fiennes - Sister
  • Jini Fiennes - Mother
  • Mark Fiennes - Father
  • Martha Fiennes - Sister
  • Alex Kingston - Ex-wife
  • Jacob Mark Fiennes - Brother
  • Magnus Fiennes - Brother
  • Michael Emery - Brother
  • Francesca Annis - Ex-significant Other
  • Joseph Fiennes - Brother
  • Hero Fiennes Tiffin - Nephew
  • Ralph Fiennes Awards:
  • 1997 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominee
  • 1994 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 1995 Tony: Actor (Play) - Winner
  • 1996 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1993 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 2009 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2009 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 1993 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Winner
  • 2005 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2008 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie - Nominee
  • 1996 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1999 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries - Nominee
  • 1999 Genie Awards: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1996 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 1996 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2011 BAFTA Film Awards: Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer - Nominee
  • 2006 Tony: Actor (Play) - Nominee

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