He acted in Ivan Turgenev and Brian Friel's play, "Fathers and Sons," in a British National Theatre production at the Lyttelton Theatre in London, England with Richard Pasco, Alec McCowen, Robert Glenister, Lesley Sharp, Antony Brown, Robin Bailey, and Barbara Jefford in the cast. Michael Rudman was director.
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Mr. Ralph Fiennes
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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My parents were very financially-challenged. All of us children have the memory of being told that there was no money, we have to sell this, there's no presents for Christmas. Of being in the front line of that constant worry; the atmosphere in the home always charged with anxiety. 'What do we do? What do we do?'
He has English, Northern Irish, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. Many of his recent ancestors lived in India, during the British colonial period. He has said that his surname, "Fiennes", is of Norman origin.
Often plays menacing, sadistic villains