Won 3 Oscars.
Another 91 wins & 33 nominations.
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(as Daniel Day Lewis)
Bristol Old Vic Theatre:
"Townsperson/Soldier" in George Farquhar
's "The Recruiting Officer" (1979), "Deiphobus" in William Shakespeare
's "Troilus and Cressida" (1979), "Stanley" in "Funny Peculiar" by Mike Stott
(1979), "The Amazing Fez" in "Old King Cole" by Ken Campbell (1979), "Iron" in "Class Enemy" by Nigel Williams
(1980), "Leicester" in
Daniel Day Lewis
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
(on learning to box for The Boxer
(1997)) I wanted to see if I loved the sport, because if I didn't love the sport, I wouldn't want to tell the story. At its best, boxing is very pure. It requires resilience and heart and self-belief even after it's been knocked out of you. It's a certain kind of a test. And it's hard: the training alone will kill you. And that's before people start giving you a ...
Renown for his eloquent acceptance speeches