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Eddie Redmayne


British actor Eddie Redmayne is the first, and thus far only, millennial male to have won an acting Oscar (for The Theory of Everything (2014)). Edward John David Redmayne was born and raised in London, England, the son of Patricia (Burke) and Richard Charles Tunstall Redmayne, a businessman. His great-grandfather was Sir Richard Augustine Studdert... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 19 wins & 70 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Theory of Everything
The Theory of Everything Stephen Hawking
(2014)
Les Misérables
(2012)
The Danish Girl
The Danish Girl Einar Wegener / Lili Elbe
(2015)

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 2018 Early Man (filming)
Dug (voice)
 2015 Lego Dimensions (Video Game)
Newt Scamander (voice, uncredited)
 2012 Birdsong (TV Mini-Series)
Stephen Wraysford
 2011 The Miraculous Year (TV Movie)
Connor Lynn
 2011 Hick
Eddie
 2010 The Pillars of the Earth (TV Mini-Series)
Jack
- Illumination (2010) ... Jack
- The Work of Angels (2010) ... Jack
- New Beginnings (2010) ... Jack
- Witchcraft (2010) ... Jack
- Legacy (2010) ... Jack
 2009 Glorious 39
Ralph
 2008 Tess of the D'Urbervilles (TV Mini-Series)
Angel Clare
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Angel Clare
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Angel Clare
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Angel Clare
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Angel Clare
 2005 Elizabeth I (TV Mini-Series)
Southampton
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Southampton
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Southampton
 2003 Doctors (TV Series)
Rob Huntley
- Crescendo (2003) ... Rob Huntley
 1998 Animal Ark (TV Series)
John Hardy
- Bunnies in the Bathroom (1998) ... John Hardy
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Other Works:

Worldwide print ad campaign for luxury goods maker Burburry. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 6 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Personal Quote:

When I started acting professionally, it was always theater. I'm so ignorant about films, but m getting slightly better - after having been chastised by many co-actors. While we were shooting The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), Scarlett Johansson compiled a whole list of the films I should watch. See more »

Trivia:

He won an Oscar for playing Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything (2014), making him one of 17 actors to win the Award for playing a real person who was still alive at the evening of the Award ceremony (as of 2015). The other sixteen actors and their respective performances are: Spencer Tracy for playing Father Edward Flanagan in Boys Town (1938), Gary Cooper for playing Alvin C. York in ... See more »

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