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Eddie Redmayne


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 Redmayne, a noted civil and mining engineer. Eddie is one of five children. He has English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh ancestry. Redmayne is ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (pre-production)
Newt Scamander (rumored)
 2012 Birdsong (TV Mini-Series)
Stephen Wraysford
 2011 The Miraculous Year (TV Movie)
Connor Lynn
 2010 The Pillars of the Earth (TV Mini-Series)
Jack
- The Work of Angels (2010) ... Jack
- New Beginnings (2010) ... Jack
- Witchcraft (2010) ... Jack
- Legacy (2010) ... Jack
- Battlefield (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
 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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Played "John Jr" in "Now or Later", a new play by Christopher Shinn - Royal Court Theatre, London (2008). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 2 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'm just one gigantic ball of rancid fear and self-consciousness. I'm entirely fueled by fear, so the fact that I knew it could be a catastrophic disaster made me unable to sleep, and made me work quite hard. See more »

Trivia:

Eddie Redmayne is good friends with Benedict Cumberbatch. Both actors have portrayed Professor Stephen Hawking in different productions. Cumberbatch in Hawking (2004) and Redmayne in The Theory of Everything (2014). See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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