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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 19 wins & 68 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Theory of Everything
The Theory of Everything Stephen Hawking
(2014)
The Danish Girl
The Danish Girl Einar Wegener / Lili Elbe
(2015)
Les Misérables
(2012)
My Week with Marilyn
My Week with Marilyn Colin Clark
(2011)

Filmography

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 2018 Early Man (pre-production)
Dug (voice)
 2015 Lego Dimensions (Video Game)
Newt Scamander (voice)
 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:

He acted in Edward Albee's play, "The Goat, or Who is Sylvia?," at the Almeida Theatre in London, England with Jonathan Pryce, Matthew Marsh and Kate Fahy in the cast. Anthony Page was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 6 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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[on being an actor] I think all actors have a similar deal. You want some people who understand. Although it looks great - and is great - there are also shoddy moments when you feel really rotten, and when it's going well, you're not allowed to complain. Your actor friends will understand the nuances of a painful director, or the loneliness of being... okay, in a beautiful hotel room somewhere ... See more »

Trivia:

Won the Laurence Olivier Best Supporting Actor Award in March 2010 for his role in "Red" (Donmar Warehouse, London). See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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