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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
 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:

Played "John Jr" in "Now or Later", a new play by Christopher Shinn - Royal Court Theatre, London (2008). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 6 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his favorite movie from 2014] Two Days, One Night (2014) - I think Marion Cotillard is breathtaking. In everything. See more »

Trivia:

When he first auditioned as a 12-year-old for a part as one of the princes in the tower in Richard III (1995), he was turned down by lead Ian McKellen as being unsuitable for the role. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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