Ralph Fiennes


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Actor Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born on December 22, 1962 in Suffolk, England, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is the eldest of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus Fiennes, a musician; Sophie Fiennes, a producer; and ... See full bio »

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(2014)
The Constant Gardener Justin Quayle
(2005)
Schindler's List Amon Goeth
(1993)

Filmography

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  Farnsworth House (pre-production)
Mies van der Rohe
  Conclave (filming)
Cardinal Lomeli
 2022 The Menu (completed)
Chef Slowik
 2021 The King's Man
Orlando Oxford
 2021 Beat the Devil (TV Movie)
 2021 No Time to Die
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 2021/III The Forgiven
David Henninger
 2021 The Dig
Basil Brown
 2020 Dolittle
Barry (voice)
 2019 Coup 53 (Documentary)
Norman Darbyshire
 2019 The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
Alfred Pennyworth (voice)
 2019 Official Secrets
Ben Emmerson
 2018 Holmes & Watson
Professor James Moriarty
 2018 The White Crow
Aleksandr Ivanovich Pushkin
 2017 Sea Sorrow (Documentary)
Prospero
 2017 The Lego Batman Movie
Alfred Pennyworth (voice)
 2016 Kubo and the Two Strings
Moon King (voice)
 2016/I Richard III
Richard, Duke of Gloucester
 2016 The Works (Short)
Jaques
 2016 Hail, Caesar!
Laurence Laurentz
 2015/I Spectre
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 2015 A Bigger Splash
Harry Hawkes
 2015 James Bond: World of Espionage (Video Game)
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 2015 National Theatre Live: Man and Superman
John Tanner / Don Juan
 2014 Two Women
Mikhail Rakitin
 2014 Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts (Video short)
Lord Voldemort
 2014 The Hogwarts Express (Video short)
Lord Voldemort
 2011-2014 Rev. (TV Series)
Bishop of London
- Episode #3.5 (2014) ... Bishop of London
- Episode #2.1 (2011) ... Bishop of London
 2014 Salting the Battlefield (TV Movie)
Alec Beasley
 2014 Turks & Caicos (TV Movie)
Alec Beasley
 2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel
M. Gustave
 2013 Fifty Years on Stage (TV Movie)
Lambert Le Roux (segment "Pravda")
 2013 The Invisible Woman
Charles Dickens (as Mr. Ralph Fiennes)
 2012 Skyfall
Gareth Mallory
 2012 Great Expectations
Magwitch
 2012 Wrath of the Titans
Hades
 2011 Page Eight (TV Movie)
Alec Beasley
 2011 Coriolanus
Caius Martius Coriolanus
 2010 Cemetery Junction
Mr Kendrick
 2010 Clash of the Titans
Hades
 2010 Nanny McPhee Returns
Lord Gray
 2010 The Wildest Dream (Documentary)
George Mallory (voice)
 2008 The Reader
Michael Berg
 2008 The Hurt Locker
Contractor Team Leader
 2008 The Duchess
The Duke
 2008 In Bruges
Harry
 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Video Game)
Lord Voldemort (voice)
 2006 Bernard and Doris
Bernard Lafferty
 2006 Land of the Blind
Joe
 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Video Game)
Lord Voldemort (voice)
 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Lord Voldemort
 2005 The White Countess
Todd Jackson
 2005 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
Victor Quartermaine (voice)
 2005 The Constant Gardener
Justin Quayle
 2005 Chromophobia
Stephen Tulloch
 2005 The Chumscrubber
Mayor Michael Ebbs
 2004 Ten Days to D-Day (TV Movie documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2003 Freedom: A History of US (TV Series documentary)
John D. Rockefeller / Barton Simonson / DeWitt Clinton / ...
- Yearning to Breathe Free (2003) ... John D. Rockefeller
- Working for Freedom (2003) ... Barton Simonson
- Wake Up America (2003) ... DeWitt Clinton
- Revolution (2003) ... James Wilson
- Liberty for All (2003) ... William Bradford
 2003 Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776 (TV Series)
Charles Cornwallis
- Yorktown (2003) ... Charles Cornwallis (voice)
 2002 Maid in Manhattan
Christopher Marshall
 2002 Red Dragon
Francis Dolarhyde
 2002 The Good Thief
Tony Angel (uncredited)
 2002 Spider
Spider
 2000 The Miracle Maker
Jesus (voice)
 2000 How Proust Can Change Your Life (TV Movie)
Marcel Proust
 1999 The End of the Affair
Maurice Bendrix
 1999 Onegin
Onegin
 1999 Sunshine
Ignatz Sonnenschein / Adam Sors / Ivan Sors
 1998 The Prince of Egypt
Rameses (voice)
 1998 The Avengers
John Steed
 1997 Oscar and Lucinda
Oscar Hopkins
 1996 The Great War: 1914-1918 (TV Mini Series documentary)
Wilfred Owen
- Mutiny (1996) ... Wilfred Owen (voice)
- Total War (1996) ... Wilfred Owen (voice)
- Explosion (1996) ... Wilfred Owen (voice)
 1996 The English Patient
Almásy
 1996 Last of the Czars (TV Mini Series documentary)
Nicholas II
- Death of the Dynasty (1996) ... Nicholas II (voice)
- The Shadow of Rasputin (1996) ... Nicholas II (voice)
- Nicky and Alix (1996) ... Nicholas II (voice)
 1995 Strange Days
Lenny Nero
 1994 Quiz Show
Charles Van Doren
 1993 Schindler's List
Amon Goeth
 1993 The Baby of Mâcon
The Bishop's Son
 1993 Screen Two (TV Series)
John Talbot
- The Cormorant (1993) ... John Talbot
 1992 Wuthering Heights
Heathcliff
 1992 A Dangerous Man (TV Movie)
T. E. Lawrence
 1991 Prime Suspect (TV Mini Series)
Michael
- Price to Pay: Part 2 (1991) ... Michael
- Price to Pay: Part 1 (1991) ... Michael
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in William Shakespeare's plays, "Richard II," and "Coriolanus," at the Gainsborough Studios Theatre in London, England with David Burke, Oliver Ford Davies, Linus Roache, Emilia Fox, Barbara Jefford, Angela Down, Stephen Campbell Moore, Roger Swaine, Bernard Gallagher, Alan David, Robert Swann, John Bennett, and Ian ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

17 Interviews | 17 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 17 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mr. Ralph Fiennes

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)

Spouse:

Alex Kingston  (divorced)

Children:

None

Parents:

Lash, Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne | Fiennes, Mark

Relatives:

Martha Fiennes (sibling) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

I tried not to play Voldemort over the top, and then I realized there's no other way. See more »

Trivia:

Won the 1995 Tony Award (New York City) for Actor in a Drama for "Hamlet" and was nominated for the 2006 Tony Award (New York City) for Actor in a Drama for "Faith Healer". See more »

Trademark:

Often plays mysterious characters with equally mysterious pasts See more »

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