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Ralph Fiennes

1962-12-22 Ipswich, Suffolk, England, UK

Image of Ralph Fiennes


Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes (born December 22, 1962) is an English actor, film producer, and director. Since 1999, Fiennes has served as an ambassador for UNICEF UK. A Shakespeare interpreter, he first achieved success onstage at the Royal National Theatre. He made his film debut playing Heathcliff in Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights. A noted Shakespeare interpreter, he first achieved success onstage at the Royal National Theatre. Fiennes' portrayal of Nazi war criminal Amon Göth in Schindler's List (1993) earned him nominations for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor, and he won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. His performance as Count Almásy in The English Patient (1996) garnered him a second Academy Award nomination, for Best Actor, as well as BAFTA and Golden Globe nominations. Since then, Fiennes has been in a number of notable films, including Quiz Show (1994), Strange Days (1995), The End of the Affair (1999), Red Dragon (2002), The Constant Gardener (2005), In Bruges (2008), The Reader (2008), Clash of the Titans (2010), Great Expectations (2012), and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014). He voiced Rameses in The Prince of Egypt (1998). Fiennes is most known for his role in the major film franchise series of Harry Potter films (2005–2011), in which he played the main villain, Lord Voldemort. In the James Bond series he played Gareth Mallory / M, starting with the 2012 film Skyfall. In 2011, Fiennes made his directorial debut with his film adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy Coriolanus, in which he also played the title character. Fiennes won a Tony Award for playing Prince Hamlet on Broadway.


An Even Bigger Splash Harry Hawkes 2022-01-30
Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts Self 2022-01-01
Backstage: Ralph Fiennes Straight Line Crazy Himself 2022-05-23
The Menu Chef Julian Slowik 2022-11-17
The Forgiven David Henninger 2022-07-01
Four Quartets 2022-10-16
National Theatre Live: Straight Line Crazy Robert Moses 2022-05-26
Beat the Devil David Hare 2021-11-11
No Time to Die M 2021-09-29
The King's Man Orlando Oxford 2021-12-22
The Dig Basil Brown 2021-01-14
Being James Bond Self (archive footage) 2021-08-29
Designing Bond Self 2021-12-20
Dolittle Barry (voice) 2020-01-02
Official Secrets Ben Emmerson 2019-08-30
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part Alfred Pennyworth (voice) 2019-02-06
Coup 53 Self - Actor / Norman Darbyshire 2019-09-01
The White Crow Alexander Pushkin 2018-08-31
Holmes & Watson Prof. James Moriarty 2018-12-25
National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra Antony 2018-12-06
My Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard Shaw Himself 2018-03-25
Sea Sorrow Himself 2017-11-08
André: The Voice of Wine Narrator 2017-02-15
Batmersive VR Experience Alfred 2017-04-24
The Lego Batman Movie Alfred Pennyworth (voice) 2017-02-08
Spielberg Self 2017-10-05
Бабочки himself 2016-10-26
Hail, Caesar! Laurence Laurentz 2016-02-05
Kubo and the Two Strings Moon King (voice) 2016-08-18
Shakespeare Lives: The Works Jaques 2016-04-22
Almeida Theatre Live: Richard III Richard III 2016-07-21
Spectre M 2015-10-26
A Bigger Splash Harry Hawkes 2015-11-26
National Theatre Live: Man and Superman Jack Tanner/Don Juan 2015-05-14
Две женщины Mikhail Rakitin 2014-11-23
The Grand Budapest Hotel Monsieur Gustave H. 2014-02-26
Turks & Caicos Prime Minister Alec Beasley 2014-03-20
Salting the Battlefield Prime Minister Alec Beasley 2014-03-27
Muse of Fire Self 2013-09-26
The Invisible Woman Charles Dickens 2013-12-25
National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage Lambert Le Roux 2013-11-02
Wrath of the Titans Hades 2012-03-28
Great Expectations Abel Magwitch 2012-11-30
Skyfall Gareth Mallory 2012-10-24
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Lord Voldemort 2011-07-07
Coriolanus Caius Martius Coriolanus 2011-02-14
Page Eight Alec Beasley 2011-08-28
Clash of the Titans Hades 2010-03-31
Cemetery Junction Mr. Kendrick 2010-04-14
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang Lord Gray 2010-03-26
The Wildest Dream George Mallory (voice) 2010-08-06
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 Lord Voldemort 2010-10-06
The Duchess Duke of Devonshire 2008-09-05
The Hurt Locker Contractor Team Leader 2008-10-10
The Reader Michael Berg 2008-01-02
In Bruges Harry Waters 2008-02-08
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Lord Voldemort 2007-06-28
Anatomy of a Global Thriller: Behind the Scenes of The Constant Gardener Self 2006-01-10
Land of the Blind Joe 2006-05-01
Bernard and Doris Bernard Lafferty 2006-09-01
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit Victor Quartermaine (voice) 2005-09-04
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Lord Voldemort 2005-11-16
The Chumscrubber Mayor Michael Ebbs 2005-06-08
The White Countess Todd Jackson 2005-10-30
The Constant Gardener Justin Quayle 2005-08-31
Chromophobia Stephen Tulloch 2005-01-01
Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Self 2004-01-01
Ten Days to D-Day Narrator 2004-01-02
The Good Thief Tony Angel (uncredited) 2003-04-03
Spider Spider 2002-11-06
Maid in Manhattan Christopher Marshall 2002-12-13
The Making of 'Gosford Park' Self (archive footage) 2002-06-18
Red Dragon Francis Dolarhyde 2002-10-02
The Miracle Maker Jesus 2000-03-31
How Proust Can Change Your Life Marcel Proust 2000-03-19
The End of the Affair Maurice Bendrix 1999-12-03
Onegin Onegin 1999-12-22
Sunshine Ignatz/Adam/Ivan Sors 1999-09-13
The Prince of Egypt: From Dream to Screen Self (archive footage) 1999-09-14
The Prince of Egypt Ramesses II (voice) 1998-12-16
The Avengers John Steed 1998-08-13
Oscar and Lucinda Oscar Hopkins 1997-12-31
The English Patient Count László de Almásy 1996-11-05
Strange Days Lenny Nero 1995-10-13
Quiz Show Charles Van Doren 1994-08-25
The Baby of Mâcon The Bishop's Son 1993-09-17
The Cormorant John Talbot 1993-02-21
Schindler's List Amon Goeth 1993-12-15
Wuthering Heights Heathcliff 1992-10-16
Prime Suspect 1 Michael 1991-04-07
A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia T.E. Lawrence 1990-04-18
Untitled Wes Anderson/Roald Dahl Film
Conclave Cardinal Lomeli
Making of 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' Himself
Farnsworth House Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Hallelujah! George Frideric Handel
The Return Odysseus