Ralph Fiennes



Place of birth:

Ipswich, Suffolk, England, UK:


An English actor, director and producer. 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 also known for his roles in major film franchises such as the Harry Potter film series (2005–2011), in which he played Lord Voldemort, and the James Bond series, in which he has 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. Since 1999, Fiennes has served as an ambassador for UNICEF UK.

Film Credits

The King's Man (2020)
as Duke of Oxford
No Time to Die (2020)
as M / Gareth Mallory
Dolittle (2020)
as Barry (voice)
Official Secrets (2019)
as Ben Emmerson
The White Crow (2019)
as Alexander Pushkin
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019)
as Alfred Pennyworth (voice)
Holmes & Watson (2018)
as Prof. James Moriarty
National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra (2018)
as Antony
My Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard Shaw (2018)
as Se stesso
Sea Sorrow (2017)
as Himself
Spielberg (2017)
as Himself
André: The Voice of Wine (2017)
as Narrator
The Lego Batman Movie (2017)
as Alfred Pennyworth (voice)
Бабочки (2016)
as himself
Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
as Moon King (voice)
Almeida Theatre Live: Richard III (2016)
as Richard III
Shakespeare Lives: The Works (2016)
as Jaques
Hail, Caesar! (2016)
as Laurence Laurentz
A Bigger Splash (2015)
as Harry Hawkes
National Theatre Live: Man and Superman (2015)
as Jack Tanner
Spectre (2015)
as Gareth Mallory / M
Две женщины (2014)
as Mikhail Rakitin
Salting the Battlefield (2014)
as Prime Minister Alec Beasley
Turks & Caicos (2014)
as Prime Minister Alec Beasley
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
as Monsieur Gustave H.
The Invisible Woman (2013)
as Charles Dickens
National Theatre Live: Fifty Years on Stage (2013)
as Lambert Le Roux
Muse of Fire (2013)
as Himself
Great Expectations (2012)
as Abel Magwitch
Skyfall (2012)
as Gareth Mallory / M
Wrath of the Titans (2012)
as Hades
Page Eight (2011)
as Alec Beasley
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
as Lord Voldemort
Coriolanus (2011)
as Caius Martius Coriolanus
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
as Lord Voldemort
The Wildest Dream (2010)
as George Mallory (voice)
Cemetery Junction (2010)
as Mr. Kendrick
Clash of the Titans (2010)
as Hades
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang (2010)
as Lord Gray
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
as Lord Voldemort
The Reader (2008)
as Michael Berg
The Hurt Locker (2008)
as Mercenary Team Leader
The Duchess (2008)
as Duke of Devonshire
In Bruges (2008)
as Harry Waters
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
as Lord Voldemort
Bernard and Doris (2006)
as Bernard Lafferty
Land of the Blind (2006)
as Joe
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
as Lord Voldemort
The White Countess (2005)
as Todd Jackson
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
as Victor Quartermaine (voice)
The Constant Gardener (2005)
as Justin Quayle
The Chumscrubber (2005)
as Mayor Michael Ebbs
Chromophobia (2005)
as Stephen Tulloch
Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust (2004)
The Good Thief (2003)
as Tony Angel
Maid in Manhattan (2002)
as Christopher "Chris" Marshall
Spider (2002)
as Spider
Red Dragon (2002)
as Francis Dolarhyde
The Miracle Maker (2000)
as Jesus
Onegin (1999)
as Onegin
The End of the Affair (1999)
as Maurice Bendrix
Sunshine (1999)
as Ignatz/Adam/Ivan Sors
The Prince of Egypt (1998)
as Ramesses II (voice)
The Avengers (1998)
as John Steed
Oscar and Lucinda (1997)
as Oscar Hopkins
The English Patient (1996)
as Count László de Almásy
Strange Days (1995)
as Lenny Nero
Quiz Show (1994)
as Charles Van Doren
Schindler's List (1993)
as Amon Göth
The Baby of Mâcon (1993)
as The Bishop's Son
The Cormorant (1993)
as John Talbot
Wuthering Heights (1992)
as Heathcliff
A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia (1992)
as T.E. Lawrence
The Dig ()
as Basil Brown
A Big Kerfuffle ()
as Himself
Cottontail ()
Farnsworth House ()
as Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Flying Horse ()
as Eadweard Muybridge
Hallelujah! ()
as George Frideric Handel
Mr. Vertigo ()
The Forgiven ()
The Menu ()
Matilda ()
as Miss Trunchbull (rumored)

Production Credits

The White Crow (2019)
The Invisible Woman (2013)
Coriolanus (2011)
Coriolanus (2011)