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Date Of Birth:
December 22, 1962 (57)
Birth Place:
Suffolk, ENGLAND
Bio:
Fiennes has had a storied stage career in the UK, including appearances in Regent's Park's Twelfth Night, A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Romeo and Juliet; National Theatre's Six Characters in Search of an Author, Fathers and Sons, Ting Tang Mine, The Talking Cure and Oedipus the King; the RSC's The ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: December 22, 1962 (57)

Birth Place: Suffolk, ENGLAND

Bio:
Fiennes has had a storied stage career in the UK, including appearances in Regent's Park's Twelfth Night, A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Romeo and Juliet; National Theatre's Six Characters in Search of an Author, Fathers and Sons, Ting Tang Mine, The Talking Cure and Oedipus the King; the RSC's The ... (read complete bio)
BWW Review: ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, National Theatre Photo BWW Review: ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, National Theatre
by Debbie Gilpin - Sep 27, 2018

A pair of Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers make their return to the National Theatre for Simon Godwin's much-anticipated production of Antony and Cleopatra, that sees Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo follow in the footsteps of the likes of Anthony Hopkins and Judi Dench. For those who can't make it to the theatre to see it, this production will be part of the NT Live series, and will be broadcast live to cinemas on Thursday 6 December.

Photo Flash: First Look at Sophie Okonedo, Ralph Fiennes & Cast In ANTONY AND CLEOPAT Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Sophie Okonedo, Ralph Fiennes & Cast In ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2018

Caesar and his assassins are dead. General Mark Antony now rules alongside his fellow defenders of Rome. But at the fringes of a war-torn empire the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra and Mark Antony have fallen fiercely in love. Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play the famous fated couple. Simon Godwin (Twelfth Night) directs.

Friday 5(+1): The Cast of HAIRSPRAY At The Roxy Regional Theatre Photo Friday 5(+1): The Cast of HAIRSPRAY At The Roxy Regional Theatre
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 13, 2018

Clarksville's Roxy Regional Theatre transports audiences back to Baltimore - the capital of big hair and the city of big dreams - in 1962 with their production of Hairspray, now onstage through September 29. This weekend (which features the company's annual fundraising gala on Saturday night) kicks off the second weekend of the show's multi-week run in Historic Downtown Clarksville.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Ralph Fiennes, Sophie Okonedo, and the Cast of ANTONY  Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Ralph Fiennes, Sophie Okonedo, and the Cast of ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Caesar and his assassins are dead. General Mark Antony now rules alongside his fellow defenders of Rome. But at the fringes of a war-torn empire the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra and Mark Antony have fallen fiercely in love.

Shakespeare Theatre Co Names Simon Godwin Artistic Director Photo Shakespeare Theatre Co Names Simon Godwin Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

The Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) today announces the appointment of Simon Godwin as its next Artistic Director. Godwin, currently the Associate Director at the National Theatre of Great Britain (NT), previously served as Associate Director of London's Royal Court Theatre and Associate Director at the Bristol Old Vic in the United Kingdom. He will succeed Michael Kahn, who has been at the helm of STC since 1986.

SYLVIA Leads September's Top 10 New London Shows Photo SYLVIA Leads September's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Sep 2, 2018

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a new hip-hop history lesson to Pinter and Shakespeare, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld reviews, interviews and features!

Telluride Film Festival Announces the 2018 Program Photo Telluride Film Festival Announces the 2018 Program
by TV News Desk - Aug 31, 2018

Telluride Film Festival, presented by the National Film Preserve, today announced its official program selections for the 45th edition of the Telluride Film Festival. TFF's celebration of artistic excellence brings together cinema enthusiasts, filmmakers and artists to discover the best in world cinema in the beautiful mountain town of Telluride, Colorado. TFF will screen over sixty feature films, short films and revival programs representing twenty-two countries, along with special artist Tributes, Conversations, Panels, Student Programs and Festivities. Telluride Film Festival takes place Friday, August 31 - Monday, September 3, 2018.

The London Film Festival Announces Full Lineup, Opening with European Premiere of Ste Photo The London Film Festival Announces Full Lineup, Opening with European Premiere of Steve McQueen's WIDOWS
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2018

The 62nd BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® today announces its full programme, featuring a diverse selection of 225 feature films from both established and emerging talent. This 12-day celebration of cinema illustrates the richness of international filmmaking, with films to delight and entertain audiences, and also films that probe and interrogate issues of significance.

Phylicia Rashad To Receive William Shakespeare Award For Classical Theatre; Laura Ben Photo Phylicia Rashad To Receive William Shakespeare Award For Classical Theatre; Laura Benanti to Perform
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2018

To acknowledge her outstanding contribution to classical theatre in America, Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) will present Tony-Award winning actress, singer and stage director Phylicia Rashad with the prestigious William Shakespeare Award for Classical Theatre (Will Award).

Peterborough Players Announce 2018-19 Arts On Screen Season! Photo Peterborough Players Announce 2018-19 Arts On Screen Season!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2018

The Peterborough Players have announced their 2018-2019 Arts on Screen Season featuring 11 operas presented by the Metropolitan Opera and 8 plays from London's National Theatre Live.

Fathom Events, National Theatre Live and BY Experience Present KING LEAR and ANTONY & Photo Fathom Events, National Theatre Live and BY Experience Present KING LEAR and ANTONY & CLEOPATRA in Movie Theaters This Fall
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2018

Tragedy never looked so good. Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live announce two of William Shakespeare's famed tragedies for cinema screens this fall.  Captured live from the Duke of York's Theatre in London's West End and exhibited the same day in U.S. cinemas, Ian McKellen's highly-praised performance as the title character in the Chichester Festival Theatre's “King Lear” screens on Thursday, September 27 only at 7pm local time.  On December 6, director Simon Godwin returns to National Theatre Live with his production of “Antony & Cleopatra” from the Olivier Theatre, also at 7pm local time in cinemas.

Sony Classics Buys THE WHITE CROW, Ralph Fiennes' Rudolf Nureyev Biopic Photo Sony Classics Buys THE WHITE CROW, Ralph Fiennes' Rudolf Nureyev Biopic
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

Sony Pictures Classics has bought the North American and many foreign market rights to Ralph Fiennes' Rudolf Nureyev biopic THE WHITE CROW, according to Variety.

John Stahl And Cathy Tyson Join Charles Lawson In The World Premiere UK Tour Of REBUS Photo John Stahl And Cathy Tyson Join Charles Lawson In The World Premiere UK Tour Of REBUS: LONG SHADOWS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

Daniel Schumann, Lee Dean and Cambridge Arts Theatre in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre today announce John Stahl (Big Ger Cafferty) and Cathy Tyson (Siobhan Clarke) will join Charles Lawson (John Rebus) in Rebus: Long Shadows, a brand new Rebus story written exclusively for the stage by author of the original novels, Ian Rankin and playwright Rona Munro. Further casting to be announced shortly.

Rehearsals Begin Today For National Theatre's ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA Photo Rehearsals Begin Today For National Theatre's ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

Caesar and his assassins are dead. General Mark Antony now rules alongside his fellow defenders of Rome. But at the fringes of a war-torn empire the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra and Mark Antony have fallen fiercely in love.

The National Theatre Announces New Season of Talks and Events Photo The National Theatre Announces New Season of Talks and Events
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2018

To accompany the new season of productions, a programme of talks and events will begin with a series relating to Antony and Cleopatra. Director Simon Godwin will reflect on the production, and Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo will discuss the challenges and rewards of appearing in the production. Professor of Classics Edith Hall will give A Short History of the Roman Empire and author Lucy Hughes-Hallett will look at the many variations on Cleopatra's legend at Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt. Actor Tim McMullan will also reflect on playing Enobarbus. A more in-depth session focussing on the making of this production will be offered at Exploring Antony & Cleopatra at the NT whilst Setting the Scene: Antony & Cleopatra will offer an introductory step-by-step guide to the story.

Barry Edelstein's THINKING SHAKESPEARE LIVE! Returns to the Old Globe Photo Barry Edelstein's THINKING SHAKESPEARE LIVE! Returns to the Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2018

For many San Diegans, their ability to understand and appreciate the wonders of the Bard during our Summer Shakespeare Festival has increased exponentially since they joined The Old Globe for Thinking Shakespeare Live!, a 90-minute exploration of the language of Shakespeare led by the Globe's Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein and assisted by three professional classical actors. This special free program celebrates TCG's newly released revised edition of Edelstein's book Thinking Shakespeare: A How-To Guide for Student Actors, Directors, and Anyone Else Who Wants to Feel More Comfortable with the Bard.

The National Theatre Announces More Season Details, Including FOLLIES Casting Photo The National Theatre Announces More Season Details, Including FOLLIES Casting
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

The National Theatre announces new information, and recaps its upcoming season.

Free Monday Night Summer Shakespeare Film Screenings at The Old Globe this July Photo Free Monday Night Summer Shakespeare Film Screenings at The Old Globe this July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2018

The Old Globe will once again share some of its favorite Shakespearean cinema as a complement to its stage productions with the return of Free Monday Night Film Screenings, presented in conjunction with the 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival. Curated by the Globe's Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein and introduced by KPBS's "Cinema Junkie" Beth Accomando, the films include Fred Wilcox's Forbidden Planet on July 9, Ralph Fiennes's Coriolanus on July 16, Orson Welles's Othello on July 30, and Ian McKellen's Richard III on August 27. Admission is free. Seating for each film is first-come, first-served and by general admission. The line begins one hour before each screening.

SAINT JOAN Opens At STC This Weekend Photo SAINT JOAN Opens At STC This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2018

Joan of Arc is an icon of protest. From the age of twelve, she was convinced she would change the course of history. She did so before her seventeenth birthday. Joan of Arc's story is brought to life by the luminous Sarah Snook, directed by STC Resident Director Imara Savage, in the fast paced and riveting political drama Saint Joan which opens this weekend at the Roslyn Packer Theatre.

Production Commences on Starz' THE SPANISH PRINCESS Photo Production Commences on Starz' THE SPANISH PRINCESS
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2018

Production Commences on Starz' THE SPANISH PRINCESS

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