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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)
The Old Globe 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival to Include THE TEMPEST Photo The Old Globe 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival to Include THE TEMPEST
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

The Old Globe today announced its next cast and creative team-including numerous Globe favorites and new faces-as the 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival once again presents the finest of the Bard's work outdoors under the stars in the Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Summer will officially arrive with The Tempest, directed by Joe Dowling (formerly the Artistic Director for Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis and Abbey Theatre in Ireland), with star of stage and screen Kate Burton as Prospera, running June 17 - July 22, 2018. Tickets start at $30.00, on sale to the general public now. Previews run June 17 - 22. Opening night is Saturday, June 23 at 8:00 p.m.

Ralph Fiennes To Star In New Comedic Drama HALLELUJAH!, Directed by Chris Addison Photo Ralph Fiennes To Star In New Comedic Drama HALLELUJAH!, Directed by Chris Addison
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2018

According to Deadline, actor Ralph Fiennes is set to star as composer George Frederick Handel in the new dramatic comedy film HALLELUJAH! The movie is set to be directed by Chris Addison (VEEP), with the script from Jon Croker and Nicholas Adams. It is produced by Gina Carter and Andrew Eaton. Read more about the news from Deadline here!

Matthew Kelly and David Yelland To Star In First Revival Of Alan Bennett's THE HABIT  Photo Matthew Kelly and David Yelland To Star In First Revival Of Alan Bennett's THE HABIT OF ART
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2018

The Original Theatre Company and York Theatre Royal will present the first ever revival of Alan Bennett's THE HABIT OF ART directed by Philip Franks and starring Matthew Kelly as W. H. Auden/Fitz and David Yelland as Benjamin Britten/Henry. The tour begins on 30 August 2018 at York Theatre Royal.

2018 Tribeca Film Festival Shares Anniversary Films and Tribeca Talks Announcement Photo 2018 Tribeca Film Festival Shares Anniversary Films and Tribeca Talks Announcement
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2018

Epic reunions and not-to-be-missed intimate conversations will take center stage during the 17th annual Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, running April 18-29. Tribeca will celebrate the anniversaries of Schindler's List, Scarface, and In the Soup, bringing three classics back to the big screen.

Winner Announced for 2018 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Photo Winner Announced for 2018 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2018

The 2018 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize has been awarded to U.K. playwright Alice Birch for her play "Anatomy of a Suicide". Now celebrating its 40th anniversary, the Prize is awarded annually to recognize women from around the world who have written works of outstanding quality for the English-speaking theatre. The Winner will receive $25,000 and a signed and numbered print by renowned artist Willem de Kooning.

THE STONE WITCH to Begin Performances Off-Broadway on Monday 3/12 Photo THE STONE WITCH to Begin Performances Off-Broadway on Monday 3/12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2018

Producers Darlene Kaplan, Laura Janik Cronin and Scott Newsome, in association with Alec Seymour, present the Off-Broadway premiere of The Stone Witch, a play by Shem Bitterman (A Death in Colombia, Influence).  Performances begin Monday, March 12, 2018 for an open-ended engagement atThe Westside Theatre - Upstairs (407 West 43rd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues).  Opening Night is Sunday evening, March 25, 2018 at 6:30PM.

Lincoln Theater and Festival Napa Valley ANDRE - THE VOICE OF WINE Photo Lincoln Theater and Festival Napa Valley ANDRE - THE VOICE OF WINE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2018

Lincoln Theater and Festival Napa Valley will co-present the Napa Valley gala premiere screening of Andre - The Voice of Wine on Saturday, April 7, at 3pm at Lincoln Theater in Yountville. With its recent world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival, this feature-length documentary tells the story of Andre Tchelistcheff, the legendary winemaker known as the "Dean of American Winemakers." The film screening will include a panel moderated by director Mark Tchelistcheff. A VIP wine tasting reception will follow featuring wineries influenced by the late Tchelistcheff, including Grgich Hills Estate, Rodney Strong Vineyards, Jordan Winery, Alquimista Cellars, Staglin Family Vineyard and Beaulieu Vineyard.

An Epic Returns: Meet the Cast of ANGELS IN AMERICA- Now in Previews! Photo An Epic Returns: Meet the Cast of ANGELS IN AMERICA- Now in Previews!
by Danielle Gutierrez - Feb 25, 2018

The epic story returns. Tony Kushner's two-part play, ANGELS IN AMERICA makes its way back to Broadway tonight! A cast led by Tony nominee Andrew Garfield and two-time Tony winner Nathan Lane will begin previews tonight at the Neil Simon Theatre with Part 1: Millennium Approaches. Get to know the cast below as they begin Broadway performances!

National Theatre Announces New Casting for Upcoming Season Photo National Theatre Announces New Casting for Upcoming Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2018

New casting announced for the new National Theatre season. Full cast has been announced for Brian Friel's Translations including Colin Morgan and Ciaran Hinds, part of the Travelex season with thousands of tickets available at ยฃ15. Eric Kofi Abrefa and Thalissa Teixeira join Vanessa Kirby in the cast of Julie, part of the Travelex season with thousands of tickets available at ยฃ15. Sam Mendes directs The Lehman Trilogy, a co-production with Neal Street Productions, cast includes Adam Godley, Ben Miles and Simon Russell Beale. Full casting is announced for the award winning An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, transferring to the National Theatre in a co-production with the Orange Tree Theatre. The NT will tour to 30 venues in 27 towns and cities across the UK and Ireland, for a total of 83 playing weeks over the next year. Rufus Norris' Macbeth to tour to 18 venues across the UK and Ireland from autumn 2018. War Horse returns to the National Theatre marking the centenary of Armistice Day.

National Theatre Live Adds Two Shakespearean Classics, JULIUS CAESAR And MACBETH To S Photo National Theatre Live Adds Two Shakespearean Classics, JULIUS CAESAR And MACBETH To Slate Of U.S. Cinema Offerings This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2018

Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live have a full line-up of top London stage productions set for U.S. cinema audiences in early 2018. Newly added titles include director Nicholas Hytner's Bridge Theatre production of 'Julius Caesar' (March 22) and Rory Kinnear's return to the National Theatre stage as the title role in 'Macbeth' (May 17). These two titles are in addition to Tennessee Williams' 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' (February 22), captured live from London's West End, and the fastest-selling show in London theatre history -- and most-watched NT Live broadcast -- 'Hamlet' (March 8).

Comedian Bill Murray Brings 'New Worlds' Tour To Houston, 4/16 Photo Comedian Bill Murray Brings 'New Worlds' Tour To Houston, 4/16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2018

Legendary actor and comedian Bill Murray is bringing his New Worlds: Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends tour to Jones Hall at 7:30 p.m. April 16, 2018, for a one-night-only event of music and literature.

Finalists Selected for the 2018 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Photo Finalists Selected for the 2018 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2018

The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize has announced 10 Finalists for its prestigious playwriting award, the oldest and largest prize awarded to women playwrights writing in the English language. Chosen from over 150 nominated plays, the Finalists are:

Ronald Rand Will Represent The United States In The 8th Edition Of The THEATRE OLYMPI Photo Ronald Rand Will Represent The United States In The 8th Edition Of The THEATRE OLYMPICS in India
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2018

Goodwill Cultural Ambassador Ronald Rand has been invited to represent the United States in the Theatre Olympics, performing as Harold Clurman in his celebrated one-man show, 'LET IT BE ART! Harold Clurman's Life of Passion' in Delhi at the prestigious Kamani Auditorium on February 25th, and at the Kalagram Theatre in Bangalore, India on February 27th, 2018.

Sarah Snook Announced in Title Role of SAINT JOAN at Sydney Theatre Company Photo Sarah Snook Announced in Title Role of SAINT JOAN at Sydney Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2018

Acclaimed Australian actress Sarah Snook has been announced in the title role of Saint Joan in the Sydney Theatre Company production directed by STC Resident Director Imara Savage at the Roslyn Packer Theatre in June 2018.

Dan Lauria to Lead the Off-Broadway Cast of THE STONE WITCH Photo Dan Lauria to Lead the Off-Broadway Cast of THE STONE WITCH
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2018

Producers Darlene Kaplan, Laura Janik Cronin and Scott J. Newsome, have announced, today, the cast and creative team for the Off-Broadway premiere of The Stone Witch, a play by Shem Bitterman (A Death in Colombia, Influence). Performances begin Monday, March 12, 2018 for an open-ended engagement at The Westside Theatre - Upstairs (407 West 43rd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Opening Night is set for Sunday evening, March 25, 2018 at 6:30PM.

WOLF HALL Director Peter Kosminsky to Develop Cyber Warfare Drama for UK's C4 Photo WOLF HALL Director Peter Kosminsky to Develop Cyber Warfare Drama for UK's C4
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2018

Peter Kosminsky, the creator of WOLF HALL and THE STATE, is currently developing THE UNDECLARED WAR (wt), a cyber warfare drama for UK's Channel 4.

Sydney Festival Celebrates Australia's First Day Of Same-Sex Weddings Photo Sydney Festival Celebrates Australia's First Day Of Same-Sex Weddings
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2018

On 9 January, the first day that same-sex couples can formally marry in Australia, Sydney Festival will host a giant wedding reception for Sydney to celebrate all the couples officiating their love and commitment through marriage. The reception offers the opportunity to bathe in a bright pink swimming pool, entry to dance up a storm in JOF's 10 Minute Dance Parties and the opportunity to play 'wedding singer', or belt out love songs, on the world's first Karaoke Carousel, all free of charge. The 'good time merchant', DJ Charlie Villas, will also play wedding classics all night long.

Carriageworks Unveils Monumental Installation By Acclaimed German Artist Katharina Gr Photo Carriageworks Unveils Monumental Installation By Acclaimed German Artist Katharina Grosse
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2018

Carriageworks today unveiled a major new commission by renowned German artist Katharina Grosse of a site-specific installation representing the third in the Schwartz Carriageworks series of major international projects. The world premiere of the work titled The Horse Trottted Another Couple of Metres, Then it Stopped is presented free to the public at Carriageworks from 6 January as part of Sydney Festival 2018 and continues until 8 April 2018. Grosse's exciting new work envelopes Carriageworks, responding to the unique industrial architecture and grand scale of the heritage building.

'90s Oscar-Winner THE ENGLISH PATIENT Added To 2018 Films In Concert Strand Photo '90s Oscar-Winner THE ENGLISH PATIENT Added To 2018 Films In Concert Strand
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

One of the most acclaimed film scores of recent decades will be heard live for the first time as the Royal Albert Hall presents The English Patient Live. The beloved 1996 epic, which scooped nine Oscars including best score, is the latest movie to be celebrated in the venue's hugely popular Films in Concert strand, after the likes of Jurassic Park, Lord of the Rings and The Godfather.

David Heyman Adapting Andrea Levy Novel THE LONG SONG for BBC One Photo David Heyman Adapting Andrea Levy Novel THE LONG SONG for BBC One
by TV News Desk - Nov 28, 2017

HARRY POTTER Producer David Heyman has signed on Andrea Levy's novel THE LONG SONG into a drama for BBC One, as reported by Deadline.

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