- Category : Entertainment-Actor-Actress
- Type : GE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
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- Incarnation Cross : RAX Planning 2
British actor, an intense, expressive star of critically acclaimed dramas performed on stage and in film and television. He grew up in Ireland in a nomadic, creative family with an identical twin brother Jacob and five other sib's. After art school, he worked on historic renovations on Italian buildings before joining the Royal Shakespeare company.
He is known for his portrayals of William Shakespeare in Shakespeare in Love (1998), for which he was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role, Sir Robert Dudley in Elizabeth (1998), Commisar Danilov in Enemy at the Gates (2001), Monsignor Timothy Howard in the second season of the TV series American Horror Story (2012–2013) and Commander Fred Waterford in the drama series The Handmaid's Tale (2017–).
Fiennes married María Dolores Diéguez, a Swiss model of Spanish origin, in a Roman Catholic ceremony in Tuscany in August 2009. They have two daughters.