Eddie Redmayne

Edward John David Redmayne (born 6 January 1982) is a British actor. His film breakthrough came with the roles of Colin Clark in the biographical drama My Week with Marilyn (2011) and Marius Pontmercy in Les Misérables (2012). His other film roles include Newt Scamander in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016), as well as its sequel, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018), Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything (2014), and Lili Elbe in The Danish Girl (2015).

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Black Death (2010)

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As the plague decimates medieval Europe, rumours circulate of a village immune from the plague. There is talk of a necromancer who leads the village and is able to raise the dead. A fearsome knight joined by a cohort of soldiers and a young monk are charged by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Smith
CAST:  Sean Bean  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Carice van Houten  •  Kimberley Nixon

As the plague decimates medieval Europe, rumours circulate of a village immune from the plague. There is talk of a necromancer who leads the village and is able to raise the dead. A fearsome knight joined by a cohort of soldiers and a young monk are charged by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Smith
CAST:  Sean Bean  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Carice van Houten  •  Kimberley Nixon

The Good Shepherd (2006)

Scary

Edward Wilson, the only witness to his father's suicide and member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values honor and discretion, qualities that help him to be recruited for a career in the newly founded OSS. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert De Niro
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Tammy Blanchard

Edward Wilson, the only witness to his father's suicide and member of the Skull and Bones Society while a student at Yale, is a morally upright young man who values honor and discretion, qualities that help him to be recruited for a career in the newly founded OSS. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert De Niro
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Tammy Blanchard

Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)

When Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by ruthless familial betrayal and Spain's invading army, she and her shrewd adviser must act to safeguard the lives of her people.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shekhar Kapur
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Clive Owen  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Tom Hollander

When Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by ruthless familial betrayal and Spain's invading army, she and her shrewd adviser must act to safeguard the lives of her people.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shekhar Kapur
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Clive Owen  •  Geoffrey Rush  •  Tom Hollander

The Yellow Handkerchief (2009)

A road trip through Louisiana transforms three strangers who were originally brought together by their respective feelings of loneliness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Udayan Prasad
CAST:  William Hurt  •  Maria Bello  •  Kristen Stewart  •  Eddie Redmayne

A road trip through Louisiana transforms three strangers who were originally brought together by their respective feelings of loneliness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Udayan Prasad
CAST:  William Hurt  •  Maria Bello  •  Kristen Stewart  •  Eddie Redmayne

Like Minds (2006)

A forensic psychologist must determine if a minor should be charged with murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregory J. Read
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tom Sturridge  •  Toni Collette  •  Richard Roxburgh

A forensic psychologist must determine if a minor should be charged with murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregory J. Read
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tom Sturridge  •  Toni Collette  •  Richard Roxburgh

The Theory of Everything (2014)

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The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Marsh
CAST:  Felicity Jones  •  Emily Watson  •  Harry Lloyd  •  David Thewlis

The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Marsh
CAST:  Felicity Jones  •  Emily Watson  •  Harry Lloyd  •  David Thewlis

Jupiter Ascending (2015)

Mind blowing

In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within a powerful dynasty…  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lilly Wachowski  •  Lana Wachowski
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Mila Kunis  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tuppence Middleton

In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within a powerful dynasty…  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lilly Wachowski  •  Lana Wachowski
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Mila Kunis  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tuppence Middleton

Les Misérables (2012)

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An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo's classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner named Jean Valjean seeks redemption.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Hooper
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Russell Crowe  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Amanda Seyfried

An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo's classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner named Jean Valjean seeks redemption.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Hooper
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Russell Crowe  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Amanda Seyfried

Hick (2011)

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A pistol-packing teen meets an unstable rebel and a cocaine-snorting drifter as she hitchhikes her way out West.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Derick Martini
CAST:  Chloë Grace Moretz  •  Blake Lively  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Alec Baldwin

A pistol-packing teen meets an unstable rebel and a cocaine-snorting drifter as she hitchhikes her way out West.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Derick Martini
CAST:  Chloë Grace Moretz  •  Blake Lively  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Alec Baldwin

My Week With Marilyn (2011)

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London, 1956. Genius actor and film director Laurence Olivier is about to begin the shooting of his upcoming movie, premiered in 1957 as The Prince and the Showgirl, starring Marilyn Monroe. Young Colin Clark, who dreams on having a career in movie business, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Curtis
CAST:  Michelle Williams  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Julia Ormond

London, 1956. Genius actor and film director Laurence Olivier is about to begin the shooting of his upcoming movie, premiered in 1957 as The Prince and the Showgirl, starring Marilyn Monroe. Young Colin Clark, who dreams on having a career in movie business, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Curtis
CAST:  Michelle Williams  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Julia Ormond

The Danish Girl (2015)

When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks on a groundbreaking journey ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Hooper
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Alicia Vikander  •  Amber Heard  •  Matthias Schoenaerts

When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks on a groundbreaking journey ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Hooper
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Alicia Vikander  •  Amber Heard  •  Matthias Schoenaerts

Glorious 39 (2009)

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the wealthy Keyes maintain a confident façade in the British countryside until daughter Anne becomes an unexpected pawn. Her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Bill Nighy  •  Julie Christie  •  Eddie Redmayne

A mysterious tale set around a traditional British family on the eve of World War Two. Oblivious to the looming shadow of World War II, the wealthy Keyes maintain a confident façade in the British countryside until daughter Anne becomes an unexpected pawn. Her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Romola Garai  •  Bill Nighy  •  Julie Christie  •  Eddie Redmayne

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

What was supposed to be a peaceful protest turned into a violent clash with the police. What followed was one of the most notorious trials in history.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aaron Sorkin
CAST:  Sacha Baron Cohen  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Alex Sharp

What was supposed to be a peaceful protest turned into a violent clash with the police. What followed was one of the most notorious trials in history.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aaron Sorkin
CAST:  Sacha Baron Cohen  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Alex Sharp

Powder Blue (2009)

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On the gritty streets of LA, the destinies of four people desperate for connection and redemption are about to collide.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Timothy Linh Bui
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Forest Whitaker  •  Ray Liotta

On the gritty streets of LA, the destinies of four people desperate for connection and redemption are about to collide.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Timothy Linh Bui
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Forest Whitaker  •  Ray Liotta

The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)

A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the handsome and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Justin Chadwick
CAST:  Natalie Portman  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Eric Bana  •  Jim Sturgess

A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the handsome and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Justin Chadwick
CAST:  Natalie Portman  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Eric Bana  •  Jim Sturgess

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)

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In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Yates
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Ezra Miller  •  Katherine Waterston  •  Alison Sudol

In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Yates
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Ezra Miller  •  Katherine Waterston  •  Alison Sudol

Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure: The Movie (2015)

Shiver me timbers. Surprises await Thomas and his friends as they dig up their most daring adventure yet. Unearthing an old pirate ship, Thomas is on the hunt for Sodor's lost treasure. When Thomas rocks the boat with some new friends, trouble soon rushes in. Will ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Stoten
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  John Hurt  •  Jamie Campbell Bower  •  Olivia Colman

Shiver me timbers. Surprises await Thomas and his friends as they dig up their most daring adventure yet. Unearthing an old pirate ship, Thomas is on the hunt for Sodor's lost treasure. When Thomas rocks the boat with some new friends, trouble soon rushes in. Will ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Stoten
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  John Hurt  •  Jamie Campbell Bower  •  Olivia Colman

War Art with Eddie Redmayne (2015)

War is a compelling stimulus to the imagination, creating some of our richest and most powerful artistic inspiration. Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne takes an intensely emotional journey, visiting artists’ studios, museums and travelling to battlefield locations ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Margy Kinmonth
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne

War is a compelling stimulus to the imagination, creating some of our richest and most powerful artistic inspiration. Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne takes an intensely emotional journey, visiting artists’ studios, museums and travelling to battlefield locations ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Margy Kinmonth
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne

Savage Grace (2007)

Disturbing

This examination of a famous scandal from the 1970s explores the relationship between Barbara Baekeland and her only son, Antony. Barbara, a lonely social climber unhappily married to the wealthy but remote plastics heir Brooks Baekeland, dotes on Antony, who is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Kalin
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Stephen Dillane  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Anne Reid

This examination of a famous scandal from the 1970s explores the relationship between Barbara Baekeland and her only son, Antony. Barbara, a lonely social climber unhappily married to the wealthy but remote plastics heir Brooks Baekeland, dotes on Antony, who is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Kalin
CAST:  Julianne Moore  •  Stephen Dillane  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Anne Reid

Early Man (2018)

Dug, along with his sidekick Hognob, unite a cavemen tribe to save their hidden valley from being spoiled and, all together as a team, to face the menace of a mysterious and mighty enemy, on the turf of an ancient and sacred sport.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tom Hiddleston  •  Maisie Williams  •  Timothy Spall

Dug, along with his sidekick Hognob, unite a cavemen tribe to save their hidden valley from being spoiled and, all together as a team, to face the menace of a mysterious and mighty enemy, on the turf of an ancient and sacred sport.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Park
CAST:  Eddie Redmayne  •  Tom Hiddleston  •  Maisie Williams  •  Timothy Spall
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