Eddie Redmayne (born Edward John David Redmayne, 06.01.1982) is an English actor and Academy Award winner.
Childhood: Eddie Redmayne was born in London, England. His parents are business owners Patricia and Richard Redmayne. He attended Eton College and studied history of art at Trinity College, Cambridge.
Acting career: Eddie Redmayne made his stage debut for in 'Twelfth Night' in 2002. He has also appeared in 'Now or Later' and 'Red at the Donmar Warehouse' and in 2010 he won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play. In 2008, he appeared in BBC miniseries 'Tess of the D'Urbervilles', as well as 'The Pillars of the Earth' in 2010 and 2012's 'Birdsong'. He made his film debut in the psychological thriller 'Like Minds' in 2006 with Toni Collette and Tom Sturridge and appeared in 'The Good Shepherd' in the same year. In 2007, he starred in 'Savage Grace' opposite Julianne Moore, and 'Elizabeth: The Golden Age' alongside Cate Blanchett and Geoffrey Rush. In 2008, he appeared in 'The Other Boleyn Girl' which also starred Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson, and Sundance drama film 'The Yellow Handkerchief' alongside William Hurt and Kristen Stewart. He starred in 'My Week with Marilyn' in 2011 opposite Emma Watson and Michelle Williams and was nominated for a BAFTA. In 2012, he was part of the all-star cast in 'Les Miserables' which also starred Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried and Helena Bonham Carter.
The final trailer for the new sequel is here.
Yet another trailer for 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' has arrived and fans are picking it apart eagerly and arriving at some very interesting conclusions about what to expect from the forthcoming movie which sees the return of Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler and Alison Sudol.
Eddie Redmayne and Katherine Waterston in 'Fantastic Beasts 2'
We already knew that Newt was being sent to Paris and indeed that he was being asked to hunt down Grindelwald (Johnny Depp). In the final trailer we learn that Dumbledore (Jude Law) has directed Newt to a 'safehouse' where he can go and 'have a cup of tea'. We strongly suspect that the safehouse in question is that of the home of immortal alchemist Nicolas Flamel (Brontis Jodorowsky); a long-time friend of Dumbledore's and a man we know lives in Paris with his wife Perenelle.
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The teaser for 'Fantastic Beasts 2' is informative as it is thrilling.
It looks like Harry Potter fans will get to return to Hogwarts this Fall for 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald'. The first official trailer is being feverishly picked apart for every little detail. There are new creatures, familiar names and a story that has long needed to be told. We literally cannot wait.
Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne)
The teaser was unveiled at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday (July 21st 2018) and it gives us a lot to chew over. David Yates is back in the director's chair and it's clearly another imaginative screenplay from universe creator J. K. Rowling.
Continue reading: Dissecting Fantastic Beasts: What The New Trailer Tells Us About 'The Crimes Of Grindelwald'
Jude Law and others appear in the teaser for the upcoming sequel.
The title for the forthcoming 'Fantastic Beasts' film has finally been unveiled, along with a release date and your first look at some of the new cast on the movie - notably Jude Law as a young Albus Dumbledore. Fans are seriously excited by the new teaser.
Jude Law at the ATP World Finals
Warner Bros. has unveiled a brief teaser for 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' featuring the main cast of the series. The movie won't arrive until next year, but eager viewers are already trying to piece together pieces of the plot.
Continue reading: Meet The Characters From 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald'
Redmayne and his wife of nearly three years are expecting a second child together, a younger sibling for their 16 month old daughter Iris.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them actor Eddie Redmayne and his wife, Hannah Bagshawe, have confirmed that they’re expecting their second child together.
The couple, who have been married for nearly three years and who are already parents to a one year old daughter, Iris May, dropped a big hint on Wednesday (November 1st) when they appeared at a Sarabande Foundation event in east London – for a charity set up in memory of the late fashion designer Lee Alexander McQueen. As they arrived, Hannah was sporting a clearly visible baby bump.
“Eddie and Hannah Redmayne are delighted to confirm they are expecting their second child,” a source later told the Daily Mail.
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The 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' star and his wife Hannah were pursued by Gaby Stieger for five years.
A woman has been handed a four-month suspended jail sentence after admitting stalking the Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne over a five year period.
49 year old Gaby Stieger, from Colindale in north London, stood outside Redmayne’s family home in Southwark and sent him love letters for half a decade, also stalking him at film premieres and on sets. She believed they had been married in a previous life, and her face would “contort with rage” when she spoke about Redmayne’s wife, Hannah Bagshawe.
Suspending her sentence for two years, Stieger was also ordered not to have any contact with, or come within 200 metres of Mr Redmayne or his immediate family. The interpreter, who has two teenage daughters who live in Germany, pleaded guilty to stalking at Camberwell Green Magistrates' Court on Wednesday (September 13th).
Continue reading: Eddie Redmayne's Stalker Handed Suspended Jail Sentence
From were-rabbits to sabre-toothed bunny rabbits, Nick Park returns with a Stone Age adventure featuring characters in the world's favourite stop-motion animation style. But sabre-toothed bunnies are not, of course, the only creatures these cave men and women have to worry about; this is a time when prehistoric beasts like dinosaurs and woolly mammoths are roaming everywhere. Soon though, one brave caveman named Dug along with his pet warthog Hognob decides he must bring his rather timid tribe together if he wants to save them from one major nemesis which threatens the peace of their lives for good; the dastardly Bronze Age. But, unexpectedly, that battle soon turns into modern day football.
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Warning! 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' spoilers ahead.
We should all know by now that Jk Rowling thinks of everything when it comes to the Harry Potter universe and beyond.
So when fans had some questions regarding ‘plot holes’ in the recent Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie, of course the author was ready with all the answers.
Eddie Redmayne in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Continue reading: JK Rowling Clears Up Every Single "Plot Hole" From 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them'
It's been five years since the last Harry Potter movie, and J.K. Rowling has been busy. Not only has she shepherded her two-part sequel play to the West End, but she has also written the screenplay for this spin-off prequel, which is set some 70 years before Harry was born. The American setting puts a fresh slant on her elaborately imagined wizarding world, and the film has enough lively humour to keep things entertaining, but the movie itself is thin and derivative, never quite engaging the audience with its magic.
In this alternate reality, 1926 America has forbidden all magical creatures out of fear of terrorist attacks taking place around the world. Then an expert in these beasts, the cheeky nerd Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) arrives in New York with a suitcase full of them. He's on some sort of mission, which is immediately interrupted by three escaped critters, drawing in hapless wannabe baker Jacob (Dan Fogler) and witch detective Tina (Katherine Waterston). Joined by Tina's breathy sister Queenie (Alison Sudol), this rag-tag team is trying to recapture Newt's escaped creatures when they run afoul of aggressive wizard enforcer Graves (Colin Farrell), who's working for American's magical President (Carmen Ejogo). But there's something more seriously nefarious going on in the city.
More: Watch various clips from Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them
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Eddie Redmayne seen alone and with Hannah Bagshawe seen at the UK Premiere of Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them held at Cineworld Leicester Square, London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 15th November 2016
Eddie Redmayne seen with J.K. Rowling and his wife at the UK Premiere of Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them held at Cineworld Leicester Square, London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 15th November 2016
Eddie Redmayne seen alone and with Hannah Bagshawe attending the World Premiere of 'Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them', held at Alice Tully Hall in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York City, United States - Thursday 10th November 2016
Eddie Redmayne seen alone and with his wife Hannah Bagshawe at the World Premiere of 'Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them', held at Alice Tully Hall in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York City, United States - Thursday 10th November 2016
Eddie Redmayne attends the World Premiere of 'Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them', held at Alice Tully Hall in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York City, United States - Thursday 10th November 2016
Graves is hugely suspicious of Newt and his pets.
Just how much trouble is Newt Scamander in? That's the question on many Potterheads' lips at the moment as we impatiently await the cinematic premiere of 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them'. We know that he attracts the attention of the American Ministry of Magic when he arrives in New York with a suitcase full of magical creatures, some of which subsequently escape, but that's not the worst thing that's happening in the wizarding world at the moment.
Eddie Redmayne stars as Newt Scamander in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Gellert Grindelwald has struck again in Europe, with huge plans to disrupt the secretive harmony between wizards and No-Majs. Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) is faced with the image of a maimed dead man suspended in the air when he arrives in court, but Newt knows of no creature that can inflicted that sort of wound. Nonetheless, according to a new clip released ahead of the movie, head auror Percival Graves (Colin Farrell) is highly suspicious of Newt. Expelled from Hogwarts for 'endangering human life' with one of his beasts, things don't look good for the magizoologist regardless of Albus Dumbledore's fondness of him and his claims that it was all an accident.
Continue reading: Newt Scamander Accused Of Working With Grindelwald In New 'Fantastic Beasts' Clip
Newt Scamander is a wizard who's always had an interest in monsters and wild, unworldly creatures. Newt inspects as many different species of Beast that he can and keeps some of the rarest ones in order to preserve them and keep them from harm's way whilst also ensuring they themselves don't cause any of the chaos they could so easily cause.
It's 1926 and the wizarding community is under threat. Whilst most muggles (No Maj's) don't have any idea that wizards and witches actually exist, a small yet powerful few are all too aware of them and their powers.
The New Salem Philanthropic Society is headed by a tough woman named Mary Lou Barebone who wants to make sure that all wizarding kind is exterminated.
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Date of birth
6th January, 1982
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