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Edward John David Redmayne,  is an English actor of stage and screen. Born and raised in Westminster, he studied history of art at Trinity College, Cambridge, after which he briefly dabbled with a modelling career. Redmayne began his professional acting career as a youth in West End theatre before making his screen debut in 1998 with guest appearances on television. His first film roles came in 2006 with Like Minds and The Good Shepherd, and he went on to play supporting roles in several films, including Savage Grace (2007), Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007), and The Other Boleyn Girl (2008).

Redmayne also starred in the stage productions of Red (2009–10) and Richard II (2011–12). The former won him the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play. His film breakthrough came with the roles of Colin Clark in the biographical drama My Week with Marilyn (2011) and Marius Pontmercy in Tom Hooper's musical Les Misérables (2012). In 2014, Redmayne portrayed English physicist Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, winning an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award and a BAFTA Award for Best Actor. The following year, he played Lili Elbe, one of the first known recipients of sex reassignment surgery, in Hooper's The Danish Girl, which saw him nominated for Best Actor in the three aforementioned awards. In 2016, he starred as Newt Scamander in the fantasy film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
Filmography:
2006 Like Minds
2006 The Good Shepherd
2007 Savage Grace
2007 Elizabeth: The Golden Age
2008 The Yellow Handkerchief
2008 The Other Boleyn Girl
2008 Powder Blue
2009 Glorious 39
2010 Black Death
2011 Hick
2011 My Week with Marilyn
2012 Les Misérables
2014 The Theory of Everything
2015 Jupiter Ascending
2015 Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure
2015 The Danish Girl
2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Television:
1998 Animal Ark
2003 Doctors
2005 Elizabeth I
2008 Tess of the d'Urbervilles
2010 The Pillars of the Earth
2012 Birdsong

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