Edward “Eddie” Redmayne (born in London, England, January 6, 1982), a British theater actor, starred in movies like My Week with Marylin (2011) with Michelle Williams, the musical Les Misérables (2012) by Tom Hooper with Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Jupiter Ascending (2015) by the Wachowskis with Channing Tatum. He played Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything (2014) with Felicity Jones and Lily Elbe in The Danish Girl (2015) by Tom Hooper with Alicia Vikander. He played Newt Scamander in Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them (2016) and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018), Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (2022) directed by David Yates from screenplays by J.K. Rowling. He costarred with Felicity Jones again in The Areonauts (2019), played Tom Hayden in The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020) written and directed by Aaron Sorkin, The Good Nurse (2022) with Jessica Chastain.
Golden Globe Awards
2015 WinnerBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
2016 NomineeBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
2023 NomineeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture