Bio: Eddie Redmayne (born Edward John David “Eddie” Redmayne in London, England on Jan. 6, 1982) is an English actor, singer and model who is best known for his roles as Marius Pontmercy in Les Miserables, and as physicist Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything. He also won an Olivier Award and a Tony Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the stage production of Red.
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Eddie Redmayne is best known for his breakout role of Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe, among multiple other awards.
Eddie Redmayne married his love of three years, Hannah Bagshawe, on Dec. 15, 2014.
Eddie Redmayne joined the list of ‘Potterverse’ stars criticizing J.K. Rowling’s anti-trans tweets. The ‘Fantastic Beasts’ star denounced her comments and said that it’s time we support the trans community.
Wizards & witches. Muggles and No-Majs alike. The wait is nearly over for ‘Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them’ and I’m here to tell you, fellow Potterheads, that this new wizarding adventure is deeply satisfying. Turns out, happiness really can be found, even in the darkest of times — and the light is coming straight from J.K Rowling herself.
A brand-new trailer for ‘Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them’ dropped in anticipation of the Sept. 28 episode of ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show.’ Magical creatures from J.K. Rowling’s novel reveal themselves, and Eddie Redmayne’s Newt Scamander fights to save his friends and himself. Click to WATCH!