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    Born on December 22, 1962 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England

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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Ralph Fiennes as "M. Gustave H."

In the 1930s, the Grand Budapest Hotel is a popular European ski resort, presided over by concierge Gustave H. (Ralph Fiennes). Zero, a junior lobby boy, becomes Gustave's friend and protege. Gustave prides himself on providing first-class service to the hotel's guests, including satisfying the sexual needs of the many elderly women who stay there. When one of Gustave's lovers dies mysteriously, Gustave finds himself the recipient of a priceless painting and the chief suspect in her murder.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014) Nominated Leading Actor
Golden Globe (2014) Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

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Dec 4th 2014, 4:35AM

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Posted by
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Nov 14th 2014, 5:38AM

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Posted by
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Jun 24th 2014, 1:00PM

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Posted by
Drew Taylor on Feb 28th 2014, 11:00AM

Feb 28th 2014, 11:00AM

Listen to a Track From the 'Grand Budapest Hotel' Soundtrack (EXCLUSIVE)

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Drew Taylor on Feb 13th 2014, 7:00AM

Feb 13th 2014, 7:00AM

The First 'Grand Budapest Hotel' Clip Will Have You Double-Confirming Your Reservation (VIDEO)

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Drew Taylor on Jan 3rd 2014, 1:00PM

Jan 3rd 2014, 1:00PM

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Gary Susman on Dec 15th 2013, 4:00AM

Dec 15th 2013, 4:00AM

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Drew Taylor on Oct 17th 2013, 6:45AM

Oct 17th 2013, 6:45AM

Review: Wrath of the Titans Mostly Delivers the Big-scale, Cheesy Matinee Goods, in Genuinely Glorious 3D to Boot

Posted by
Scott Mendelson on Mar 28th 2012, 5:48PM

Mar 28th 2012, 5:48PM

Ralph Fiennes Reads Erotic Voldemort Fanfic In His PJs

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Jan 20th 2012, 9:47AM

Jan 20th 2012, 9:47AM

Coriolanus: Ralph Fiennes' Fittingly Intense Directorial Debut

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Jan 20th 2012, 5:00AM

When Unlikely Co-Stars Unite

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Jan 19th 2012, 8:13AM

Ralph Fiennes 'Skyfall' Character Revealed?

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Jan 3rd 2012, 8:40AM

Jan 3rd 2012, 8:40AM

'Skyfall' Website: James Bond Online Home Gets Makeover (VIDEO)

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Christopher Rosen on Jan 2nd 2012, 5:30AM

Jan 2nd 2012, 5:30AM

Daniel Craig on 'Quantum of Solace' Script Difficulties: 'We Were F***ed'

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Moviefone Staff on Dec 7th 2011, 10:20AM

Dec 7th 2011, 10:20AM

Gerard Butler on Ralph Fiennes As a Director: 'He's a Master'

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Sharon Knolle on Dec 2nd 2011, 5:40AM

Dec 2nd 2011, 5:40AM

Confirmed: The Next James Bond Film Officially Called 'Skyfall'

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Christopher Rosen on Nov 3rd 2011, 4:30AM

Nov 3rd 2011, 4:30AM

'English Patient' Producer Sues Miramax For $20 Million

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Christopher Rosen on Sep 30th 2011, 6:20AM

Sep 30th 2011, 6:20AM

Robert De Niro, Nicole Kidman Join Star-Studded TIFF Lineup

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Moviefone Staff on Aug 16th 2011, 7:30AM

Aug 16th 2011, 7:30AM

'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2' Review: A Muggle Couldn't Ask for More

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Aiden Redmond on Jul 15th 2011, 5:00AM

Jul 15th 2011, 5:00AM

Have Javier Bardem and Ralph Fiennes Joined Bond 23?

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Jul 8th 2011, 8:00PM

Even More 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2' Posters

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David Ehrlich on Feb 16th 2011, 4:15PM

Feb 16th 2011, 4:15PM

'Bond 23' May Cast Ralph Fiennes in 'Darkly Complex' Part

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Monika Bartyzel on Feb 4th 2011, 6:00AM

Feb 4th 2011, 6:00AM

'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1' Review: An Outsider's Perspective

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Nov 19th 2010, 4:25AM

'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows' Stars on Haircuts, Kissing and Their Best Party Tricks

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Nov 18th 2010, 8:00AM

'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows' Review: Things Are Getting Dark

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Nov 17th 2010, 4:15PM

Polanski is Back and Adapting 'God of Carnage' for the Big Screen

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Jul 15th 2010, 9:42AM

Tomas Alfredson Nabs An Amazing Cast For 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy'

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Jul 8th 2010, 12:32PM

Watch This: New 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows' Trailer!

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Jenni Miller on Jun 28th 2010, 4:03PM

Jun 28th 2010, 4:03PM

Scenes We Love: In Bruges

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Apr 20th 2010, 12:32PM

Apr 20th 2010, 12:32PM

First Look at Ralph Fiennes' Modern, Hurt Locker'in 'Coriolanus'

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Apr 7th 2010, 3:02PM

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Pitch of the Day: 'The English Patient' Special Edition

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Cinematical Seven: The Biggest and Baddest Unleashed Beasts

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