• Daniel  Day-Lewis

    Daniel Day-Lewis

    Born on April 29th, 1957

    From London, England

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Phantom Thread Poster

Phantom Thread

Renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock and his sister Cyril are at the center of British fashion in 1950s London -- dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites and debutantes. Women come and go in Woodcock's life, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship. His carefully tailored existence soon gets disrupted by Alma, a young and strong-willed woman who becomes his muse and lover.

Golden Globe (2018)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Nominated
Leading Actor
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
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There Will Be Blood

Silver miner Daniel Plainview (Daniel Day-Lewis) leads a hardscrabble life with his son, H.W. (Dillon Freasier). When he hears about oil oozing from the ground near the Western town of Little Boston, Daniel takes his son on a mission to find their fortune. Daniel makes his lucky strike and becomes a self-made tycoon but, as his fortune grows, he deviates into moral bankruptcy.

Golden Globe (2008)
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2008)
Won
Leading Actor
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Actor in a Leading Role
Gangs of New York Poster

Gangs of New York

Amsterdam Vallon (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a young Irish immigrant released from prison. He returns to the Five Points seeking revenge against his father's killer, William Cutting (Daniel Day-Lewis), a powerful anti-immigrant gang leader. He knows that revenge can only be attained by infiltrating Cutting's inner circle. Amsterdam's journey becomes a fight for personal survival and to find a place for the Irish people in 1860's New York.

Golden Globe (2003)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2003)
Won
Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role