• Kenneth  Branagh

    Kenneth Branagh Awards

    Born on December 10th, 1960

    From Belfast, Northern Ireland

My Week With Marilyn Poster

My Week With Marilyn

In 1956 England, Colin Clark (Eddie Redmayne) lands a job as a production assistant on the set of "The Prince and the Showgirl," starring Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams). Marilyn is also honeymooning with her new husband, playwright Arthur Miller, but the combined pressure of work and the demands of the Hollywood hangers-on is driving her to exhaustion. When Miller departs for Paris, Colin seizes the opportunity, to give Marilyn respite during a week in the idyllic British countryside.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Golden Globe (2012)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2012)
Nominated
Supporting Actor
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2010)
Won
Leading Actor
Golden Globe (2009)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2003)
Nominated
Actor
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Warm Springs Poster

Warm Springs

After polio threatens his political career in the early 1920s, Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Kenneth Branagh) desperately searches for a cure to his newly acquired disease, hoping to regain the use of his legs. He learns of a promising spa in Warm Springs, Ga., and travels there, only to find it dilapidated. Determined to overcome polio, Roosevelt invests in the spa's revitalization and sets about recovering, aided by the support of his wife (Cynthia Nixon) and physical therapist (Kathy Bates).

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Golden Globe (2006)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Othello Poster

Othello

Heroic general Othello (Laurence Fishburne), the only African in the Venetian army, is carrying on a courtship with white noblewoman Desdemona (Irène Jacob). Their hasty marriage causes some political upheaval, but the military leader is quickly dispatched to halt an invasion on Cyprus. Once there, Othello's lieutenant, Iago (Kenneth Branagh), who believes Othello has wronged him, conceives a plan to get revenge by convincing the new husband that his wife is unfaithful.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1996)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Henry V Poster

Henry V

In this gritty screen adaptation of Shakespeare's play about the heroic and ruthless king, Henry V of England (Kenneth Branagh) determines to lay claim to the kingdom of France. Henry's self-doubt and the diminished morale of his army stand in the way of a victory that would unite the two countries and provide Henry with a queen (Emma Thompson). However, his sheer determination and his impassioned speeches ready his men for the bloodiest of battles -- Agincourt.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1989)
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role