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Fiennes

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1. (Biography) Ralph (Nathanial). born 1962, British actor; his films include Schindler's List (1993), The English Patient (1997), The End of the Affair (2000), Spider (2002), and three films (2005–11) in the Harry Potter series
2. (Biography) Sir Ranulph (Twistleton-Wykeham-). born 1944, British explorer; led the first surface journey around the earth's polar axis (1979–82); unsupported crossing of Antarctica (1992–93); in 2003 he raised money for a heart charity by running seven marathons in seven days on seven continents
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ACTOR Ralph Fiennes has received a Serbian passport from the country's president after he was granted citizenship earlier this month.
BRITISH actor and director Ralph Fiennes has received a Serbian passport from the Balkan country's president after he was granted citizenship earlier this month.
Panic, Fiennes tells us, is to be avoided at all costs.
12, Paris addressed the casting of actor Joseph Fiennes in the show.
Fiennes presents readers with a comprehensive examination of the histories of both England and France and the role his own ancestors played in the lead-up to and definitive battle between the armies of EnglandAEs King Henry V and the Dauphin of France at Agincourt.
Joseph Fiennes plays Clavius, a Roman Tribune stationed in Judea.
Fiennes is the real attraction, giving perhaps his best-ever turn as a man-child whose favourite subject is himself.
The dialogue is whip-crack sharp and Fiennes delivers comedy asides like the late, great Leonard Rossiter and continually sweeps his forehead as despair grows.
A FRESH "white oscars" row has erupted after British actor Joseph Fiennes was cast as Michael Jackson.
JOSEPH Fiennes has been cast as singer Michael Jackson in a new TV special.
THREE adventurous schoolgirls from Merthyr Tydfil and a 77-year-old cousin of explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes showed that age is no barrier when it comes to scaling new heights as they took part in a charity challenge.