Mark Rylance

Actor
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Sir David Mark Rylance Waters is an English actor, theatre director, and playwright. He was the first artistic director of Shakespeare's Globe in London, between 1995 and 2005. After training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, Rylance made his professional debut at the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow in 1980. read more

Sir David Mark Rylance Waters is an English actor, theatre director, and playwright. He was the first artistic director of Shakespeare's Globe in London, between 1995 and 2005. After training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, Rylance made his professional debut at the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow in 1980. He appeared in the West End productions of Much Ado About Nothing in 1994 and Jerusalem in 2010, winning the Olivier Award for Best Actor for both. He has also appeared on Broadway, winning three Tony Awards: two for Best Actor for Boeing Boeing in 2008 and Jerusalem in 2011, and one for Best Featured Actor for Twelfth Night in 2014. He received Best Actor nominations for Richard III in 2014 and Farinelli and the King in 2017. He is one of only eight actors to have won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play twice while his nominations for Richard III and Twelfth Night in 2014 make him one of only six performers to be nominated in two acting categories in the same year.

Birth Name

David Mark Rylance Waters

Born

Monday, 18 January 1960

Actor Filmography

The Last Planet Satan 2020
The Trial of the Chicago 7 William Kunstler 2020
My Grandparents' War Self - Presenter 2019
Waiting for the Barbarians The Magistrate / Magistrate 2019
Nothing Is Truer Than Truth 2019
The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara Pope Pius IX 2018
Ready Player One James Donovan Halliday / Anorak 2018
Dunkirk Mr. Dawson 2017
The Oscars Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Supporting Role 2017
The BFG BFG 2016
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Actor Filmography

The Last Planet Satan 2020
The Trial of the Chicago 7 William Kunstler 2020
My Grandparents' War Self - Presenter 2019
Waiting for the Barbarians The Magistrate / Magistrate 2019
Nothing Is Truer Than Truth 2019
The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara Pope Pius IX 2018
Ready Player One James Donovan Halliday / Anorak 2018
Dunkirk Mr. Dawson 2017
The Oscars Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Supporting Role 2017
The BFG BFG 2016
73rd Golden Globe Awards Himself - Nominee 2016
Bridge of Spies Rudolf Abel 2015
We Are Many Himself 2015
The Gunman Terrance Cox 2015
Wolf Hall Thomas Cromwell 2015
Days And Nights Stephen 2014
Bing Flop, Flop (voice) 2014
Muse of Fire Himself 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Twelfth Night Olivia 2013
The Broadway.com Show Himself 2013
Last Will & Testament Himself 2012
Anonymous Condell 2011
Fry's Planet Word Himself 2011
Blitz Roberts 2011
The Other Boleyn Girl Sir Thomas Boleyn 2008
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
The Government Inspector Dr. David Kelly 2005
Much Ado About Something Himself 2001
Intimacy Jay 2001
Theater Talk Self - Guest, Self 1996
Angels And Insects William Adamson 1995
Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream That One Calls Human Life Jakob 1995
Prospero's Books Ferdinand 1991
Hearts Of Fire Fizz 1987
Wallenberg: A Hero's Story Nikki Fodor 1985
Screen Two Charlie Raunce, Gavin, John Healy 1985
The South Bank Show Himself - Guest 1978
Great Performances King Henry V 1971
2016 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
2016 Oscar Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Won
2016 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
2015 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie Nominated
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