Birth Name: Eddie Redmayne
Birth Place: London, England, GB
Edward John David Redmayne was born on Jan. 6, 1982 in London, England. One of five children, he was the only member of a family of athletes to pursue an acting career. After studying at Eton College, Redmayne attended Trinity College in Cambridge, where he studied history of art. He consistently acted on stage during his time at university, and was a member of the National Youth Music Theatre. In 2002, Redmayne made his stage debut at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre where he played Viola in a production of "Twelfth Night." He continued to make a name for himself on stage, portraying mostly young men who have issues with their sexuality and/or their father, such as in Edward Albee's play "The Go...
5 Fun Facts: 'The Theory Of Everything' Star Eddie Redmayne
20 Utterly Sexy British Actors
Emma Watson, Michael Douglas, Justin Timberlake, More Attend GQ Men Of The Year Awards - See Pics!
Harry Lloyd: 'Stephen Hawking Deserved a Good Story'
Felicity Jones Starstruck by Idol Co-Stars
2015 Golden Globe Nominations and Snubs
'The Theory Of Everything': Exclusive UK Premiere Report