Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes appears in the following:

Ralph Fiennes and Felicity Jones on "The Invisible Woman"

Monday, December 23, 2013

Ralph Fiennes discusses directing and starring in “The Invisible Woman” with Felicity Jones. It’s a romantic drama, which revolves around the secret love affair between Charles Dickens (Fiennes) and a young actress Nelly Ternan (Jones), and is based on Claire Tomalin's. “The Invisible Woman” opens at Lincoln Plaza and the Angelika theater on December 25.


Actor Ralph Fiennes Explores the Hidden Life of Dickens in "The Invisible Woman"

Friday, December 20, 2013

In his heyday, Charles Dickens was a literary and political rock star who attracted crowds everywhere he went. But behind closed doors, the writer and family man actually harbored a secret. For 18 years, he carried on an extra-marital affair with a woman 30 years his junior. The story of their affair is told in the new movie, “The Invisible Woman” which was directed by it's leading man—Ralph Fiennes. Fiennes tells an intriguing story of hidden passion and celebrity, set against the backdrop of Victorian era morality.

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Ralph Fiennes on “Coriolanus”

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Ralph Fiennes talks about directing and starring in the new film “Coriolanus,” based on the play by William Shakespeare. It tells the story of a Roman General who is at odds with the city of Rome and his fellow citizens. His controlling mother Volumnia (played by Vanessa Redgrave) pushes him to seek the position of Consul, but the public refuses to support him. Coriolanus’s anger prompts a riot, and he is expelled from Rome. He then allies himself with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius (played by Gerard Butler) to take his revenge on the city.


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Guest Picks: Ralph Fiennes

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Ralph Fiennes spoke to Leonard Lopate recently about starring in "Coriolanus," which also marked his directorial debut. He also revealed that he's a fan of pedicures!


Ralph Fiennes in “The Reader”

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Ralph Fiennes talks about his role in the new film "The Reader," which co-stars Kate Winslet. It’s based on the award-winning novel by German writer Bernard Schlink and tells the story of a 1950s affair between a teenager and a former concentration camp guard.

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Carrie Fisher

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Carrie Fisher talks about "Star Wars," her life as a cultural icon, and how she dealt with addiction and mental illness. Also, conversations with two more stars: actors Michelle Williams and Ralph Fiennes. And the gurus of how-to, Al and Larry Ubell, answer your home repair questions!