Born December 22, 1962 in England, in Suffolk, the son of photographer Mark Fiennes
and novelist Jennifer lash. He was the eldest of six children, of whom now are related to the cinema three more - two sisters, Martha and Sophie, and brother, Joseph. He studied at Chelsea College of Performing Arts and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Actor British Royal National Theater, Fiennes
began in 1987, and in 1988 joined the troupe of the Royal Shakespeare Theater. First, the actor has appeared in several television films, and then starred in Peter Greenaway in the movie "Child of Macon" and Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List ". World fame came to Ralph Fiennes
in 1996, after the Oscar triumph of "The English Patient". One of the latest works Fiennes
- the main role in the film adaptation of Pushkin's "Eugene Onegin" (1999). Ralph Fiennes: "Onegin - my good friend"