Sir Kenneth Charles "Ken" Branagh (// BRAN-ə; born 10 December 1960) is a Northern-Irish actor, director, producer, and screenwriter from Belfast, Northern Ireland. He has directed or starred in several film adaptations of William Shakespeare's plays, including Henry V (1989) (for which he was nominated for the Academy Awards for Best Actor and Best Director), Much Ado About Nothing (1993), Othello (1995), Hamlet (1996) (for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay), Love's Labour's Lost (2000), and As You Like It (2006). Wikipedia
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Kenneth Branagh is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, Living people, BAFTA winners (people), English-language film directors, Shakespearean actors, 1960 births, Alumni of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Royal Shakespeare Company members, Actors awarded British knighthoods and Knights Bachelor.
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There is some mysterious thing that goes on whereby, in the process of playing Shakespeare continuously, actors are surprised by the way the language actually acts on them.