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Kenneth Branagh
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Age 56
Birthday 10 December, 1960
Birthplace Belfast, Northern Ireland
Height 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Nationality Northern Irish
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Henry V, Dead Again
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Sir Kenneth Charles "Ken" Branagh (/ˈbrænə/ BRAN; 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).

Dating History

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Kenneth Branagh is married to Lindsay Brunnock.
Lindsay Brunnock
  • Commenced Dating: 1999
  • Date Engaged: 2003
  • Date Married: 24 May 2003
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Filmography

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2017 Murder on the Orient Express Hercule Poirot
2017 Dunkirk -
2016 Branagh Theatre Live: The Entertainer Archie Rice
2015 Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's the Winter's Tale Leontes
2014 Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Viktor Cherevin
2011 My Week with Marilyn Sir Laurence Olivier
2011 Prodigal Mark Snow
2009 Pirate Radio Sir Alistair Dormandy
2008 Valkyrie Major-General Henning von Tresckow
2008 Wallander Kurt Wallander
2008 10 Days to War Colonel Tim Collins

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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.

Awards

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Nominated for 67 Awards | Won 27

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