Mark Rylance

Mark Rylance

Date of Birth

Birthday: January 18
Birthplace: Ashford, England

Mark Rylance is an English actor, theatre director, and playwright.

He has appeared in films such as Prospero's Books (1991), Angels and Insects (1995), Institute Benjamenta (1996), and Intimacy (2001), and has won Olivier Awards, Tony Awards, and a BAFTA Award.

He was the first Artistic Director of Shakespeare's Globe in London, from 1995 to 2005.

In 2015 he played Thomas Cromwell in Wolf Hall, Starz's adaptation of Hilary Mantel's historical novels.
 

 

Mark Rylance is an English actor, theatre director, and playwright.

He has appeared in films such as Prospero's Books (1991), Angels and Insects (1995), Institute Benjamenta (1996), and Intimacy (2001), and has won Olivier Awards, Tony Awards, and a BAFTA Award.

He was the first Artistic Director of Shakespeare's Globe in London, from 1995 to 2005.

In 2015 he played Thomas Cromwell in Wolf Hall, Starz's adaptation of Hilary Mantel's historical novels.
 

 

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Awards & Nominations

1 Nomination
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Limited Series Or A Movie - 2015
  • Nominee
  • Mark Rylance, as Thomas Cromwell
  • Wolf Hall
  • PBS
  • A Playground Entertainment and Company Pictures Production for BBC and MASTERPIECE in association with BBC Worldwide, Altus Media and Prescience

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