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Kenneth Branagh

Actor, Director, Producer, Stage director, all round legend Kenneth Branagh was often compared to the young Laurence Olivier at the start of his career, the precocious Irishman joined the Royal Shakespeare Company at twenty-three, where he took on starring roles in Henry V and Romeo and Juliet. At 29, he directed, adapted, and starred in the film Henry V, which co-starred his then-wife, Emma Thompson. These days he is at home directing an epic Marvel blockbuster such as Thor as he is acting as the depressed Swedish cop Wallander.

Birth Date:
Dec 10, 1960 In Belfast, Northern Ireland, U.K.
Year of Death:
Featured Credits:
Series Shackleton as Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton 2017