Joseph Fiennes

Biography: Joseph was born in 1970 in Salisbury, Wiltshire to Mark (photgrapher and farmer) and Jini (novelist and artist, also known as Jennifer Lash). He has two older brothers (Ralph, b. 1962, Magnus, b. 1965) and two older sisters (Martha, b. 1964, Sophia, b. 1967) and a twin brother, Jacob (a conservationist). His mother passed away in 1993, of breast cancer; she was 55. He has a foster brother, Michael Emery, who joined the family when he was eleven.

While Joseph was still a child, the Fiennes family moved 14 times between London, Wiltshire and Ireland.

He attended art school at 16, and spent two years at the Young Vic Youth Theatre in London. He also attended Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He is often referred to as Joe.

As of 2008, Joe is living with model, and former Miss. Switzerland, Maria Dolores Dieguez in his Notting Hill home.

Joseph Fiennes' Scores

  • Movies
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 87 Shakespeare in Love
Lowest Metascore: 41 Dust
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 12
  2. Negative: 0 out of 12
12 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
47 Hercules Jul 25, 2014 Cast / Principal Cast / King Eurystheus 7.2
tbd The Red Baron Feb 19, 2010 Capt. Roy Brown 6.9
56 The Escapist Apr 3, 2009 Lenny Drake 7.5
tbd Goodbye Bafana Dec 14, 2007 James Gregory 8.3
52 Running with Scissors Oct 20, 2006 Neil Bookman 6.0
63 The Merchant of Venice Dec 29, 2004 Bassanio 7.1
47 Luther Sep 26, 2003 Martin Luther 7.0
41 Dust Aug 22, 2003 Elijah 9.0
48 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas Jul 2, 2003 Proteus 7.3
53 Enemy at the Gates Mar 16, 2001 Commisar Danilov 7.5
43 The Very Thought of You Aug 27, 1999 Laurence 8.6
87 Shakespeare in Love Dec 11, 1998 Will Shakespeare 7.4
75 Elizabeth Nov 6, 1998 Robert Dudley, Earl Of Leicester 7.7
60 Stealing Beauty Jun 14, 1996 Christopher 8.0