Ralph Fiennes began acting while studying at the Chelsea School of Art. He trained at RADA. He went on to act at the National Theatre and with the Royal Shakespeare Company. In 1993 he earned a BAFTA for his breakthrough performance in Schindler’s List. His movie repertoire ranges from serious roles including The English Patient and The Reader to comic parts such as Maid In Manhattan. He has also portrayed the villain Voldemort in the Harry Potter movies.