David Jude Heyworth Law is an English actor. He has received multiple awards including a BAFTA Film Award as well as nominations for two Academy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, three Laurence Olivier Awards, and two Tony Awards. In 2007, he received an Honorary César and was named a knight of the Order of Arts and Letters by the French government, in recognition of his contribution to World Cinema Arts. Born and raised in London, Law started acting in theatre. After finding small roles in feature films, Law gained recognition for his role in Anthony Minghella's The Talented Mr. Ripley, for which he won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and was nominated for a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award. He found further critical and commercial success in Enemy at the Gates, Steven Spielberg's A.I. Artificial Intelligence and Sam Mendes' Road to Perdition.
|Born:||David Jude Heyworth Law, December 29, 1972, Lewisham, London, England|
|Relatives:||Natasha Law (sister)|
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About Jude Law
British actor who played major roles in A.I. and the Sherlock Holmes films. He won the 2000 BAFTA Award for his work in The Talented Mr. Ripley. In 2015, he starred in the comedy Spy.
He began his acting career while performing with the National Youth Music Theatre. He debuted in the 1989 film The Tailor of Gloucester.
He played Watson in the 21st century Sherlock Holmes films alongside Robert Downey, Jr.
He starred in Cold Mountain with Nicole Kidman.
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- Best Supporting Actor BAFTA Award winners
- Critics' Circle Theatre Award winners
- People educated at Alleyn's School
- Male actors from Kent
- English male Shakespearean actors
- Chevaliers of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres