Ralph, on the other hand, was most recently linked to his aristocrat girlfriend, but it’s not clear whether the duo are still dating.When she was 16 and played Elizabeth Taylor’s handmaiden in the film Cleopatra, the experience changed her for ever.I think it’s a constant exploration: what the nature of love is.” It is a tricky subject because the 50-year-old actor, who zealously guards the details of his private life, has aroused considerable tabloid interest thanks to his relationships with women both younger and older than himself.This is clearly not something for discussion, but he allows: “The tabloids go straight for the jugular.What Annis, 62, wants she generally gets, so it is no surprise to learn that she and the boyfriend who betrayed her last year are apparently back together.Ralph Fiennes, 44, who was so captivated by Annis that he left his actress wife Alex Kingston, has, according to weekend reports, rekindled his love affair and is spending a great deal of time at Annis’s London home.The film hails from a hidden corner of the celebrated writer’s past in its story of a young actress, Nellie Ternan (Felicity Jones) who in the 1880s met the famous Charles Dickens and became his secret mistress.
Fiennes won a Tony Award for playing Prince Hamlet on Broadway.
It's pronounced "Rafe" because the "L" is silent.
It's not a shortening of the name, it IS his name, with different nationalities having different ideas about how it should be pronounced.
He voiced Rameses in The Prince of Egypt (1998) and Alfred Pennyworth in The Lego Batman Movie (2017).
Fiennes is also known for his roles in major film franchises such as the Harry Potter film series (2005–2011), in which he played the villainous Lord Voldemort, and the James Bond series, in which he has played Gareth Mallory / M, starting with the 2012 film Skyfall.
Since 1999, Fiennes has served as an ambassador for UNICEF UK.