Kenneth Branagh

Profession: Actor | Director | Producer | Screenwriter
Kenneth Branagh
Real name: Kenneth Charles Branagh
Birthdate: December 10, 1960
Age: 61 years
Country: United Kingdom United Kingdom
Horoscope: Sagittarius


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Kenneth Branagh Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Director NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Director NOMINATED
   (Henry V)
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
   (Henry V)

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Director NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Actor in a Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Actor in a Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED
 - Best Actor in a Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED


 - Best Leading Actor TV - Drama WINNER
 - Best Director WINNER
   (Henry V)
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor TV - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor TV - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
   (Henry V)
 - Best Leading Actor TV - Drama NOMINATED

Venice Film Festival

 - Silver Lion - Best Director WINNER


 - Worst Supporting Actor NOMINATED

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Director NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED


 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie WINNER
 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie NOMINATED
 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie NOMINATED
 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie NOMINATED

European Film Awards

 - Best European Director WINNER
   (Henry V)
 - Best European Actor WINNER
   (Henry V)

Chicago Film Critics Association

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Director NOMINATED
 - Best Director NOMINATED
   (Henry V)
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
   (Henry V)
 - Best Upcoming Actor NOMINATED
   (Henry V)

 - Best Director WINNER
   (Henry V)

Stockholm Film Festival

 - Lifetime Achievement Award WINNER
Kenneth Charles Branagh, better known as Kenneth Branagh, is an British Actor, Director, Producer and Screenwriter. He has won two BAFTA Awards, an Venice International Film Festival and an Emmy Awards. He's known for Chariots of Fire (1981), My Week with Marilyn (2011) and Dunkirk (2017).

All Movies of Kenneth Branagh

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  • Oppenheimer
    The story of American scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer and his role in the development of the atomic bomb. Release: Summer 2023
    United States  2023
  • Death on the Nile
    Whilst on vacation on the Nile, Hercule Poirot must investigate the murder of a young heiress.
    Character: Hercule Poirot | Movie director
    United States  2022
  • Belfast
    A coming-of-age drama set during the tumult of late-1960s Northern Ireland, the film follows young Buddy (Jude Hill) as he navigates a landscape of working-class struggle, sweeping cultural changes, and sectarian violence. Buddy d...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  2021
  • Artemis Fowl
    Artemis Fowl the second, a young Irish criminal mastermind, kidnaps the fairy LEPrecon officer Holly Short for ransom to fund rescuing his father. Once a transaction is made, they go onto a hunt for the evil pixie Opal Koboi and r...
    Director of the film
    United States  2020
  • Tenet
    Armed with only one word -- Tenet -- and fighting for the survival of the entire world, the Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international espionage on a mission that will unfold in something beyond real time.
    Character: Sator
    United Kingdom  2020
  • All Is True
    The year is 1613, Shakespeare is acknowledged as the greatest writer of the age. But disaster strikes when his renowned Globe Theatre burns to the ground, and devastated, Shakespeare returns to Stratford, where he must face a trou...
    Character: William Shakespeare | Movie director
    United Kingdom  2018
  • Murder on the Orient Express
    Renowned Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of a wealthy American traveling on the Orient Express, the most famous train in the world.
    Character: Hercule Poirot | Movie director
    United States  2017
  • Dunkirk
    Evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada, and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbor of Dunkirk, France, between May 26- June 04, 1940, during Battle of...
    Character: Commander Bolton
    United States  2017
  • Branagh Theatre Live: The Winter's Tale
    King Leontes of Bohemia suspects his wife, Hermione, and his friend, Polixenes, of betraying him. When he forces Polixenes to flee for his life, Leontes sets in motion a chain of events that lead to death, a ferocious bear, an inf...
    Character: Leontes | Movie director
    United Kingdom  2015
  • Cinderella
    The story of "Cinderella" follows the fortunes of young Ella whose merchant father remarries following the tragic death of her mother. Keen to support her loving father, Ella welcomes her new stepmother Lady Tremaine and her daugh...
    Director of the film
    United States  2015
  • Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
    While working in the CIA’s covert intelligence office as a junior analyst, Ryan (Chris Pine) accidentally uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack. With no one to verify if the attack is legitima...
    Character: Viktor Cherevin | Movie director
    United States  2014
  • Stars in Shorts
    Presentation that includes incredible short movies with some of the world's biggest actors. In "Friend Request Pending", Judi Dench is a neophyte in the complicated landscape of Internet dating. Colin Firth is an unusual...
    Character: Mark Snow (archive footage)
    United States  2012
  • Thor
    The warrior Thor is cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard by his father Odin for his arrogance and sent to Earth to live among humans. Falling in love with scientist Jane Foster teaches Thor much-needed lessons, and his new-fo...
    Director of the film
    United States  2011
  • My Week with Marilyn
    Year 1956. Young actress stars Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams) arrives in England to act with Sir Laurence Olivier (Kenneth Branagh) in the film "The Prince And The Showgirl". Well-connected 23-year-old Colin Clark (Eddie R...
    Character: Sir Laurence Olivier
    United Kingdom  United States  2011
  • With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story
    True Believer is a feature length documentary on the life and creations of Stan Lee. Stan Lee is the co-creator of SPIDER-MAN, HULK, X-MEN, FANTASTIC FOUR, IRON MAN and over 200 other characters that can be found in comic books, m...
    Character: Self
    United States  2010
  • The Boat That Rocked
    In 1966—British pop music's finest era—the BBC played just two hours of rock and roll every week. But pirate radio played rock and pop from the high seas 24 hours a day. And 25 million people—over half the population of Brit...
    Character: Sir Alistair Dormandy
    United Kingdom  2009
  • Valkyrie
    Based on actual events, a plot to assassinate Hitler is unfurled during the height of WWII. The “July 20 Plot” on Hitler’s life is one of the most heroic but least known episodes of World War Two. Severely wounded in combat,...
    Character: Major-General Henning von Tresckow
    United States  2008
  • Wallander (TV Series)
    Kenneth Branagh returns to BBC to play the unique Swedish detective Kurt Wallander, investigating a series of violent and terrifying murders in the beautiful setting of Skane, southern Sweden. Adapted from Swedish author Henning M...
    Character: Kurt Wallander
    United Kingdom  2008
  • Sleuth
    A millionaire detective novelist matches wits with the unemployed actor who ran off with his wife in a deadly serious, seriously twisted game with deadly consequences.
    Character: Other Man on T.V. | Movie director
    United States  2007
  • As You Like It
    Rosalind, the daughter of Duke Senior (the banished duke), is raised at the court of Duke Frederick (who is younger brother to Duke Senior and took over his dukedom), with her cousin Celia (daughter to Duke Frederick). She falls i...
    Director of the film
    United States  2006
  • The Magic Flute
    A spectacular epic interpretation of Mozart's classic opera. On the eve of the first global war a magical drama unfolds as Tamino sets forth on a perilous journey in pursuit of love, light and peace in a world afflicted by darknes...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  2006
  • Warm Springs (TV)
    Following an early and promising political career, Franklin Delano Roosevelt is stricken with polio in 1921 at 39 years of age. This film follows his struggle with his paralysis, the refuge he took in an obscure and run-down Georg...
    United States  2005
  • Shackleton (TV Miniseries)
    The true story of Shackleton's 1914 Endurance expedition to the the South Pole and his epic struggle to lead his 28 man crew to safety after his ship was crushed in the pack ice.
    Character:  Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton 2 episodes, 2002
    United Kingdom  2002
  • Rabbit-Proof Fence
    The true story of three aboriginal girls who were forcibly taken from their homes in 1931 to be trained as domestic servants as part of an official Australian government policy. They made a daring escape and embarked on an epic 1,...
    Character: A.O. Neville
    Australia  2002
  • The Tramp and the Dictator
    A fascinating documentary that explores the making of Charles Chaplin's first "talkie" The Great Dictator (1940) and draws many things that between Chaplin and Hitler had in common. The film contains colour home movie fo...
    Character: Himself - Narrator (voice)
    United Kingdom  2002
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
    Harry Potter is in his second year of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He is visited by a house-elf named Dobby and warned not to go back to Hogwarts. Harry ignores his warning, and returns. He is still famous, although...
    Character: Profesor Gilderoy Lockhart
    United Kingdom  2002
  • Conspiracy (TV)
    It is Nazi Germany, 1942. The Russian Front has bogged down in snow and mud, and the Americans have entered the war. For the first time, defeat is a possibility. In light of this, fifteen high-ranking members from all areas of the...
    Character: Reinhard Heydrich
    United States  2001
  • Love's Labour's Lost
    Kenneth Branagh's musical adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy sets the action in the last few days before the start of World War II. In the fictional kingdom of Navarre, King Ferdinand (Alessandro Nivola) and three chums take vow t...
    Character: Berowne | Movie director
    United Kingdom  2000
  • Wild Wild West
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    Character: Dr. Arliss Loveless
    United States  1999
  • The Proposition
    Father Michael McKinnon goes from the UK to Boston circa 1935. For unknown reasons, he avoids at all costs the most prominent parishioners, Arthur and Eleanor Barret. Meanwhile Eleanor and Arthur desperately want to have a child, ...
    United States  1998
  • The Gingerbread Man
    Lawyer Rick Magruder has a one-night-stand affair with caterer Mallory Doss. He becomes hooked on her, and when he learns her nut-case father Dixon is threatening her, he puts the weight of his law firm behind Mallory, has Dixon a...
    Character: Rick Magruder
    United States  1998
  • Celebrity
    At 40, Lee Simon feels that he’s not made the most of life. He writes travel features and interviews people from the world of showbiz, but dreams of selling a book or a screenplay to boost his social prestige. Since his divorce,...
    Character: Lee Simon
    United States  1998
  • Looking for Richard
    A workshop of William Shakespeare's Richard III inspires actor-director Al Pacino's breezy documentary, which aims to make the playwright accessible to contemporary American audiences. Though a noteworthy cast of stage actors and ...
    United States  1996
  • Hamlet
    When Hamlet (Kenneth Branagh) returns from his studies to find his father dead, and his mother married to his uncle, he grows suspicious. After being visited by his dead father as a ghost, his suspicions are confirmed and Hamlet f...
    Character: Hamlet | Movie director
    United Kingdom  1996
  • Othello
    Based on classic Shakepeare play. Othello, a Moor who has just eloped with the white Desdemona when the play opens, leaves Venice to command the Venetian armies in Cyprus, accompanied by his new wife and lieutenant Cassio. The tre...
    Character: Iago
    United States  1995
  • In the Bleak Midwinter
    Out of work actor Joe volunteers to help try and save his sister's local church for the community by putting on a Christmas production of Hamlet, somewhat against the advice of his agent Margaretta. As the cast he assembles are st...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1995
  • Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
    In this adaptation of the classic Mary Shelley tale, Kenneth Branagh stars as Victor Frankenstein, a man possessed by a mission to create life but painfully unaware of the consequences of his actions. He succeeds in his quest to c...
    Character: Victor | Movie director
    United States  1994
  • Swing Kids
    A close-knit group of young kids in Nazi Germany listen to banned swing music from the U.S. Soon, dancing and fun lead to more difficult choices, as the Nazis begin tightening their grip on Germany. Each member of the group is for...
    Character: Herr Knopp, Gestapo
    United States  1993
  • Much Ado About Nothing
    When gallant Don Pedro (Denzel Washington), his nefarious brother Don John (Keanu Reeves), and close confidantes Claudio (Robert Sean Leonard) and Benedick (Kenneth Branagh) ride thunderously into the village of Messina, romance, ...
    Character: Benedick | Movie director
    United Kingdom  1993
  • Swan Song (S)
    An aging actor remembers his past stage triumphs and contemplates a dim future on the stage of an empty theatre.
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  1992
  • Peter's Friends
    After his father's death, the grieving Peter invites a group of college friends, who have been separated for 10 years, to a New Year's Eve reunion at his English countryside estate. In scenes by turns funny and sad, they talk over...
    Character: Andrew | Movie director
    United Kingdom  1992
  • Dead Again
    Branagh stars as Mike Church, a Los Angeles detective who is drawn into the life of Grace (Emma Thompson), a woman with amnesia who is plagued by disturbing nightmares. Attempts to help her regain her memory bring them to Franklyn...
    Character: Roman Strauss / Mike Church | Movie director
    United Kingdom  1991
  • Henry V
    The gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.
    Character: King Henry V | Movie director
    United Kingdom  1989
  • Fortunes of War (TV Miniseries)
    Guy Pringle and his new wife, Harriet, are members of the English community in Bucharest, Rumania on the eve of World War II. The film catalogs and chronicles, after the war begins, the characters [diplomats, literary types, spies...
    Character:  Guy Pringle 7 episodes, 1987
    United Kingdom  1987
  • High Season
    On the isle of Rhodes, Katherine, an expatriate English photographer, lives with her daughter. A young local wants to encourage tourism, so he commissions a sculpture of the Unknown Tourist for the town square; the sculptor he bri...
    Character: Rick
    United Kingdom  1987
  • To the Lighthouse (TV)
    A lecturer, his family, the spinster Aunt Lily, an old friend, and a student, Charles Tansley, spend a summer in an isolated house in Cornwall just before World War I.
    Character: Charles Tansley
    United Kingdom  1983
  • Chariots of Fire
    This is the true story of two British track athletes competing in the 1924 Summer Olympics. One is a devout Scottish missionary who runs for God, the other is a Jewish student at Cambridge who runs for fame and to escape prejudice
    Character: Cambridge Student - Society Day crowd
    United Kingdom  1981