Eddie Redmayne has been garnering a lot of Oscar buzz for winning Best Actor this year at the 87th Academy Awards. After seeing his performance as Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything', Eddie earned his first Oscar nod.
The handsome British actor has been ruling this year's award season with Best Actor category win. With two wins, Golden Globes and SAG, Eddie is giving a tough competition to Michael Keaton for Best Actor (Birdman). Michael has won Critics' Choice Award beating Redmayne in this category once.
Eddie tried his luck on the big screen and his performances have increased his fan following. His performance as 'Eddie Marius Pontmercy' in the 2012 musical film Les Miserables made him a sensation overnight. Now, Eddie Redmayne is gearing up to win numerous awards for his performance as the Physicist, Stephen Hawking, in 'The Theory of Everything'.
Eddie who played Stephen Hawking in the biopic is winning hearts, accolades, awards and critics for his performance. Thus, here is a look at the best roles of Oscar Best Actor nominee, Eddie Redmayne until now.
Oscar Best Actor Nominee Eddie Redmayne's Best Roles:
The Theory of Everything
Eddie won his first Oscar nomination for his performance as Stephen Hawking in the biopic. He has already won a Golden Globe and SAG awards.
Eddie played Marius in the Oscar nominated film, who falls in love with Cosette (Seyfried) a girl under the care of Jean Valjean (Jackman).
The Yellow Handkerchief
The 2008 drama film starring Eddie, Kristen Stewart and William Hurt is a nice watch if you are a fan of road trips and romance.
My Week With Marilyn
Eddie played a student in this superhit film starring Michelle Williams (Marilyn Monroe) and Kenneth Branagh (Sir Laurence Olivier) who won Oscar nods for their performance. He was documenting the relationship between Hollywood superstars during the production of The Prince and the Showgirl.
The Other Boleyn Girl
Although Eddie is seen less, he plays an important role where he marries Mary Boleyn (Scarlett Johansson), who was a one-time mistress of King Henry VIII (Eric Bana).
Based on Andrea Portes' 2007 novel of the same name, the 2011 drama shows Eddie carrying a Texas accent as a hustler in this comedy film.
Although the movie was not a commercial success, Eddie who plays a murderer with deep secrets and his performance as a rich spoiled kid makes you stay hooked to the screen waiting to see what happens next.
After playing Stephen Hawking, Eddie turns a space tyrant Balem Abrasax who rules the dynasty and plays a negative role in the movie also starring Mila Kunis and Channing Tatum.