Irons at the 63rd Academy Awards
|1 Nomination / 1 Win|
|Born||September 19, 1948|
|Cowes, Isle of Wight, England, UK|
Jeremy Irons is a British actor. After receiving classical training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Irons began his acting career on stage in 1969, and has since appeared in many London and Broadway theatre productions. Irons's first major film role came in the 1981 romantic drama The French Lieutenant's Woman. After starring in such films as Moonlighting (1982), Betrayal (1983) and The Mission (1986), he gained critical acclaim for portraying twin gynaecologists in David Cronenberg's psychological thriller Dead Ringers (1988).