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Rebecca Hall

Actress
Female
Born May 19, 1982

Rebecca Maria Hall is an English actress. In 2003, Hall won the Ian Charleson Award for her debut stage performance in a production of Mrs. Warren's Profession. She has appeared in four high-profile films: The Prestige, Vicky Cristina Barcelona (for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe in the Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy category), The Town and Frost/Nixon.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1982 Birth Born on May 19, 1982.
1990 8 Years Old Hall was born in London, the daughter of English director Peter Hall and American opera singer Maria Ewing. Her mother is of Dutch, Scottish, African American and Sioux ancestry. Her parents separated when she was still young, and they divorced in 1990. … Read More
1992 10 Years Old Hall's first role came in 1992, when she appeared as young Sophy in her father's television adaptation of Mary Wesley's The Camomile Lawn.

TWENTIES

2002 20 Years Old Hall's professional stage debut came in 2002 when she starred as Vivie in her father's production of Mrs Warren's Profession at the Strand Theatre in London.
In 2003, Hall won the Ian Charleson Award for her debut stage performance in a production of Mrs. Warren's Profession. … Read More
2004 22 Years Old In 2004, Hall appeared in three plays for the Peter Hall Company at the Theatre Royal, two of which her father directed, namely Man and Superman in which she played Ann, and Galileo's Daughter in which she played Sister Maria Celeste. … Read More
2005 23 Years Old In 2005, Hall reprised the role of Rosalind in a touring production of As You Like It, again under the direction of her father. … Read More
2006 24 Years Old Hall's feature film debut came in 2006 as Rebecca Epstein in the film adaptation of David Nicholls's Starter for Ten. … Read More
2008 26 Years Old In 2008–09, she appeared in Sam Mendes's first instalment of the Bridge Project, as Hermione in The Winter's Tale and Varya in The Cherry Orchard, which gave performances with the same cast in Germany, Greece, New Zealand, Singapore, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States.
2010 28 Years Old In 2010–11, she played Viola in a production of Twelfth Night at London's National Theatre, which her father directed.
2011 29 Years Old 1 More Event
Hall appeared in Please Give with Catherine Keener and Amanda Peet and The Town with Ben Affleck and Blake Lively. She is the female lead role in the British ghost film The Awakening, released in September 2011.

THIRTIES

She has the role of Beth Raymer, in the 2012 film Lay the Favourite, in which one review commented that she "plays Raymer as an endearing force of nature who somehow manages to survive in a dangerous world through sheer force of character2.
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