Professional Name: Jude Law
Full Name: David Jude Heyworth Law.
Born: December 29, 1972, in Lewisham, London, England.
Weight: 145 lbs.
Father: Peter Law, retired teacher, theatre owner.
Mother: Maggie Law, retired teacher, theatre owner.
Sister: Natasha Law, photographer, painter.
Ex-wife: Sadie Liza Frost; married 2 September, 1997, Divorced 29 October, 2003.
Dating: Actress/model Sienna Miller.
Stepson: Finlay Kemp; born 1990; mother, Sadie Frost; father, Gary Kemp.
Son: Rafferty Law; born 1996.
Daughter: Iris Law; born October 25, 2000 in California.
Son: Rudy Law; born 10 September, 2002.
Jude likes to say he met his exwife, Sadie Frost, simply "at work". Work was filming the 1991 movie, "Shopping". Jude was 21 at the time, and Sadie 26. The two were married in 1997 on a barge in a London canal.
"I still consider myself part of a very loving family," Jude has said. "No one will ever take that away from Sadie and me and our four children."
Supports Tottenham Hotspurs Football Club in London, UK and was given a lifetime membership to the club by the team. When touring a sports tv station Jude, ever the football fan, offered his services as a commentator if they ever wanted him.
"I model each character on me, really."
"I don`t want to do anything that I`m not passionate about."
On his role in "The Talented Mr. Ripley" - "I told Anthony that if I play Dickie Greenleaf, I want to eat in the best restaurants and drink the best wines every night because he would."
"I only want to do the kind of work that I would like to go and see, that's going to teach me something new, that involves working with people I can learn something from and I can give something to."
1995: Theatre World Award, Indiscretions
1997: London Evening Standard: Most Promising Newcomer, Wilde
2000: BAFTA Award: Best Supporting Actor, The Talented Mr. Ripley
2000: Nominated for Best Supporting Actor, for The Talented Mr. Ripley, at the Academy Awards, March 26th.
2004: Nominated for Best Actor, for Cold Mountain, at the Academy Awards.
Jude likes to keep the shirts his characters wore in films as a souvenir, especially if the character died in that shirt.
Cold Mountain (2003) $10,000,000
Talented Mr. Ripley, The (1999) $745,000
Jude has two tattoos. One is of a Gothic rendering of his initials on his right arm. The other is on his innner left arm. It's a lyric from the Beatles song "Sexy Sadie": "You came along to turn on everyone, sexy Sadie."
Contact Jude courtesy of:
Starbase agent details
Agent JAA (JONATHAN ALTARAS ASSOCIATES)
2nd Floor 13 Short's Gardens
LONDON Great Britain
Agent's Phone: 02078368722
Agent's Fax: 02088366066