Irons at the 2011 Berlin Film Festival
|Born||Jeremy John Irons
19 September 1948
Cowes, Isle of Wight, England
|Spouse||Julie Hallam (1969)
Sinéad Cusack (1978–present)
Irons trained as an actor at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. He played John the Baptist and Judas in Godspell for a total of 1,128 performances. In 2005, Irons won both an Emmy award and a Golden Globe award for his supporting role in the TV mini-series, Elizabeth I.
- Stanley Green's Encyclopaedia of the Musical, Cassell (1976)