Discover the notable alumni of Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art. The list includes people like Alan Rickman, Albert Finney, Michael Sheen, Ralph Fiennes & Allison Janney. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as film & theater personalities, writers, singers, media personalities and miscellaneous etc.
Michael SheenMichael Sheen
05 February 1969, British
Actor
Matthew RhysMatthew Rhys
04 November 1974, British, Welsh
Actor

Alan RickmanAlan Rickman
21 February 1946, British
Actor

Vivien LeighVivien Leigh
05 November 1913, British
Actress

Ralph FiennesRalph Fiennes
22 December 1962, British
Actor

Anthony HopkinsAnthony Hopkins
31 December 1937, British, American, Welsh
 
Roger MooreRoger Moore
14 October 1927, British
Actor

Allison JanneyAllison Janney
19 November 1959, American
Actress

Richard AttenboroughRichard Attenborough
29 August 1923, British
British Politician
Peter Seamus O'ToolePeter O'Toole
02 August 1932, Irish, British
Actor

John Hurt John Hurt
22 January 1940, British
Actor
Joan CollinsJoan Collins
23 May 1933, British
Actress

John Rhys-DaviesJohn Rhys-Davies
05 May 1944, British, Welsh
Actor

Clive OwenClive Owen
03 October 1964, British
 

Ciarán HindsCiarán Hinds
09 February 1953, British, Northern Irish
Actor

Janet McTeerJanet McTeer
05 August 1961, British
Actress
Mark RylanceMark Rylance
18 January 1960, British
Actor

Albert FinneyAlbert Finney
09 May 1936, British
Actor

Diane CilentoDiane Cilento
05 October 1933, Australian
Actress

Charles LaughtonCharles Laughton
01 July 1899, British, American
Actor
Phoebe FoxPhoebe Fox
16 April 1987, British
Actress

Roy KinnearRoy Kinnear
08 January 1934, Spanish, British
Actor
Owain YeomanOwain Yeoman
02 July 1978, British, Welsh
Actor

Laurence HarveyLaurence Harvey
01 October 1928, Lithuanian
Actor

Rainey QualleyRainey Qualley
11 March 1990, American
Actress
Alan BatesAlan Bates
17 February 1934, British
Actor

Harold PinterHarold Pinter
10 October 1930, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Camille GuatyCamille Guaty
28 June 1976, American
Actress

Trevor Howard Trevor Howard
29 September 1913, British
Actor

Sarah MilesSarah Miles
31 December 1941, British
Actress
Derek FowldsDerek Fowlds
02 September 1937, British
Actor

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Hattie MorahanHattie Morahan
07 October 1978, British
Actress
Celia JohnsonCelia Johnson
18 December 1908, American
Actress

Michaela CoelMichaela Coel
01 October 1987, Ghanaian, British
Actress

Laurence FoxLaurence Fox
26 May 1978, British
Actor

Timothy DaltonTimothy Dalton
21 March 1946, British, Welsh
Actor
Ben CrossBen Cross
16 December 1947, British
Actor
Rafe SpallRafe Spall
10 March 1983, British
Actor

Fiona ShawFiona Shaw
10 July 1958, Northern Irish
Actress

Ben WhishawBen Whishaw
14 October 1980, British
Stage actor, Television actor, Film actor, Voice

Cynthia ErivoCynthia Erivo
08 January 1987, British
Actress
Diana RiggDiana Rigg
20 July 1938, British
Actress

Maxine PeakeMaxine Peake
14 July 1974, British
Actress

John ThawJohn Thaw
03 January 1942, British
Actor

Juliet RylanceJuliet Rylance
26 July 1979, British
Actress

Andrea RiseboroughAndrea Riseborough
20 November 1981, British
Actress
Timothy SpallTimothy Spall
27 February 1957, British
Actor

Mischa Anne Marsden BartonMischa Barton
24 January 1986, Irish, British, American
Actress
Olivia CookeOlivia Cooke
27 December 1993, British
Actress,Soundtrack,Producer

Nazanin BoniadiNazanin Boniadi
22 May 1980, Iranian, British, American
Actress

Dean NorrisDean Norris
08 April 1963, American
Actor
Robert ReedRobert Reed
19 October 1932, American
Actor

Sally HawkinsSally Hawkins
27 April 1976, British
Actress
Robert EnglundRobert Englund
06 June 1947, American
Actor

Ida LupinoIda Lupino
04 February 1918, British, American
Actress

Brian EpsteinBrian Epstein
19 September 1934, British
Businessperson, Impresario, Talent agent, Talent

Deborah Ann WollDeborah Ann Woll
07 February 1985, American
Actress

Sophie OkonedoSophie Okonedo
11 August 1968, British
Actress
Tony RobinsonTony Robinson
15 August 1946, British
Television producer, Television actor, Film actor,

Olivia ThirlbyOlivia Thirlby
06 October 1986, American
Actress

Michael KitchenMichael Kitchen
31 October 1948, British
Actor

Madhur JaffreyMadhur Jaffrey
13 August 1933, Indian, American
Actor, Television actor, Film actor, Writer, Film
Jon PertweeJon Pertwee
07 July 1919, British
Actor

Jonathan HydeJonathan Hyde
21 May 1948, Australian, British
Actor
David HarewoodDavid Harewood
08 December 1965, British
Actor

Nandana SenNandana Sen
19 August 1967, Indian
Actress

Julian GloverJulian Glover
27 March 1935, British
Actor
Sheila HancockSheila Hancock
22 February 1933, British
Actress

Douglas HodgeDouglas Hodge
25 February 1960, British
Actor
Frank DillaneFrank Dillane
21 April 1991, British
Actor

Marianne Jean-BaptisteMarianne Jean-Baptiste
26 April 1967, British
Actress

Peter SallisPeter Sallis
01 February 1921, British
Actor
Jane HorrocksJane Horrocks
18 January 1964, British
Actress

Joely CollinsJoely Collins
08 August 1972, Canadian, British
Actress
Joan HicksonJoan Hickson
05 August 1906, British
Actress

Anton LesserAnton Lesser
14 February 1952, British
Actor

Adrian LesterAdrian Lester
14 August 1968, British
Actor

Trevor EveTrevor Eve
01 July 1951, British
Actor
Lois MaxwellLois Maxwell
14 February 1927, Canadian
Actor, Writer
Mike LeighMike Leigh
20 February 1943, British
Film director, Actor, Playwright, Theatre

Susan ClarkSusan Clark
08 March 1943, Canadian
Actress

John ReardonJohn Reardon
30 July 1975, Canadian
Actor

James DreyfusJames Dreyfus
09 October 1968, British
Actor
Bernard LeeBernard Lee
10 January 1908, British
Actor

June WhitfieldJune Whitfield
11 November 1925, British
Actress

Joan SimsJoan Sims
09 May 1930, British
Actress

Joanna PageJoanna Page
23 March 1978, British
Actor

Hannah ArtertonHannah Arterton
26 January 1989, British
Actress
Sharon MaughanSharon Maughan
22 June 1950, British, American
Actress

Leigh LawsonLeigh Lawson
21 July 1945, British
Actor
Ian OgilvyIan Ogilvy
30 September 1943, British
Actor

Diana HaydenDiana Hayden
01 May 1973, Indian
Actress
Alexandra RoachAlexandra Roach
23 August 1987, Welsh
Actress
Melanie HillMelanie Hill
11 January 1962, British
Actress

The Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art, also known as ‘RADA’, is one of the handful institutions around the world, which offers courses in performance art. For those interested in cinema and plays, pursuing a course at RADA could prove to be fruitful. The students are offered several facilities, such as exclusive studios for acting, sound designing and make up. This renowned institution was started back in 1904, by yesteryear actor Herbert Beerbohm Tree and has since evolved by leaps and bounds. Five theatres and a movie hall are situated in RADA’s premises, thus providing the students enough scope to exhibit their craft. The institution has produced several precious gems who have contributed immensely towards the field of art. Legendary actors like Anthony Hopkins, Peter O’Toole, Alan Rickman and filmmaker belong to the list of RADA’s notable alumni. Sir Richard Attenborough is considered a school of filmmaking by many cinema lovers. Many aspirants watch his films not merely for entertainment but for intellectual engagement and become better at their craft as well. Attenborough was also the president of the Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art and did everything possible for the betterment of the institution. Anthony Hopkins is best known for his role in the thriller ‘Silence Of The Lambs’. He has also acted in several other critically and commercially acclaimed flicks. Listed below are the names of several noteworthy icons of performance art who once studied at Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art. These individuals have earned several accolades for their outstanding achievements in the field of art.