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- * Richard is a British actor. Born 1953 in Kettering, Northamptonshire and brought up in Norfolk.
Mr. Hope attended Oakham School in Rutland from 1967-1971 and trained at
the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain from 1972-1976. He is a member
of the National Youth Theatre Association and an Associate Member of
A brilliant character actor, Mr. Hope is often seen on the television
screen appearing in major series but also boasts an illustrious theatre
career: He has worked with many theatre companies including the National
Theatre, RSC and Shakespeare's Globe.
He played Ford Prefect in the first stage production of 'The Hitchhikers
Guide to the Galaxy' with the Science Fiction Theatre of Liverpool: He also
appeared in their 24 hour epic 'The Warp'. Richard worked with Le Grand
Magic Circus in '1001 Nights' and played Max Kellerman in the West End
stage show of 'Dirty Dancing'.
Richard played Levin in 'Anna Karenina' and was Associate Director for the
Shared Experience World Tour. He also played Pierre in 'War and Peace' at the
National Theatre London. In 2012 he was in 'Democracy at the Old Vic and
'King Lear' at the Almeida in London - available at www.digitaltheatre.com.
In 2014 He played Queen Elizabeth I in the UK premiere of 'Orlando' at
Manchester Royal Exchange Theatre.
Richard has many tv and fim credits including 'Brideshead Revisited',
'Poirot', 'Midsomer Murders', 'Foyle's War', 'Piece of Cake',
'The French Lieutenant's Woman', 'Bellman and True' and 'Mr Morgan's Last
Love'. He is currently filming a new tv series of 'Poldark'.
He has appeared in four episodes of Dr Who: as Malokeh in 'The Hungry
Earth' and 'Cold Blood' and reprising the role in 'The Wedding of River
Song', and Bleytal in 'Dinosaurs on a Spaceship'. He has also joined Big
Finish Productions for their Dr Who Early Adventures: The Bounty of Ceres.