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Richard Hope (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
Piece of Cake (1988) | Doctor Who (2010-2012) | Agatha Christie's Poirot (2006-2008)
BORN 
1953 (age 63)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)

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  • Primary photo for PoldarkPoldark (TV Series) Harris Pascoe ( 17 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017 17
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  • Primary photo for The VetThe Vet (TV Series) Colin English ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
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    • Burning Ambition (Jul 27, 1988) Martin's father / Mr. Saunders / Motorway buff  Less
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  • Primary photo for Doctor Who: The Fan ShowDoctor Who: The Fan Show (TV Series) Malohkeh ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
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  • Primary photo for Washes WhiterWashes Whiter (TV Series) John Smiths Lager commercial ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
    • Big! Big! Big! (Apr 8, 1990) John Smiths Lager commercial (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

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  • Poldark * – Harris Pascoe BBC

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RESUME DETAILS
  • * 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
    Complicite. www.richardhope.com

    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.
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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