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Ralph Richardson (I) (1902–1983)

Actor | Director | Producer
Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984) | Doctor Zhivago (1965) | The Fallen Idol (1948)
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 8 wins & 4 nominations More »
Lt. Cmdr Ralph Richardson RNVR | Sir Ralph Richardson
Dec 19, 1902 (died Oct 10, 1983)
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (60 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (25 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Jack / Hirst / Sir Richard Kitchen (2 episodes, 1988), Himself (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983–1988 3
  • Primary photo for WagnerWagner (TV Series) Pfordten (6 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983 6
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  • Primary photo for Witness for the ProsecutionWitness for the Prosecution (TV Movie) Sir Wilfred Robarts  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Early DaysEarly Days (TV Movie) Sir Richard Kitchen  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for A Deadly GameA Deadly Game (TV Movie) Sir Archibald Willoughby  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for No Man's LandNo Man's Land (TV Movie) Hirst  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Jesus of NazarethJesus of Nazareth (TV Mini-series) Simeon (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for The Man in the Iron MaskThe Man in the Iron Mask (TV Movie) Colbert  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Comet Amongst the StarsComet Amongst the Stars (TV Movie) Prof. Macleod  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Frankenstein: The True StoryFrankenstein: The True Story (TV Movie) Mr. Lacey  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Various Roles (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Jack (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
    • Home (Jan 6, 1972) Jack (as Sir Ralph Richardson)  Less
  • Primary photo for Stage 2Stage 2 (TV Series) Hardcastle (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for HassanHassan (TV Movie) Hassan  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for David CopperfieldDavid Copperfield (TV Movie) Mr. Micawber  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for ITV Saturday Night TheatreITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series) Sir Toby Belch (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for NET PlayhouseNET Playhouse (TV Series) Jack (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
    • Home (Feb 11, 1968) Jack  Less
  • Primary photo for Blandings CastleBlandings Castle (TV Series) Clarence, 9th Earl of Emsworth (6 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967 6
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  • Primary photo for Thursday TheatreThursday Theatre (TV Series) Robert Johnson (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Hedda GablerHedda Gabler (TV Movie) Judge Brack  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Largest Theatre in the World: Heart to HeartThe Largest Theatre in the World: Heart to Heart (TV Movie) Sir Stanley Johnson  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Fireside TheatreFireside Theatre (TV Series) Ebenezer Scrooge (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for EverymanEveryman (TV Movie) God  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Bees on the Boat-DeckBees on the Boat-Deck (TV Movie) Sam Gridley  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for OthelloOthello (TV Movie) Othello  Less 1937
Self (34 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee / Himself / Johnson (3 episodes, 1969–1993)  Less 1969–1993
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Day OutDay Out (TV Series) Himself - Subject (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
    • Cheltenham (Mar 1985) Himself - Subject  Less
  • Primary photo for The Morecambe & Wise ShowThe Morecambe & Wise Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Starring Katharine HepburnStarring Katharine Hepburn (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Chaos Supersedes E.N.S.A..Chaos Supersedes E.N.S.A.. (TV Mini-series) Interviewee (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Second Annual West End Theatre AwardsThe Second Annual West End Theatre Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Second City TVSecond City TV (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Russell Harty ShowThe Russell Harty Show (TV Series) Himself / Guest (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Film NightFilm Night (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Camera ThreeCamera Three (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for AquariusAquarius (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Carol Channing's Mad English Tea PartyCarol Channing's Mad English Tea Party (TV Special) Himself  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Upon This RockUpon This Rock (TV Movie) Himself (narrator)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Stars on SundayStars on Sunday (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for CinemaCinema (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Battle for The Battle of BritainThe Battle for The Battle of Britain (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Late Night LineupLate Night Lineup (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Moscow in MadridMoscow in Madrid (Short) Himself  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Great WarThe Great War (TV Mini-series) Douglas Haig (26 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964
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  • Primary photo for Time to RememberTime to Remember (TV Series) Himself-narrator / Narrator (3 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Shakespeare: Soul of an AgeShakespeare: Soul of an Age Narrator  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Here and NowHere and Now (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for British Art and ArtistsBritish Art and Artists (TV Series) Himself - Narrator (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Salute to Show BusinessSalute to Show Business (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Korda InterviewsKorda Interviews (TV Movie) Interviewee  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Yellow SandsYellow Sands (TV Movie) Himself - Introduction (as Sir Ralph Richardson)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Eagles of the FleetEagles of the Fleet (Short) Himself - Narrator  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Come SaturdayCome Saturday (Short) Himself - Narrator  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for The VolunteerThe Volunteer (Short) Himself / Narrator (as Lt. Cmdr Ralph Richardson RNVR)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Forty Million PeopleForty Million People (Short) Narrator (voice)  Less 1939
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Unforgettable Russell HartyThe Unforgettable Russell Harty (TV Movie) Himself - Interviewee on The Russell Harty Show (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Time to RememberTime to Remember (TV Series) Himself - Narrator (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Stage and Screen (Sep 28, 2010) Himself - Narrator (archive sound) (archive footage) (as Sir Ralph Richardson)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sir John Mills' Moving MemoriesSir John Mills' Moving Memories (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for 'Doctor Zhivago': The Making of a Russian Epic'Doctor Zhivago': The Making of a Russian Epic (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The 57th Annual Academy AwardsThe 57th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) The Sixth Earl of Greystoke (archive footage)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Movie OrgyThe Movie Orgy Brief Clip from Unidentified Film (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1968

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