Richard Ridings (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) | The Pianist (2002) | Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
AKA 
Richard Riding
BORN 
Sep 19, 1958 (age 59)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)
GUILDS *
British Actors Equity, PRS, BASCA | BAE
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Receding)
EYES *
Blue
WEIGHT *
296 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Heavyset
VOICE TYPE *
Bass/Baritone
ATHLETICS *
Track & Field | Weight Lifting | Swimming
ACCENTS *
British | Cockney
LANGUAGES *
French
INSTRUMENTS *
Guitar | Bass Guitar
WORK HISTORY *
Voice Over | Film | Radio | Theater | Commercial | Television  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United Kingdom (with valid passport) (Not authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/richardridings
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (33 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (67 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Six Wives with Lucy WorsleySix Wives with Lucy Worsley (TV Series) King Henry, VIII ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Highlander: Dark PlacesHighlander: Dark Places (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Peppa PigPeppa Pig (TV Series) Daddy Pig ( 93 episodes, 2004–2016 )  Less 2004–2016 93
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  • Primary photo for DickensianDickensian (TV Series) Mr. Bumble ( 15 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 15
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  • Primary photo for JerichoJericho (TV Series) Thornhill ( 2 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 2
  • Primary photo for ChuggingtonChuggington (TV Series) Hamish (UK) ( 4 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 4
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  • Primary photo for Q Pootle 5: Pootle All the Way!Q Pootle 5: Pootle All the Way! (TV Movie) Groobie / Planet Dave (voice)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Our ZooOur Zoo (TV Mini-series) Henning ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Q Pootle 5Q Pootle 5 (TV Series) Groobie / Planet Dave ( 49 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 49
    • A Very Special Place (Feb 18, 2014) Groobie / Planet Dave (voice)  Less
    • Rocket Remote (Feb 17, 2014) Groobie / Planet Dave (voice)  Less
    • Waiting for Gordo (Feb 14, 2014) Groobie / Planet Dave (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for BorgiaBorgia (TV Series) Adriano Castellesi ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Roy Benson ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Ben & Holly's Little KingdomBen & Holly's Little Kingdom (TV Series) Dwarf Mine Door / Father Christmas / Big Bad Barry / Dwarf Boss / Genie / Big Bad Berry ( 16 episodes, 2009–2012 )  Less 2009–2012 16
    • Mrs Witch's Spring Clean (2012) Dwarf Mine Door / Father Christmas / Big Bad Barry / Dwarf Boss / Genie  Less
    • The North Pole (Jan 2009) Father Christmas (voice)  Less
    • Snow (Jan 2009) Big Bad Barry / Father Christmas  Less
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  • Primary photo for DoctorsDoctors (TV Series) Jeff Hollins ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for MerlinMerlin (TV Series) Halig ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Vince / Robbie Beresford / Ted Stokes / Jack / Kevin ( 5 episodes, 1988–2008 )  Less 1988–2008 5
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  • Primary photo for Roman MysteriesRoman Mysteries (TV Series) Venalicius ( 3 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 3
  • Primary photo for MayoMayo (TV Series) Mark Castello ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for The Worst Week of My LifeThe Worst Week of My Life (TV Series) PC Tait ( 2 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 2
  • Primary photo for The Shape of the FutureThe Shape of the Future (TV Movie) Voice-over  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for ShakespeaRe-ToldShakespeaRe-Told (TV Mini-series) Maurice ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Coronation StreetCoronation Street (TV Series) Barry ( 3 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 3
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Robbie ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for TimewatchTimewatch (TV Series) Elder Sextus ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Dalziel and PascoeDalziel and Pascoe (TV Series) Trevor Nesbitt ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Fat FriendsFat Friends (TV Series) Allan Ashburn / Alan Ashburn / Alan ( 14 episodes, 2000–2004 )  Less 2000–2004 14
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  • Primary photo for Margery and GladysMargery and Gladys (TV Movie) Terry Mason  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Auf Wiedersehen, PetAuf Wiedersehen, Pet (TV Series) D.I. Andy Hateley ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Born and BredBorn and Bred (TV Series) Horace Trubshaw ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Mersey BeatMersey Beat (TV Series) Ben Ormerod ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Where the Heart IsWhere the Heart Is (TV Series) Paul Foster ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Murder in MindMurder in Mind (TV Series) DCI Quarry ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • Teacher (Apr 22, 2001) DCI Quarry  Less
  • Primary photo for Relic HunterRelic Hunter (TV Series) Johnny the Jackhammer ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (TV Series) PC Buns ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Nature BoyNature Boy (TV Mini-series) Ted ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire RipperThis Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper (TV Mini-series) Det. Supt. Dick Holland ( 2 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for The History of Tom Jones, a FoundlingThe History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (TV Mini-series) Reverend Thwackum ( 5 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 5
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  • Primary photo for Common As MuckCommon As Muck (TV Series) Bernard Green ( 12 episodes, 1994–1997 )  Less 1994–1997 12
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  • Primary photo for HighlanderHighlander (TV Series) Silas ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for On Dangerous GroundOn Dangerous Ground (TV Movie) Thomas Borga  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Cruel TrainCruel Train (TV Movie) Percy Cotton  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Sorry About Last NightSorry About Last Night (TV Movie) Greg  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The All New Alexei Sayle ShowThe All New Alexei Sayle Show (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Thorpe ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Wild JusticeWild Justice (TV Movie) Carl  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Ink ThiefThe Ink Thief (TV Series) Aloysius ( 2 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994 2
  • Primary photo for Pie in the SkyPie in the Sky (TV Series) Gary Bourne ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for A Pinch of SnuffA Pinch of Snuff (TV Movie) Brian Burkhill  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Screen OneScreen One (TV Series) Kevin ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Red DwarfRed Dwarf (TV Series) Crazed Astro / D.N.A. Ship Computer ( 2 episodes, 1991–1993 )  Less 1991–1993 2
    • Psirens (Oct 7, 1993) Crazed Astro  Less
    • D.N.A. (Feb 21, 1991) D.N.A. Ship Computer (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for ComicsComics (TV Series) Tommy Karr ( 2 episodes, 1993 )  Less 1993 2
  • Primary photo for MinderMinder (TV Series) Warren ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for BoonBoon (TV Series) Keith ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Liquid TelevisionLiquid Television (TV Series) Diner Cook #1 (segment "Dog Boy") ( 5 episodes, 1992 )  Less 1992 5
    • Episode #2.5 (Oct 20, 1992) Diner Cook #1 (segment "Dog Boy")  Less
    • Episode #2.4 Diner Cook #1 (segment "Dog Boy")  Less
    • Episode #2.3 (Jun 10, 1992) Diner Cook #1 (segment "Dog Boy")  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Young Indiana Jones ChroniclesThe Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (TV Series) Andre ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Sean's ShowSean's Show (TV Series) Steve ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for The Castle of AdventureThe Castle of Adventure (TV Series) Nico ( 8 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 8
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  • Primary photo for SaracenSaracen (TV Series) Bulmer ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for The BillThe Bill (TV Series) Campbell ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for WatchingWatching (TV Series) Alistair ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for The Comic Strip Presents...The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series) Yob 1 ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Home to RoostHome to Roost (TV Series) Millwall ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Nicky ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for The RitzThe Ritz (TV Series) Mad Mick ( 6 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 6
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  • Primary photo for The ContinentalThe Continental (TV Series) Actor  Less 1987– 
  • Primary photo for Dempsey and MakepeaceDempsey and Makepeace (TV Series) Tulley's Sidekick ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Fairly Secret ArmyFairly Secret Army (TV Series) Ron Boat ( 10 episodes, 1984–1986 )  Less 1984–1986 10
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  • Primary photo for Reilly: Ace of SpiesReilly: Ace of Spies (TV Mini-series) Vanderberg ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
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  • Primary photo for The TV That Made MeThe TV That Made Me (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Great MoVie MistakesGreat MoVie Mistakes (TV Movie) Himself (voice)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for 50 Greatest Kids Shows50 Greatest Kids Shows (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2013
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (28 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Bristol Old Vic Theatre School * – Post Grad Acting 1982 Bristol UK

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Borgia -NetFlix *
  • Our Zoo - BBC *
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