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Richard E. Grant


Richard E. Grant was born on May 5, 1957 in Mbabane, Swaziland as Richard Grant Esterhuysen. He is an actor, known for Dracula (1992), Penelope (2006) and Corpse Bride (2005). He has been married to Joan Washington since November 1, 1986. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2014 Queen and Country
Major Cross
 2014 The Wishing Horse (Short)
Lily's Father
 2013 Khumba
Bradley (voice)
 2013/I About Time
Lawyer in play (uncredited)
 2012 Cherrywood Cannon (Short) (voice)
 2012 Kath & Kimderella
Alain the Page
 2012 Zambezia
Cecil (voice)
 2011 Horrid Henry: The Movie
Vic Van Wrinkle
 2011 Foster
Mr. Potts
 2010 The Man Who Married Himself (Short)
Oliver
 2010/I 1st Night
Adam
 2009 The Nutcracker in 3D
Father
 2009 Cuckoo
Professor Julius Greengrass
 2008 The Garden of Eden
Col. Philip Boyle
 2008 Filth and Wisdom
Professor Flynn
 2007 Always Crashing in the Same Car (Short)
James Booth
 2006 Garfield 2
Preston (voice)
 2005 Color Me Kubrick
Jasper
 2005 Corpse Bride
Barkis Bittern (voice)
 2004 The Story of an African Farm
Bonaparte Blenkins
 2004 Tooth
Jarvis Jarvis
 2001 Hildegarde
Wolf
 2000 The Little Vampire
Frederick Sackville-Bagg
 1999 The Match
Gorgeous Gus
 1998 Cash in Hand
Sir Harry Parkins
 1997 Food of Love
Alex Salmon
 1997 The Serpent's Kiss
James Fitzmaurice
 1996 The Cold Light of Day
Viktor Marek
 1995 Jack & Sarah
Jack (as Richard E Grant)
 1994 Ready to Wear
Cort Romney
 1994 Calliope (Short)
the Producer
 1992 The Player
Tom Oakley
 1990 Henry & June
Hugo Guiler
 1990 Mountains of the Moon
Larry Oliphant
 1989 How to Get Ahead in Advertising
Denis Dimbleby Bagley
 1987 Hidden City
Brewster
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Other Works:

He acted in the play, "Stardust," at the Churchill Theatre in Bromley, Kent, England with Googie Withers, John McCallum, Anthony Sharp, and Terence Longden in the cast. See more »

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9 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Richard E Grant

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

You finish a movie and you think, there, you've done it really well, or best you can. But if you watch it, you see it was just bollocks. You have to look at the discrepancy between what you hoped and imagined and the reality of yourself and all your shortcomings. You only see your own failure. I'd rather stick with the first idea--just have the experience of working--and leave it at that. You've ... See more »

Trivia:

He was also the narrator/performer for Bram Stoker's Dracula Book on tape. See more »

Nickname:

Reg

Star Sign:

Taurus

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