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Richard E. Grant was born on May 5, 1957 in Mbabane, Swaziland as Richard Grant Esterhuysen. He is an actor, known for Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), Corpse Bride (2005) and Penelope (2006). He has been married to Joan Washington since November 1, 1986. They have two children. See full bio »
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Known For

Bram Stoker's Dracula
Bram Stoker's Dracula Dr. Jack Seward
(1992)
Corpse Bride
Corpse Bride Barkis Bittern
(2005)
Penelope
Penelope Franklin Wilhern
(2006)
Withnail & I
Withnail & I Withnail
(1987)

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 2014 Queen & Country
Major Cross
 2013 Khumba
Bradley (voice)
 2013/I About Time
Lawyer in play (uncredited)
 2012 Kath & Kimderella
Alain the Page
 2012 Zambezia
Cecil (voice)
 2011 The Iron Lady
Michael Heseltine (as Richard E Grant)
 2011 Horrid Henry: The Movie
Vic Van Wrinkle
 2011 Foster
Mr. Potts
 2010 The Nutcracker in 3D
Father
 2010/I 1st Night
Adam
 2009 Cuckoo
Professor Julius Greengrass
 2008 The Garden of Eden
Col. Philip Boyle
 2008 Filth and Wisdom
Professor Flynn
 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
 2003 Bright Young Things
Fr Rothschild
 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
 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 Oscar Wilde's play, "The Importance of Being Earnest," at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Susannah Harker, and Margaret Tyzack in the cast. Nicholas Hytner was director. See more »

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


Alternate Names:

Richard E Grant

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

Hollywood is fear-filled. You only need to be there when the sun is not shining to notice the grim determination and the need to be on every billboard. Every meeting has some agenda. People smile in case you might be of use 10 years down the line. If you are successful everyone is your friend. God forbid that you are in a movie that's a clunker. See more »

Trivia:

He has two roles in common with his Corpse Bride (2005) co-star Christopher Lee: (1) Lee played Sherlock Holmes in Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace (1962), Sherlock Holmes and the Leading Lady (1991) and Incident at Victoria Falls (1992) while Grant played him in The Other Side (1992) and (2) Lee played Holmes' brother Mycroft Holmes in The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970) while ... See more »

Nickname:

Reg

Star Sign:

Taurus

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