Eric Richard was born on June 27, 1940 in Margate, Kent, England as Eric Smith. He is an actor, known for The Bill (1984), Made in Britain (1982) and Shogun (1980). He is married to Tina Smith. See full bio »
(December 26, 2004) His 2-months-old grandson, Charlie Smith, died when he was swept away from his father Richard's (his son's) arms by the giant tsunami wave disaster in Unwatuna, near Galle, Sri Lanka.