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Richard Hammond (II)

Richard Hammond was born on December 19, 1969 in Solihull, West Midlands, England as Richard Mark Hammond. He is a producer and actor, known for Top Gear (2002), Blast Lab (2009) and Total Wipeout (2009). He has been married to Amanda Etheridge since May 4, 2002. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2009-2010 Blast Lab (TV Series) (co-producer - 39 episodes)
- Episode #3.13 (2010) ... (co-producer)
- Episode #3.12 (2010) ... (co-producer)
- Episode #3.11 (2010) ... (co-producer)
- Episode #3.10 (2010) ... (co-producer)
- Episode #3.9 (2010) ... (co-producer)
 2009 Top Gear: Uncovered (Video documentary) (co-producer)
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Other Works:

Television commercial for Morrisons supermarket (2008)

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Alternate Names:

Archbishop Desmond Hammond | Benny Hammond | Francis Ford Hammond | Handy Hammond | Robert Leroy Hammond | Sir Alec Hammond | Sir Ranulph Hammond | Sir Richard Hammond | Wayne Hammond | Earl Hammond Jr | Richard Chicken Korma | Dr. Hammond I Presume? | Richard of Solihull


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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While filming for a new series of Top Gear (2002) on September 20th 2006, he was seriously injured when the jet car he was driving overturned. He was cut out of the vehicle and removed by air ambulance to Hospital. Despite suffering a "serious brain injury" he left intensive care and entered a private hospital within 10 days. See more »



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