Richard Blade

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Richard Blade started in radio in Bakersfield in 1980, and worked his way up to becoming the number 1 morning-drive DJ in Los Angeles on KROQ FM. Richard hosted multiple TV shows in the eighties including MV3, Video One and VideoBeat - which he also wrote and produced. He was a correspondent on Paramount's short-lived afternoon show, "America", a ... See full bio »


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Known For

Seven Days Writer
Video Beat Writer


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 2006 Long Lost Son (TV Movie)
 2000 Seven Days (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Cure (2000) ... (written by)
  Video Beat (TV Series) (38 episodes, 1984 - 1985) (writer - 63 episodes, 1984 - 1986) (Writer - 1 episode, 1984)
- Arcadia Beat (1986) ... (writer)
- Julian Lennon/Beatles tribute (1986) ... (writer)
- Pet Shop Boys/Madonna (1986) ... (writer)
- Five Star co-host (1986) ... (writer)
 1984 Video One (TV Series)
 1984 Superstars of Video (TV Special) (writer)
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Other Works:

Disc Jockey on the Los Angeles radio station STAR (98.7 FM). See more »

Alternate Names:

Dick Sheppard


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Hosted the Los Angeles-based music video/dance show 'MV3' in 1983 along with David Maples and Karen Scott. See more »

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