Richard E. Grant

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Richard E. Grant
Richard E Grant 2014.jpg
Grant in 2014
Born
Richard Grant Esterhuysen

(1957-05-05) 5 May 1957 (age 64)
NationalityBritish
Other namesRichard Grant
OccupationActor, screenwriter, director
Years active1987–present
Spouse(s)
Joan Washington
(m. 1986; her death 2021)
Websitewww.richardegrant.com

Richard E. Grant (born Richard Grant Esterhuysen,[1][2] 5 May 1957) is a British actor, screenwriter, and director.[3] He is known for playing Withnail in Withnail and I and as John Seward in the 1992 blockbuster Bram Stoker's Dracula. He also starred in Penelope, Corpse Bride, Logan and in the sixth season of Game of Thrones.

In 2018, Grant received critical acclaim for his role as Jack Hock in the drama-biographical movie Can You Ever Forgive Me?. He starred as General Pryde in Star Wars: Episode IX (2019).

References[change | change source]

  1. "STAR PROFILE Richard E Grant". Evening Times. 5 June 2003. Archived from the original on 7 November 2012. Retrieved 12 November 2014.
  2. The World According To Grant, The Evening Standard Magazine - Friday 17th January, 2003
  3. Busy Making Other Plans: Richard E. Grant, stopsmilingonline.com, 21 June 2006.

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