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Richard Griffiths
Richard Griffiths
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Richard Griffiths info
Born: 31 July, 1947
Height: 1.75 (5' 9")
Spouse: Heather Gibson ( 1980 – present)
Awards: Nominated for BAFTA Film Award. Another 3 nominations
Known for: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone , Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 , Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban , Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets , Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and more.
Richard Griffiths biography

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Richard Griffiths was born in January 1970. He is the winner of the prestigious Lawrence Olivier award, as the best actor. He was born in July 1947 in a small city called Ternate-on Tease, which is locates in Cleveland County. His father worked in the steel industry, while his mother was a weaver. Both of his parents were deaf since they were born that is why he knows the language of gestures since he was small. Griffiths got the classical catholic education, but he doesn’t really like speaking of his school years. It is known that Richard tried running away from home for a few times, and in 1962 he finally was able to do it. He left his parents house and started working on a local market. Griffiths became friends with one of the merchants and he convinced the young man to get back to studying. Richard started studying again in the school and at the same time was attending the drama school in the “Stockton and Bellingham” college. Later he continued his studying in the Manchester Polytechnic School of Drama. After graduating the school he worked on the BBC radio for some time, and also appeared in a few spectacles in the theater. Soon he got a reputation of a good performer of Shakespeare roles.
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Richard Griffiths filmography

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Movies & Videos Budget Year Opening weekend US box Office
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 - Vernon Dursley $250M 2010 $125M $292M
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - Uncle Vernon Dursley $150M 2007 $77.1M $292M
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - Uncle Vernon $130M 2004 $93.7M $249M
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - Uncle Vernon Dursley $125M 2001 $90.3M $318M
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Uncle Vernon Dursley $100M 2002 $88.4M $262M
Bedtime Stories - Barry Nottingham $80M 2008 $27.5M $110M
Sleepy Hollow - Magistrate Philipse $65M 1999 $30.1M $101M
Superman II - Terrorist #3 $54M 1980 $108M
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Jeltz (voice) $50M 2005 $21.1M $51M
Vatel - Dr. Bourdelot $36M 2000 $4.14K $49.5K
The Naked Gun 2Ѕ: The Smell of Fear - Dr. Albert S. Meinheimer/Earl Hacker $23M 1991 $86.9M
Gandhi - Collins $22M 1982
Guarding Tess - Frederick $20M 1994 $27.1M
Shanghai Surprise - Willie Tuttle $17M 1986 $2.32M
Opa! - Tierrney $6M 2005
Jackboots on Whitehall - Hermann Goering (voice) $6M 2010
Chariots of Fire - Head Porter - Caius College $5.5M 1981 $58.8M
It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet - Sam 1975
Ragtime - Delmas' Assistant #1 1981
Britannia Hospital - Cheerful Bernie 1982
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