Award winning international actor and director, Richard E.Grant has starred in over 80 films and television series, spanning thirty years of production. The legendary Swazi-British actor, is an icon of the industry, having appeared in major releases such as The Iron Lady, Hudson Hawk and series like Doctor Who. With such career longevity and diversity, Grant’s platform does not only reach a global audience, but his work has appealed to audiences across generations, making him the ideal crowd pleasing after dinner speaker.
At the forefront of cutting edge film and television making for over three decades, Grand’s talents have been showcased in a vast variety of creations. From his earlier work in films like The Player, Spice World and The Age of Innocence, to his more recent portrayals in Logan and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Grant has continually proven his is a chameleon of character. Equally celebrated for his extensive work on television series, Grant has also diversified his career to include writing and directing. His film ‘Wah-Wah’ released in 2005 reached critical acclaim and took the star seven years to complete, as his first venture behind the camera.
Studying at the University of Cape Town, Grant graduated with a degree in English and Drama before joining the Space Theatre Company to further develop his personal skills. Moving to the UK to begin his professional acting career, Grant was a naturally talented star, and his debut film ‘Withnail and I’ saw him take on the lead role in the 1987 cult classic movie. An instant stand out for industry professionals and fan favourite, Grant’s future success was secured with his illustrious debut.
Undeniably revered in the industry for his outstanding contributions, throughout the course of his career, Grant has been nominated and won a number of awards for his acting. For his leading role in Gosford Park he received the highly regarded 2002 Outstanding Performance by a Cast at the Screen Actors Awards. In total he has received 22 awards for the Best Supporting Actor, all of which were for his magnificent performance in Can You Ever Forgive Me in 2018.
An award winning actor, with decades spent at the forefront of Hollywood and British film making, Richard E. Grant is the ideal celebrity to provide an entertaining after dinner speech filled with exclusive anecdotes from his career.
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