Richard Griffiths

Richard Griffiths Brief Biography

Richard Griffiths
Richard Thomas Griffiths, OBE (31 July 1947 - 28 March 2013) was an English actor of film, television, and stage. He received the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play, the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Featured Actor and a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play, all for his role in The History Boys.

He is also known for his portrayal of Vernon Dursley in the Harry Potter films, Uncle Monty in Withnail and I, Henry Crabbe in Pie in the Sky, and King George II in Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. He also appeared as a British journalist in Richard Attenborough's Oscar-winning 1982 film Gandhi.

Richard Griffiths News

• Famous birthdays for July 31: J.K. Rowling, Mark Cuban, Wesley Snipes, Zac Brown, Rico Rodriguez
• The Almanac July 31, the 212th day of 2017
• Danny DeVito to make his Broadway debut in Arthur Miller's 'The Price'
• Richard Curtis talks about creating popular film weddings

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