Richard Dormer - Biography
Last Modified: Jul 31, 2020
|Best Known For:||Game of Thrones, Fortitude|
|Net Worth:||Under Review|
|Born on :||November 11, 1969 (age 52)|
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|Birth Place:||Portadown, County Armagh, Northern Ireland|
|University:||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art|
|Height:||1.77 meter (5 feet 10 inch)|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
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Who is Richard Dormer?
Richard Dormer is an actor, playwright, screenwriter by profession a Northern Irish by nationality. He is best known for his role as Beric Dondarrion in HBO’s Game of Thrones and as Dan Anderssen in Fortitude.
Are Natalie Dormer and Richard Dormer related? There seems to be no immediate blood relation between the two actors.
Richard Dormer: Age, Parents, Siblings
Richard Dormer’s birth took place on 11 November 1969 in Portadown, County Armagh, Northern Ireland. Besides this, there is nothing known about his parents, family, childhood, and siblings.
For education, he attended RADA school of acting in London. But he left the college early after landing role in Billy Budd and returned to his home country Northern Ireland. His ethnicity is Irish.
Richard Dormer: Wife, Children, Divorce
Richard Dormer is a happily married man. He married his longtime girlfriend Rachel O'Riordan, a theatre director.
Aside from this, he has not shared anything about his marriage, Wife, children. They are still together and there have been no rumors of divorce or extramarital affairs.
Source: belfasttelegraph (Richard Dormer, Rachel O'Riordan)
Richard Dormer: Career
Dormer has been active in acting since 1991. He had minor roles in series Casualty (1991), Soldier Soldier (1992), The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (1993) and in the films A Further Gesture (2000), The Escapist (2002), Puckoon (2002).
In 2003, Richard Dormer was the case in Hurricane as Alex Higgins which gained him much recognition.
Since the initial breakthrough, Richard Dormer has had roles in films including The Mighty Celt (2005), Five Minutes of Heaven (2009), Good Vibrations (2012), Shooting for Socrates (2014), Hyena (2014), 11 Minutes (2015).
In terms of TV series, he has starred in My Boy Jack (2007), Last Man Hanging (2008), Hidden (2011), lead role of Sheriff Dan Anderssen in Fortitude (2015-2018), The Musketeers (2016), Rellik (2017), and as Lord Beric Dondarrion in Game of Thrones (2013, 2016- present).
Dormer has also been active in theatre, having played in Measure for Measure, Miss Julie, Waiting for Godot, among others.
Richard Dormer: Awards, Nominations
Dormer has been nominated for 2017’s Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.
In 2004, he won the Irish Times Best Actor Award for his role in Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme.
Richard Dormer: Net Worth, Salary
There have been no estimates for Dormer’s salary while his net worth is around $1.5 million.
Richard Dormer: Social Media
As for social media, he is active in Instagram but is absent in other popular platforms such as Twitter and Facebook.
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