The History Boys

The History Boys


About Richard Hope

Richard Hope August 2017

Richard  works widely in Film, TV, Audio and Theatre.  In 2016-17 he helped research and develop new work for the National Theatre Studio, RSC, Globe Theatre and Old Vic Theatre.

 **Phillip Cook in Dr Who - Absent Friends/Big Finish**Winner BBC Audio Drama Award 2017**

Godolphin in Queen Anne Haymarket Theatre, London
"particularly pleasing performances from .... Richard Hope as Sydney Godolphin" Financial Times
"good supporting performances: Richard Hope as the lord treasurer, Sidney Godolphin, exudes Whiggish loftiness" Guardian

Charles in Harbour, Reel King Media

Harris Pascoe in Poldark 4,BBCOne/Mammoth Screen


Harris Pascoe in Poldark 3 ,BBCOne/Mammoth Screen
"For once, Mr Pascoe (Richard Hope) of Pascoe’s bank, he of the Cornish Toby Jug face and the kindly twinkle, has good news for Poldark".Daily Mail

Arthur Tamworth in Broadchurch3 Kudos.
James Gregory in Unforgotten 2 Mainstreet Pictures
Hector in Alan Bennett's The History Boys, @HistoryBoysTour
" can't help but warm to Hope's stunning performance...whose portrayal of the maverick, but painfully lonely, English master Douglas Hector leaves your heart aching"
Queen Elizabeth I in Orlando, Manchester Royal Exchange Theatre
"Richard Hope particularly shines as Elizabeth I gliding across the stage like a demented Dalek – snarling, predatory and repulsive"