Harris Pascoe, Poldark, BBC (5 seasons)
Arthur Tamworth, Broadchurch (Season 3), Kudos
James Gregory, Unforgotten (Season 2), Mainstreet Pictures
Inspector Maine, And Then There Were None, BBC
A Period murder mystery based on Agatha Christie's novel. Ten strangers find themselves cut off from civilisation on an isolated rock off the Devon coast ...
Exam Board Official, The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies, ITV
This drama tells the real-life story of retired schoolteacher Christopher Jefferies who was initially questioned by police as a suspect in the murder of Jo Yeates who rented a flat from him. He was vilified by the press, partly on account of his eccentric appearance and long flowing hair, even after he had been released on bail by the police.
Sir St John Pryde, Father Brown, BBC
Series inspired by the stories of GK Chesterton; a Catholic priest has a knack for solving mysteries in his English village.
Richard played Sir St John Pryde with Susannah Fielding and Caroline Blakeston.
DCS Malcolm Fewtrell, The Great Train Robbery 'A Copper's Table', BBC
“A Copper’s Tale” is a character driven period crime drama detailing one of the biggest investigations of the post-war period, conducted in the full glare of public and media scrutiny.
Eric Springer, The Smoke, Sky 1
An adrenaline-fuelled firefighter drama from the makers of Spooks
Richard appeared as Eric Springer in 'Jamais KO', the first episode of this exciting new series
Father Matthew Sinclair, Holby City, BBC
Richard appeared in this ever popular drama series, in 'Journey's End', episode 24 in the 15th series of Holby City.
Sebastian Norris, Doctors, BBC
Widower Sebastian Norris (Richard Hope) sees Jimmi for the rash on his hands but he is clearly stressed out over another matter. Some years earlier he had been accused of abducting a teen aged girl and now another girl has gone missing. Jimmi decides to investigate but is surprised by what he finds ...
Bleytal, Dr Who, BBC
Richard returned to the ever popular Dr Who series to play Bleytal, the leader of the Silurian Ark. He had begun a voyage to Earth in order to repopulate it with his people and dinosaurs, but misjudged the time ...
Malohkeh, Dr Who, BBC
Richard reprises his role as the Silurian Malohkeh in 'The Wedding of River Song' the thirteenth and final episode of the sixth series of Dr Who. Malohkeh is said to have 'Wisdom beyond reason'.
Neville, Midsomer Murders, Bentley Films
Superintendent Harold Spence, Poirot, Agatha Christie - ITV
George Chamberlaine, Shellseekers
Rod Jessop, The Bill , Freemantle
DS Barry Purvis, Murder Investigation Team, Freemantle
Grigoriev, Riot at the Rite, BBC
Frank Audrey, Foyles War
Mr Astley, Tipping the Velvet
A is for Acid
Professor Tim Dexter, The Demon Headmaster, BBC
Simon, A Perfect State, BBC
TV Storyteller, Jackanory, BBC
Richard, Band of Gold, Granada
TV Lead, The Last Post, Sarah Radcliffe Films
Mortimer Tundish, The RiffRaff Element, BBC
Skull, Piece of Cake, LWT
Wuffer, Wuffer, BBC
Hooper, Brideshead Revisited, Granada TV
Richard had two parts first playing a student in Oxford with Michael Lyndsey Hogg directing. Then there was a strike at Granada tv.……all but twenty seconds were cut so that he was able to be cast as Hooper when filming resumed with Charles Sturridge directing. Doreen Jones was the brilliant casting director.
Saturday Sunday Monday
Back row: Richard Hope, Judy Parfitt, Edward Woodward, Caroline Blakestone, Laurence Olivier
Middle row: Gabby LLoyd, Clive Francis
Bottom Row: Michael Elphick, Nicholas Clay, Joan Plowright, Frank Finlay, Celia Gregory, John Duttine and Maggie Wells