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Richard Wilson Net Worth

Richard Wilson Net Worth is
$5 Million

Richard Wilson Biography

Richard Wilson was created in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland in July 1936. Richard Wilson net worthy of in 2014-2015 is $5,000,000 while like others Richard Wilson also receives a commission by sponsorships, featuring, etc, endorsement and ads. From 1973 to 1978 he starred as Jeremy Parsons QC in it series Crown Courtroom. We also added few films/dramas earnings with a Dry White Period, A Passage to India


Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameRichard Wilson
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthJuly 9, 1936
DiedMay 15, 1782, Llanberis, United Kingdom
Height1.8 m
ProfessionPresenter, Actor, Theatre Director
EducationRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
NationalityBritish
ParentsEuphemia Wilson, John Wilson
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/richwilbbc
AwardsBritish Academy Television Award for Best Entertainment Performance, British Comedy Award for the Best TV Comedy Actor
Music GroupsBow Gamelan Ensemble
NominationsBritish Academy Television Craft Award for Best Digital Creativity, British Academy Television Award for Best Comedy Performance, National Television Award for Most Popular Comedy Performer
MoviesA Passage to India, The Man Who Knew Too Little, Gnomeo & Juliet, How to Get Ahead in Advertising, Carry On Columbus, Soft Top Hard Shoulder, A Harlot's Progress, Three in the Attic, The Four Minute Mile, Love and Other Disasters, The Golden Blade, Kill 'em All, Jeffrey Archer: The Truth, Reichenbach Falls, The Other Side of Paradise
TV ShowsOne Foot in the Grave, Merlin, Britain's Best Drives, Only When I Laugh, A Sharp Intake of Breath, Duck Patrol, Hot Metal, The Last Place on Earth, Monkey Trousers, Cluedo, High Stakes, Room At The Bottom (1986), High & Dry, Life as We Know It (UK)


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 Has a sister, Moira, who is roughly 6 years older than him.
2 Suffered a heart attack in August 2016 at the age of 80.
3 Is godfather to Angus Deayton's son.
4 He received the Outstanding Contribution to Film and Television accolade at the 2013 British Academy Scotland Awards.
5 David Jason described him as someone who had great timing, someone he admired enormously and was very pleased about the success he went on to have.
6 Son of Euphemia Wilson.
7 Gave up smoking in 1975.
8 Was a possible for the role of Sir Percy in Lifeforce (1985). Aubrey Morris won the role.
9 Studied medicinal science and worked as a hospital laboratory technician at Paddington General before applying to RADA to train to be an actor at the age of 27.
10 Is a close friend of Ian McKellen.
11 Strong supporter of the gay rights group Stonewall, and served as best man at Antony Sher civil partnership ceremony in December 2005.
12 He initially turned down his most famous role as Victor Meldrew, since he was only 53 and the character was supposed to be over 60.
13 He is Patron of Shareholders United, a not-for-profit, democratic and non-party political organization whose members are Manchester United supporters holding shares in Manchester United football team as part of their emotional stake in the club.
14 He graduated from RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, England) in 1965, having made his professional debut in the previous year.
15 He is an Associate Member of RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, England).
16 He was the Rector of the University of Glasgow from 1996 to 1999.
17 He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1994 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to drama.
18 He was a supporter of the Labour Party and an opponent of the Iraq war.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1 Distinctive clipped Scottish accent.


Quotes

#Quote
1 I don't mind people saying I'm gay, because I am. But I don't live in a gay relationship. That is probably why I go to counseling.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013 Outstanding Achievement Award BAFTA Awards, Scotland Outstanding Contribution to Television & Film
1994 BAFTA TV Award BAFTA Awards Best Light Entertainment Performance One Foot in the Grave (1990)
1992 BAFTA TV Award BAFTA Awards Best Light Entertainment Performance One Foot in the Grave (1990)
1991 British Comedy Award British Comedy Awards Best TV Comedy Actor One Foot in the Grave (1990)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2001 National Television Award National Television Awards, UK Most Popular Comedy Performer One Foot in the Grave (1990)
1998 BAFTA TV Award BAFTA Awards Best Comedy Performance One Foot in the Grave (1990)
1995 British Comedy Award British Comedy Awards Top TV Comedy Actor One Foot in the Grave (1990)
1993 BAFTA TV Award BAFTA Awards Best Light Entertainment Performance One Foot in the Grave (1990)


Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Midsummer Night's Dream 2016/I TV Movie Starveling
Trollied 2015 TV Series Frank Uture
Danny and the Human Zoo 2015 TV Movie James Broughton
Artsnight 2015 TV Series Presenter
Playhouse Presents 2014 TV Series John
Making Ends Meat 2013 Short Announcer (voice)
Merlin 2008-2012 TV Series Gaius
Gnomeo & Juliet 2011 Mr. Capulet (voice)
The One Ronnie 2010 TV Movie Party Guest
Children in Need 2009-2010 TV Series Gaius
New Tricks 2009 TV Series Father Bernard
Demons 2009 TV Mini-Series Father Simeon
Kingdom 2007-2008 TV Series Professor Barkway
Reichenbach Falls 2007 TV Movie Arthur Conan Doyle
A Harlot's Progress 2006 TV Movie Sir James Thornhill
Love and Other Disasters 2006 Registrar
The True Voice of Prostitution 2006 TV Movie
Born and Bred 2004-2005 TV Series Dr. Donald Newman
Doctor Who 2005 TV Series Dr. Constantine
King of Fridges 2004 TV Movie Frank
The All Star Comedy Show 2004 TV Movie Various Roles
Jeffrey Archer: The Truth 2002 TV Movie Duke of Edinburgh
Dick Whittington 2002 TV Movie Sally the Cook
Life as We Know It 2001 TV Series Alex Cameron
High Stakes 2001 TV Series Bruce Morton
One Foot in the Grave 1990-2001 TV Series Victor Meldrew
Work in Progress 2000 Short Industry
Brave New World 1999 TV Series
Other Animals 1999 TV Series Alex Cameron
Women Talking Dirty 1999 Ronald
Life Support 1999 TV Series John Doone
Ted & Ralph 1998 TV Movie Landowner at Party
Duck Patrol 1998 TV Series PC Roland 'Prof' Rose
In the Red 1998 TV Series Lord Tone
The Man Who Knew Too Little 1997 Sir Roger Daggenhurst
Lord of Misrule 1996 TV Movie Bill Webster
Gulliver's Travels 1996 TV Mini-Series Professor of Language
Butter 1994 TV Short Steven Williams
Entertainment Cops 1994 TV Movie Chief
The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends 1992-1994 TV Series Mr. McGregor
Under the Hammer 1994 TV Series Ben Glazier
Screenplay 1993 TV Series James Forth
Soft Top Hard Shoulder 1993 Uncle Salvatore
Unnatural Pursuits 1992 TV Series Hector Duff
The Life and Times of Henry Pratt 1992 TV Mini-Series Mr. Litchfield
Carry on Columbus 1992 Don Juan Felipe
Inspector Morse 1992 TV Series Brian Thornton
The Other Side of Paradise 1992 TV Movie Doc Reid
Mr. Bean 1992 TV Series The Dentist
Selling Hitler 1991 TV Mini-Series Henri Nannen
Cluedo 1991 TV Series Reverend Green
Screen Two 1985-1991 TV Series Sir Hugo Armstrong / Lebedev / Theodore Watts-Dunton
A Dry White Season 1989 Cloete
How to Get Ahead in Advertising 1989 John Bristol
A Quiet Conspiracy 1989 TV Mini-Series Dr. Julius Schwob
The Four Minute Mile 1988 TV Movie Harold Abrahams
Thompson 1988 TV Series
Room at the Bottom 1986-1988 TV Series Chaplain Toby Duckworth
Whoops Apocalypse 1988 Nigel Lipman (Foreign Secretary)
Hot Metal 1988 TV Series Dicky Lipton
Arena 1988 TV Series documentary Eddy Clockerty / Himself
The Play on One 1988 TV Series Max
Prick Up Your Ears 1987 Psychiatrist
Tutti Frutti 1987 TV Mini-Series Eddie Clockerty
High and Dry 1985-1987 TV Series Richard Talbot
Murder by the Book 1986 TV Movie Sir Max Mallowan
The Alamut Ambush 1986 TV Movie Sir John Ryle
Foreign Body 1986 Col. Partridge
Howards' Way 1986 TV Series Viscount Cunningham
Emmerdale 1986 TV Series Mr. Hal
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes 1985 TV Series Duncan Ross
Walking the Planks 1985 TV Movie Richard Talbot
The Last Place on Earth 1985 TV Mini-Series Scott Keltie
A Passage to India 1984 Turton
Chessgame 1983 TV Series Sir John Ryle
Those Glory Glory Days 1983 TV Movie Arnold - Journalist
The Nation's Health 1983 TV Series Secretary of State
Andy Robson 1982-1983 TV Series Mr. Ridley
Only When I Laugh 1979-1982 TV Series Gordon Thorpe Dr. Gordon Thorpe
In Loving Memory 1979-1982 TV Series Reverend Chadwick / Percy Openshaw
Mark Gertler: Fragments of a Biography 1981 Clive Bell
BBC2 Playhouse 1980-1981 TV Series Professor / Tom McCann
Strangers 1980 TV Series Steven Wardrope
Play for Today 1975-1980 TV Series Abercrombie / Consultant / Registrar
A Sharp Intake of Breath 1977-1980 TV Series Parcels clerk / Dr. Condon / Henshaw / ...
Chalk and Cheese 1979 TV Series Vicar
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em 1978 TV Series Mr. Harris
The Sweeney 1978 TV Series D.C.I. Anderson
Crown Court 1973-1978 TV Series Jeremy Parsons QC
Pickersgill People 1978 TV Series Arthur Mackenzie Tooth
The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People 1978 TV Series TV Director
The Sunday Drama 1977 TV Series Dr.Graham
Yanks Go Home 1977 TV Series Rev. Desmond Brierley
Big Boy Now! 1977 TV Series Andrew MacPherson
Victorian Scandals 1976 TV Series Albert Foster
Cilla's World of Comedy 1976 TV Series Edwin Dawkins
Not on Your Nellie 1975 TV Series Joshua McGrimble
Soldier and Me 1974 TV Series Dr. Nixon
The Tommy Cooper Hour 1974 TV Series
Thirty Minutes Worth 1972 TV Series
My Good Woman 1972 TV Series Reverend Martin Hooper
The Trouble with 2B 1972 Mr. Potter
Junket 89 1970 Mr. Potter
ITV Playhouse 1969-1970 TV Series Det. Sgt. Sand / Mr. O'Flanagan / O'Leary / ...
The Flight of the Heron 1968 TV Mini-Series Sir Everard Faulkner
The Revenue Men 1967-1968 TV Series Waterguard Officer / Controller
Secret Agent 1967 TV Series King [Kabuki Group]
Romeo and Juliet 1965 TV Movie Capulet (as Iain Wilson)
Dr. Finlay's Casebook 1965 TV Series Mason

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Primo 2007 TV Movie directed for the stage by
Primo 2005 Video directed for the stage by
Great Performances 2005 TV Series directed for the stage by - 1 episode
The Play on One 1990 TV Series directed for stage - 1 episode
Play for Today 1982-1984 TV Series directed for stage - 3 episodes

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dick Whittington 2002 TV Movie performer: "The Rest is History"
One Foot in the Grave 1990-1996 TV Series performer - 3 episodes

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
ITV Playhouse 1970 TV Series 1 episode

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
One Foot in the Grave 1993 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
I Don't Believe It! The 'One Foot in the Grave' Story 2000 TV Special Himself (uncredited)
Parkinson 2000 TV Series Himself
Have I Got News for You 1996-2000 TV Series Himself
So Graham Norton 2000 TV Series Himself
The Nearly Complete and Utter History of Everything 1999 TV Special Monty DeLauncy
The Comedy Trail: A Shaggy Dog Story 1999 TV Special short Himself
BBC New Comedy Awards 1999 TV Series Himself - Judge
Comic Relief: The Record Breaker 1999 TV Special Himself
Television's Greatest Hits 1998 TV Series documentary Himself
Ruby 1998 TV Series Himself
Fantasy World Cup 1998 TV Series Himself
Father Ted 1998 TV Series Himself
If I Ruled the World 1998 TV Series Himself
The Mrs. Merton Show 1998 TV Series Himself
Funny Women 1997 TV Series documentary short Himself
Light Lunch 1997 TV Series Himself
The British Academy Awards 1997 TV Special Himself
Let's Dance 1996 Video Himself - Presenter
Shooting Stars 1996 TV Series Himself
Masterchef 1996 TV Series Himself
The British Academy Craft Awards 1996 TV Special Himself - Presenter
A Royal Gala 1996 TV Movie Himself
Holiday 1996 TV Series documentary Himself
Way Out West 1996 TV Movie documentary Presenter
The End of the Year Show 1995 TV Series Himself
Unbroadcastable 'Have I Got News for You' 1995 Video Himself - Guest
Room 101 1995 TV Series Himself - Guest
Clive Anderson Talks Back 1994 TV Series Himself
The Late Show 1994 TV Series documentary Himself
Saturday Zoo 1993 TV Series Himself - Guest
Comic Relief: The Invasion of the Comic Tomatoes 1993 TV Special Victor Meldrew
Aspel & Company 1992 TV Series Himself
Secombe with Music 1981 TV Series Himself
Coming Oot! A Fabulous History of Gay Scotland 2015 TV Movie documentary Narrator
Richard Wilson on the Road 2015 TV Series documentary Himself - Presenter
Britain's Best Loved Sitcoms 2015 TV Series documentary Himself / Victor Meldrew / Mr. Harris
Angus Deayton: Patrick from One Foot in the Grave 2014 Video short Himself / Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
David Renwick: Writer of One Foot in the Grave 2014 Video short Himself / Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
Janine Duvitski - Pippa from One Foot In The Grave 2014 Video short Himself / Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
The British Academy Scotland Awards 2013 TV Movie Himself
Yes, Prime Minister: Re-elected 2013 TV Movie documentary Himself
Sunday Brunch 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Celebrity Antiques Road Trip 2012 TV Series Himself
Confessions from the Underground 2012 TV Movie documentary Himself - Narrator (voice)
National Television Awards 2012 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Richard Wilson on Hold 2012 TV Movie documentary Himself - Presenter
The One Show 2007-2011 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Fern 2011 TV Series Himself - Special Guest
Dispatches 2011 TV Series documentary Himself - Presenter
Gerard Kelly: A Celebration 2010 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Many Faces of... 2010 TV Series documentary Himself - Various Characters
Daybreak 2010 TV Series Himself
Breakfast 2002-2010 TV Series Himself / Himself - Actor and Director
Election 2010 2010 TV Movie Himself
Merlin: Secrets & Magic 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
Mark Lawson Talks to... 2009 TV Series Himself
Richard Wilson: Two Feet in the Grave 2009 TV Movie documentary Himself - Presenter
Britain's Best Drives 2009 TV Series documentary Himself - Presenter
Would I Lie to You? 2008 TV Series Himself
The British Soap Awards 2008 2008 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Casting a Classic 2008 Video short Himself
Thank God You're Here 2008 TV Series Himself
50 Greatest Comedy Catchphrases 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself
The World's Greatest Comedy Characters 2007 TV Movie Himself / Victor Meldrew
This Week 2007 TV Series Himself
Comic Relief 2007: The Big One 2007 TV Special Himself
Sunday AM 2006-2007 TV Series Himself
Comedy Connections 2007 TV Series documentary Himself
The Kumars at No. 42 2006 TV Series Himself
Richard & Judy 2005-2006 TV Series Himself
Davina 2006 TV Series Himself
This Morning 2006 TV Series Himself
The F Word 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
The Paul O'Grady Show 2005 TV Series Himself
Greatest TV Comedy Moments 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself - Presenter / Victor Meldrew
The Bigger Picture 2005 TV Series Himself
Star Portraits with Rolf Harris 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
GMTV 2005 TV Series Himself
Doctor Who Confidential 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
Today with Des and Mel 2004-2005 TV Series Himself
The Best of 'So Graham Norton' 2004 Video Himself
Hell's Kitchen 2004 TV Series Himself
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2004 TV Series Himself
Britain's Best Sitcom 2004 TV Series Himself
The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2003 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself
Countdown 2003 TV Series Himself
The Sitcom Story 2003 TV Series documentary Himself
V Graham Norton 2002 TV Series Himself
Pride of Britain Awards 2002 2002 TV Special Himself - Presenter
The British Comedy Awards 2001 2001 TV Special Himself
Vote 2001 2001 TV Movie Himself
Comic Relief: Say Pants to Poverty 2001 TV Special Victor Meldrew
Clive Anderson Now 2001 TV Series Himself
Killing Victor... One Foot in the Grave... An Insider's View 2000 Video documentary short Himself
The Frank Skinner Show 2000 TV Series Himself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves 2016 TV Movie documentary Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
I Don't Believe It 2016 Video short Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
It Was Alright in the 70s 2015 TV Series documentary Himself
One Foot in the Grave - South Today Report 2014 2014 Video short Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
Doreen Mantle: Mrs Warboys from One Foot in the Grave 2014 Video short Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
Tales of Television Centre 2012 TV Movie documentary Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
Country Tracks 2011 TV Series Himself
The Greatest Christmas Comedy Moments 2008 TV Movie documentary Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
Countdown: One Last Consonant Please, Carol 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
Would I Lie to You? 2008 TV Series Himself
The Comedy Map of Britain 2008 TV Series documentary Victor Meldrew
The Comedy Christmas 2007 TV Movie documentary Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
Room 101 2005 TV Series Victor Meldrew
Bruce Forsyth's Comedy Heroes 2005 TV Movie documentary Victor Meldrew
The Very Best of 'Have I Got News for You' 2002 Video Himself
The Real Vicars of Dibley 2002 TV Movie Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
The Greatest 2001 TV Series documentary Victor Meldrew
Goodbye 2000 2000 TV Movie Victor Meldrew (uncredited)
The Story of Bean 1997 TV Special documentary Dentist (uncredited)
One Foot in the Grave 1997 TV Movie Victor Meldrew
Selection Box 1997 TV Series Victor Meldrew
Mr. Bean 1995 TV Series Dentist
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