Richard Brake is a Welsh-American actor best known for his roles in Doom, Kingsman: The Secret Service, 31, and Batman Begins.
He has also acted amazing in movies like Outpost, Asylum Blackout, Spy, The Death of Stalin, Mandy, Perfect Skin, and The Dare.
Some of his TV shows credits are Absentia, The Royals, Sanctuary, Ray Donovan, Mob City, and Above Suspicion, among many others.
Richard Brake’s Bio, Age
Richard Brake was born on 30th November 1964 in Ystrad Mynach, Hengoed, Wales, the UK with the as Richard Colin Brake.
In 1967, when he was three years old, his family moved to Atlanta, Georgia, from his birthplace. Then, in the USA, he grew up in North Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee.
Richard is a graduate of Duke University. Since he was interested in acting, he also attended acting classes in different places. He attended Western Reserve Academy (W.R.A.) and graduated in 1983.
Then, he studied acting at Michael Chekhov Studio under Jim Boerlin and Beatrice Straight in New York. He also studied at The Mountview Theatre School and the School for the Science of Acting in London under a famous acting teacher, Sam Kogan.
Richard made his acting debut playing the character of Judge Danforth in Arthur Miller’s The Crucible while he was studying at W.R.A. in 1982.
However, he became actively involved in acting career only after performing the role of a reporter in the British comedy series, Jeeves and Wooster, in 1993.
Who is His Wife?
Richard Brake is divorced from his wife.
Richard Brake has not disclosed any details of his wife. Though he was found talking about his wife in the social media posts earlier, he had not provided any details of his wife.
Additionally, his marriage and divorce details are yet to be disclosed. However, he is openly found talking about his two sons: Henry and Ryan.
Richard Brake with his younger son, Henry Brake on 20th August 2017 (Photo: Richard Brake's Instagram)
His youngest son, Ryan, is 17 years old and has appeared in some plays.
Role Of The Night King In The Game Of Thrones
Richard Brake has appeared in the American fantasy drama series, Game of Thrones, aired originally by HBO. The show premiered in April 2011 and lasted in May 2019 with eight seasons.
In this one of the most hit shows, Richard played the role of Night King, the scariest, the rude and violent villain in the fourth and fifth season. However, he didn’t act in other seasons since it was reportedly said that he had scheduling conflicts.
Later, the role was played by Vladimir Furdik, a stuntman who has performed in The Huntsman: Winner’s War and Thor: The Dark World.
Richard Brake has not revealed his net worth yet.
However, it is obvious that he has garnered a remarkable sum from his works in various movies and TV shows.
His movies like Batman Begins in 2005 earned $204.2 million, Water for Elephants in 2011 made a box office collection of $58 million, and Thor: The Dark World in 2013 made $206.4 million.