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Richard Griffiths

Thursday, 31st July 1947 - Thursday, 28th March 2013
Thornaby-on-Tees
England


Increasingly portly British character actor in mostly drole comic roles, but can be sinister too.


It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet
Sam
1977
Breaking Glass
Studio Engineer
1980
Superman 2
Terrorist
1980
Chariots of Fire
Head Porter - Caius College
1981
French Lieutenant's Woman
Sir Tom
1981
Gorky Park
Anton
1981
Ragtime
Delmas Assistant No. 1
1981
Britannia Hospital
Cheerful Bernie
1982
Gandhi
Collins
1983
Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes
Captain Billings
1984
Private Function
Allardyce
1984
Shanghai Surprise
Willie Tuttle
1986
Whoops Apocalypse
1986
Withnail & I
Monty
1987
Casanova
Cardinal
1987
Secret Life of Ian Fleming
Second Admiral
1990
Naked Gun 2½: The Smell Of Fear
Dr. Mainheimer/Earl Hacker
1991
King Ralph
Phipps
1991
Blame it on the Bellboy
Maurice Horton
1992
Guarding Tess
Frederick
1994
Funny Bones
Jim Minty
1994
Model by Day
Ronnie
1994
In the Red
1998
Sleepy Hollow
Magistrate Philipse
2000
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Uncle Vernon Dursley
2001
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Uncle Vernon Dursley
2002
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Uncle Vernon
2004
Stage Beauty
Sir Charles Sedley
2004
HitchHikers Guide to the Galaxy
Jeltz
2005
History Boys
Hector
2006
Ballet Shoes
Great Uncle Matthew
2007
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Uncle Vernon
2007
Bedtime Stories
Barry Nottingham
2008
Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa
Santa Claus
2008
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
Vernon Dursley
2010
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
King George II
2011
Hugo
Monsieur Frick
2011

BBC Plays
Merry Wives Of Windsor
82
When the Boat Comes In
A Land Fit for Heroes and Idiots
P.C. Price
01/08/1976
Sweeney
Jack or Knave
Ronnie Harries
12/28/1978
Minder
Dreamhouse
Derek Farrow
02/10/1982
Inspector Morse
Day of the Devil
Canon Humphrey Appleton
01/13/1993
Gormenghast
Episode One
Swelter
01/17/2000
Gormenghast
Episode Two
Swelter
01/24/2000
Bleak House
Episode #1.2
Mr. Bayham Badger
10/28/2005
Bleak House
Episode #1.3
Mr. Bayham Badger
11/03/2005
Episodes
Episode One
Julian Bullard
01/09/2011




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