Richard Madden

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Elderslie, Renfrewshire, Scotland
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 1986
  • Profession: Actor
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Richard Madden Fast Facts:
  • Joined a youth drama group at age 11 and was soon cast in a film (as a rape victim in the 2000 drama Complicity); and appeared in a British children's TV series (My Barmy Aunt Boomerang) at age 13.
  • Was bullied in secondary school because of his childhood acting experience.
  • Starred in a Globe Theatre production of Romeo and Juliet in London and on a British tour while still a student at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
  • Has also appeared on stage with the National Theatre of Scotland and the Royal Shakespeare Company.
  • Costarred in Hope Springs, a 2009 BBC comedy-drama series about women ex-cons; and Sirens, a 2011 BBC comedy series about paramedics.
  • Won the 2009 Scottish Style Award for Most Stylish Male and was named one of Scotland's "most eligible men" by the Scotsman newspaper in 2010.
  • Richard Madden Relationships:
  • Richard Madden - Father
  • Cara Madden - Sister
  • Pat Madden - Mother
  • Lauren Madden - Sister
  • Richard Madden Awards:
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Glasgow, Scotland (2007)

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