Richard E Grant was born and brought up in Mbabane, Swaziland. He came to London in 1982, where he waitered, repped, toured and fringed until getting a role in a television satire about advertising, Honest, Decent and True. This led to his being cast in Withnail And I in 1986. Richard E Grant’s TV and film appearances include The Scarlett Pimpernel, Jack and Sarah, LA Story, Dracula, The Hound of the Baskervilles, Gosford Park, Girls, Doctor Who, Game of Thrones, Frasier, The Iron Lady and Downton Abbey. His book of film diaries, With Nails: The Film Diaries of Richard E Grant was published in 1996 and his novel, By Design, in 1998 both by Picador. The Wah-Wah Diaries, a book about his experience as director and writer of his autobiographical movie, Wah-Wah was published in 2006. He has written occasional pieces for the Sunday Times, Observer, Vanity Fair and Premier Magazine. Richard E Grant lives with his family in London.
Agent Name: Georgia Garrett