Biography

John Richardson (born January 19, 1934) is an English actor, who appeared in movies from the 1950s until the 1990s.

He appeared in many Italian films, including Mario Bava's Black Sunday (1960). His best known role was perhaps in One Million Years B.C. (1966), in which he played a grunting caveman who fell in love with Raquel Welch.

He had small roles in the remake of The 39 Steps (1959); Tender is the Night (1962) as a young man, uncredited; and in On A Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970) with Barbra Streisand. Richardson was cast as the male lead in both She and One Million Years BC. He was considered for the role of James Bond, but lost out to George Lazenby.

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John Richardson (born January 19, 1934) is an English actor, who appeared in movies from the 1950s until the 1990s.

He appeared in many Italian films, including Mario Bava's Black Sunday (1960). His best known role was perhaps in One Million Years B.C. (1966), in which he played a grunting caveman who fell in love with Raquel Welch.

He had small roles in the remake of The 39 Steps (1959); Tender is the Night (1962) as a young man, uncredited; and in On A Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970) with Barbra Streisand. Richardson was cast as the male lead in both She and One Million Years BC. He was considered for the role of James Bond, but lost out to George Lazenby.

Description above from the Wikipedia article John Richardson(actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 29

Birthday 1934-01-19

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1989 The Church as Architect
1987 Scuola di ladri 2 as Comandante Olivieri
1987 Scuola di ladri 2 as Ricco Gondoliere
1981 Murder Obsession as Oliver
1980 Blue Paradise as Kris
1980 Fever of 40! as Harry Petersen
1978 Battle of the Stars as Captain Mike Layton
1977 War of the Planets as Captain Alex Hamilton
1977 Sawed-Off Shotgun
1977 Nine Guests for a Crime as Lorenzo
1975 Duck in Orange Sauce as John
1975 Reflections in Black as Inspector Lavina
1975 Eyeball as Mark Burton
1974 Summer to Remember as Vittorio
1974 The Tree with Pink Leaves as Andrea, padre di Marco
1973 Anna: the Pleasure, the Torment as Lorenzo Viotto
1973 Torso as Prof. Franz
1972 Frankenstein '80 as Karl Schein
1970 On a Clear Day You Can See Forever as Robert Tentrees
1969 A Candidate for a Killing as Nick Warfield / André Jarvis / Riquelli
1968 Execution as Bill Coler / John Coler
1968 The Vengeance of She as Killikrates
1967 A Nun at the Crossroads as Dr. Pierre Lemmon
1967 John the Bastard as John Donald Tenorio
1966 The Tough One as Daniel
1966 One Million Years B.C. as Tumak
1965 She as Ustane
1961 Pirates of Tortuga as Percy
1960 Black Sunday as Dr. Andre Gorobec
1959 Sapphire as Student

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