Richard Dormer is a Northern Irish actor, screenwriter, and playwright. He is popular for portraying his role as Beric Dondarrion in an American fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones that airs on HBO, an American premium cable and satellite television network.
Richard Dormer's Early Life and Education
Richard Dormer was born on November 11, 1969, in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. He was raised in his hometown along with his family. During childhood, he was interested in acting. He holds Northern Irish nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
He attended the Royal College of Art, however, he couldn't continue his study there and enrolled at the RADA school of acting in London, in a scholarship. Later, he returned back to his hometown, Northern Ireland.
Richard Dormer's professional career
Richard Dormer made his screen debut in a British medical drama series Casualty that airs weekly on BBC One. This series has been created by Jeremy Brock and Paul Unwin. After a couple of years, he featured in an American television series The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, which was created by George Lucas.
Later in 2009, he appeared in a British and Irish film Five Minutes of Heaven, which was directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel. The co-stars of this movie are Liam Neeson and James Nesbitt. The movie grossed $87,906 at the box office.
In 2014, he appeared in a British historical thriller film '71, which was directed by Yann Demange. Jack O'Connell, Sean Harris, Charlie Murphy, and Paul Anderson also starred in this movie. The movie grossed $3.2 million at the box office against the budget of £8.1 million.
Likewise, he has also appeared in numerous movies that include Hyena, Shooting for Socrates, Dark Touch, Good Vibrations, Pumpgirl, Best: His Mother's Son, The Mighty Celt, The Escapist, and A Further Gesture.
Similarly, he has also starred in numerous hit television series such as Rellik, The Musketeers, Lily's Driftwood Bay, Hunted, Hidden, Justice, Brendan Smyth: Betrayal of Trust, the Last Man Hanging, My Boy Jack, and Soldier Soldier.
Richard Dormer's personal life
Richard is a married man. He is in a tie with his longtime girlfriend Rachel O’Riordan. His wife Rachel is a theatre director. The couple has not shared any information regarding their marriage date and children. Hopefully, the couple may soon start their journey of parentship and share a prosperous life with each other.
Since their marriage, they have maintained a sound relationship. Besides, Richard has no any past affair and relationship. He might be busy in developing his career instead of being busy in a relationship. Currently, he lives a blissful life with his spouse and has no any sign of divorce between the couple.
Richard Dormer's Net worth and Salary
As a popular actor, Richard Dormer has been able to list his name among the massive earners. He has also appeared in one of the popular American television series from which he must have collected a big chunk of money.
The average salary of Game of Throne stars is $500,000 per episode. Numerous stars from this show have been able to grow $3.5 million within a year. One of the renowned hosts of HBO television network Ellen DeGeneres makes an estimated $50 million per year.
As per some online sources, Richard Dormer's net worth as in 2018 is estimated to be $1.5 million. He also collects a big sum of money through endorsements and advertisements.