Richard Madden Biography

Updated On Feb 18, 2019 Published On Nov 19, 2015
Facts of Richard Madden
Date of Birth: 1986 , June-18
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
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The Scottish actor and producer, Richard Madden got wise recognizance after starring the role of Robb Stark in the famous television series, Game of Thrones. He is also known for appearing in the role of Prince Kit in Disney's Cinderella.

Richard Madden's Early Life

Richard Madden was born on June 18, 1986, and is currently 32 years old. He was born in Elderslie, Renfrewshire, Scotland, the United Kingdom to mother Pat Madden and father Richard Madden. He was raised in the middle-class family. He is of Scottish nationality and is of Caucasian ethnicity.

Richard Madden's Career

When Richard was a child, he was one of the coy children. To get rid of the modesty; he joined Paisley Arts Centre's Youth Theatre Programme at the age of eleven. Finally, in 2000, he got his first acting role appearing in the movie, Complicity.

Richard gained world wise popularity after he appeared in the HBO series, Game of Thrones. Till the date, he has appeared in numerous television series and movies like Bodyguard, Taggart, Chatroom, Bastille Day, Ibiza, A Promise, Oasis, Sirens, and many others.

Richard Madden's Net Worth

 As of early 2019, Richard Madden's net worth is reported to be around $6 million. For his role in Cinderella, he earned the salary of $500,000. 

Richard Madden's Personal Life

Richard has faced several ups and downs in his dating life. From the start of 2012, Richard began his romantic love affairs with Jenna-Louise Coleman. Jenna-Louise Coleman is an English actress who is known for her role in the television series, Doctor Who

Sadly, things did not go as planned, thus, the couple got separated. After breaking up with Jenna, he dated Laura Whitmore and Suki Waterhouse

In the summer of 2017, Richard started dating girlfriend, Ellie Bamber, but in January 2019, his girlfriend dumped him.

 

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Born in Elderslie, Renfrewshire

June 18 , 1986

Born as Richard Madden in Elderslie, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom to Pat Madden and Richard Madden, Richard was raised in the middle class family. He is Scottish and is of white ethnicity. He is five feet and eleven inch tall. 

Joined Paisley Arts Centre's youth theatre programme

1997

It’s normal in every child to be shy but he didn't want this defect as his excuse and he want to get rid of this shyness. So, at the age of eleven, to get rid of this modesty, he joined Paisley Arts Centre's youth theatre programme. 

First movie role

2000

After joined Paisley Arts Centre's youth theatre programme, he took several acting classes and he also got rid of his modesty and finally in 2000, he got his first acting role and that was in the movie, Complicity.

Appeared as Robb Stark in Game of Thrones

2011

Scottish actor, Richard Madden who got world wise recognizance after starring the role of Robb Stark in the famous television series, Game of Thrones has also got his nomination in some major awards for that role.  He gained world wise popularity after he appeared in the HBO series, Game of Thrones.

Began dating Jenna-Louise Coleman

2012

From the start of 2012, Richard began his romantic love affairs with Jenna-Louise Coleman. Jenna-Louise Coleman is also an actress from United Kingdom and she is known for her role in the television series, Doctor Who. They are still together. 

Nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards

2012

In 2012, he got his first nomination in one of the major award in his life and that was in Screen Actors Guild Awards. He was nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series but the sad news was he was not crowned with it. 

Was named as Screen International's Stars of Tomorrow

2011

Since the beginning of his career, he has been receiving several major honors and named. In 2010, he was named as one of the hottest young acting talents in the business and finally in 2011, he was also honored as Screen International's Stars of Tomorrow. 

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Richard Madden's net worth is reported to be around $6 million.