Richard Rankin Biography

Published On Jul 03, 2017
Facts of Richard Rankin
Date of Birth: 1983 , January-4
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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Richard Rankin is a graduate of Langside College. He pursued his career in acting, after a trip to Los Angeles and inspiration of the lavish life of Los Angeles' people.

Rankin debuted in the film industry from the TV series VideoGaiden along with Robert Florence. Moreover, till now, Rankin has appeared in 12 series and three movies; including Burnt, From Darkness, The Syndicate, Silent Witness, Taggart.

Heading towards his ethnicity, actor Richard is white and holds a Scottish nationality. Regarding his personal life, Rankin has not opened up about his personal details in media. As he keeps his personal details secretly his affairs are under curtains. 

Although Rankin never mentioned about his love affairs and girlfriends he has seen with different girls timely, and as he posted pictures on his official Instagram profile with Sophie Skelton; they rumored for being together.

Remarkable actor and comedian, Rankin have no any detail information regarding his salary and net worth. However, as a successful actor and after doing several movies and TV series, we can assume that he might have a net worth in seven-digit figure.


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Born in United Kingdom


Scottish actor Richard was born in Rutherglen, Glasgow, on 4 January 1983. His birth name was Richard Harris, which was later changed to Rankin, to avoid confusion with the Irish actor Richard Harris.

Debut from VideoGaiden


In this year famous actor Richard Rankin first came to prominence with fellow actor Robert Florence, appearing alongside him in the TV series VideoGaiden and Burnistoun.


First Movie


Rankin's first movie was Dead Ringer in which he appeared as the character of Richie. Further, he starred in two more movies named Burnt and The House of Him.

Starred in Thirteen


Rankin starred in the TV series named Thirteen as DI Elliott Carne. He has also appeared in TV series named Outlander as the role of Roger Wakefield.