|Date of Birth:||1957 May 5|
|Age:||61 years old|
|occupation||Actor, screenwriter, director|
|nationality||British and Swazi|
|education||St Mark's, local, Waterford Kamhlaba United World College of Southern Africa(UWCSA), the University of Cape Town|
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A British and Swazi actor, screenwriter, director, and perfumier Richard E. Grant was born in Mbabane, Swaziland. He is well known as Withnail in the 1987 hit movie titled, Withnail and I, directed by Bruce Robison.
Richard E. Grant was born on May 5, 1957, in Mbabane, Swaziland. He was born to Henrik Esterhuysen and Leonne Esterhuysen and grew up with his sibling brother, Stuart Esterhuysen. Besides, Richard father was head of education for the Government of British.
Richard Instagram; During his young age
As a little boy, Grant attended the primary school at St Mark's, local government school in Mbabane. Then Grant went to the Waterford Kamhlaba United World College of Southern Africa (UWCSA), an independent school. As well as, in the school, he was a day scholar. Later, Grant attended the University of Cape Town where he studied English and Drama. Besides all, Grant belongs to white ethnicity and holds an English and Swazi nationality.
Richard E. Grant was a former member of the Space Theater Company in Cape town. Suddenly, Richard got a chance to appeared in the 1985 television series, Screen Two as Moone Livingstone. Correspondingly, he also featured in the numerous television series such as,
Richard Youtube; Taking about his tv series, Downtown Abbey
After achieving a huge success in the television industry, Grant made his first step in the film industry through the movie, Withnail and I as Withnail in the year 1987. Similarly, his incredible acting skills liked by millions of people within a very short period. Following this movie, Grant appeared in numerous movies such as,
Grant Instagram; Posture of his movie, Logan
Similarly, Richard was honored with the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture in the year 2002. At the same year, he earned the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble.
Moreover, Grant also released his books titled, With Nails, The Wah-Wah Diaries, By Design, Brachiopods, Lord of the Dead, Jurassic Rhynchonellids, and many others.
Moving towards his personal life, Richard E. Grant married to his long-term girlfriend named, Joan Washington. The husband and wife married on November 1, 1986, along with few family members. As a matter of fact, his wife is a Dialect Coach. Currently, the couple is blessed with a beautiful daughter, Olivia Grant born on January 4, 1989, and son, Tom Washington and spend their quality time with their two children.
Richard Instagram; Richard With his wife, Joan Washington
Richard; Instagram ; Enjoying his life
One of the most established actors, Richard E. Grant receives a huge amount of money from his tv series. Most of his income sources hail from his acting career. Also, looking his fancy style we can guess that his net worth should be count in the six figures.