Richard has been a professional actor and director for over 25 years. His work has included acting and directing for stage, film, television and voice over. As a director on numerous corporate media projects his ability to bring a complex project in on time and on budget has impressed his clients and brought them back to work with him on more than one project. Richard's first short film "Insomniac" which he wrote, directed and produced was nominated for several Rosie awards and won for best score. "Insomniac" was also one of the top finalists for Yobi TV's short film contest. His most recent short "A Girl's Guide To Drowning" has received critical acclaim and has already been selected for The Sunnyside Up Film Festival in Oklahoma, Cinema Los Angeles 2018, the Meraki Film Festival in Madrid ,Spain and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Film Festival in Stratford Upon Avon in England where it was a finalist. Richard has conceived and written several television series including "Hacked" - a reality series on computer hackers. His extensive acting experience gives him unique insight into actors in his work as a director. His next project is the short film Ice Cream written by AFI Graduate Dylan Pfaffe.