Quick Facts of Richard Ridings

  • Full NameRichard Ridings
  • Date of Birth19 September, 1958
  • NicknameRichard
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceHenley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionActor
  • Nationality British
  • Active Year1984
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Brown
  • BuildAverage
  • SpouseCatherine Jensen
  • Height6 feet
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
  • Children1
  • Horoscope Virgo

The British actor, Richard Ridings is famous for the role Gared in the world’s popular television series, Game of Thrones. Ridings has also played the voice of Daddy Pig in the animated children’s show, Peppa Pig in 2004. Prior to his acting, Ridings has provided voices in video games including Quake III, Silver, Dungeon Keeper, Drakengard 2, Heavenly Sword and Risen.

Similarly, Richard is married to his long-term partner, Catherine Jensen with whom he shares a lovely daughter. What is the net worth of Richard? To know Riding’s bio, wiki, career, salary and personal life, read this article till the end.

Early Life of Richard Ridings

Richard Ridings was born on 19 September 1958 in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England. Ridings holds a British nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. His birth sign is Virgo.

The image of Richard Ridings
The image of Richard Ridings

Moreover, Ridings attended the One Year Postgraduate Course at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, after graduating from Bretton Hall College with a BA in Drama and Theatre Studies.

Professional Life

Richard Ridings had early roles in many different film series like Clockwise and Who Framed Roger Rabbit. Since then, he has appeared in numerous films such as Lassiter, Bily the Kid and the Green Baize Vampire, Fierce Creatures, The Pianist, Puckoon, Frozen, Oliver and The Scapegoat.

Similarly, his television credits include Reilly, Ace of Spies, Fairly Secret Army, Dempsey and Makepeace, The Ritz, Matlock, The Comic Strip Presents, Casualty, Watching, The Bill and Saracen.

Net Worth – $1 Million (approx.)

Richard Riding has collected a decent amount throughout his successful profession. His net worth is around $1 Million as of 2019. Ridings significant way of earning is through his appearances in movies and TV shows. His hard work and dedication might have paid $500 Thousand as his yearly salary.

Some of his movies along with its budget and box-office collection are given below:

S.N Movies Budget Boxoffice collection Cast Member
1. Lassiter $20 Million $17,513,452 Tom Selleck, Jane Seymour, and Ed Lauren
2. Clockwise £4 Million $1,476,356 Alison Steadman, John Cleese, and Sharon Maiden
3. The Fourth Protocol $6 Million $21423831 Joanna Cassidy, Ned Beatty, and Michael Caine
4. The Pianist  $35 Million $120.1 Million Frank Finlay, Adrien Brody, and Emilia Fox.

With such earnings and net worth, Richard lives a rich and lavish life. There is no information about the house he owns and the cars he rides.

Wife, Catherine Jansen Richard

Richard Ridings is married to his long-term girlfriend turned wife, Catherine Jensen in 1984. The couple dated for several years before they tied the knot. Since then the duo has been sharing a smooth relationship without any signs of divorce and extramarital affairs.

Together, the couple shares a daughter, Freya Rose Ridings who was born on 19th April 1994. Their daughter, Freya is an English singer-songwriter who is best known for her 2017 single, Lost Without You.

Freya wishing 60th birthday to her father, Richard Ridings
Freya wishing 60th birthday to her father, Richard Ridings,  Image Source: [email protected]

So far, there are no rumors related to his divorce and he is far from controversies.

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Age & Height

Talking about his age, Richard Ridings is 60 years old as of 2019. Similarly, Ridings stands at a height of 6 feet. The actor has a pair of blue eyes and his hair color is brown. Although Richard has maintained an average body type, he is yet to reveal the measurements of his body and weight.