Julian Richings

Julian Richings was born in Oxford, England, and has become a familiar figure to Canadian cinema and television audiences. After training in drama at the University of Exeter and touring North America with a British stage production, Mr. Richings moved to Toronto, Canada in 1984.

A busy stage actor as well, Mr. Richings was presented with two Dora Awards in the late 1980s and continues to perform professionally in the Toronto area. He tends to appear in small, experimental theaters and has been known to work for free if he thinks the material is interesting enough.

In addition to acting, Mr. Richings has taught seminars and classes on acting and on movement for actors in the Toronto area for nearly twenty years.

Mr. Richings is married and has two children. He resides with his family in Toronto

Known For


Cast Credits

The Expanse (2015)
Guest starring as Vargas
Killjoys (2015)
Guest starring as Ancient Scarback
Transporter: The Series (2013)
Guest starring as Edouard Orlande (4 episodes)
Orphan Black (2013)
Guest starring as Benjamin (7 episodes)
Hannibal (2013)
Guest starring as Caged Man
  • Episode 3x03: Secondo (Jun 18, 2015)
Hemlock Grove (2013)
Guest starring as Swiss Doctor
Three Inches (2011)
Guest starring as Ethan
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Dec 29, 2011)
Republic of Doyle (2010)
Guest starring as Lionel Harris
Rookie Blue (2010)
Guest starring as Cedric
Lost Girl (2010)
Guest starring as Arval
XIII: The Conspiracy (2008)
Starring as Mr. Cody
Murdoch Mysteries (2008)
Guest starring as Phillip Uxbridge
Supernatural (2005)
Guest starring as Death (5 episodes)
Kingdom Hospital (2004)
Starring as Otto
Starring as Blondi
Slings & Arrows (2003)
Guest starring as Reg Mortimer
Due South (1994)
Guest starring as Miles Emery
Street Legal (1987)
Guest starring as Rolan Atkinson
Guest starring as Harold Cooper-Haye