Richard E. Grant

Richard E. Grant

British-Swazi actor
Richard E. Grant is a Swazi-English actor and presenter. He made his film debut as Withnail in the comedy Withnail and I. Grant received critical acclaim for his role as Jack Hock in Marielle Heller's drama film Can You Ever Forgive Me?, winning various awards including the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male.Wikipedia
BornMay 5, 1957
HometownMbabane, Eswatini
Height6'2" (1.88m)
SpouseJoan Washington
ChildrenOlivia Grant
ParentsLeonne Esterhuysen , Henrik Esterhuysen

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The Lesson

  • Richard E. Grant couldn't be more perfectly cast as an esteemed author in Alice Troughton's new noir thriller The Lesson. He plays J.M. Sinclair, a legendary writer holed up in his study feverishly writing his long-awaited new novel. His peace is ruined when his wife Hélène (Julie Delpy) hires aspiring novelist Liam Somers (Daryl McCormack) to tutor their son Bertie (Stephen McMillan) to help him get into Oxford University. The offer of temporarily living at the luxury estate of his idol is too


The Lesson - Official Trailer

Official trailer for The Lesson, starring Richard E. Grant.
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2019Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleCan You Ever Forgive Me?Nominated
2019British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActorCan You Ever Forgive Me?Nominated
2019Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting RoleCan You Ever Forgive Me?Nominated
2019Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureCan You Ever Forgive Me?Nominated
2002Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureGosford ParkWinner