Rafiq Richard

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Mixed Race
    Age Range
    26 - 36
    Height
    6' 2" (1m 88cm)
    Weight
    192lb (87kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Black
    Build
    Muscular
  • Files

    • video file (mov)
  • Links

    Twitter
    twitter
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Zee
Site Specific
EAT Zagi
Sarah Sigal
Angry Bairds
JW3
2015Dave
Theatre
The Gap
Gillian King & Jamie Biddle
New York Fringe 2015
New York Fringe 2015
2013Ralph
Theatre
Bouncers
Jonathan Goodman
Spontaneous Productions
Zanzibar Night Clhb
2013Raf
Theatre
Walk Like A Blacker Man
Robert Goodman
Goodmann productions
The Tristian Bates Theatre
2012TV Reporter
Film (Feature)
The Smoke
Ben Pickering
Slate 4 Films
2012Raf
Theatre
Walk Like A Black Man
Robert Goodman
Language Laid Bare Productions
Temple Bar Brighton-C Venues, Edinburgh
2012Jaleel
Film (Short)
Starting From Zero
Gregorio Arroyo
Casanova
Alicante, Spain
2011Raf
Theatre
Walk Like A Black Man
Robert Goodman
Language Laid Bare Productions
Etcetera Theatre
2010Nathan
Online / Digital
TheGlue Web series
Ibi Vaughn
Vaughn
2010Lonnie
Rehearsed Reading
Toxic Donut
Kevin Brouder-O Neil
TriForce Promotions
Soho Theatre
2010Lonnie
Rehearsed Reading
Toxic Donut
Kevin Brouder-O Neil
NAAA
Central School Of Speech & Drama (Webber Douglas Studio)
2010Miles
Film (Short)
Home Before Dark
Adam T. Davis
Paintbox Pictures
2010Marine 3
Film (LB)
Operation Chastity
Peter Cooper
Keyshot Productions
2010The Stranger
Theatre
REDURTNINTERIOR
Alan Marni
Theatre Mixte
The Cockpit Theatre
2010Ashley
TV
Breach
Christine Rugurika
DSBC Productions
2009Clive
Theatre
Five-One
David Akanwo
Bubble & Squeak Collective
Volupté
2009Jacob
Film (Short)
Behind closed doors
Darren S. Cook
Scruffy Bear Pictures
South London
2009Johnny The Cap
Film (Short)
Matchmaker
Georgette Okey
RubyFruits Productions
2009Derek Velkro
Film (Short)
CSI: London - SeriesOne
Paul Dunn
Done What,son?Productions
2009Rob
Film (Short)
Fixation
James Linford
Fixation Film
2009Blake
Film (Short)
Foulness
Tom Barret
Better Than Petrol Productions
2009RCW Boss
Film (Student)
Blood, Sweat and Tears
Karl Dutton
Scytherinc
2009Billy
Film (Feature)
rapt in Eire
Akibor Emihian
StudioXtra
2009Hasan
Film (LB)
Diary of a Jihadi
Justin Wickam
Independant Image Ltd
2009G5
Film (LB)
A Mutual Friend
Barry Le
Benned Noir FIlms
2009Varied
Workshops
Directors Workshops
Paul Mc Neilly
Sadler's Wells
Sadlers Wells
2008Bob
Theatre
The Tabernacle Fire
Mel Cook
SPID Theatre Company
The Tabernacle
2008Myself
TV
Best Friend Rehab
Simon Josleen
Monkey Kingdom, Channel 5
London
2008Ben
Music Video
Put It Down
Precious Mahaga
Bournemouth Media School
2008NATHANIEL
Corporate
HARINGEY STARTERS VIDEO
Riccardo Sai
Exposure
2008Hilda
Film (Short)
The Interrogation
Mark Normandy
ISSA
2008Bouncer
Film (Short)
When The Chips Are down
Mark Normandy
ISSA
2008Dwayne (Crack head)
Film (Short)
Last Move
Russell Van Der Puye
Atori Van Der Puye Films
2007Derek Velkro
Film (Short)
Police Line - Do Not Cross!
Paul Dunn
Done What,Son? Productions
London
2006Lead Mutant
Film (Feature)
Mutant Chronicles
Simon Hunter
Edwerd R Pressman Film
Shepperton Studios
2005D
Film (Student)
Circle Of Crows
Vincenzo Pandolfi
New York Film Academy
London
2005Bad Snealy
Film (Student)
Sneaky Readers
Amer Chuda Patel
Raindance Film Festival
London
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2008Post Graduate ActingInternational School Of Screen Acting
    2004Directing IntensiveNew York Film Academey

    Additional Skills

    Trained Personal Trainer

    About me

    Award-winning International screen and stage actor from South London. Screen credits include feature film MUTANT CHRONICLES and award-winning Spanish thriller STARTING FROM ZERO (Rafiq was nominated for best supporting actor at the WMIFF 2013 for his role as Jaleel in STARTING FROM ZERO)

    Stage credits include self-penned one man shows WALK LIKE A BLACK MAN and it's follow up WALK LIKE A BLACKER MAN. The shows are semi-autobiographical pieces about mixed race identity in 90's South London.

    Review quotes for Walk Like A Black Man

    'Engaging and Charming'-Chortle

    'Blends drama with stand up comedy in a very engaging manner'-The Scotsman

    Other stage credits include John Godber's Bouncers for Spontaneous Productions, The Gap @ The New York Fringe 2015 and Angry Baird's immersive theatre experience EAT Zagi @ The JW3.

    Rafiq was also one of the winners of the Triforce WritersSlam 2015. Picked by ITV to be part of an ongoing new writers mentorship.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Brown
    Accents (International)
    • Arabic
    • Indian
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • London
    • South London
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Facial Characteristics
    • Beard
    Native accent
    • English