Richard Lavender

    • Extra

    Male / Essex
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    53 - 59
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    14st. 5lb (91kg)
    Hair Colour
    Grey
    Eye Colour
    Grey
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Patient
TV
Holby CityBBC
2015A Possible Winner
Commercial
National LotteryNational Lottery
2015Laboratory dog technician
TV
Duck Quacks Don't EchoMagnum Media
2015member of the public
TV
LondongradSellanraa Picture Company
2015Upmarket punter in a casino
TV
Lucky ManCarnival Film & Television
2015Football supporter
Commercial
Paddy Power TV commercialPaddy Power
2015Football supporter in a Park
Commercial
Carlsberg TV CommercialCarlsberg
2015Member of the public at an unveiling ceremony
TV
The RoyalsPrivileged Productions Ltd / E Chanel
2015Dinner guest of Lord Mountbatten
TV
The CrownLeft Bank Pictures
2015Posh Theatre goer
TV
The CrownNetflix
2015Wedding Guest
TV
DriftersZodiak Media Company
2015Restuarant Guest
TV
DriftersZodiak Media Company
2015Court Usher and Passer by in Park
TV
Downton Abbey Series 6BBC
2015Guest at a garden barbecue
Commercial
Iceland TV AdvertIceland
2015High Roller in a casino
TV
Lucky ManCarnaby Films
2015Undercover police officer & A passenger going through customs
TV
The Tunnel: DebrisCanal+, Kudos Film and Television, Shine
2015Commuter on Thames boat
TV
The Last PanthersWarp Films
2015Juror, Policeman
Documentaries / Real Life
Murder Maps. Dr Crippen3DD Productions Ltd
2015Members in a Private Gentlemans Club
TV
The Revolution will be TelevisedBBC3 , Hat Trick Productions
2015Customer in Restuarant
Film (Feature)
Mission: Impossible - Rogue NationSkydance Productions
2015Birthday Party Guest
TV
SiblingsBBC
2015College Teacher
TV
My Mad Fat DiaryTiger Aspect
2015Save the Children Volunteer
Photoshoot
Save the Children CampaignThis is Yolk
2015Crowd/Customer in Greenwich market
Film (Feature)
Now You See Me 2Lionsgate, Summit Entertainment
2015Street extra
Photoshoot
Chanel ClothingRankin Photography
2014O J Simpson's father-in-law
Documentaries / Real Life
AutopsyITV
2014News Reporter in courthouse
Film (Feature)
Rise of the KraysPress on Features
2014Auditioning for the role of Jack Whitehall's dad
Commercial
BackChatTiger Aspect
2014Financial Board Member
Corporate
KPMG in-house educational videoDo not know
2014Featured front row guest at fashion shoot
TV
I Live With ModelsRoughcut TV
2014Ships passenger
Film (Feature)
GeniusDesert Wolf Productions
2014Supermarket customer
TV
HumansKudos, Chanel 4
2014Hotel customer/ Hotel Director
Film (Feature)
TomorrowCarnaby Films
2014Police Officer
Film (Feature)
Rise of the KraysPress on Features
2014Folk Festival Audience
Music Video
no name yetGuitar Hero
2014Passenger getting on bus
Commercial
Penny for LondonSilversun Media Group
2014Participating audience
Documentaries / Real Life
DMC Magic seriesWindfall Films
2014Tourist in Church
Documentaries / Real Life
Myth HuntersWorld Media Rights
2014Strip club punter
Film (Feature)
Reign Of The GeneralRichwater Films
2014Royal Palace staff
TV
The RoyalsPrivileged Productions Ltd
2014Posh Royal Garden party guest
TV
The RoyalsPrivileged Productions Ltd
2014Club/ Pub punter
Film (Feature)
South Of The RiverIndependent film
2014Restuarant guest and Businessman
TV
The CutChannel 4
2014Italian Priest
Documentaries / Real Life
Myth Hunters 2World Media Rights
2014Spanish Priest during the Civil war
Documentaries / Real Life
Myth HuntersWorld Media Rights
2014Patient in hospital
TV
Holby CityBBC
2014Doctor
TV
SuspectsChanel 5
2014Karen Carpenters doctor
Documentaries / Real Life
AutopsyITV
2014Restuarant guest
Film (Feature)
Reign Of The GeneralRichwater Films
2014Wedding Guest
Film (Short)
Kicking OffCorinthia Hotel, Artist in Residence
2014Pub customer
Film (Feature)
Kicking OffHappy Hour Productions
2014Street market trader
Film (Feature)
LegendWorking Titles/ Cross Creek Productions
2014customer in the Ibis hotel, Euston
Commercial
Ibis Hotel tv adBETC London Ltd
2013Senior Financial Advisor
Modelling
The World Our World My WorldRM Productions London Ltd
2013Audience participation
Commercial
Earls Court Ideal Christmas showTristar Pictures
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1966GCE levelCornwell School

    About me

    I am a modern grey haired 64 year old who can "play" younger. I have recently left working in the city and am now passionate to work in the film/tv/model world. In the time since I finished working in the City I have had a a few jobs in this industry. I have in the past also worked in travel and once owned a take-a-way food shop down on the South Coast. Very interesting !! I also, for a time, worked for myself in the Antique and Art trade buying and selling at antique markets and fairs. I am also a trained picture framer. Really good fun. I am married

    My interests

    Art, Antiques, football, rugby, fishing, theatre, travel

    Television experience

    I have appeared on various "antiques type" programmes on tv in audience scenes and questioning "contestants". I have appeared in a tv ad for Tristar filmed at Earls Court. I have also worked on Channel 5's Docu/Drama's called Autopsy. Once playing Karen Carpenters doctor and OJ Simsons father in law in another. Most recent jobs have been on a new major US tv series, The Royals, a Channel 5 crime show called Suspects, Holby, Cuts, Humans, 2 history docu/dramas,Myth Hunters ,A major tv ad for Ibis hotels etc. Very recently was in a BBC ad for Backchat (Jack Whitehall)

    Modelling experience

    Years ago did photo shoots for 2 of the company's that I worked for's promotional brochures.I have completed an important photo shoot for WorldPay Profesional Services playing a senior Financial Consultant. I have also appeared in some wedding scenes in an important short film made at the leading London Corinthia hotel. I was recently an extra in a major Chanel photoshoot by Rankin Photography.

    Acting experience

    I have appeared on various "antiques type" programmes on tv in audience scenes and questioning "contestants". I have appeared in a tv ad for Tristar filmed at Earls Court. I have completed an important photo shoot for WorldPay Profesional Services playing a senior Financial Consultant. In December, along with my wife, we appeared in a video ad for a local restaurant chain. Have also featured as an extra in boardroom scenes for a net series and on location in small crowd scenes in various other feature films. Have recently completed a few scenes in a football drama/comedy film called "Kicking Off". I have also appeared in some wedding scenes in an important short film made at the leading London Corinthia hotel. I have also worked on Channel 5's Docu/Drama's called Autopsy playing Karen Carpenters doctor and OJ Simsons father in law. Most recent jobs have been on a new major US tv series, a Channel 5 crime show called Suspects, Holby, Cuts, 2 history docu/dramas Myth Hunters, Legend feature film, Tomorrow feature film which included dialogue with a lead character, Genius feature film, Rise of the Krays feature film which included dialogue and choreographed fight scene, A major tv ad for Ibis hotels etc.

  • Skills

    Interested in
    • Extra/Background Artist
    Personal Interests
    • Charity
    • Comedy
    • Holidays
    • Sport
    • Travel
    Marital Status
    • Married
    Current Student
    • No
    Drinking habits
    • Regularly
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Physical build
    • Medium
    Tag
    • Extra
    Hair Length
    • Short