RICHARD MADDEN appears in ROCKETMAN, the Elton John biopic, where he plays ‘John Reid’. Richard also starred as the lead role of ‘David Budd’ in the BBC mini-series BODYGUARD for Netflix/BBC Films, for which he won the 2019 Golden Globe award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series (Drama). The show was also nominated for Best Television Series (Drama). Additionally, Richard received the 2019 National Television Award for Drama Performance for the role. The show has also become the biggest UK drama launch since 2006.
Richard also starred in the Amazon pilot STRANGE NEW THINGS aka OASIS. He can be seen as the lead role of ‘Cosimo de Medici’ alongside Dennis Hoffman in Netflix series MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE, directed by Sergio Mimica-Gezzan. He starred as ‘Romeo’ in ROMEO AND JULIET opposite Lily James, directed by Kenneth Branagh in London’s West End, and appeared in the feature BASTILLE DAY alongside Idris Elba directed by James Watkins.
He is best known for his compelling role of ‘Robb Stark’ in the acclaimed HBO series GAME OF THRONES. He starred in the leading role of ‘Prince Charming’ in Disney’s live-action adaption CINDERELLA, directed by Kenneth Branagh. He also achieved critical acclaim in the Discovery Channel original mini-series KLONDIKE and appeared in the BBC film LADY CHATTERLEY’S LOVER based on the classic novel by D.H. Lawrence.
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Peter Diamandis, MD
Founder, Executive Chairman, XPRIZE Foundation and Executive Founder and Director, Singularity University
Professor of Media Arts and Sciences/Director, Fluid Interfaces Group, MIT Media Lab
Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer, National Football League (NFL)
President & CEO, PTC
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