Jan. 1st, 1962
Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Richard Roxburgh's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
2006 - Like Minds
2005 - Frágiles
2005 - Stealth
2004 - Van Helsing
2003 - The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
2002 - The Touch
2001 - Moulin Rouge!
2000 - Mission: Impossible II
1997 - Oscar and Lucinda
Guest TV Roles[none found]
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- Has directed plays in Australia.
- Met Italian actress Silvia Colloca during the filming of Van Helsing. He played Dracula and she played his wife. They got married a year later in Tuscany, Italy.
- Assumes a different accent and octave-level for each character, with his character's voices ranging from the wimpy screech he used as the Duke for "Moulin Rouge" to his rich, deep Romanian accent as Dracula in "Van Helsing.".
- Was listed as a potential nominee on the 2005 Razzie Award nominating ballot. He was suggested in the Worst Supporting Actor category for his performance in the film Van Helsing (2004), he did not receive a nomination however.
- Is the youngest of his six siblings.
- Appears in two films where Victorian British characters are altered in an action packed fantasy setting - The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) and Van Helsing (2004).
- Dated 'Miranda Otto' (qv). They both went to NIDA, the famed drama school attended by actors such as Judy Davis, Mel Gibson and Cate Blanchett.
- Went to ANU in Canberra to study economics before deciding to become an actor. Lives in New South Wales on the Eastern beaches.
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