J. August Richards Biography (1973-)

Full name, Jaime Augusto Richards III; born August 28, 1973, in Washington, DC; son of Jaime (an auto mechanic) and Gloria (a bilingual teacher) Richards.Addresses: Agent: Erika Wain Agency, 1418 North Highland, Suite 102,Los Angeles, CA 90028.; Contact: c/o Angel Production, 5555 Melrose Ave., Hollywood, CA 90038.

Birth Details
August 28, 1973
Washington, DC, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Bryce, Undressed (also known as MTV's Undressed), MTV, 2000
  • Charles Gunn, Angel, The WB, 2000-
  • Miniseries
  • FBI van tech, OP Center (also known as Tom Clancy's "OP Center"), ABC, 1995
  • Richard Street, The Temptations, NBC, 1998
  • Movies
  • Reece Johnson, Mutiny, NBC, 1999
  • Randall's aide, Running Mates, TNT, 2000
  • Also appeared in Washington Slept Here, TNT.
  • Episodic
  • Roy, "Out of Brooklyn," The Cosby Show, NBC, 1988
  • Second guy at mall, "Scenes from a Mall," Family Matters, ABC, 1993
  • Lieutenant Thomas, "The River of Stars," Space: Above and Beyond,Fox, 1995
  • Troy Sommers, "The Pressure to Murder," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 1996
  • Seaman Bernard, "Rendezvous," JAG, CBS, 1997
  • "Try a Little Tenderness," The Good News, UPN, 1997
  • Sam Bodie, "Contact Sport," Players, NBC, 1997
  • Eric Lane, "Bridge over Troubled Watters," Chicago Hope, CBS, 1998
  • Stewey, "Friends," Clueless, UPN, 1998
  • Damon, "Just Say Yes," Sliders, Sci-Fi Channel, 1998
  • Former boyfriend, "Do Unto Others," The Practice, ABC, 1999
  • Bill, "Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc," The West Wing, NBC, 1999
  • Ernie Vesper, "Rip Off," Nash Bridges, CBS, 1999
  • "Family Affair," Moesha, UPN, 2000
  • Himself, The Big Breakfast, Channel 4, 2001
  • Also appeared in Any Day Now.
  • Specials
  • Himself, MTV Presents Undressed: Behind the Casting Couch, MTV, 2001
  • The 33rd NAACP Image Awards, Fox, 2002
  • Other
  • Appeared as Steve Rotfeld, Awesome Adventures.
  • Film Appearances
  • Griffen, Good Burger, Paramount, 1997
  • Sherman, Why Do Fools Fall in Love, Warner Bros., 1998
  • Stage Appearances
  • Appeared as the watchman, Agamemnon, Bing Theatre; Simon, Caucasian Chalk Circle, Bing Theatre; Joshua/Gerry, Cloud 9, Green RoomTheatre; Bumpy Jackson, Bubblin' Brown Sugar, Ira Aldridge Theatre, Howard University, Washington, DC; member of ensemble, Dreamgirls, IraAldridge Theatre; Augustin Ferraillon, A Flea in Her Ear, Bing Theatre; Fletcher, In the Master's House, Complex Theatre; Danceny, Les liaisons dangereuses, Bing Theatre; Walter Lee Younger, A Raisin in theSun, Bing Theatre; Taj Mahal, Space, Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles; Keith Wilder, Summers in Suffolk, Towne Street Theatre; and Elroi, West Memphis Mojo, Long Beach Playhouse, Long Beach, CA.
  • Major Tours
  • Toured as Montra, Chemipalooza, U.S. cities.

Further Reference


    • Black Men, February, 2001
    • Buffy the Vampire Slayer, spring, 2001, pp. 46-50
    • TV Guide, November 25, 2000
    • J. August Richards, http://www.jaugustrichards.net, April 6, 2002

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