Branscombe Richmond Biography (1955-)

Born August 8, 1955, in Los Angeles, CA; son of Leo Richmond (an actor and stuntman); married; children: four. Addresses: Contact: c/o Branscombe Richmond Fan Club, 1706 Palo Verde Dr., Alamogordo, NM 88310-5254.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, stunt performer, producer, director
Birth Details
August 8, 1955
Los Angeles, California, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Mutiny on the Bounty, c. 1961
  • (Uncredited) Bystander with blood on his hands, Two Minute Warning, Universal, 1976
  • (Uncredited) Rollercoaster, MCA/Universal, 1977
  • (Uncredited) Korean soldier, MacArthur (also known as MacArthur, the Rebel General), 1977
  • Guard, The Kentucky Fried Movie, United Film Distribution Company,1977
  • Mark, The Chicken Chronicles, 1977
  • Winston Running Hawk, The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh, United Artists, 1979
  • Gunner #2, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, Paramount, 1984
  • (Uncredited) Biker, Cannonball Run II, Warner Bros., 1984
  • (Uncredited) Informant in locker room, Killpoint, Crown International Pictures, 1984
  • Vega, Commando, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1985
  • Minkie's partner, Never Too Young to Die, Paul Entertainment, 1986
  • Longshoreman #1, Best Seller, Orion, 1987
  • Roberts, The Hidden, New Line Cinema, 1987
  • Manuel, No Safe Haven, 1987
  • Poolroom thug #2, Action Jackson, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1988
  • Fridolf, The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (also known as Pippi Laangstrump--starkast i vaertlden), Columbia, 1988
  • Victor, Hero and the Terror, Cannon Films, 1988
  • (Uncredited) Barrelhead bar patron, Licence to Kill (also known asLicense to Kill), United Artists, 1989
  • Diablo, Cage, New Century Vista, 1989
  • Willis, L.A. Bounty, International Video Entertainment, 1989
  • Max Quentro, Hard to Kill (also known as Seven Year Storm),Warner Bros., 1990
  • Bartender, The Perfect Weapon, Paramount, 1991
  • (Uncredited) Man in door, Showdown in Little Tokyo, Warner Bros.,1991
  • Big Indian, Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1991
  • Benitez, The Taking of Beverly Hills (also known as Boomer: TheTaking of Beverly Hills), Columbia, 1991
  • Albert, Curly Sue, Warner Bros., 1991
  • Bouncer, Driving Me Crazy (also known as Trabbi Goes to Hollywood), Motion Picture Corp of America, 1991
  • Ace cop, Grand Canyon, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1991
  • Rapist, Aces: Iron Eagle III, New Line Cinema, 1992
  • Terrifying clown 1, Batman Returns, Warner Bros., 1992
  • Indian chieftain, Christopher Columbus: The Discovery, Warner Bros., 1992
  • Biker, Sweet Justice, Triboro, 1992
  • Mexican man, Nemesis, Imperial Entertainment, 1993
  • Gang member #1, Sunset Grill, New Line Cinema, 1993
  • Henderson, Inside Edge, 1993
  • Mr. Cross, Death Ring, New Line Home Video, 1993
  • Don Ho, Da Vinci's War, 1993
  • Tony, Hard Vice (also known as Vegas Vice), 1994
  • General Mendosa, CIA II: Target Alexa, 1994
  • Don Williams, To the Limit, PM Entertainment Group, 1995
  • El Capitan, Everything's George, 2000
  • Jesup, The Scorpion King, MCA/Universal, 2002
  • Dean, Destiny, 2002
  • Film Stunts
  • The Kentucky Fried Movie, 1977
  • The River, Universal, 1984
  • Cobra, Warner Bros., 1986
  • (Uncredited) Legal Eagles, MCA/Universal, 1986
  • Never Too Young to Die, Paul Entertainment, 1986
  • (As Branscom Richmond) Firewalker, Cannon Films, 1986
  • Who's That Girl?, Warner Bros., 1987
  • Nightforce (also known as Night Force), 1987
  • They Live (also known as John Carpenter's They Live and They Live!), MCA/Universal, 1988
  • Bulletproof, Cinetel Films, 1988
  • Aloha Summer, 1988
  • Roadhouse, United Artists, 1989
  • Death Warrant, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1990
  • Kindergarten Cop, Universal, 1990
  • Vietnam, Texas, 1990
  • Showdown in Little Tokyo, Warner Bros., 1991
  • Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time, New Line Cinema, 1991
  • Aces: Iron Eagle III, New Line Cinema, 1992
  • Article 99, Orion, 1992
  • American Me, Universal, 1992
  • Innocent Blood (also known as A French Vampire in America),Warner Bros., 1992
  • Da Vinci's War, 1993
  • 3 Ninjas Kick Back, TriStar, 1994
  • Film Work
  • Other
  • Stunt coordinator, Inside Edge, 1993
  • Stunt coordinator and second unit director, Da Vinci's War, 1993
  • Second unit director, Hard Vice (also known as Vegas Vice),1994
  • Coproducer, To the Limit, PM Entertainment Group, 1995
  • Stunt coordinator, Black Dawn (also known as Good Cop, Bad Cop), Brimstone Entertainment, 1997
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Harker, Hawaiian Heat, ABC, 1984
  • Sergeant Luke Halui, Heart of the City, ABC, 1986
  • Robert "Bobby" Six Killer, Renegade, USA Network and syndicated, 1992-1997
  • The Branscombe Show, 1999
  • Movies
  • Lanigan's Rabbi (also known as Friday the Rabbi Slept Late), NBC, 1976
  • Allen Lunalilo, Three on a Date, ABC, 1978
  • Vince Tatupu, Death Moon, CBS, 1978
  • Walter, Waikiki, ABC, 1980
  • Oarsman/second driver, Father Damien: The Leper Priest, NBC, 1980
  • Big Lake, The Legend of Walks Far Woman, NBC, 1982
  • Pool player, Kids Don't Tell, CBS, 1985
  • Barkeeper, T. J. Hooker: Blood Sport (also known as Blood Sport), CBS, 1986
  • Johnson, Sunday Drive, ABC, 1986
  • Geronimo, The Highwayman (also known as Terror on the Blacktop), NBC, 1987
  • Dancing Bear, El Diablo, HBO, 1990
  • Loomis, Snow Kill, USA Network, 1990
  • Gus, Ring of the Musketeers (also known as Der Ring der Musketiere), 1992
  • Elgin Sweetroot, FBI agent, Jericho Fever, USA Network, 1993
  • Rodriguez, The Corpse Had a Familiar Face, CBS, 1994
  • Miniseries
  • Miyaca, The Mystic Warrior, ABC, 1984
  • Pilots
  • Moki, parking lot attendant at Rick's Cafe, "Please Don't Eat the Snow inHawaii," Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1980
  • Harker, Hawaiian Heat, 1984
  • Sergeant Luke Halui, Heart of the City, 1986
  • First driver, Rowdies, ABC, 1986
  • Lance Kendall, The Doctors Wilde, CBS, 1987
  • Lifeguard, Baywatch: Panic at Malibu Pier, NBC, 1989
  • Kentucky, The Hitman, ABC, 1991
  • Specials
  • The 61st Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, syndicated, 1992
  • Hollywood Hockey Cup, Comedy Central, 1996
  • Episodic
  • "Judgment," The Rookie, ABC, 1974
  • Ice skating clown, "Insanity Epidemic," Emergency!, NBC, 1977
  • Security guard [Sanchez], "The Pyramid," The Bionic Woman, NBC, 1978
  • Frankie Reva, "Paradise Cove," The Rockford Files, NBC, 1979
  • "Raid," Hart to Hart, ABC, 1980
  • Maker, "Aloha, You're Dead: Parts 1 & 2," Vega$, ABC, 1980
  • Bob Ahuna, "Hula Angels," Charlie's Angels, ABC, 1981
  • Gerald Akoa, "Ki'i's Don't Lie," Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1982
  • Ernie, "Chameleon Charades," Falcon Crest, 1983
  • Paul, "A Distant Shout of Thunder," Tales of the Gold Monkey, ABC,1983
  • Johnson, "Ships in the Night," Automan, ABC, 1984
  • "Honolulu: 3-2=1," Lottery!, ABC, 1984
  • Peter Sky Horse, "Warpath," Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer, CBS, 1984
  • Motorcyclist, "Death Stalk," Matt Houston, ABC, 1984
  • "Beverly Hills Assault," The A-Team, NBC, 1985
  • "Knight Sting," Knight Rider, NBC, 1985
  • The guard, "Trumbo's World," MacGyver, ABC, 1985
  • Jimmy Oshiro, "The Deadly Circle," Airwolf, CBS, 1985
  • (Uncredited) "Requiem for Icarus," Riptide, NBC, 1985
  • Man, "Lost Link," Misfits of Science, 1985
  • Closkey, "Burned," Hunter, NBC, 1986
  • "The Frankie Kahana Show," Riptide, NBC, 1986
  • "Knight Flight to Freedom," Knight Rider, NBC, 1986
  • Jack Tremaine, "Just Another Fox in the Crowd," Crazy Like a Fox,CBS, 1986
  • "The Trouble with Harry," The A-Team, NBC, 1986
  • Bartender, "Blood Sport," T. J. Hooker, ABC, 1986
  • Smitty, "Laura," Magnum P.I., CBS, 1987
  • "The Wedding," Starman, ABC, 1987
  • Thug, "Siege," Beauty and the Beast, CBS, 1987
  • Henchman, "Forever in Time," Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1987
  • Rico, "Hammer Hits the Rock," Sledge Hammer!, ABC, 1987
  • Koko, "Love Me or Leave Me," Jake and the Fatman, CBS, 1987
  • (Uncredited) Thug, "The Bogota Million," Hunter, NBC, 1988
  • Grade, "The Spoilers," MacGyver, ABC, 1988
  • Benny Figueroa, "Love Hurts," Houston Knights, CBS, 1988
  • Ahkpa, "Danny Got His Gun: Parts 2 & 3," Night Court, NBC, 1988
  • "The News from St. Louis," Paradise, CBS, 1988
  • Lester Trent, "Snowfall," Jake and the Fatman, CBS, 1989
  • Dave Gage, "Call of the Wild," Life Goes On, ABC, 1989
  • Laurence Haney, "Partners," Alien Nation, Fox, 1990
  • Bill Kulakai, "I Ain't Got No Body," Jake and the Fatman, CBS, 1990
  • "Dances with Sharks," L.A. Law, NBC, 1991
  • Tino, the bouncer, "The Death of Sheila," Raven, CBS, 1991
  • Deputy George Black Fox, "Tribe," Walker, Texas Ranger, CBS, 1998
  • Fantini, "High Noon at Costa Perdida," Air America, syndicated, 1998
  • (Uncredited) "Grave Robbers," Nash Bridges, CBS, 2000
  • Green Richard, "The Cage," 18 Wheels of Justice, TNN, 2001
  • Mr. Enrile, "A Father's Footsteps," Power Rangers Wild Force, Fox,2002
  • Also appeared as (uncredited) basketball player, "Big Brother," The Six Million Dollar Man, ABC; pimp, Cagney & Lacey, CBS; in Swiss Family Robinson, ABC; Quincy, NBC; Too Close for Comfort, ABC; Simon & Simon, CBS; Double Dare, CBS; The OldestRookie, CBS; Coach, ABC.
  • Television Work
  • Series
  • Stunt coordinator and stunts, Baywatch (also known as BaywatchHawaii), NBC, 1989
  • Movies
  • Stunts, Fever, HBO, 1991
  • Stunt coordinator, The Last of His Tribe, HBO, 1992
  • Stunt coordinator, Fudge-A-Mania, ABC, 1995
  • Pilots
  • Stunt coordinator, Pure Insanity!, FOX, 1990
  • Episodic
  • Directed episodes of Renegade, USA Network and syndicated.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Music Videos
  • Created and coordinated stunts for music videos, including Krayzie Bone's"Thug Mentality"; Ice Cube's "Pushin' Weight"; Xzibit's "What U See is WhatU Get."

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Electronic
    • Branscombe Richmond Official Site, http://www.branscomberichmond.com, February 5, 2003

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