Richard Vranch

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Biography

As well as improvising comedy in The Comedy Store Players, Richard performs as a stand-up comic, actor and voiceover. He is one of Stephen Frost's Impro Allstars and was one of Paul Merton's Impro Chums.

Richard's voice can be heard on adverts and documentaries. He played Gilmanuk in the Dr Who audio drama Theatre of War for Big Finish productions. He has a PhD in Physics and he presented the popular science series Beat That Einstein on Channel 4. He has an Erdos-Bacon-Sabbath number of 9. For BBC Radio 4 Richard was a panelist on The Infinite Monkey Cage and Just a Minute, and he contributed to The Skewer in 2023. He's written plays, animations and films. He doesn't do music work.

Richard appeared on The Weakest Link Doctors' Special (BBC1) and You Bet (ITV) and he played Bernie Bermuda in the live BBC2 sitcom Hello Mum. He improvised stories with Sylvester McCoy on Jackanory (BBC1) and he was the narrator for the series Alex Polizzi - My Hotel Nightmare on Channel 5. 

Richard formed a double-act with Tony Slattery in 1981 and he was the male member of cabaret group The Millies. He performed in sketch shows from Mexico to the Occupied West Bank with the English Teaching Theatre. 

Voiceovers: Sue Terry Voices / 020 7434 2040
Acting/writing: Richard Bucknall Management / 020 7976 6021

Past shows

Upcoming shows

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Sunday 21st July 2024 7:30pm
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The Comedy Store London
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Sunday 28th July 2024 7:30pm
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The Comedy Store London
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Sunday 4th August 2024 7:30pm
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The Comedy Store London
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Sunday 11th August 2024 7:30pm
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The Comedy Store London
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Sunday 18th August 2024 7:30pm
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The Comedy Store London
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