Trained at the E15 Acting School (1967-70) then went into Repertory Theatre at Oldham, Lincoln, Birmingham, Nottingham, Newcastle, Leicester, Greenwich, Colchester, Salisbury, Cheltenham. Touring theatre with Pentabus, Bristol Express, Monstrous Regiment, Shared Experience. Fringe theatre with The Combination, Soho Poly, Traverse, Young Vic, Stratford East, a one-man show 'RIP Maria Callas' at The Edinburgh Festival. West End 'Happy as a Sandbag'. Richard appeared at The Royal Court Theatre in 'Ashes and Sand' and 'My Child'. TV's include 'Coronation Street', 'Eastenders', 'Casualty', 'The Bill', 'King Lear', 'Threads', 'Doctors', 'Poirot', Heartbeat', 'Where The Heart is'. Films 'Jude', 'The Man Who Cried' and the recently completed 'The Glasshouse'. Voice work includes narrating 'Wainwright-the Man Who Loved the Lakes', 17 episodes of 'Extraordinary Animals' and the kids cartoon/film of 'Badly Drawn Roy'. Latest theatre appearance was in 'Independent Means' at the Library Theatre Manchester.
Richard Albrecht (born 1945) was a German scholar, social psychologist and author.