Richard Madden is a Scottish actor who is well known for his role as Rob Stark in Game of Thrones, as well as other films such as Cinderella and Rocketman.
As of recent, the actor is gaining attention because of his role as Ikaris in the Marvel movie, Eternals, and if his character is really dead.
Is Richard Madden's Eternals "Ikaris" Really Dead?
Ikaris is thought to be dead after flying to the sun in the Eternals, but his life force is supplemented by cosmic energy, which has total mental control over his physical shape and biological processes.
If Ikaris is hurt in any manner, he can regenerate any wounded or missing tissue, and he is immune to sickness and aging, as well as impervious to damage.
Richard Madden's Bio, Family and Education
Richard Madden was born on June 18, 1986, in Elderslie, a little town just outside of Glasgow, where he grew up with his two sisters. His father was a firefighter, while his mother was a primary school teacher.
Madden joined PACE Youth Theatre at the age of 11 to help him overcome his shyness.
He had his first part as young Andy in a film adaption of Lain Bank Complicity, which was released in 2000 when he was the same age.
Madden is most known for her role as Barmy Aunt Boomerang in the children's television series Barmy Aunt Boomerang. Madden had body concerns and bullying as a youngster, which he attributes to his performance in Complicity. He subsequently admitted that his acting profession caused him to be bullied, particularly in high school.
Madden attended the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, which was previously known as the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. During his time there, he worked with The Arches and the Glasgow Repertory Company. He was cast as Romeo in the contemporary Globe Theatre's Romeo and Juliet in his last year. He was regarded as "gravelly Glaswegian" and "nearly childish" in his depiction of the character.
Madden portrayed Callum McGregor in the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2007 production of Malorie Blackman's Noughts & Crosses and Mark McNulty in the National Theatre of Scotland's 2009 production of Be Near Me.
He went on to play Dean McKenzie in the BBC comedy-drama Hope Springs in 2009, as well as Ripley and Kirk Brandon in the 2010 films Chatroom and Worried About the Boy.
Is Richard Madden Married?
Richard Madden has avoided discussing his personal life or introducing his spouse to the press. "I basically keep my personal life personal," the actor stated when questioned.
Richard Madden's Net Worth
Richard Madden's net worth is estimated to be in the millions of dollars, however, the actual sum of his earnings is not disclosed. Given his long acting career and recent high-profile productions, it's no surprise that he's worth a million dollars.