Richard is best known for his role as “The Night King” from Game of Thrones. His other work includes The Interrogator from Kingsmen, Einherjar Lieutenant from Thor: Dark World and Joe Chill from Batman Begins.
Brake was born in Ystrad Mynach, Hengoed. In 1967 he and his family migrated to the United States, where they first settled in Atlanta. He then grew up in the states of North Carolina, Tennessee, and Ohio. Brake attended Western Reserve Academy in Hudson, Ohio, and trained in The Science of Acting under the technique’s founder, and founding Principal of The Academy of the Science of Acting and Directing, Sam Kogan. He also studied acting in New York City at the Michael Chekhov Studio under Beatrice Straight.
Richard Brake will be joining us April 14th & 15th at Manitoba Comic Con!