How much is Richard Madden Worth? $6 million
How did Richard Madden earn his money and wealth?
Richard Madden born on 18th of June in 1986 in Elderslie, Renfrewshire of Glasgow to classroom assistant Pat and fire brigade officer Richard is best known as Robb Stark of Game of Thrones. Richard Madden stepped in to the world of acting by joining the Paisley Arts Centre’s youth theatre program at the age of 11 initially to overcome his shyness. But then he ended up landing a role in Iain Banks’s Complicity as young Andy followed by a lead role in the in the television series Barmy Aunt Boomerang that aired from 1999 until 2000. While at Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (RSAMD), Madden appeared in Franz Xaver Kroetz’s play Tom Fool at the Citizens’ Theatre that was so well accepted that it was played in London where he was discovered by a team from the Globe Theatre.
Following that, he was cast as Romeo in Globe Theatre’s as of Romeo and Juliet that toured London. After his graduation from RSAMD in 2007, Madden was seen as Dean McKenzie in the 2009 series Hope Springs that aired on BBC. He also appeared in the movies Chatroom and Worried About The Boy in 2010.
The big break in Madden’s career came with HBO series Game of Thrones wherein he played Robb Stark. The series became a sensational hit globally and bagged 38 Primetime Emmy Awards. It made history by being one of the “the biggest drama” and “the most talked about show” on television as per a report by The Guardian. After appearing in a couple more series including Channel 4’s Sirens and BBC’s Birdsong, Madden took the second huge leap in his career.
He landed the lead role of Prince Kit in Disney’s film Cinderella that released in 2015. The film directed by Kenneth Branagh grossed at over $543 million worldwide and Madden was right at the peak of stardom.
In the year 2016, Madden was seen portraying the lead role of Cosimo de’ Medici in the Italian TV Series, Medici: Masters of Florence. The series attracted a whopping viewership of 7.6 million.
Madden has also appeared in the 2014 miniseries Klondike which earned him his first Screen Actors Guild card.
What are the most popular TV Shows of Richard Madden?
- Game of Thrones (2011-2013)
- Medici: Masters of Florence (2016)
- Klondike (2014)
- Sirens (2011)
- Birdsong (2011)