Richard Moll Biography
An American actor and voice artist, “Richard Moll” is well known for his extensive work on the NBC sitcom ‘Night Court’ where he played Bull Shannon. The exceptionally talented voice actor was born on January 13, 1943 in Pasadena, California, US. His father, Harry Findley Moll is a lawyer and mother, Violet Anita is a nurse by profession. Moll also became popular for his enormous height of 6 feet 8 inches. He reached to 6 feet by the early age of 12. Richard completed his education by attending University of California, Berkeley. While he was studying in University, he became a member of Kappa Alpha Order fraternity.
Let’s talk about his career expedition as an actor he made appearance as Joseph Smith Jr. in the 1997 movie ‘Brigham’. His enormous height and deep voice became an advantage to his acting career. Due to which he was often seen playing hulking characters. He was casted in 1981 movie ‘Hard Country’ along with Jan Michael Vincent and Kim Basinger. He continued his acting journey with 1982 movie ‘The Sword and the Sorcerer’. Prior to this movie, he portrayed the role of the abominable snowman in 1981 movie ‘Caveman’. Considering his well performance, he was offered to play a role Hurok in science fiction move ‘Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared-Syn’. He accepted to act and showed his brilliant performance in the movie. Later he gave an audition to become a part in TV sitcom ‘Night Court’ where he presented in different look. The producers liked his look so much that he was selected and asked to maintain his look for their TV sitcom.
After that, in the year 1986 he portrayed the role of Big Ben in horror movie ‘House’. He received a nomination in Saturn Award for his outstanding performance in the movie. Besides this, he also appeared as a guest artist as Slan Quince in pilot episode of ‘Highlander: The Series’. Moll hosted game show ‘Super Password’ in the year 1984, 1985, 1986 and 1987. He portrayed himself in an episode of ‘The Facts of Life’. Moll has accepted many challenging role in his career. One of them was a role of gay man which played in ‘But I’m a Cheerleader’ in 1999. He was highly appreciated and praised for his performance. In addition to incredible acting skills, he is well known for his voice work on various animated movie and cartoon productions. His voice can be heard in ‘Batman: The Animated Series’, ‘Spider-Man: The Animated Series’ and ‘Batman: The Brave and the Bold’. He has also supplied his voice for 2005 video game ‘Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction’.
The charismatic actor, Richard Moll got married two times in his life. Like his successful acting career, he failed to sustain his marital relations. He first got married to Laura Class in the year 1989. After living together for three years, they decided to separate from each other in 1992. After one year of divorce, he got married to Susan Brown. He has two children from his wife Susan. Moll, after sharing love and affection for long period of 12 years decided to end their relation with divorce in 2005. Currently, his name is not linked up with any other lady. It seems that he is spending happy life with his single life.
The phenomenal actor and voice artist, Richard is a handsome man. Even at the age of 71, he stills has magnetic personality as his young days. With his exceptional performance, he has gathered many fans. Most of his lady fans still go crazy when he made his appearance in the public. Moll has gained huge appreciation and love through his outstanding acting skills. He has earned total net worth amount of $6 million dollars from his acting career.
More additional information about this phenomenal actor can be gathered from the Wiki and other internet sites. His brief bio is also available on IMDb. He is also available on twitter @richarmoll. His fans can get recent news about him by following his twitter.