Miles Richardson is a British actor.
He was born on 15 July 1963 in Battersea, London to parents Ian Richardson and Maroussia Frank (daughter of dancer and critic Elizabeth Frank), both founder members of the Royal Shakespeare Company. He was educated and raised in London, Stratford-upon-Avon and New York.
He graduated from Arts Educational Drama College in 1982, where he won the award for Best Actor. Previously he had worked as a child actor for the Royal Shakespeare Company.
He has worked extensively in repertory theatre throughout the United Kingdom, including Newcastle upon Tyne, York, Birmingham, Pitlochry and Mold, Flintshire. His credits include Macbeth, Othello, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, Wuthering Heights, The Three Musketeers, Charley's Aunt, Cause Celebre, All's Well That Ends Well, Private Lives, "A Dolls House", "Romeo and Juliet" (three times) and "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (Also three times). He played Sherlock Holmes in a newly devised play called Sherlock Holmes and the case at Sir Arthur Sullivan's. His father also played the sleuth for television.
His West End credits include Another Country, An Evening with Gary Lineker, The Invisible Man, A Midsummer Night's