Richard Harmon Biography

Richard Harmon is a Canadian actor well known for his role in the movie If I Had Wings and The CW’s The 100. He was born on August 18, 1991, in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Richard was born into a family with careers in the entertainment industry.  His father, Allan Harmon, is a film director and his mother, Cynde Harmon, is a producer. Richard has one sister, Jessica Harmon, who is an actress. Jessica is well known for portraying Esrin in the sci-fi web series Battlestar Galactica: The Face of the Enemy.

Richard Harmon Career

In 2002, Richard made his acting debut in the television series Jeremiah where he portrayed the role of Madison. Later on, he appeared on the big screen with cameos in various films like School of Life, Painkiller Jane, To Be Fat like Me, Left Coast, The Ambassador. Richard made his theatrical film debut in a minor role in the anthology horror movie Trick ‘r Treat. He came into the spotlight from his role in the action-fantasy film Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief.

Richard starred as Prototype on the TV mini-series Reese from 2009 to 2010. He played recurring roles in the TV series Tower Prep as Ray Snider and The Killing as Jasper Ames. Richard played the character, Julian Randol, on the sci-fi television series Continuum from 2012 to 2015. He has also appeared in the TV series, Van Helsing. Richard played the recurring role of Richard Sylmore in the A&E series Bates Motel. Inspired by Hitchcock’s film Psycho, Bates Motel is a contemporary exploration of the formative years of Norman Bates, his relationship with his mother Norma, and the world they inhabit.

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He has also appeared in Fringe, The Secret Circle, Rogue, Caprica, Smallville, CSI, Garage Sale Mystery, and so on. Richard received critical praise for his role in the movie If I Had Wings. Richard won Leo Awards in 2011 for R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour and in 2012 for the sci-fi series Continuum. Richard is best known for his role as John Murphy in The CW’s The 100, which began in 2014. He originally appeared as a recurring character in Season One and Two. He has been a main cast member since Season Three. His sister, Jessica Harmon has appeared in several episodes of The 100 as Niylah.

Richard Harmon Biography

Real Name Richard Scott Harmon
Birth Date 18 August 1991
Age 29 Years
Birth Place Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Profession Actor
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Leo

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 9” – in Centimetres – 177 cm  
Weight in Kilograms – 72 kg  –  in Pounds –  159 lbs 
Chest Size 40 inches
Waist Size 32 inches
Biceps Size 13.5 inches
Shoe Size 9 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Blue
Body Type Slim


Father Allan Harmon
Mother Cynde Harmon
Sister Jessica Harmon
Brother None


School Not Known
College Not Known

Relationship Status

Marital Status in Relation
Affair Yes
Girlfriend Rhiannon Fish
Is he a Gay? No

Favorite Things

Sports American Football
TV Shows SpongeBob SquarePants
Music Artists and Bands Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones
Actors Willem Dafoe and Paul Dano
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Personal Life

Richard was in a relationship with Genevieve Buechner for a couple of years. They ended their relationship. According to his posts on social media, Richard is in a relationship with Canadian-Australian actress, Rhiannon Fish. She joined the recurring cast of The 100 as Ontari in 2016. He actively advocates for the rights of the LGBTQ community and is a pro-feminist. Richard is a huge fan of American football, with his favors lying in Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team. He is also a fan of the television show SpongeBob SquarePants, Bob Dylan, and The Rolling Stones. Richard has 1.1 million followers on Instagram.

Richard Harmon Net Worth

As of 2020, Richard Harmon’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million. The primary source of his income is a fruitful acting career and with his powerful screen presence, he able to win the hearts of viewers. Despite being a negative character so many fans consider him as one of the best characters in The 100 throughout the journey of all seasons so far.


  • As a kid, he learned good manners way too early from his parents about how to behave on the set.
  • Richard likes good company however, most of the time you find him having lunch or dinner alone.
  • Bob Dylan is the biggest inspiration of him and he considers Dylan as his idol.
  • He is a huge fan of Spongebob Squarepants so whenever he feels sad, he just turns on the tv and watches it.
  • Despite being an actor, he never went to acting school or professional coaching.
  • Richard is a serious laser tag gamer and along with his buddies, he goes to Friday night to enjoy laser tag.

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