Feb. 12th, 1940
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Richard Lynch's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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With his strong, gaunt, face, the blond Lynch has been effective in portraying cool figures with evil intent in horror films and action pictures.
- Brother of actor 'Barry Lynch (I)' (qv).
- Born to Irish parents. Frequently visits his native Cork.
- Co-starred with younger brother 'Barry Lynch (I)' (qv) in _Nightforce (1987)_ (qv) and _Total Force (1997)_ (qv).
- Likes Gospel music.
- In 1967 after taking LSD (acid), he set himself on fire in Central Park behind the Metropolitan Museum of Art near Cleopatra's Needle. After recuperation, he bravely and candidly spoke about it in an anti-drug documentary.
- Plays the flute, piano, guitar and saxophone.
- Has dual citizenship (United States and Ireland)
- Father of actor 'Christopher Lynch (II)' (qv).
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