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Richard Gant

Richard Gant

Mar. 10th, 1944
Born in
San Francisco, California, USA
6' 4

Richard Gant's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
General Hospital TV Show
General Hospital
Special Unit 2 TV Show
Special Unit 2
General Hospital: Night Shift TV Show
General Hospital: Night Shift
Eve TV Show
Reasonable Doubts TV Show
Reasonable Doubts
Built to Last TV Show
Built to Last

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]


Richard E. Gant is an American film and television actor. His credits include the films Rocky V, Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday, Deadwood, Babylon 5, Special Unit 2, NYPD Blue, Living Single, Posse and Charmed. He also had a recurring role as the high school principal in Smallville. He also appeared in The Nutty Professor 2 and Bean: The Ultimate Disaster Movie. Gant was also in the 2007 comedy film, Daddy Day Camp, as Col. Buck Hinton

On February 6, 2007, Gant joined the ABC daytime drama General Hospital in the role of Dr. Russell Ford. Since 2009 he has been starring in Men of a Certain Age.

Gant was formerly the campaign manager for federal elections in the country of Nigeria. He has been honored for his achievements by being presented the Keys to the City of Oakland, California by then-Mayor Jerry Brown.

  • Along with 'Dean Cain' (qv), 'Michael McKean (I)' (qv) and 'Patrick Cassidy (I)' (qv), he is one of only four actors to appear in both _"Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman" (1993)_ (qv) and _"Smallville" (2001)_ (qv).

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