• Richard Harmon is a Canadian actor born in 1991 and is most known for his role in The 100.
• He was raised in Mississauga by his film producer mother and film director father and has a sister who is also an actress.
• Richard has appeared in various films and TV series, including The Age of Adaline, Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief, The 100, and more.
• He has been dating Luisa D'Oliveira since 2016 and is a supporter of the LGBT community and is pro-feminist.
• As of March 2020, his net worth is an estimated $3 million.

Known for movies

Short Info

FactHarmon made his acting debut in the 2002 television series Jeremiah.

Who is Richard Harmon? Wiki Bio

Richard Scott Harmon was born in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, on 18 August 1991, so his zodiac sign is Leo and he holds Canadian nationality. Richard gained recognition after he portrayed John Murphy in the TV series “The 100”.

Childhood and education

Richard was raised in Mississauga by his mother Cynde Harmon who is a film producer, and his father Allan Harmon who is a film director; he has one sister, Jessica Harmon who has also become an actress. Richard grew up surrounded by movies and TV series, and became interested in the film industry around the age of five when he started watching shows on TV, while also often keeping his parents company on the set of the movies they were working on.

He attended a local high school where he was playing soccer for the school’s team, but was mostly focused on acting – he was a member of the school’s drama club, and appeared in most of the school’s plays. Upon matriculation, he didn’t enroll at college but rather focused on an acting career.

Movie appearances

Richard made his debut film appearance in “School of Life” in 2005, which was followed by roles in the films “Painkiller Jane”, “To Be Fat Like Me”, and “Trick ‘r Treat”. He was invited to play side roles in two movies in 2008, entitled “Left Coast” and “The Ambassador”, while 2009 saw him appear in “Wolf Canyon”.

He gained recognition after appearing in the adventure fantasy film “Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief” which starred Logan Lerman and Kevin McKidd, and follows a story of a teenager who, after finding out his father is a Greek god, goes on to try and stop a fight between the gods.

He went on to appear in movies such as “Dear Mr. Gacy” and “Triple Dog” released in 2010, and “Time After Time” in 2011, before starring in the romantic science fiction film “Judas Kiss”, which also starred Genevieve Buechner. Richard then played side roles in several movies in 2012, such as “Rufus”, “Girl in Progress”, and “Grave Encounter”, followed by appearances in “One Foot in Hell” and “Evangeline” in 2013.

Richard Harmon

Richard’s next notable role was in the romantic fantasy film “The Age of Adaline”, which starred Blake Lively and Harrison Ford, and follows a young woman who becomes immortal and forever young after an accident. Some of Richard’s most recent roles in movies have been in “The Hollow” in 2015, “Crypto” in 2018, and “I Still See You” in 2018 as well.

Roles in TV series

Richard made his debut TV series appearance in “Jeremiah” in 2003 which was followed by his appearances in “Medium” and “Da Vinci’s City Hall” in 2006. The year 2007 saw him appear in single episodes of “Flash Gordon” and “Aliens of America”, and he went on to appear in the “Turbulence” episode of “Smallville” in 2009.

His first notable role in a TV series was in “Riese: Kingdom Falling”, appearing in four episodes, while he then portrayed a teenager in “Fringe”, and Trevor Stanwood in “Shattered”. In 2011, Richard was invited to play Bobby in “The Haunting Hour: The Series” and for his performance won a Leo Award for Best Performance in a Youth or Children’s Program or Series. He began playing his first recurring character, Julian Randol in “Continuum” in 2012, and was rewarded with a Leo Award for Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Dramatic Series, continuing until 2015 when the show ended.

He went on to appear in four episodes of “Bates Motel”, and was then invited to portray John Murphy, a recurring character in the drama science fiction series “The 100”, which starred Eliza Taylor and Bob Morley, and follows the story of humans living in a spaceship who come back to Earth to try and repopulate it years after it was ruined by a nuclear war. Richard has been a member of the cast since 2014, and is still shooting for the series.

Some of his other appearances have been in “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” in 2015 and “Van Helsing” in 2019.

Love life and relationships. Is he gay?

There are rumors circulating the internet about the famous actor being gay, mostly because he is a supporter of the LGBT community and is also pro-feminist, however, he has been dating Luisa D’Oliveira for several years now. The two allegedly met during the shooting of “Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief” in 2010. but didn’t start dating until six years later when they ran into each other at a party. Richard and Luisa have been together for nearly four years now.

Luisa D’Oliveira was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on 6 October 1986 – her zodiac sign is Libra and she holds Canadian nationality.

She is an actress best known for starring in the comedy movie “50/50”, and the TV series “Cracked”. Luisa attended a public high school in Vancouver, where she became interested in acting and appeared in school plays. After matriculation, she enrolled at a college, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in theatre in 2008. She launched her acting career in 2007 by appearing in the short film “The Vent”, while some of her most notable performances in movies have been in “Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked”, “The Package”, and “Into the Grizzly Maze”. Some of her appearances in TV series which have made her somewhat famous have been in “Cracked”, “The 100” and “Channel Zero: Candle Cove” among others.

Hobbies and other interests

Richard has been a fan of soccer since he was a teenager – his favorite soccer team has always been the Notre Dame Fighting Irish – and he often plays soccer with his friends, while he also goes to the gym several times per week, thus his muscular body. He has his own favorites when it comes to actors and actresses, some of whom are Dustin Hoffman, Christian Bale and Natalie Portman, while some of his favorite movies are “Rain Man”, “The Dark Knight”, and “V for Vendetta”. He is keen on listening to rock music, with his favorite band being The Rolling Stones, while his favorite singer is Bob Dylan.

Richard likes to travel and has been to many European countries such as Germany, France and Italy, while he has also travelled around the US to states such as Arizona, California and New York. He is a lover of animals, and has a pet dog, while he is also a philanthropist who has donated money to several charity organizations.

Appearance and net worth

Richard is 28 years old. He has medium long black hair and blue eyes, is 5ft 9ins (1.77m) tall, and weighs around 163lbs (74kgs). As of March 2020, his net worth is estimated at $3 million, while his girlfriend’s wealth is reputedly over $8 million.

General Info

Full NameRichard Harmon
Height1.75 m


ParentsAllan Harmon, Cynde Harmon
SiblingsJessica Harmon


NominationsCanadian Screen Award for Best Performance in a Children's or Youth Program or Series
MoviesGrave Encounters 2, The Age of Adaline, Judas Kiss, If I Had Wings, Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Christmas Icetastrophe, The Hollow, Cruel and Unusual, Trick 'r Treat, Dear Mr. Gacy, Evangeline, Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room, Rufus
TV ShowsContinuum, The 100

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1I'm very prideful. I'm working on that. But growing up, I didn't want anyone to think that I got to where I was because of my parents being in the industry. I hid from it like you wouldn't believe.


1His sister, Jessica Harmon also appear on 2 episodes of the 100.
2Harmon made his acting debut in the 2002 television series Jeremiah.




Triple Dog2010Stephan
Dear Mr. Gacy2010Victim
Fringe2010TV SeriesTeenager
Riese2009-2010TV Mini-SeriesPrototype
Caprica2010TV SeriesHeracles Tad
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief2010Smart Ass Kid
Wolf Canyon2009TV MovieIntern
Smallville2009TV SeriesGaunt Teenage Addict
The Ambassador2008ShortAndy
Left Coast2008TV Movie
Trick 'r Treat2007Vampire Kid
Aliens in America2007TV SeriesJunior #2
Flash Gordon2007TV SeriesTee-Jay's Friend
To Be Fat Like Me2007TV MovieKyle
Da Vinci's City Hall2006TV SeriesAndrew
Painkiller Jane2005TV MovieSqueak
School of Life2005TV MovieTimmy
Jeremiah2003TV SeriesMadison
Break My Heart 1000 Times2018filmingKirk Lane
Puppet Killer2017post-productionRick
The 1002014-2017TV SeriesJohn Murphy
Noches con Platanito2016TV Series
Mix2015TV MovieBrudog
A Mother's Instinct2015TV MovieSeth Durand
The Hollow2015TV MovieSeth
Continuum2012-2015TV SeriesJulian Randol / Julian
Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room2015TV MovieWilliam Carson
The Age of Adaline2015Tony
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2015TV SeriesKyle Jessup
Christmas Icetastrophe2014TV MovieTim Ratchet
Intruders2014TV SeriesBix
Cruel & Unusual2014William
Bates Motel2013-2014TV SeriesRichard Sylmore
If I Had Wings2013Alex Taylor
Scarecrow2013TV MovieTyler
Evangeline2013Michael Konner
Forever 162013TV MovieJared
Rogue2013TV SeriesLee
One Foot in Hell2013TV MovieCory
The Wishing Tree2012TV MovieAndrew Breen
Grave Encounters 22012Alex Wright
Girl in Progress2012Bad Boy
The Killing2011-2012TV SeriesJasper Ames
The Secret Circle2011-2012TV SeriesIan
The Pregnancy Project2012TV MovieAaron
R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour2011TV SeriesBobby / Caleb
Clue2011TV SeriesAndrew
Judas Kiss2011/IDanny Reyes
Time after Time2011TV MovieRicky Warren
The Cult2010TV MovieLucas
Tower Prep2010TV SeriesRay Ray Snider
Shattered2010TV SeriesTrevor Stanwood


Crypto2017executive producer filming
If I Had Wings2013associate producer


The 18th Annual Leo Awards2016TV MovieHimself - Presenter
WiH Massive Blood Drive PSA 2016 (Blood Drive for Hilter)2016ShortHimself
The 17th Annual Leo Awards2015TV MovieHimself - Presenter
Katie Chats2013-2015TV SeriesHimself
Canadian Star2015DocumentaryHimself
The 16th Annual Leo Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The 15th Annual Leo Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The 13th Annual Leo Awards2011TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Best Performance in a Youth or Children's Program or Series
MKP Celebrity Talk2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest


Won Awards

2013LeoLeo AwardsBest Supporting Performance by a Male in a Dramatic SeriesContinuum (2012)
2011LeoLeo AwardsBest Performance in a Youth or Children's Program or SeriesR.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (2010)

Nominated Awards

2016LeoLeo AwardsBest Lead Performance By A Male in a Television MovieHer Own Justice (2015)
2015Canadian Screen AwardCanadian Screen Awards, CABest Performance in a Children's or Youth Program or SeriesIf I Had Wings (2013)
2014LeoLeo AwardsBest Lead Performance by a Male in a Feature Length DramaIf I Had Wings (2013)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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