Richard Lawson Net Worth 2018, Biography/Wiki, Married/Wedding
Richard Lawson Net Worth $1 Million Dollars
Richard Lawson Net Worth: Richard Lawson is an American celebrity that has a net worth of $1 million. Richard Lawson was born in Loma Linda, California in March 1947. He served in the Vietnam War before playing. Lawson has nearly 100 performing credits to his name. His first part was as a gay in the 1971 film Dirty Harry. Lawson starred as Lucas Barnes in All My Children from 1992 to 1993. In 2011 he starred as Shwayne Sr. in the TV series Angry Boys. He won a Genre Award in the New York International Independent Film & Video Festival in 2007. Lawson survived a plane crash in 1992 in NYC. Richard was previously married to actress Denise Gordy and has a daughter celebrity Bianca Lawson.
March 7, 1947
Loma Linda, California, USA
Tina Knowles, Denise Gordy
Poltergeist, For Colored Girls, Scream Blacula Scream, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Streets of Fire, Blue Hill Avenue, Sugar Hill, The Jericho Mile, Wag the Dog, Black Fist, I'm Through with White Girls, Christmas at Water's Edge, The Main Event, From Zero to I Love You, Black Listed, Stick, Backlash, Buffalo Soldiers
The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, V, Chicago Story
Lawson has won two L.A. Drama Critics Awards: one for the play "Streamers" (1977), and another for "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" (1987). In addition, he won a NAACP Image Award for his role on the TV soap opera All My Children (1970) in 1992.
After serving a year's duty in Vietnam, he went to Chabot Junior College in Hayward, California and joined the debate team with the intention of pursuing law. His voice was so strong, resonant and authoritative that he decided to become an actor instead.
Survived the crash of USAir flight 405 on March 22, 1992. The plane, which took off from New York's LaGuardia Airport crashed into the waters of the Long Island Sound shortly after take-off.
He has been a master scene study teacher and director at The Beverly Hills Playhouse with Milton Katselas for over 30 years. In addition, he owns and operates the Richard Lawson Studios (RLS). RLS offers several classes and professional development workshops, including: scene study, on-camera class, audition techniques, filmmaking, and business administration.
I'm an actor. It's no struggle for me any more than it would be for a marathon champion to train by running 5 to 10 miles a day. I've accepted the process of what it takes to be an artist. Sure, I've been out of work, I've been without money, but it's not a struggle. It's what I do.