ACTOR INFORMATION:

RICHARD O'BRIEN

(Cosmo McKinley)

Richard O'Brien as Cosmo McKinley

SHORT BIOGRAPHY

Richard O'Brien, born Richard Smith on March 25, 1942 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK, has accomplished quite a lot as an entertainer.  He is a singer, composer, writer and actor.  He has several nicknames, such as Reckless Rick and Ritz.  In the early 1970s, he married Kimi Wong (who appeared with him as a Transylvanian in The Rocky Horror Picture Show) and together they had a son.  Richard and Kimi divorced in the early 1980s.  Currently he is married to Jane Moss.  As a singer, he has contributed to soundtracks, and has released a CD this year (1999) called "Absolute O'Brien."  He was also in a British series called, The Ink Thief.

ACTOR FILMOGRAPHY (click on certain titles for images)

Dungeons And Dragons (2000) .... Nilus
Interactive Rocky Horror Show, The (1999) (Video Game) .... The Game Devil
Dark City (1998) .... Mr. Hand
Ever After (1998) .... Pierre Le Pieu
Spice World (1997) .... Damien
"Crystal Maze, The" (1990) TV Series .... Host (1990-1994)
Wolves of Willoughby Chase, The (1988) .... James
Time Of The Wolf (aka Robin Hood: Time Of The Wolf) (1986)
Contraption, The (1985) (a film short)
Revolution (1985) .... Lord Hampton
Shock Treatment (1981) .... Cosmo McKinley
Flash Gordon (1980) .... Fico
Kids Who Knew Too Much, The (1980) (TV) .... Commissioner Avery
"Racing Game, The" (1979) (mini) TV Series .... Cowboy
Odd Job, The (1978) .... Batch
Jubilee (1977) .... John Dee
Rocky Horror Picture Show, The (1975) .... Riff Raff
In Tandem (1974) (TV) .... Construction Boss
Carry On Cowboy (1965) (uncredited) .... Indian Rider
      ... aka Rumpo Kid (1965)
      ... aka Rumpo Kid, The (1965)

WRITER FILMOGRAPHY

Interactive Rocky Horror Show, The (1999) (Video Game)
Shock Treatment (1981)
Rocky Horror Picture Show, The (1975) (play The Rocky Horror Show)

COMPOSER FILMOGRAPHY

Shock Treatment (1981)
Rocky Horror Picture Show, The (1975) (from play "The Rocky Horror Show")

MISCELLANEOUS CREW FILMOGRAPHY

Return of Captain Invincible, The (1983) (lyricist)
     ... aka Legend in Leotards (1983)

NOTABLE TV GUEST APPEARANCES

"Detectives, The" (1989) playing "Dr. Phibes"
"Robin of Sherwood" (1984) in episode: "Cromm Cruac"