Julian Richings

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Julian Richings (born September 8, 1955) is an English-born Canadian actor. He appeared in over 50 Canadian films and 20 separate television series. Richings was born in Oxford. After training in drama at the University of Exeter and touring North America with a British stage production, Richings moved to Toronto, Canada in 1984. Within five years, he had become a regular on the second season of the War of the Worlds TV series. Other roles followed, and he gained critical acclaim as the bitter, aging punk rock legend Bucky Haight in Bruce McDonald's 1996 release Hard Core Logo. He had a brief appearance in Vincenzo Natali's 1997 Cube. In 1999 he played a secondary character in the science fiction movie Thrill Seekers, alongside Casper Van Dien and Catherine Bell. In 2000, Richings appeared as Bellanger in The Claim, and earned a Genie Award nomination for best supporting actor. Richings was also a member of the repertory cast of the A TV original series, A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2001–2002). He has played the role of Death in the CW's show Supernatural since Season 5, and will appear again in Season 7.
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