) is a British stage and television actor and dancer.Richards studied dance from an early age and later took part in theatre.The Wright Stuff is a British television chat show, hosted by Matthew Wright, and airing on Channel 5 each weekday morning from to am.The series characterises itself as "Britain's brightest daytime show", which "gives ordinary people the chance to talk and comment on everything such as news to the social, emotional and even sexual issues back at home", as well as featuring "showbiz stars and media commentators".
Richards went on to secure roles in Holby City, The Bill.
WHEN Ben Richards finally answers his hotel room phone an hour after his scheduled 11am interview, he has almost no need to apologise.
After all, he has been playing a rock god the night before.
He gained supporting roles on London's West End and gradually filled the role of the lead.
After small roles in two films, Richards began his television career with guest roles in various British serials.