OLIVER RICHMAN SAG-AFTRA

Sixteen-year-old actor/singer, Oliver Richman, has appeared in film, on stage and on television. He has released multiple singles and several music videos. At just nine years old, his debut video of “Defying Gravity” received over 100,000 views on YouTube. At ten years of age, he was personally invited by legendary icon, Stevie Wonder to share the stage at the Nokia Theatre Live L.A., where he received a standing ovation from over 7,500 people. Oliver was featured on Byron Allen’s “The Young Icons,” a nationally syndicated show about young people changing the world. He appeared in NBC’s pilot of “Mr. Robinson,” starring Craig Robinson and has performed leading roles in several musicals and numerous live theatrical productions. Oliver recorded the Special 50th Anniversary Edition of “For Once in My Life,” which was written by his grandfather, legendary songwriter, Ron Miller. Oliver is an Honors student in Los Angeles and has won multiple awards in both the DTASC Drama Festival and Shakespeare Festival.

Oliver comes from a long line entertainers, writers, and performers. His grandfather, Ron Miller, wrote some of the biggest hit songs/standards, including, “For Once in My Life,” “Touch Me in the Morning,” “Place in the Sun,” “Yester-me, Yester-you, Yesterday,” “Heaven Help Us All,” “I’ve Never Been to Me,” “Someday at Christmas” and “If I Could.”

Peter Mark Richman (Oliver’s paternal grandfather) has starred in over 500 television shows and films. He has performed on Broadway, off-Broadway and in numerous theatres across the country. Coming from the Actors Studio, he has appeared and starred in many films including “Friendly Persuasion,” “The Black Orchid,” “The Strange One,” “The Dark Intruder,” “For Singles Only” and “Naked Gun 2 1/2.”

Oliver’s mother, Lisa Dawn Miller, is a producer, singer/songwriter and director and heads up Hackett Miller, Inc. His stepfather, Sandy Hackett, son of legendary comedian, Buddy Hackett (“Music Man,” “The Love Bug,” “It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World”), is a comedian, actor, director, writer and producer. Hackett Miller produces film, music, video and live theatre including the hit production, “Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show” which tours throughout the U.S.

Since he was four years old, Oliver has been acting and singing on stage and for film and television, making his film debut in “Man Overboard.” Oliver loves school and has received high academic honors. He is actively involved in his school’s Drama department, is a member of the Thespian cabinet and is the president of the Diagramming Club. Education is Oliver’s number one priority. He enjoys learning, reading, performing and supporting his fellow students and friends.