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#Redirect [[Richard Speight, Jr.]]
[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0817620/ Richard Speight Jr.] played the [[Gabriel|Archangel Gabriel]], who was hiding on Earth as a demi-god called [[Trickster|The Trickster]], but was also known as the god [[Loki]].
'''Born:''' September 4, 1970 is Nashville, Tennessee.
'''Parents:''' Barbara and Richard Speight.
'''Siblings:''' Two older sisters, Barby and Lindy.
'''Spouse:''' Jaci Kathryn Hays, a dot-com executive in California, married since June 28, 2003.
'''Children:''' Three sons; Steve, Fletcher and Frank.
He started taking tap lessons when he was about five, then started dancing as an extra in ballets and dance groups.
First he played in local commercials and local plays and films, later he got minor roles in Disney Channel shows and movies. While he started his acting career rather early it was not his only activity in these years. He attended an academic all-boys prep school, so studying second year Latin and doing all the prep school academic requirements, but he was also playing football, and ran track.
After High School He attended Montgomery Bell Academy and the University of Southern California's School of Theater, graduating cum laude.
Richard plays the guitar and bass, played in the band ''Fugitive Pope''.
He played Sgt. Warren "Skip" Muck in the Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning World War II miniseries [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0185906/ ''Band of Brothers''], had a recurring role as Deputy Bill Kohler on [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0805663/ ''Jericho''], and he also previously starred on [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0285332/ ''The Agency''], and appeared in ''ER'', ''JAG'', ''Party Of Five'' and ''Running the Halls''.
In 2000 he starred in the short-film [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0220575/ ''In God We Trust''].
He was in ''Memphis Beat'', a few episodes of ''Look'' and he has a recurring role on [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1489428/ ''Justified''] (2011-2012). He appeared in indie films such as [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1740075/ ''AppleBox''] (2011) and [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1535432/ ''Crave''] (2011). He was the lead actor in the comedy movie [http://blindsaints.com/ ''Three Blind Saints''] (2011).
He was seen in several commercials for e.g. Capital One Credit Card, IBM, Disney, Diet Pepsi (2003) and Pepsi Max (2010-2012, see also[[Pepsi Angel]]).
'''Upcoming roles:'''
* [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1884369/ ''noobz''] (2012) ''post-production''
* [http://www.toappomattox.com/ ''To Appomattox''] (2013) ([http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2032276/ IMDb page]) ''pre-production''
[[File:richard speight jr. gym shorts.jpg|thumb|Richard posing in the same outfit as Dean in After School Special]]
*[[2.15 Tall Tales]]
*[[3.11 Mystery Spot]]
*[[5.08 Changing Channels]]
*[[5.19 Hammer of the Gods]]
==Richard in Fandom==
[[Image:Richardspeight.jpg‎|300px|right|frame|Richard as The Trickster]]
*Richard on Twitter as [http://www.twitter.com/dicksp8jr @dicksp8jr]
*[http://www.facebook.com/?ref=home#!/pages/Richard-Speight-Jr/82564029662 Richard's Facebook Page]
*Richard on [http://thegermane.com/user/588/profile TheGermane]
===[[:Category:Conventions|Convention]] Appearances===
*[[Salute to Supernatural Chicago 2008]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural New Jersey 2009]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural L.A. 2009]]
*[[Asylum 2009]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Vancouver 2009]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Chicago 2009]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural L.A. 2010]]
*[[Jus In Bello Italy 2010]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Vancouver 2010]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Chicago 2010]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural San Francisco 2011]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural L.A. 2011]]
*[[Jus In Bello Italy 2011]]
*[[Asylum 6 2011]]
*[[Asylum Europe 2|Asylum Europe 2 2011]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Nashville 2011]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural New Jersey 2011]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Boston 2011]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Vancouver 2011]]
*[[Salute To Supernatural Toronto 2011]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Chicago 2011]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural Nashville 2012]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural L.A. 2012]]
*[[Jus In Bello Italy 2012]] 
*[[Roadhouse Con Brasil 2012]] 
*[[All Hell Breaks Loose 3 Sydney/Melbourne 2012]]
*[[Supernatural: The Apocalypse]]
*[[Salute to Supernatural New Jersey 2012]] ''Confirmed''
*[[Salute to Supernatural Vancouver 2012]] ''Confirmed''
*[[Salute to Supernatural Dallas 2012]] ''Confirmed''
*[[Salute to Supernatural Toronto 2012]] ''Confirmed''
*[[Salute To Supernatural Chicago 2012]] ''Confirmed''
*[[Asylum 9 2012]] ''Confirmed''
*[[Salute to Supernatural Las Vegas 2013]] ''Confirmed''
==External links==
*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0817620/ Richard Speight Jr. on IMDB]
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Speight,_Jr. Richard Speight Jr. on Wikipedia]
*[http://www.actorslife.com/Speight1.html Richard Speight Jr. on Actor's Life]
===Fugitive Pope===
*[http://nmusic1.music.a1.b.yahoo.com/videos/Fugitive+Pope/Snow--2151662 Fugitive Pope - Snow] Video Clip [http://www.songmama.com/song_15994_Fugitive_Pope-Snow.html (Alternate Link)]
* Download the album ''Dumb and Uncomfortable'' from [http://www.mediafire.com/?yjtzz03o02d Mediafire] (the file seems to be deleted)  with Richard's [http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n106/Scyllaya/Richard-greenlight1.jpg permission].
* Richard postet a NEW download link himself : [http://www.mediafire.com/download/1zvue1onq18hm0d/Fugitive+Pope+-+Dumb+and+Uncomfortable.zip] 
===Clips, Articles and [[Interviews]]===
*[http://eclipsemagazine.com/hollywood-insider/13210/ Interview with Eclipse Magazine] - November 2009
*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCqATe5ONUw Richard Speight Jr. talks about Gabriel and his favorite trickster moment] 2009
*[http://fangasmthebook.wordpress.com/2010/04/27/gabriel-went-out-like-a-man-not-a-weenie-%E2%80%93-richard-speight-jr-on-his-character%E2%80%99s-exit/ Richard on Gabriel's Death ] April 2010
*[http://supernaturalfansonline.com/2010/04/21/examinercom-interviews-richard-speight-jr/ Examiner.com Interviews Richard Speight Jr. ] April 2010
*[http://fangasmthebook.wordpress.com/2011/01/31/it%e2%80%99s-all-about-the-brothers-%e2%80%93-richard-speight-jr-on-gabriel-nude-scenes-and-sam%e2%80%99ndean-envy/ Richard interview with Fangasm]
*[http://www.thewinchesterfamilybusiness.com/news-and-announcements/69-interviews/16385-sablegreens-exclusive-interview-with-richard-speight-jr.html The Winchester Family Business: Sablegreen's Exclusive Interview with Richard Speight Jr.] August 2011
*[http://www.winchesterbros.com/site/index.php/interviews/8285-exclusive-interview-with-richard-speight-jr-on-his-new-movie-and-supernatural Winchesterbros interview with Richard Speight, Jr. on Three Blind Saints and Supernatural] December 2011
* Watch the short-film [http://vimeo.com/25008515 ''In God We Trust'']
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