Richard is an award winning stand up comedian and actor, best known for playing Springleaf in three series of Baby Cow’s Zapped! for DAVE. Other credits include The Larkins (ITV1), Rosie Molloy Gives Up Everything (Sky), Hold The Sunset (BBC2), Miranda (BBC2), Peep Show (Channel 4) and feature films The Comedian’s Guide To Survival, Nina Forever and Catherine Tate’s Nan.
Richard has also appeared in commercial campaigns for ITV Christmas, Paddy Power and Carlsberg.
A film obsessive, Richard has written and performed 2 Edinburgh shows about his love of VHS, and continues to run his live night Richard Sandling’s Perfect Movie. He has also performed as part of the prestigious Britcom showcase at Montreal’s famous Just For Laughs Festival.