Richard, Adam

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Name
Richard, Adam Gender: M
Adam Richard Dellamarta
born on 10 January 1971 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Melbourne, Australia, 37s49, 144e58
Timezone AEST h10e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 18°52' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 28°19 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 16°00'



Biography

Australian comedian, actor, radio presenter, writer and media personality, best known for co-writing and starring in Outland, an ABC1 comedy series about a group of LGBT sci-fi geeks. Richard was also a team captain on the 2014 revival of music quiz and live music performance show Spicks and Specks.

Since 2001, Richard has (along with Scott Brennan and Toby Sullivan) been one-third of comedy group Talking Poofy, and their podcast (The Poofcast) has been running since 2010.

He is openly gay and has been billed as the country's first openly gay comedian. He has also revealed he suffers from debilitating panic attacks but is able to get it under control, with assistance.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes him on Twitter: "ta! I was born at 5am, so still well in" [1], posted at 11:49pm AEST on 10 January 2015 in response to a follower's greeting, "happy "almost belated" birthday Adam!" [2], "thank you mister Williams, greatly appreciated on my 15th annual 29th birthday..." (posted 10 January 2015, therefore meaning he was turning age 44) [3], "that is my actual birthday! 43 today!" (posted 10 January 2014) [4], "i haven't been dellamarta since '97!" [5]. Birth name and place from news article: "Born in Carlton as Adam Richard Dellamarta" ("Fox stunned by straightshooter" by Wendy Hargreaves, The Age, 7 June 2007 [6]). Wikipedia incorrectly has 1 January.

Categories

  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Other Psychological (Panic attacks)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Gay
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer (Presenter)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star ("Outland," 2012)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Other Entertainment (Media personality)
  • Vocation : Writers : Humor
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenwriter)
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field (Australia's first openly gay comedian)