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Late Paul Ritter - Who Was He?

Published Wed Dec 22 2021 By sijal
Late Paul Ritter - Who Was He?

Simon Paul Adams also known as Paul Ritter was a British Actor who had been categorized in many 20's films and TV series. He was starred in 'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince' in the role of Eldred Worple.

On April 5, 2021, he was gone at the age of 54, Paul was suffering from a brain tumor and became the cause of his death.

Wife and Children

The versatile actor Paul Ritter known for his emotive role on a movie screen was born on Dec 20, 1966, in Kent (Faversham), United Kingdom. He got married to Poly Radcliffe in 1996 at the age of 30. They have together two sons named Frank and Noah.

Paul Ritter life biography in short
Late Paul Ritter Biography, Career, and Family.source:


He studied at Gravesend Grammar School where he mastered Theatre Studies and went to St. John's college in Cambridge. He  started his career as an actor and was featured in many films and Tv series afterward.

Ritter became to be well known after being featured in 'Friday Night Dinner'( 2011-2020). He stepped into the movie world from the film 'Quantum of Solace'(2008). Ritter was also featured in the movie 'Chernobyl'. 

Ritter career and cinematography
Paul with his beautiful wife Poly Radcliffe. source:


1)Laurence Olivier Award(2006), Nominated for best performance in a supporting role(Coram Boy).

2)Online Film and Television Association,  Nominated for a film (Chernobyl).

3)British Academy Television Award, Nominated as Male Performance in a Comedy Programme (Friday Night Dinner).

He was a winner of a 'Tony Award'  for his amazing screen presence.

Simon Paul Adams with his Co-stars
Rtter in his role-play with his co-actor Showbiz Tamsin Greig. source: chronicle live

Net worth and House to His Wife

'Friday Night Dinner' star Paul Ritter's total net worth was estimated to be $9 million. 

Paul has mentioned his house worth $634,835 which he brought 20 years ago. As per the documents, Harry Potter and Chernobyl star had left his entire property of around $805,355 to his family.