Richard Harmon portrays John Murphy on the CW's The 100. He originally appeared as a recurring character in seasons One and Two. He has been a main cast member since Season Three.

Life and Career

Richard Harmon was born in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada on August 18, 1991. Harmon made his acting debut in the 2002 television series Jeremiah. Richard is a fan of American football, especially the Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team. He also is a fan of the television show SpongeBob SquarePants. He is the brother of actress Jessica Harmon (Niylah). He is a fan of Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones.

Harmon has played Ray Snider in Tower Prep. He is also known for his roles as Jasper Ames in The Killing and as Julian Randol in Continuum. He also played the role of Andrew Breen in The Wishing Tree. Harmon recently worked on a project called If I Had Wings about a blind track runner named Alex, whom he played.

For full filmography, see IMDb.


  • On May 12, 2015, it was announced that Harmon would be a series regular in Season Three.[1]
  • He is one of the five actors on The 100 to also act in Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief.
  • He is one of nine The 100 actors to also act in Bates Motel.
  • He is one of the eight actors on the The 100 who also act Continuum.
  • He is one of five actors on The 100 to also act in R.L. Stines: The Hauting Hour - The Series.
    • Eve Harlow, Genevieve Buechner, Olivia Steele Falconer and Michael Jonsson also appeared.
      • He and Genevieve Buechner appear in the same episode.
  • He is one of three The 100 to also act in Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room.
    • Brenden Meyer (Myles) and Nick Hunnings (Lee) also appear.
  • He auditioned for Bellamy before being cast as Murphy.[2]
  • His sister, Jessica Harmon, also appears on The 100. She plays the role of Niylah.
  • He was in a relationship with Genevieve Buechner for a couple of years. They have since broken up. He is currently in a relationship with Rhiannon Fish.[3]
  • Like Luisa and JR, he potrayed an Witch Hunter on The CW former series The Secret Circle.
    • Luisa played the role of Simone, JR portrayed Isaac and Richard portrayed the role of Ian (They're all Witch Hunters).
    • Hiro Kanagawa (Council Member #3), also appeared in this series.


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