Richard Attenborough looking off into the distance
Richard Attenborough
John Hammond
in Jurassic Park, The Lost World: Jurassic park
Sir Richard Attenborough portrays John Hammond, a billionaire developer who has used his resources to create the world’s most extraordinary amusement park.

Richard Attenboroguh was an award winning producer/director who began his cadreer as an actor and has starred in more than 50 films. When Steven Spielberg persuaded him to play John Hammond in Jurassic Park, it was the first time Lord Attenborough worked in front of the camera since 1979, when he co-starred in The Human Factory.