Joseph Michael "Joey" Richter is a current member of Team StarKid best known for playing Ron Weasley in A Very Potter Musical. His latest StarKid role was playing Ted in The Guy Who Didn't Like Musicals. He grew up in a town in Orange County, California called Laguna Niguel.

He is well-known for his crooked jaw, which was made fun of when he played a fictionalized version of himself in Me and My Dick.

He is very close with StarKid co-founder Darren Criss. They were roommates, but now Joey rooms with Brian Rosenthal.

Joey has a Los Angeles-based comedy group with Brian Rosenthal and Corey Lubowich called Tin Can Bros for which he is a writer, producer, and actor.


Richter graduated from the University of Michigan in 2011.

Other worksEdit

Richter starred in a YouTube web series with Joseph Walker called Tasty Tests promoting Red Vines.

In Camp Chapel, an independent short film, he played the lead of Alex Wilcott.

He played Themba the Zebra in the 2013 animated film Khumba.

He guest starred as Officer Petey (a minor recurring role) on the Disney Channel Show Jessie (Episodes: "Badfellas," "Cattle Calls and Scary Walls," "Green Eyed Monster," and "Pain in the Rear Window").

He was an extra in the Glee episode "Sadie Hawkins" as a member of NYADA's Glee club, Adam’s Apples, along with Tessa Netting

He also plays the role of Theon Greyjoy in the web series School of Thrones.

He appeared as Pete in the independent short film I Ship It, written and directed by Yulin Kuang for the Sundance Film Festival.

Richter starred in a BuzzFeed short film "If Men Got Pregnant," which saw him appear as now-BuzzFeed producer Devin Lytle's pregnant husband (most likely an intentional casting).