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Richard Armitage

Was signed up for Tap Dancing classes at the age of four, to correct his pigeon toes. In order to obtain his Equity Card, he joined a circus in Budapest at the age of 17. Enrolled in drama school at 22 where he completed the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art's (LAMDA) three year program. Got his firstexperience ofacting in a feature film witha one-line role in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (1999). In 2009, he beat international stars Johnny Depp and Daniel Craig to be the winner of the Romantic Novelists' Sexiest Thing on Two Legs award. Agreed to beundergo theexperience of water torture for a scene in the seventh season of Spooks (2002) where his character undergoes waterboarding - a practice banned in the UK.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
29% Alice Through the Looking Glass
  • King Oleron
2016
17% Brain on Fire
  • Tom Cahalan
2016
No Score Yet The Hobbit Trilogy
  • Thorin
2015
59% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
  • Thorin Oakenshield
2014
95% Last Days in Vietnam
  • Actor
2014
21% Into The Storm
  • Gary
2014
74% The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
  • Thorin Oakenshield
2013
No Score Yet The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Extended Edition)
  • Actor
2013
64% The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • Thorin
2012
80% Captain America: The First Avenger
  • Heinz Kruger
2011
No Score Yet Charlie
  • Actor
2010
No Score Yet Miss Marie Lloyd
  • Actor
2007
No Score Yet Shakespeare Retold
  • Actor
2007
No Score Yet Impressionists
  • Claude Monet (younger)
2006
No Score Yet Frozen
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Ordeal by Innocence
  • Actor
1987

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet Robin Hood
2006-2009
  • Guy of Gisborne Sir Guy of Gisborne
91% Strike Back
2013
  • John Porter
No Score Yet MI-5
2003-2011
  • Lucas North
89% Hannibal
2013-2015
  • Francis Dolarhyde
70% Berlin Station
2016
  • Daniel Meyer Daniel Miller
No Score Yet POV
1988
  • Appearing
No Score Yet Moving On
2009-2016
  • John Mulligan
No Score Yet Inspector George Gently
2008-2015
  • Ricky Deeming
No Score Yet The View
1997
  • Guest

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