Joined the Royal Shakespeare Company at age 28 for 18 months. [97], Armitage landed the lead role of Daniel Miller in Berlin Station, an original spy series for Epix. In 2014 he was the protagonist of Yael Farber's acclaimed version of Arthur Miller's The Crucible at the Old Vic in London, for which role he was nominated for an Olivier Award. [94], On 12 July 2015, Armitage revealed he was about to start filming Brain on Fire in Vancouver, Canada. See more ideas about thorin oakenshield, the hobbit, lord of the rings. Actor - Gary. [March 2008], Shot "Marie Lloyd" in the role of her first husband Percy Courtenay. [57][58][59] He played "Chop" (the author's nickname), an ex-social worker, drunk and drug addict in Britain's lowerclass who befriends the hardened young delinquent Urban. Thorin tries to run off and exact his revenge on Azog the Defiler. 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En el ojo de la tormenta. Young Thráin II is played by Michael Mizrahi and Thomas Robins in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. I don't go abseiling or snowboarding, but I sometimes think that stepping out on stage can have the same kind of adrenaline rush. 70 likes. Nominated for WhatsOnStage Best Actor in a Play Award - for his role in The Crucible. After completing the programme at Pattison College in 1988, Armitage joined the Nachtcircus in Budapest for six months to obtain his Equity Card, a requirement at the time for entertainment professionals to work in the UK. Dolarhyde is a serial killer, a character type which Armitage had expressed interest in portraying. Thorin Oakenshield is one of the main characters and the deuteragonist of The Hobbit. At the end of a job, you have to remind yourself who and what you are. [57][60] Armitage explained his attraction to this role: "it ticks a few boxes for me: it"s based on a really interesting piece of literature, but also based on living people, who have been working with us on set. [75] Armitage appeared in the last six episodes of season 3,[76][77] earning high praise, wide acclaim[78][79][80] and several award nominations, including two wins. It's like you become someone else, like stepping into another universe. Antes de la Fama. [30] North & South was an unexpected success. Brain on Fire premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) on 14 September 2016. I was looking for something else, so that's why I went back to drama school. But I actually stay with the character for 18 months. Thorin so handsome. Suffers from aquaphobia (specifically, fear of drowning) stemming from an incident in which his stroller fell into a neighbor's pond when he was a toddler. [July 2008], Filmed some scenes of Spooks Series 7 in Moscow. |  Discover (and save!) [9] Due to worldwide demand to see the production, Digital Theatre captured the live performance to bring The Crucible to cinemas and for digital download. Just as Viggo became Aragorn, so Richard IS Thorin. There's anger and there's injustice. Nominated for an Olivier Best Actor Award for his role in The Crucible. [86][87] The cast and crew later moved to the Ardennes region of Belgium to complete filming,[88] with Armitage wrapping one week earlier than the film wrap at the end of May. This was demonstrated when he participated in the Battle of Azanulbizar in TA 2799. "[112] He creates "character diaries" with entire biographies for the characters he plays. [62], Armitage next appeared as John Proctor in The Old Vic's production of Arthur Miller's The Crucible. Their toxic marriage may be over but they are still in contact with each other as they co-parent their daughter Zoe. [96] Filming began 13 July 2015. He attended Pattison College in Binley Road, Coventry, where he discovered his love for acting. Richard Crispin Armitage was born and raised in Leicester, England, to Margaret (Hendey), a secretary, and John Armitage, an engineer. He could have been a good man, but he is forever dragged down by his fatal flaw – that he wants glory at all costs. Even if it was just a flicker of the eye or something, they got it. 8,1. [35] He starred in The Impressionists, playing the young Claude Monet,[36] and as Dr Alec Track in ITV's The Golden Hour, a medical series based on the London Air Ambulance. Posts about Thorin Oakenshield written by fedoralady. Thorin first appears in Bag End, where he is introduced to Bilbo Baggins by Gandalf the Grey. [on suffering an injury on the set of Spooks before his first audition for Thorin Oakenshield] I had taken so many painkillers that I hobbled into the room, sat on my hands and the whole meeting passed in a bit of a blur. Hancock, Louise. I don't think actors need to go on pedestals. I think it's a weird thing. His father, Thrain, does not allow Thorin to go any further. "[41] During the filming of series 7 Armitage allowed himself to be subjected to waterboarding to film a flashback sequence. "I think I'm a concentrating actor. He was the first actor to audition for the role and the last person cast. [101] In it he will play the role of James, the ex-husband of Delpy's character Isabelle. After twelve years away and having earned that name recognition, Armitage returned to the stage in 2014 taking his first leading role in a major production. [95] Subsequent news outlets provided more details about his role as "Big Man" Tom Cahalan, father of the protagonist in the true-life story of young journalist Susannah Cahalan's sudden descent into inexplicable madness and the eleventh-hour diagnosis by one doctor. He landed a key role in BBC Robin Hood from 2006 to 2009 as the dark and evil Guy of Gisborne, then from 2008 to 2010 he played Lucas North in the successful British series Spooks (MI-5 in the USA). Performed on 16 January 2014 as part of the centenary celebrations commemorating the publication of. Is a fan of Damages(2007). Saved by Stacey . Nominated for WhatsOnStage Best Actor in a Play Award - for his role in The Crucible. For me it was a bit too theatrical and all about standing on stage and showing off. Richard Crispin Armitage (born 22 August 1971) is an English film, television, theatre and voice actor. He reprised the role in 2007 for Red Nose Day. He was among the finalists for the role of Pennywise in It (2017) before Bill Skarsgard was cast. [89][90], News broke on 13 May 2015 that Armitage would star in Clearance, the first English language film by Finnish director Aku Louhimies and set to film in South Africa in November 2015. "'Spooks' Peter Firth interview: 'They won't kill Harry off'". If nothing else, I think, with my audition I may have succeeded in showing my ability to convey pain! [on his professional quandary, as a six-foot-two actor, in playing Thorin, the Dwarf King] I think the biggest challenge for me is that when I walk into a room they think the wrong guy has come to the audition. Armitage has recorded several audiobooks and has worked as a narrator on TV and radio shows and adverts. [5] Filmed in South Africa, Armitage found the main challenge of the role was to show how the character resolved being a trained killer with having a family and home life. Antes de ese papel, era conocido por interpretar a John Thorton en North & South. Tolkien. [31] The BBC message boards crashed shortly after the telecast as a result of chatter about him[20] and he was hailed as the new "Mr. Darcy"[32][33] (referring to Colin Firth's "Mr Darcy" whom many regard as the definitive romantic leading man). He marched with one of the Dwarven armies beneath the East-g… Averigua lo que Thorin Oakenshield (thorinoferebor) ha descubierto en Pinterest, la mayor colección de ideas del mundo. Me and my sister, Woolah, love to make people smile! [63] The production drew an unprecedented number of 5-star reviews and was a commercial success. He has narrated several audio books with Audible, for which he has received two nominations for an Audie Award. [October 2006], Shot the 7th series of Spooks in London. Throughout the film, Thorin expresses his disinterested in having Bilbo as a companion and doubts the hobbit's abilities and status as a burglar. [72] He filmed the series in Toronto, Canada from January[73] to April,[74] and the series aired from 4 June to 29 August 2015. Directed by Yaël Farber and performed in the round, the play ran from 21 June to 13 September 2014. Sep 10, 2020 - Explore Annie B's board "Thorin oakenshield" on Pinterest. [March 2011], Filmed the BBC Drama, Robin Hood, in Hungary, where he played Guy of Gisborne, the Sheriff of Nottingham's evil henchman. In 2020, he played the lead role in the Netflix miniseries The Stranger. Retratos Bilbo Baggins Thorin Oakenshield Thranduil Legolas Richard Armitage Jackson Tierra Media mezzmerized by richard This blog is devoted to Richard Armitage, supremely talented British actor, and beautiful man, inside and out. Armitage was born in Leicester, England, the younger son of Margaret, a secretary, and John Armitage, an engineer. In "Gently Go Man" he played the character of Ricky, a Geordie biker. During the climax, Thorin came face to face with Azog the Defiler, but w… It's what is useful to me. Actor - Thorin Oakenshield. El Hobbit: La desolación de Smaug. However, he appeared as a guest star in the first episode to resolve John Porter's fate. As much as it's possible to be like that I suppose I kind of do step in and out, I'm not one of these people that can't talk to other people because I'm in my character, but I kind of do stay with the character, yeah. Armitage joined the cast of Spooks as the character Lucas North for series 7, which began on 27 October 2008 in the UK. [109][110] However, recently he rejected the label of "method actor." People were really picking up on that. The Misty Mountains Cold Concerning Hobbits Mr Right Great Thinkers Desolation Of Smaug Thorin Oakenshield Jrr Tolkien Thranduil Many Faces. [20][21] "I needed to do something a bit more truthful than musical theatre. [67][68] The film was released in May 2016. See more ideas about Thorin oakenshield, The hobbit, Lotr. Richard Crispin Armitage (born 22 August 1971) is an English actor. Staged reading. Be part of the unique and adventurous stories of my past, presence and future! He has narrated television documentaries such as Homes from Hell, Empire's Children, Too Poor for Posh School?, The Great Sperm Race, Forest Elephants: Rumble in the Jungle, Surgery School, and Elsa: The Lioness That Changed the World. "Tackling a Tough Shoot,", Cope, Samantha. [99], Armitage co-starred in the heist comedy Ocean's 8 (2018). [December 2006], Shot the 7th series of Spooks in London. Mar 29, 2013 - This Pin was discovered by Jenn Miller. It doesn't mean I can't have a conversation or go and make a cup of coffee. Number of Comparisons: 2 Franchise: Lord of the Rings Thorin Oakenshield is the King of the Dwarves and rightful ruler of the Lonely Mountain, which had been taken over by … [December 2008], Shot Sky1 6-part series "Strike Back" in South Africa. Filmed in Berlin from November 2015 to April 2016, with some additional filming in the Canary Islands, the series premiered on Epix in the fall of 2016. 2014. 6,0. Thorin II Escudo de Roble (Thorin II Oakenshield en el original en inglés) es un personaje ficticio del legendarium del escritor británico J. R. R. Tolkien.Thorin II es un enano del linaje de Durin.Nacido en la Montaña Solitaria en 2746 de la Tercera Edad, es hijo de Thráin II y nieto de Thrór, el último rey bajo la Montaña antes del ataque de Smaug el Dorado. He received recognition in the UK with his first leading role as John Thornton in the British television programme North & South (2004). Richard Armitage, you really are a pretty special guy. [May 2006], Filmed series 8 of "Spooks" in London. See more ideas about thorin oakenshield, the hobbit, lotr. Opened on 22 September 1998 for three-week run. By 1992, he began to doubt if musical theatre was the right career path, so he enrolled at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) in 1993 to further study acting. He turned to film and television roles when he noticed that leading stage roles went to actors with name recognition who could bring in patrons to fill venues. "[61] Urban and the Shed Crew premiered at the Leeds International Film Festival (LIFF) on 7 November 2015. At 17, joined a circus in Budapest for six weeks to get his Equity card. He has recorded many audio books: six based on BBC's Robin Hood, Bernard Cornwell's The Lords of the North, three Georgette Heyer novels for Naxos AudioBooks (Sylvester, or the Wicked Uncle, Venetia, and The Convenient Marriage), David Coppperfield by Charles Dickens for Audible Studios and Hamlet, Prince of Denmark: A Novel. Stephenson, David. So it's about staying in the scene, staying with my head in the scene and attempting to keep the character with me. At age 14, he persuaded his parents to send him to a vocational school in Coventry where he could develop his musical talents. American casting agents noticed posters of him as John Porter in London. The BBC was publishing novels of the first four episodes of series one and asked Armitage to record the audiobook versions. He took part in many theatre productions all over the UK, from musical theatre (Cats) to classical theatre (Death of a Salesman). [81][82][83], After wrapping on Hannibal in late April 2015, Armitage joined his fellow Pilgrimage castmates[84] who had already begun filming in Connemara, Ireland two weeks prior. Armitage was hoping to star in a drama based on Richard III. Ver más ideas sobre richard armitage, hombres atractivos, thorin escudo de roble. Thorin Oakenshield Tribute Actor : Richard Armitage Movie : The Hobbit The Battle Of The Five Armies "[26] After this he took supporting roles in the TV productions of Between the Sheets,[27] Cold Feet (series 5),[28] and Ultimate Force (series 2). It's like, 'I did the right thing, with the wrong outcome. Ran from 22 September to 18 December 2016. [April 2007], Completed filming the first episode of _"Inspector George Gently" (2007)_ qv. That's why Lucas is interesting as I get to play someone with a complex psychology who goes out there and tries to save the world. Tags. [20] "In order to sustain the character of Guy, you have to find the conflict within him. Actor inglés que fue introducido a las audiencias internacionales como Thorin Oakenshield en The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey en el 2012. He became heir of the lost King under th… In 2011, he provided the narration for a series about the Royal Navy flagship HMS Ark Royal,[105] 125 Years of Wimbledon: You Cannot Be Serious, and Fraud Squad. "[111], He frequently speaks of developing and being drawn to dualism in his characters. [91] It is an action drama about a hardened mine expert named Ray (Armitage) and his pregnant partner (Naomi Harris) who are kidnapped in South Sudan. This was the last time Thorin saw his father alive as Thrain disappears and never returns. On 20 May 2009, Armitage appeared in the BBC1 drama Moving On as John Mulligan. By fourteen, having secured a grant from the Leicestershire Authority, he successfully persuaded his mother to allow him to transfer to Pattison College in Coventry, an independent boarding school specialising in the Performing Arts so that he could focus on drama and dance. Per agent David Higham, Bridget Cleary is likely the Irish drama. [February 2007], Filmed new Jimmy McGovern's project "Moving On" (working title) in Liverpool. [4] He voiced Trevor Belmont in the Netflix adaptation of Castlevania. [102] Armitage plays the leading role of Adam Price in Netflix's 2020 mystery thriller miniseries, The Stranger, which is based on the Harlan Coben novel of the same title. His character, a cerebral analyst from Langley, is a newly anointed undercover CIA officer tasked with finding a mole in Berlin. [24], That same year Armitage appeared in his first major television role, as John Standring in the BBC drama Sparkhouse (2002). Actor - Thorin Oakenshield. "[30], In 2005, he played Peter MacDuff in Macbeth in the BBC's ShakespeaRe-Told series and appeared as a recovering gambling addict in one episode of Inspector Lynley Mysteries. [April 2009], Shot Miss Marple and then returned to shooting Guy of Gisbourne in the second series of Robin Hood. [16][27], In 2004, Armitage landed his first leading role as textile mill owner John Thornton in the BBC adaptation of Elizabeth Gaskell's North & South. In the 1977 animated version of The Hobbit, Thorin is voiced by Hans Conried. [65] Digital Theatre made the digital download available worldwide on 17 March 2015.[66]. A script has been in development since 2010 and "a lot of people... are interested [in producing it], but there is no one that will step on the gas. [50] All three films were released in December, starting with The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in 2012, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug in 2013 and The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies in 2014.

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